There are 5 ways to get from Alexanderplatz to Dresden by bus, train, rideshare or car

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Bus FlixBus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz to Dresden, Dresden Neustadt 070 / ...

$10 - $18

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Rideshare  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Berlin to Dresden 120 miles

$7 - $15

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Train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Dresden-Neustadt Ec / ...

$42 - $78

Bus RegioJet  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Südkreuz Bf to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. RegioJet

$9 - $13

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Alexanderplatz to Dresden 118.8 miles

$25 - $40

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz and arriving at Dresden, Dresden Neustadt. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Alexanderplatz to Dresden. However, there are services departing from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf and arriving at Dresden-Neustadt via Berlin Hbf (tief). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 53 min.

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The distance between Alexanderplatz and Dresden is 165 km. The road distance is 190.2 km.

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The best way to get from Alexanderplatz to Dresden without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 46 min and costs .

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The bus from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz to Dresden, Dresden Neustadt takes 2 h 45 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Alexanderplatz to Dresden bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz station.

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Alexanderplatz to Dresden train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Berlin Hbf (tief) station.

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The best way to get from Alexanderplatz to Dresden is to bus which takes 2 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 53 min.

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Alexanderplatz to Dresden bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Dresden, Dresden Neustadt station.

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

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Map of how to get from Alexanderplatz to Dresden.
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  • Distance: 103.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 46 min

What companies run services between Alexanderplatz, Germany and Dresden, Germany?

FlixBus operates a bus from Alexanderplatz to Dresden every 3 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Alexanderplatz to Dresden every 3 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 41 min.

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.

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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 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
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 Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz to Dresden, Dresden Neustadt
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Berlin, Südkreuz Bf to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
regiojet.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. 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 be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Berlin to Dresden
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $15
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Alexanderplatz to Dresden is 190 km. It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to drive from Alexanderplatz to Dresden.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Alexanderplatz and Dresden. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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