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There are 8 ways to get from Rostock to Saint Petersburg by plane, train, bus, car ferry or car

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Fly from Rostock  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Rostock (RLG) to Pulkovo (LED) RLG - LED

$240 - $721

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Bus, train  •  41 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Rostock to Kaliningrad 1151402
  2. Take the train from Kaliningrad to St Petersburg Vitebskii D

$70 - $161

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Train to Hamburg, fly  •  7 h 41 min

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

$101 - $374

Bus to Berlin Tegel, fly  •  7 h 50 min

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

$104 - $242

Train  •  33 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Rostock, Hauptbahnhof to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof Re5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Warszawa Zachodnia Ec
  3. Take the train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Brest Central D
  4. Take the train from Brest Central to St Petersburg Vitebskii D

$116 - $175

Bus  •  36 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Rostock, Rostock central bus station to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 047 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Berlin to Rīga
  3. Take the bus from Rīga to Saint Petersburg

$95 - $186

Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Rostock Hbf to Stockholm Cityterminalen 32
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn
  3. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Saint Petersburg

$293 - $437

Drive  •  22 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Rostock to Saint Petersburg 1046.2 miles

$220 - $320

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The cheapest way to get from Rostock to Saint Petersburg is to bus which costs 80€ - 170€ and takes 36 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rostock to Saint Petersburg is to fly which costs 200€ - 650€ and takes 6 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rostock station to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Rostock, Rostock central bus station and arriving at Saint Petersburg via Berlin and Rīga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rostock to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Rostock, Hauptbahnhof and arriving at St Petersburg Vitebskii via Berlin Hbf, Warszawa Zachodnia and Brest Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 48 min.

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The distance between Rostock and Saint Petersburg is 1272 km. The road distance is 1674 km.

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The best way to get from Rostock to Saint Petersburg without a car is to train which takes 33 h 48 min and costs 100€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 39 min to get from Rostock to Saint Petersburg, including transfers.

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

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Rostock to Saint Petersburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Rostock, Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Rostock to Saint Petersburg is to fly which takes 6 h 39 min and costs 200€ - 650€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 100€ - 160€ and takes 33 h 48 min, you could also bus, which costs 80€ - 170€ and takes 36 h 18 min.

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  • Distance: 795 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 39 min

What companies run services between Rostock, Germany and Saint Petersburg, Russia?

BMI Regional, Lufthansa and two other airlines fly from Rostock to Saint Petersburg 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rostock to Saint Petersburg via S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof, Berlin Hbf, Warszawa Zachodnia, and Brest Central in around 33 h 48 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rostock to Pulkovo via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from Rostock to Pulkovo via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,800
Flights from Hamburg to Pulkovo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Hamburg to Pulkovo via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Pulkovo via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Pulkovo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Rostock to Pulkovo via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Rostock to Pulkovo via Munich, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Hamburg to Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Hamburg to Pulkovo via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Rostock to Pulkovo via Munich, Riga
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Hamburg to Pulkovo via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Pulkovo via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Hamburg to Pulkovo via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Pulkovo via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Hamburg to Pulkovo via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Pulkovo via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Hamburg to Pulkovo via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Pulkovo via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Hamburg to Pulkovo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Hamburg to Pulkovo via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Pulkovo via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
RusLine
Website
rusline.aero
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Pulkovo via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $210
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 Hamburg-Bergedorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Rostock, Hauptbahnhof to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Warszawa Zachodnia
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Rostock Hbf to Bergedorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
hvv.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 Warszawa Zachodnia to Brest Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Train from Brest Central to St Petersburg Vitebskii
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $28
Website
www.rw.by
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Kaliningrad to St Petersburg Vitebskii
Ave. Duration
24 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $70
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$27 - $40
2nd Class (Kupé)
$45 - $70
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 Berlin, Berlin TXL, E
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rostock, Rostock central bus station to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rostock Hbf to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Berlin to Rīga
Ave. Duration
21 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Saint Petersburg
Ave. Duration
9 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rostock to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
16 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Berlin ZOB to Riga
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
eurolines.de
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $260
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$203
Vehicle
$209
Cabin
$257
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Tallinn to Saint Petersburg
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
stpeterline.com

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There is no direct flight from Rostock Airport to Pulkovo Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Rostock to Saint Petersburg bus services, operated by Ecolines, arrive at Saint Petersburg station.

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Saint Petersburg is 2 h ahead of Rostock. It is currently 4:15 PM in Rostock and 5:15 PM in Saint Petersburg.

Rostock to Saint Petersburg train services, operated by Belorussian Railways (BŽD), arrive at St Petersburg Vitebskii station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rostock to Saint Petersburg is 1674 km. It takes approximately 22 h 39 min to drive from Rostock to Saint Petersburg.

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Air Baltic, Lufthansa, Aeroflot Russian Airlines and BMI Regional offer flights from Rostock Airport to Pulkovo Airport.

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There are 8040+ hotels available in Saint Petersburg. Prices start at $27 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Rostock to Rostock Airport is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs 50€ - 60€.

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