There are 4 ways to get from Berlin to Dessau by train, night train, car or rideshare

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Re / ...

$2 - $45

3 alternative options

Night train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Re

$30 - $50

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. 79.1 miles

$16 - $24

Rideshare  •  1 h 42 min

  1. 77.5 miles

$6 - $11

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Dessau, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Berlin to Dessau hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 46 min. BVG also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Dessau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Berlin Potsdamer Platz to Dessau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
BVG
Website
bvg.de
Train from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Dessau Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
vbb.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Berlin to Dessau-Roßlau
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Berlin and Dessau is 110 km. The road distance is 127 km.

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Dessau is to rideshare which costs 5€ - 10€ and takes 1 h 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Berlin to Dessau is to drive which takes 1 h 20 min and costs 14€ - 21€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berlin Alexanderplatz and arriving at Dessau Hbf. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

The train from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Dessau Hbf takes 1 h 46 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.