There are 5 ways to get from Rostock to Malmö by train, bus, car ferry 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 1 min

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

$79 - $113

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Rostock, Rostock central bus station to Malmö N32 / ...

$14 - $24

3 alternative options

Car ferry via Seehafen West  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Rostock to Trelleborg

$23

Car ferry  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Rostock to Trelleborg

$26 - $30

Train, fly  •  4 h 51 min

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

$68 - $326

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rostock to Malmö is to car ferry which costs 20€ and takes 9 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rostock to Malmö is to train and fly which takes 4 h 51 min and costs 55€ - 290€.

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The distance between Rostock and Malmö is 177 km.

It takes approximately 7 h 1 min to get from Rostock to Malmö, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rostock, Rostock central bus station and arriving at Malmö. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

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

You can take a train from Rostock to Malmö via Seehafen West, Rostock Seehafen Fähre, Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade, and København H in around 7 h 1 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Rostock to Malmö 3 times a day. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 7 h 10 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Rostock Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Malmö C
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
dsb.dk
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$8 - $12
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$11 - $16
2nd Class Refundable
$11 - $16
1st Class Refundable
$14 - $20
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rostock, Rostock central bus station to Malmö
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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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