There are 4 ways to get from Alexanderplatz to Dessau by train, bus, rideshare or car
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Take the train from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Dessau Hbf
Take the rideshare from Berlin to Dessau-Roßlau
2 alternative options
Take the bus from S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof to Dessau Hbf
Drive from Alexanderplatz to Dessau
Alexanderplatz to Dessau by walk and train
The journey time between Alexanderplatz and Dessau is around 1h 46m and covers a distance of around 121 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 45m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional and Abellio, the Alexanderplatz to Dessau service departs from Alexanderplatz and arrives in Dessau Hbf. Typically 153 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
First and last service
The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Alexanderplatz to Dessau walk and train schedules
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Dessau is 116 117.
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Last updated: 27 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Alexanderplatz to Dessau is to rideshare which costs €5 - €10 and takes 2h 7m.
The quickest way to get from Alexanderplatz to Dessau is to drive which costs €14 - €21 and takes 1h 17m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berlin Alexanderplatz and arriving at Dessau Hbf. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 46m.
The distance between Alexanderplatz and Dessau is 110 km. The road distance is 126.5 km.
The best way to get from Alexanderplatz to Dessau without a car is to train which takes 1h 50m and costs €19 - €28.
The train from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Dessau Hbf takes 1h 46m including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.
Alexanderplatz to Dessau train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Berlin Alexanderplatz station.
The best way to get from Alexanderplatz to Dessau is to train which takes 1h 50m and costs €19 - €28. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3h 50m.
Alexanderplatz to Dessau train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Dessau Hbf station.
Yes, the driving distance between Alexanderplatz to Dessau is 126 km. It takes approximately 1h 17m to drive from Alexanderplatz to Dessau.
What companies run services between Alexanderplatz, Germany and Dessau, Germany?
Deutsche Bahn Regional operates a train from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Dessau Hbf every 30 minutes. Tickets cost €19 - €28 and the journey takes 1h 46m. Abellio also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, Nahreisezug operates a bus from S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof to Dessau Hbf hourly, and the journey takes 2h 7m.
Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.
Train from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Dessau Hbf
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 46m
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- €19 - €28
Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.
Rideshare from Berlin to Dessau-Roßlau
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 42m
- 4 times a day
- Estimated price
- €5 - €10
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