There are 7 ways to get from Rostock to Poland by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train via Berlin Hbf  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Rostock Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Warszawa Centralna Ec

$90 - $136

Cheapest option

Bus Ecolines  •  20 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Rostock to Koszalin
  2. Take the bus from Koszalin to Ciechocinek
  3. Take the bus from Ciechocinek to Warszawa OK2

$39 - $105

5 alternative options

Train Polish Railways (PKP)  •  12 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Bützow to Szczecin Glowny Re
  2. Take the train from Szczecin Glowny to Warszawa Centralna Ic / ...

$58 - $103

Bus Eurolines DE  •  12 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Rostock, Rostock central bus station to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 225 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Berlin ZOB to Warsaw Central 846008

$40 - $101

Drive  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Rostock to Warsaw 495.4 miles

$100 - $150

Train to Hamburg, fly to Warsaw  •  6 h 24 min

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

$72 - $276

Train to Copenhagen, fly to Gdansk  •  9 h 56 min

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

$141 - $357

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rostock to Poland is to bus which costs 30€ - 90€ and takes 12 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rostock to Poland is to train and fly which costs 60€ - 240€ and takes 6 h 24 min.

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The distance between Rostock and Poland is 510 km. The road distance is 792.7 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 1 min to get from Rostock to Poland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rostock station to Poland. However, there are services departing from Rostock, Rostock central bus station and arriving at Warsaw Central via Berlin ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rostock to Poland. However, there are services departing from Rostock Hbf and arriving at Warszawa Centralna via Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 1 min.

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What companies run services between Rostock, Germany and Poland?

You can take a train from Rostock to Warsaw via Berlin Hbf (tief) and Berlin Hbf in around 10 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rostock to Warsaw via Berlin, Berlin central bus station and Berlin ZOB in around 12 h 57 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Gdansk
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $500
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Hamburg to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Hamburg to Warsaw via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Warsaw via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
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 Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bützow to Szczecin Glowny
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
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
Train from Rostock Seehafen Fähre to Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
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 Szczecin Glowny to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$21 - $30
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rostock, Rostock central bus station to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Berlin ZOB to Warsaw Central
Ave. Duration
9 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
eurolines.de
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Berlin to Warszawa Dw. Centralny
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rostock to Koszalin
Ave. Duration
9 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Schedules at
ecolines.net
PKS Polonus
Modlin Bus
Phone
+48 22 290 50 90
Email
info@modlinbus.pl
Website
modlinbus.com
Bus from Ciechocinek to Warszawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
modlinbus.com
OK Bus
Website
okbus.pl
Bus from Ciechocinek to Warsaw - Palace of Culture
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Schedules at
okbus.pl
Book at
okbus.pl

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