It is located 40 km away from downtown. It had over 0.3 million air passengers in 2017.


Flughafenstraße 1, 18299 Laage, Germany

Minimum Connection Time in Rostock Airport

The Minimum Connection Time (MCT) required in a specific airport is essential to know if the route has a connecting flight. It is a good idea to be aware of this before booking any flight. When claiming for compensation for a missed connection, a traveller should know the MCT. You can see the minimum time required for connections in Rostock Airport below.

  • Between domestic flights: 20 min.
  • Between domestic and international flights: 60 min.
  • Between international flights: 60 min.

Rostock Airport terminal

Terminals are the sections or separate buildings in airports through which air passengers can travel between ground transport and the places for boarding or disembarking from the aircraft. It's crucial to check from which terminal you are departing from or travelling through due to the fact that travellers may need some extra time to get to the right one, especially in bigger airports. In Rostock Airport there is 1 Terminal.

Terminal 1 – Alitalia, Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and others

How to get to / from Rostock Airport

When it is the first time visiting a destination, it can be a challenge to know the best way to get to the city centre. Public transportation is not always accessible directly from the airport and taxis may be costly. We recommend checking all the alternatives ahead of the flight so you know what your choices are and can schedule your trip accordingly. 

Bus: Rostock Airport

  • Line 127
    Direction: Rostock Central Bus Station (ZOB)
    Travel time (approx.): 35 min. to the Central Bus Station
    Operating hours: according to the flight schedule
    Tickets: can be purchased from the bus driver
    Ticket price: adult single ticket starts from 6.90 EUR, children single ticket starts from 5.70 EUR

Taxi: Rostock Airport

Pick up point: in front of the Terminal

Travel time (approx.): 35 min. to the city centre

Approximate price: 40 EUR

Where to have a rest in Rostock Airport

On occasion you might face a prolonged layover between flights, for example, an overnight layover or a delayed flight until the next day. In such instances, it is important to know the possible places where you can pass time and have a decent rest between flights.

Hotels: Rostock Airport

If your next flight leaves the following morning, or the lounges are not suitable, the choice may be a hotel nearby. Some airports have hotels within the airport, while in others you might need to leave the airport vicinity to reach the nearest hotel. We have selected the best options for you in the event you choose to stay in hotel between flights.

  • Pension Goerke Hotel
    Price: from 55 EUR per night
    Address: An der Chaussee 7, 18299 Laage, Germany
    Contact: +49 38 45420189
    Website: click
  • Airporthotel Kuhs Hotel
    Price: from 95 EUR per night
    Address: Rostocker Chaussee 39, 18276 Kuhs, Germany
    Contact: +49 38454 20238
    Website: click

Rostock Airport café and bistro

The last thing you need during your journey is to feel hungry or thirsty. Whether you need a simple breakfast before an early flight, an unhurried lunch during a lengthy layover, or to merely buy something to eat while on board, we have several options for you to be sure you don’t become hungry during your trip. Go here to find a comprehensive list of places to eat in Rostock Airport.

  • Bistro and Airport shop
    Description: Bistro: coffee specialties, drinks, cakes, and snacks; Airport shop: magazines, books, travel guides, and souvenirs
    Location: by the Terminal entrance
  • Coffee bar
    Description: specialties, drinks, and small snacks
    Location: Departures

Rostock Airport shop

If you are that type of traveller who typically leaves your holiday souvenir shopping to the very last minute, or merely need to kill some time before your flight, then it’s worth visiting the airport shops. Our guide below can help you to discover the top shopping spots for your needs. Follow this link for a full list.

  • Travel Value
    Description: Duty Free
    Location: Departures

Rostock Airport car rental

Sometimes you must travel by car, or it may be the most pleasant transport for your journey. This list of car hire companies will make it easier for you to select the right alternative for your journey.

  • Avis
    Location: Airport area
    Opening hours: Mon-Fri: 08:00 AM - 06:30 PM, Sat: 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM, Sun: 04:00 PM - 06:30 PM
    Contact: +49 38 145828919
  • Sixt
    Location: Airport area
    Opening hours: Mon-Fri and holidays: 08:00 AM - 07:00 PM, Sun: 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
    Contact: +49 89 66060060
  • Europcar
    Location: Airport area
    Opening hours: Mon-Fri: 07:30 AM - 06:00 PM, Sat: 08:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Sun: 09:00 - 11:00 AM
    Contact: +49 38 43210026

Other Rostock Airport services you might need

No other services available for this airport.

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