Directions from Berlin to Dresden

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 44 min

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

$40 - $65

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Berlin to Dresden 120 miles

$8 - $15

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 40 min

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

$11 - $19

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Dresden 119.3 miles

$25 - $40

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Berlin to Dresden every 3 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 44 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin to Dresden hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
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 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Berlin to Dresden
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Berlin and Dresden is 165 km. The road distance is 191 km.

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Dresden is to rideshare which costs 6€ - 13€ and takes 2 h 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Berlin to Dresden is to train which takes 1 h 44 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berlin Hbf (tief) and arriving at Dresden-Neustadt. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz and arriving at Dresden, Dresden Neustadt. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

The train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Dresden-Neustadt takes 1 h 44 min including transfers and departs every three hours.