Duration 18h 42m
Distance 1235.9 km
Average price 243€
Frequency 4/week

Trip overview

The train between Dresden and Caen takes 18h 42m. The train runs, on average, 4 times per week from Dresden to Caen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Dresden Hbf
  2. Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  3. Paris St Lazare
  4. Caen
12h 41m
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206€ - 319€

Dresden to Caen train times

Trains run four times a week between Dresden Hbf and Caen. The service departs Dresden Hbf at 18:19 in the evening, which arrives into Caen at 13:01. All services require a transfer, and take on average 18h 42m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Dresden to Caen. However, there are services departing from Dresden Hbf and arriving at Caen via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Gare de l'Est and Paris St Lazare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 41m.

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The distance between Dresden and Caen is 1025 km. The road distance is 1235.9 km.

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Dresden to Caen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Dresden Hbf station.

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Dresden to Caen train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Caen station.

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