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Stuttgart to Rostock by train

It takes an average of 8h 37m to travel from Stuttgart to Rostock by train, over a distance of around 389 miles (627 km). There are normally 15 trains per day travelling from Stuttgart to Rostock and tickets for this journey start from $21.80 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 8h 8m
PriceFrom $21.80
Distance389 miles (627 km)
Frequency15 trains per day
First train07:05
Last train13:04
Departure stationStuttgart
Arrival stationRostock
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsDeutsche Bahn

Stuttgart to Rostock train times

Check out the next trains departing from Stuttgart to Rostock for Dienstag Juni 22. 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
07:51 16:06 8h 15m, 2 changes
07:51 16:23 8h 32m, 1 change
07:57 16:37 8h 40m, 2 changes
08:08 16:37 8h 29m, 3 changes
08:23 17:50 9h 27m, 1 change
09:05 17:50 8h 45m, 3 changes
09:51 18:23 8h 32m, 1 change
10:25 18:33 8h 8m, 1 change
10:51 19:50 8h 59m, 3 changes
11:51 20:23 8h 32m, 1 change

Deutsche Bahn and IC (Intercity) trains from Stuttgart to Rostock

You can travel from Stuttgart to Rostock on Deutsche Bahn and IC (Intercity) trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several million passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

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An express train running on German domestic routes, the Intercity is a little slower than the ICE and is also used for long distance trips. The integrated circuit covers long distances with a maximum speed of 125 mph (200 km/h). In recent years, trains of the new generation "Intercity 2" run on some lines at 100 mph (160 km/h) only – these trains, however, offer extra legroom and extra space for toddlers. They are also equipped with air conditioning, a food carriage and wheelchair parking spaces.

Cheap train tickets from Stuttgart to Rostock

The price of train tickets from Stuttgart to Rostock starts at $21.80 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Stuttgart to Rostock by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Stuttgart to Rostock

Want to know more about your journey from Stuttgart to Rostock? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Stuttgart to Rostock take?

The average journey time by train between Stuttgart and Rostock is 8 hours and 37 minutes, with around 15 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Stuttgart and Rostock by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Stuttgart to Rostock is 8 hours and 8 minutes.

How much does the train from Stuttgart to Rostock cost?

Train tickets from Stuttgart to Rostock can start from as little as $21.80 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Stuttgart to Rostock?

No, there are no direct train services from Stuttgart to Rostock. Travelling from Stuttgart to Rostock by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Stuttgart to Rostock leave?

The first train from Stuttgart to Rostock leaves at 07:05. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Stuttgart to Rostock leave?

The last train from Stuttgart to Rostock leaves at 13:04. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Stuttgart and Rostock by train?

Trains travelling from Stuttgart to Rostock cover a distance of around 389 miles (627 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Rostock to Stuttgart.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Stuttgart to Rostock for a typical week day using timetable data for 06/22/2021. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 01/19/2021 for travel on 01/19/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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