There are 4 ways to get from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Dresden by bus, train, rideshare or car

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Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin SXF to Dresden, Dresden Neustadt, Exit 270 / ...

$6 - $16

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Train  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf to S Südkreuz Bhf S45
  2. Take the train from Berlin Südkreuz to Dresden-Neustadt Ec / ...

$42 - $63

Rideshare  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Schönefeld to Dresden 108.4 miles

$12

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Dresden 107.4 miles

$22 - $35

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Berlin, Berlin SXF and arriving at Dresden, Dresden Neustadt, Exit. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Dresden. However, there are services departing from S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf and arriving at Dresden-Neustadt via Berlin Südkreuz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 6 min.

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The distance between Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) and Dresden is 150 km. The road distance is 171.8 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Dresden without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 55 min and costs .

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The bus from Berlin, Berlin SXF to Dresden, Dresden Neustadt, Exit takes 1 h 55 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Dresden bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin, Berlin SXF station.

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Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Dresden train services, operated by S-Bahn Berlin, depart from S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Dresden is to bus which takes 1 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 6 min.

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Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Dresden bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Dresden, Dresden Neustadt, Exit station.

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Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Dresden train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Dresden-Neustadt station.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Dresden.
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  • Distance: 93.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 55 min

What companies run services between Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF), Germany and Dresden, Germany?

FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Dresden every 2 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $16 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min. RegioJet also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Dresden via S Südkreuz Bhf and Berlin Südkreuz in around 3 h 6 min.

Train operators
S-Bahn Berlin
Website
s-bahn-berlin.de
Train from S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf to S Südkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
s-bahn-berlin.de
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 Südkreuz to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
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 SXF to Dresden, Dresden Neustadt, Exit
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Berlin, letiště Schönefeld, P Bus - Terminal B to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
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 Schönefeld to Dresden
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Dresden is 172 km. It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to drive from Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Dresden.

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Book your Berlin Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) to Dresden bus tickets online with FlixBus and Distribusion.

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

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