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There are 10 ways to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Dresden by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Dresden

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dresden (DRS)

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dresden central station

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Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Prague, bus

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Prague (PRG)
  2. Take the bus from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station to Dresden Bayrische Strasse

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Dresden

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Dresden (DRS)

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Berlin Brandenburg Apt, train

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER)
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Dresden Hbf

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly to Dresden

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Dresden (DRS)

Train

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Dresden Hbf

Train via Werther

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Hengelo
  2. Take the train from Hengelo to Bielefeld Hbf
  3. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Dresden Hbf

Night bus, bus

  1. Take the night bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Bremen
  2. Take the bus from Bremen to Dresden

Drive

  1. Drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Dresden Hbf

Alphen aan den Rijn to Dresden by train

The train journey time between Alphen aan den Rijn and Dresden is around 9h 46m and covers a distance of around 920 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 32m. The fastest train normally takes 9h 30m. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS), DB Fernverkehr AG and Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, the Alphen aan den Rijn to Dresden train service departs from Alphen a/d Rijn and arrives in Dresden Hbf. Typically 34 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
8h 13m
Layover time:
1h 32m
Total time:
9h 46m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
9h 30m
Train distance:
920 km
Trains per week:
34
Cheapest price:
€124
Carbon emissions:
48 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:37
Last train departs at:
14:07

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alphen aan den Rijn to Dresden train schedules

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Dresden is to bus, which costs €40 - €55 and takes 12h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Dresden is to fly which costs €85 - €280 and takes 4h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alphen aan den Rijn to Dresden station. However, there are services departing from Alphen a/d Rijn, Centrum and arriving at Dresden central station via Amsterdam Schiphol Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 14m.

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No, there is no direct train from Alphen aan den Rijn to Dresden. However, there are services departing from Alphen a/d Rijn and arriving at Dresden Hbf via Utrecht Centraal and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 55m.

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The distance between Alphen aan den Rijn and Dresden is 638 km. The road distance is 759.1 km.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Dresden without a car is to train which takes 9h 55m and costs €120 - €240.

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It takes approximately 4h 23m to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Dresden, including transfers.

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Dresden bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport station.

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Dresden train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Utrecht Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Dresden is to fly which takes 4h 23m and costs €85 - €280. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €120 - €240 and takes 9h 55m, you could also bus, which costs €40 - €55 and takes 12h 14m.

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Map of how to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Dresden.
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  • Distance: 638.4 km
  • Duration: 4h 23m

What companies run services between Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands and Dresden, Germany?

KLM flies from Alphen aan den Rijn to Dresden Hbf once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Alphen aan den Rijn to Dresden Hbf via Utrecht Centraal and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf in around 9h 55m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dresden
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €340
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €340
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €180
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €170
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Dresden
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €290
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Dresden
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €340
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€130 - €350
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €350
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €45
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€19 - €27
1st Class
€30 - €45
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€22 - €50
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€22 - €30
1st Class
€35 - €50
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €80
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€30 - €50
1st Class
€55 - €80
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €40
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€15 - €22
1st Class
€26 - €40
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Köln Deutz Messe/Deutz Bf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Frankfurt to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€85 - €130
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €95
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€85 - €120
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Hengelo to Bielefeld Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Eurobahn
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station to Dresden Bayrische Strasse
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
RegioJet
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Prague to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.xom
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague to Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Bremen
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Bremen to Dresden
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€18 - €23
Website
Blablabus

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dresden Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Dresden bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Dresden central station.

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Dresden train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Dresden Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alphen aan den Rijn to Dresden is 759 km. It takes approximately 6h 28m to drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Dresden.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dresden Airport.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to line 470 bus which takes 34 min and costs €4 - €6.

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