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Trip Summary

There are 235 daily trains from Stuttgart to Rostock. Traveling by train from Stuttgart to Rostock usually takes around 10 hours and 4 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 7 hours and 27 minutes.

Distance388 mi (625 km)
Fastest train7h 27m
Lowest price£30.02
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines3

Which train should you take from Stuttgart to Rostock?

There are 3 train lines with service from Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg to Rostock, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 228 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Intercity19h 29m£46.36
DB Intercity-Express69h 3m£43.93
Deutsche Bahn22810h 6m£50.46

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Stuttgart to Rostock during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

Can you take a train all the way from Stuttgart to Rostock?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Stuttgart to Rostock. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

How long is the train journey from Stuttgart to Rostock?

The distance between Stuttgart and Rostock is approximately 388 miles, or 625 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 10 hours and 4 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 7 hours and 27 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Stuttgart to Rostock are the most crowded on Sunday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Sunday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Stuttgart at 00:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 21:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Stuttgart to Rostock?

There are 235 scheduled trains on most days. There is one direct train, which you can stay on for the entire journey from Stuttgart to Rostock. In contrast, taking a non-direct train would require you to transfer trains during your trip.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Rostock to Stuttgart. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Stuttgart to Rostock for £23.81.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Stuttgart?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Stuttgart.

Where is the train station in Rostock?

Arrival stations

There are more train stations and stops in Rostock than most cities. Most trains from Stuttgart will stop at one (or more) of the 8 following stations in Rostock:

Train stations in Rostock:

  • Warnemünde

  • Werft

  • Rostock-Lichtenhagen

  • Rostock-Lütten Klein

  • Rostock-Evershagen

  • Rostock-Kassebohm

  • Rostock-Torfbrücke

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