There are 4 ways to get from Rostock to Lübeck by bus, train, rideshare or car

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

Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Rostock, Rostock central bus station to Lübeck 149

$7 - $12

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Rostock Hbf to Bad Kleinen Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Bad Kleinen to Lübeck Hbf Re

$15 - $47

Rideshare  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Rostock to Lübeck 76.4 miles

$9

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Rostock to Lübeck 72.6 miles

$15 - $22

What companies run services between Rostock, Germany and Lübeck, Germany?

FlixBus operates a bus from Rostock to Lübeck once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rostock to Lübeck via Bad Kleinen in around 2 h 8 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Rostock Hbf to Bad Kleinen
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bad Kleinen to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Rostock Hbf to Bad Kleinen
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rostock, Rostock central bus station to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Rostock to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rostock and Lübeck is 98 km. The road distance is 116 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rostock to Lübeck is to rideshare which costs 8€ and takes 1 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Rostock to Lübeck is to drive which takes 1 h 13 min and costs 13€ - 19€.

No, there is no direct train from Rostock to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from Rostock Hbf and arriving at Lübeck Hbf via Bad Kleinen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 8 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rostock, Rostock central bus station and arriving at Lübeck. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

The bus from Rostock, Rostock central bus station to Lübeck takes 1 h 55 min including transfers and departs once daily.