There are 7 ways to get from Gdańsk to Rostock by train, bus, car, plane or ferry

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Train  •  10 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Gdansk Glowny to Szczecin Glowny Regional
  2. Take the train from Szczecin, Glowny to Güstrow, Bahnhof Re4

$56 - $98

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Bus  •  12 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Gdańsk, Gdansk to Berlin, Berlin central bus station P24
  2. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Rostock, Rostock central bus station 047 / ...

$46 - $78

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Bus, train  •  12 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Gdańsk to Szczecin
  2. Take the train from Szczecin, Glowny to Güstrow, Bahnhof Re4

$61 - $105

Drive  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Gdańsk to Rostock 372.8 miles

$75 - $120

Fly to Rostock  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Gdansk (GDN) to Rostock (RLG) GDN - RLG

$363 - $1,233

Fly to Hamburg, train  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Gdansk (GDN) to Hamburg (HAM) GDN - HAM
  2. Take the train from Bergedorf to Rostock Hbf

$57 - $341

Fly to Copenhagen, train, ferry  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Gdansk (GDN) to Copenhagen (CPH) GDN - CPH
  2. Take the train from København H to Nykøbing F St.
  3. Take the ferry from Gedser Havn to Rostock, Anleger-Scandlines

$146 - $347

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Gdańsk to Rostock station. However, there are services departing from Gdańsk, Gdansk and arriving at Rostock, Rostock central bus station via Berlin, Berlin central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gdańsk to Rostock. However, there are services departing from Gdansk Glowny and arriving at Rostock, Hauptbahnhof via Szczecin, Glowny and Güstrow, Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 4 min.

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The distance between Gdańsk and Rostock is 424 km. The road distance is 596.4 km.

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The best way to get from Gdańsk to Rostock without a car is to train which takes 10 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 4 min to get from Gdańsk to Rostock, including transfers.

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Gdańsk to Rostock bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Gdańsk, Gdansk station.

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Gdańsk to Rostock train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Gdansk Glowny station.

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The best way to get from Gdańsk to Rostock is to train which takes 10 h 4 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 22 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 9 h 3 min.

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There is no direct flight from Gdansk Airport to Rostock Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Gdańsk to Rostock bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rostock, Rostock central bus station.

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Map of how to get from Gdańsk to Rostock.
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  • Distance: 264.9 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 4 min

What companies run services between Gdańsk, Poland and Rostock, Germany?

You can take a train from Gdańsk to Rostock via Szczecin Glowny, Szczecin, Glowny, and Güstrow, Bahnhof in around 10 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gdańsk to Rostock via Berlin, Berlin central bus station in around 12 h 22 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Gdansk to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Gdansk to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Gdansk to Rostock via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Gdansk to Rostock via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Gdansk to Rostock via Amsterdam, Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Gdansk to Rostock via Amsterdam, Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Gdansk to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Gdansk Glowny to Szczecin Glowny
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$16 - $23
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Szczecin, Glowny to Güstrow, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg-Bergedorf to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Bergedorf to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
hvv.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Nykøbing F St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
dsb.dk
Bus operators
Sindbad
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Gdańsk, Gdansk to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Rostock, Rostock central bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
EST Sp. z o.o.
Email
estgdansk@wp.pl
Website
estgdansk.pl
Bus from Gdańsk Główny to Berlin ZOB
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
estgdansk.pl
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Gdańsk to Berlin ZOB
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Ferry operators
Scandlines
Phone
+45 33 15 15 15
Email
Scandlines@scandlines.com
Website
scandlines.se
Ferry from Gedser Havn to Rostock, Anleger-Scandlines
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
scandlines.se
Economy
$46
Flexible
$154

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Gdańsk to Rostock train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Güstrow, Bahnhof station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gdańsk to Rostock is 596 km. It takes approximately 7 h 8 min to drive from Gdańsk to Rostock.

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KLM, Lufthansa and BMI Regional offer flights from Gdansk Airport to Rostock Airport.

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Book your Gdańsk to Rostock bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 854+ hotels available in Rostock. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Gdańsk to Gdansk Airport is to train which takes 29 min and costs .

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