The cruise port of Warnemunde

Docking in the cruise port of Warnemunde

The cruise port of Warnemunde, your starting point for great excursions

One of the most popular cruise destinations in Europe, the port of Warnemunde welcomes thousands of tourists each year.

Warnemunde is a very modern port city that truly amazes, with its horde of attractions.

The cruise terminal was  opened on 1st of May 2005

For cruise passengers, The Warnemünde Cruise Center offers a lot of high quality service and can accommodate up to 2500 passengers per day.

In the new Cruise Center building, the port of Rostock there are 7 entrances and 7 exits each on the landside or the seaside of the building.

Visitors docking here have a lot of options when it comes to sightseeing. For very short stays, visitors can explore the harbor area itself or Rostock city. For visitors having more time on their hands, this port offers many options from exploring the many sights in the city, to taking a tour to Berlin.

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Cruise to Warnemunde

Warnemunde is a great location when taking a European cruise. This city has its own unique history and many sightseeing opportunities, but also offers cruise passengers the opportunity to visit Berlin.

Warnemünde harbour offers passenger a direct train connection with Berlin or other cities. The train station is located in the vicinity of the Cruise Terminal.

Warnemunde cruise terminal

Warnemünder Cruise Center

The Warnemünde port is located on the estuary of Warnow River, northeastern Germany and was one of the most popular cruise ports in Germany in 2003.

The Warnemünder cruise terminal has a modern building features a unique architectural design. It also offers a great view of the port of Hamburg and visitors often stop here for the breathtaking view.


Inside Warnemünder cruise terminal you can find:

  • Currency exchange (ReiseBank) in the train station
  • Restaurants
  • Shops
  • Local tourism office
  • And many other

Warnemunde cruise facts

Language in Warnemünde


The language spoken most commonly in Warnemünde is German, but due to its status as a popular tourist spot, it is also possible to communicate in English in most places. In fact, Warnemünde receives many English speaking tourists throughout the year, notably from the UK and USA.

Currency in Warnemünde
The currency in Warnemünde is Euro (€). You can find currency exchange (ReiseBank) in the train station in port.

Getting around in Warnemunde

Getting around is easy in Warnemünde.

Warnemünde port is just 300 m from the city center. There you can find a train station and tavel to Berlin or Rostock by train.

Trains to Rostock depart every 15 minutes for Hauptbahnhof. The trip takes about 20 minutes, ticket cost 1.50 Euro each way.

Shore excursions around Warnemunde

This port city has numerous attractions for visitors, breathtaking panoramic harbor views, excellent cuisine with its various restaurants, pubs and traditional fishing boats.

Weather in Warnemunde

Warnemünde has an oceanic climate. Tourists enjoy visiting Warnemünde throughout the year as it has a lot to offer. The summer months are warm with high temperatures of 19 to 23 °C. The winter months of December, January, and February have low temperatures of about −3 to +2 °C.

Excursions in Berlin

Excursions in Warnemunde

Warnemunde tourist information

The tourist offices are located at the airport, at the harbor, at the train station, in the city center. Get more information here.

Cruises to Warnemunde

The following cruise lines offer itineraries and schedules to Warnemünde:

  • Costa Cruises
  • MSC Cruises
  • Royal Caribbean International
  • P & O Cruises
  • AIDA
  • Cunard
  • Oceania Cruises
  • NCL
  • Azamara