There are 6 ways to get from Rostock to Tallinn by plane, train, car ferry, bus 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

Fly from Rostock  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Rostock (RLG) to Tallinn (TLL) RLG - TLL

$230 - $822

Cheapest option

Train to Hamburg, fly  •  7 h 5 min

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

$72 - $295

4 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  30 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Rostock Seehafen Fähre to Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade
  2. Take the train from København H to Stockholm Centralstation
  3. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn

$290 - $515

Bus  •  31 h

  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 Tallinn 920

$82 - $186

Bus, car ferry  •  33 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Rostock, Rostock central bus station to Copenhagen 032
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Stockholm 602 / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn

$211 - $371

Drive  •  18 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Rostock to Tallinn 884.4 miles

$180 - $270

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rostock to Tallinn is to bus which costs 70€ - 160€ and takes 31 h.

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The quickest way to get from Rostock to Tallinn is to train and fly which costs 60€ - 260€ and takes 7 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rostock station to Tallinn. However, there are services departing from Rostock, Rostock central bus station and arriving at Tallinn via Berlin and Rīga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h.

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The distance between Rostock and Tallinn is 969 km. The road distance is 1415 km.

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The best way to get from Rostock to Tallinn without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 30 h 2 min and costs 240€ - 450€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 28 min to get from Rostock to Tallinn, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Rostock to Tallinn is to fly which takes 7 h 28 min and costs 190€ - 750€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 70€ - 160€ and takes 31 h.

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Map of how to get from Rostock to Tallinn.
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  • Distance: 605.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 28 min

What companies run services between Rostock, Germany and Tallinn, Estonia?

BMI Regional, LOT and four other airlines fly from Rostock to Tallinn every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rostock to Tallinn via Berlin, Berlin central bus station, Berlin, and Rīga in around 31 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rostock to Tallinn via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Rostock to Tallinn via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from Rostock to Tallinn via Stuttgart, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Hamburg to Tallinn via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Rostock to Tallinn via Stuttgart, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Hamburg to Tallinn via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Rostock to Tallinn via Munich, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Rostock to Tallinn via Stuttgart, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Hamburg to Tallinn via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Hamburg to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Train operators
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
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 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$55 - $80
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$95 - $130
2nd Class Refundable
$95 - $130
1st Class Refundable
$130 - $190
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
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rostock, Rostock central bus station to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $65
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 Tallinn
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $22
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
Temptrans
Website
temptrans.ee
Bus from Riga to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
temptrans.ee
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
$160 - $280
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$222
Vehicle
$228
Cabin
$280

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