We got to Schwerin from Lubeck.
We drove 43 km on A104 towards Schwerin. It took us less then an hour (from the centre of Lubeck till the centre of Schwerin). It was after 18.00 and the parking was free.
If you want to get to Schwerin from Hamburg (we came back to Bremen by this way – almost 100km) you should drive on A24 towards Berlin/Lübeck (A1). Then turn right onto B321 towards Hagenow/Schwerin and follow the road. You have to choose a left lane onto B106.
by car: Located at the half-way point between Hamburg and Berlin, Schwerin can easily be reached by car on the Autobahns A24 and A241.
by train: You will arrive at this beautifully renovated station.