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There are 3 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Dessau by train, night train or car

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Train  •  2h 12m

  1. Take the train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Dessau, Hauptbahnhof Re7 / ...

23€ - 35€

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Night train  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the night train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Dessau, Hauptbahnhof Re7

23€ - 35€

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 7m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Dessau 129.5 km

14€ - 21€

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Dessau by train

The train journey time between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Dessau is around 2h 11m and covers a distance of around 148 km. The fastest train normally takes 2h 11m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, the Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Dessau train service departs from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 and arrives in Dessau, Hauptbahnhof. Typically 127 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2h 11m
Fastest train time:
2h 11m
Trains per week:
127
Cheapest price:
23€
Carbon emissions:
7 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:41
Last train departs at:
22:42

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Dessau train schedules

Trains departing Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) → Dessau
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Dessau is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Dessau is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Dessau is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 13 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Dessau is to drive which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 1h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Dessau is to drive which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 1h 7m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Dessau, Hauptbahnhof. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 12m.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Dessau is 104 km. The road distance is 129.5 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Dessau without a car is to train which takes 2h 12m and costs 23€ - 35€.

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The train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Dessau, Hauptbahnhof takes 2h 12m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Dessau train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 station.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Dessau train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Dessau, Hauptbahnhof station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Dessau is 129 km. It takes approximately 1h 7m to drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Dessau.

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  • Distance: 104.1 km
  • Duration: 2h 12m

What companies run services between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER), Germany and Dessau, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Regional operates a train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Dessau, Hauptbahnhof hourly. Tickets cost 23€ - 35€ and the journey takes 2h 12m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Dessau, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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