There are 6 ways to get from Stockholm to Rostock by plane, train, 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.

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Fly to Hamburg, train  •  6h 47m

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

57€ - 252€

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Bus  •  15h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen to Rostock, Rostock central bus station N32

45€ - 60€

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Fly to Berlin Tegel, train  •  7h 24m

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) ARN - TXL
  2. Take the train from Berlin Gesundbrunnen to Rostock Hbf

76€ - 252€

Train, bus  •  11h 59m

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Malmö Centralstation SJ Snabbtåg X2000 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Malmö to Rostock, Rostock central bus station 032 / ...

50€ - 94€

Train  •  12h 50m

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to København H
  2. Take the train from Koebenhavn H to Luebeck Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Luebeck Hbf to Bad Kleinen Re / ...
  4. Take the train from Bad Kleinen to Rostock Hbf Re / ...

95€ - 181€

Drive  •  12h 9m

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Rostock 1240.8 km

150€ - 230€

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The cheapest way to get from Stockholm to Rostock is to bus which costs 500 kr - 650 kr and takes 15h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Stockholm to Rostock is to fly and train which costs 600 kr - 2700 kr and takes 6h 47m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen and arriving at Rostock, Rostock central bus station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Stockholm station to Rostock. However, there are services departing from Stockholm Centralstation and arriving at Rostock Hbf via Koebenhavn H, Luebeck Hbf and Bad Kleinen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 50m.

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The distance between Stockholm and Rostock is 686 km. The road distance is 1240.8 km.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Rostock without a car is to train and bus which takes 11h 59m and costs 500 kr - 1100 kr.

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It takes approximately 6h 47m to get from Stockholm to Rostock, including transfers.

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Stockholm to Rostock bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen station.

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Stockholm to Rostock train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), depart from Stockholm Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Rostock is to train which takes 12h 50m and costs 1000 kr - 2000 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 500 kr - 650 kr and takes 15h 50m.

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Map of how to get from Stockholm to Rostock.
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  • Distance: 685.5 km
  • Duration: 6h 47m

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

You can take a train from Stockholm to Rostock via København H, Koebenhavn H, Luebeck Hbf, and Bad Kleinen in around 12h 50m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Stockholm to Rostock once daily. Tickets cost 45€ - 60€ and the journey takes 15h 50m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stockholm to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 340€
Flights from Stockholm to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 340€
Flights from Stockholm to Hamburg via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
80€ - 340€
Flights from Stockholm to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 260€
Flights from Stockholm to Berlin Tegel via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 260€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Stockholm to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 170€
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Stockholm to Hamburg via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 700€
Flights from Stockholm to Berlin Tegel via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stockholm to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 270€
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Hamburg via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 600€
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Stockholm to Berlin Tegel via Riga
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 250€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Gesundbrunnen to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bad Kleinen to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Gesundbrunnen to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bad Kleinen to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
21€ - 29€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Gesundbrunnen to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Luebeck Hbf to Bad Kleinen
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bad Kleinen to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
HVV
Train from Bad Kleinen to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
HVV
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
50€ - 65€
2nd Class Ticket
55€ - 70€
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
50€ - 70€
2nd Class Ticket
60€ - 75€
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
28€ - 35€
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Koebenhavn H to Luebeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Malmö to Rostock, Rostock central bus station
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€ - 28€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen to Rostock, Rostock central bus station
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Stockholm Airport to Hamburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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

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Stockholm to Rostock train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Rostock Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stockholm to Rostock is 1241 km. It takes approximately 12h 9m to drive from Stockholm to Rostock.

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Eurowings, Finnair, Norwegian Air Shuttle and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Stockholm Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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Book your Stockholm to Rostock bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 1226+ hotels available in Rostock. Prices start at 55€ per night.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Stockholm Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs 30 kr - 280 kr.

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