There are 10 ways to get from Venice to Dresden by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Venice to Dresden  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Dresden (DRS) VCE - DRS

$103 - $326

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Bus  •  16 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Venezia - Tronchetto to Prague - Florenc Station 000002 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. RegioJet

$60 - $146

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Fly Venice to Leipzig, train  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Leipzig (LEJ) VCE - LEJ
  2. Take the train from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Dresden-Neustadt

$112 - $654

Fly Venice to Prague, train  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Prague (PRG) VCE - PRG
  2. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Dresden Hbf

$78 - $256

Fly Venice to Berlin Tegel, train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) VCE - TXL
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Dresden-Neustadt

$114 - $323

Fly Venice to Berlin Schoenefeld, train  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) VCE - SXF
  2. Take the train from Berlin Südkreuz to Dresden-Neustadt

$74 - $223

Fly Venice Treviso to Berlin Schoenefeld, train  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Venice Treviso (TSF) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) TSF - SXF
  2. Take the train from Berlin Südkreuz to Dresden-Neustadt

$95 - $268

Train  •  12 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia Santa Lucia to München Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Leipzig Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt Ice / ...

$117 - $265

Train via Bruck/Mur  •  16 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Bruck/Mur Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruck/Mur to Praha hl.n. Rj
  3. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Dresden Hbf Ec

$120 - $207

Drive  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Dresden 632.1 miles

$150 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Venice to Dresden is to bus which costs 50€ - 130€ and takes 16 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Dresden is to fly which costs 85€ - 280€ and takes 6 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Venice to Dresden. However, there are services departing from Venezia - Tronchetto and arriving at Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. via Prague, ÚAN Florenc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Venice to Dresden. However, there are services departing from Venezia Santa Lucia and arriving at Dresden-Neustadt via München Hbf and Leipzig Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 42 min.

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The distance between Venice and Dresden is 633 km. The road distance is 1011.3 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Dresden without a car is to train which takes 12 h 42 min and costs 95€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 38 min to get from Venice to Dresden, including transfers.

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Venice to Dresden bus services, operated by Tour Bus, depart from Venezia - Tronchetto station.

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Venice to Dresden train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Venezia Santa Lucia station.

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The best way to get from Venice to Dresden is to fly which takes 6 h 38 min and costs 85€ - 280€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 95€ - 230€ and takes 12 h 42 min, you could also bus, which costs 50€ - 130€ and takes 16 h 19 min.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Dresden.
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  • Distance: 395.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 38 min

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Dresden, Germany?

Lufthansa, Eurowings and five other airlines fly from Venice to Dresden hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Venice to Dresden via München Hbf and Leipzig Hbf in around 12 h 42 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Venice to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Venice to Dresden via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Venice to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from Venice to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from Venice to Leipzig via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from Venice to Leipzig via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $300
Flights from Venice to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Venice to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $2,100
Flights from Venice to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Venice to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Venice to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Venice to Berlin Tegel via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Venice to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Venice to Berlin Schoenefeld via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Venice to Dresden via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $380
Flights from Venice to Leipzig via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $1,000
Flights from Venice to Berlin Tegel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Venice to Berlin Tegel via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Venice to Berlin Tegel via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Venice to Leipzig via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Venice to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Venice to Berlin Tegel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Dresden via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Venice to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Venice to Dresden via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Venice to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Venice to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Venice to Berlin Schoenefeld via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Venice Treviso to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $190
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Südkreuz to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Standard
$30 - $120
First
$45 - $200
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Bruck/Mur
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Bruck A.D.Mur
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Bruck/Mur to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Venezia - Tronchetto to Prague - Florenc Station
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venice, Venice to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Dresden
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
elines.cz
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Prague to Dresden
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
eurolines.de

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There is no direct flight from Venice Airport to Dresden Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Venice to Dresden bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. station.

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Venice to Dresden train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Dresden-Neustadt station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Dresden is 1011 km. It takes approximately 9 h 25 min to drive from Venice to Dresden.

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Eurowings, Swiss, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Venice Airport to Dresden Airport.

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There are 739+ hotels available in Dresden. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Venice to Venice Airport is to bus which takes 23 min and costs 1€ - 4€.

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