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There are 9 ways to get from Vilnius to Dresden by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Dresden  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Dresden (DRS) VNO - DRS

$161 - $374

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Train  •  19 h

  1. Take the train from Vilnius(LT) to Kaunas
  2. Take the train from Kaunas to Białystok R
  3. Take the train from Bialystok to Wegliniec Ic
  4. Take the train from Wegliniec to Dresden Mitte Kd

$56 - $87

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Fly to Berlin Tegel, train  •  6 h 51 min

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

$97 - $230

Fly to Prague, train  •  9 h 32 min

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

$91 - $192

Fly to Leipzig, train  •  9 h 8 min

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

$120 - $431

Fly to Berlin Schoenefeld, train  •  6 h 57 min

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

$97 - $345

Bus, train Polish Railways (PKP)  •  16 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Vilnius to Białystok
  2. Take the train from Bialystok to Wegliniec Ic
  3. Take the train from Wegliniec to Dresden Mitte Kd

$57 - $85

Bus Eurolines DE, train  •  21 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Vilnius to Kaunas 361
  2. Take the bus from Kaunas to Frankfurt
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt to Cottbus, Hauptbahnhof Re1
  4. Take the train from Cottbus, Hauptbahnhof to Dresden, Bahnhof Mitte

$125 - $184

Drive  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Vilnius to Dresden 659.7 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vilnius to Dresden is to bus and train which costs $55 - $85 and takes 16 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vilnius to Dresden is to fly and train which costs $95 - $230 and takes 6 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vilnius to Dresden. However, there are services departing from Vilnius(LT) and arriving at Dresden Mitte via Kaunas, Bialystok and Wegliniec. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h.

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The distance between Vilnius and Dresden is 872 km. The road distance is 1055.5 km.

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The best way to get from Vilnius to Dresden without a car is to bus and train which takes 16 h 35 min and costs $55 - $85.

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It takes approximately 7 h 59 min to get from Vilnius to Dresden, including transfers.

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Vilnius to Dresden train services, operated by Lithuanian Railways (LG), depart from Vilnius(LT) station.

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The best way to get from Vilnius to Dresden is to fly which takes 7 h 59 min and costs $160 - $380. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $55 - $90 and takes 19 h.

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There is no direct flight from Vilnius Airport to Dresden Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Dresden is 1 h behind Vilnius. It is currently 7:49 PM in Vilnius and 6:49 PM in Dresden.

Map of how to get from Vilnius to Dresden.
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  • Distance: 545.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 59 min

What companies run services between Vilnius, Lithuania and Dresden, Germany?

Lufthansa, Air Baltic and two other airlines fly from Vilnius to Dresden hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vilnius to Dresden via Kaunas, Białystok, Bialystok, and Wegliniec in around 19 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vilnius to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Vilnius to Dresden via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Vilnius to Dresden via Brussels, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Vilnius to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Vilnius to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Vilnius to Leipzig via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Vilnius to Berlin Tegel via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $440
Flights from Vilnius to Prague via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Vilnius to Prague via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Vilnius to Prague via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Flights from Vilnius to Prague via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Vilnius to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $170
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Vilnius to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Flights from Vilnius to Berlin Tegel via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Flights from Vilnius to Prague via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Vilnius to Berlin Tegel via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Vilnius to Prague via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Vilnius to Prague via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vilnius to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Vilnius to Leipzig via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Vilnius to Dresden via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Vilnius to Prague via Minsk
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $350
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Vilnius to Prague via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Vilnius to Prague via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Vilnius to Prague via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Vilnius to Prague via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Vilnius to Prague via Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
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 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 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 Südkreuz to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt to Cottbus, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Cottbus, Hauptbahnhof to Dresden, Bahnhof Mitte
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Bialystok to Wegliniec
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$25 - $40
Train from Wegliniec to Dresden Mitte
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius(LT) to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
2nd Class Ticket
$5 - $7
1st Class Ticket
$6 - $9
Train from Kaunas to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Traukinio
Website
traukiniobilietas.lt
Train from Kaunas to Białystok
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
traukiniobilietas.lt
Bus operators
Ecolines
Kautra
Phone
(37 8) 34 24 40
Email
ifo@kautra.lt
Website
kautra.lt
Bus from Vilnius to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
kautra.lt
Book at
autobusubilietai.lt
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Kaunas to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
eurolines.de

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Vilnius to Dresden train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Dresden Mitte station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vilnius to Dresden is 1056 km. It takes approximately 11 h 36 min to drive from Vilnius to Dresden.

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Air Baltic, KLM, Brussels Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Vilnius Airport to Dresden Airport.

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The best way to get from Vilnius to Vilnius Airport is to train which takes 7 min and costs $1 - $2.

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