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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Rostock, Rostock central bus station to Copenhagen N232 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Gothenburg 613

$29 - $49

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Train  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Rostock Seehafen Fähre to Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade
  2. Take the train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation Öresundståg

$111 - $160

Carferry, night bus  •  14 h

  1. Take the carferry from Rostock to Trelleborg
  2. Take the night bus from Malmö Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation 60426 / ...

$39 - $47

Carferry, drive  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the carferry from Rostock to Trelleborg
  2. Drive from Trelleborg to Gothenburg

$62 - $88

Train to Hamburg, fly  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Rostock Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Gothenburg (GOT) HAM - GOT

$73 - $192

Bus to Berlin Tegel, fly  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Rostock, Rostock central bus station to Berlin, Berlin TXL, E
  2. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Gothenburg (GOT) TXL - GOT

$64 - $169

Train to Copenhagen, fly  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Rostock Seehafen Fähre to Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade
  2. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Gothenburg (GOT) CPH - GOT

$150 - $309

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Rostock station to Gothenburg. However, there are services departing from Rostock, Rostock central bus station and arriving at Gothenburg via Copenhagen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 25 min.

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The distance between Rostock and Gothenburg is 402 km.

The best way to get from Rostock to Gothenburg without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 25 min to get from Rostock to Gothenburg, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Rostock to Gothenburg is to bus which takes 10 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 10 h 41 min.

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The quickest flight from Hamburg Airport to Gothenburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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

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CSA and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Hamburg Airport to Gothenburg Airport.

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Map of how to get from Rostock to Gothenburg.
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  • Distance: 251.6 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 25 min

What companies run services between Rostock, Germany and Gothenburg, Sweden?

You can take a bus from Rostock to Gothenburg via Copenhagen in around 10 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rostock to Gothenburg via Seehafen West, Rostock Seehafen Fähre, Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade, and København H in around 10 h 41 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Gothenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Gothenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Copenhagen to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $270
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Hamburg to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $170
Train operators
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 Rostock Seehafen Fähre to Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Rostock Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
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 Rostock, Rostock central bus station to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rostock, Rostock central bus station to Berlin, Berlin TXL, E
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Night bus from Malmö Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
www.sj.se
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Night bus from Malmö Norra Vallgatan to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Rostock to Trelleborg
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$20
Small Car
$109
TT-Line
Phone
+49 180 6 666600
Email
info@ttline.com
Website
ttline.com
Car ferry from Rostock to Trelleborg
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $30
Schedules at
ttline.com

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