There are 4 ways to get from Berlin to Dresden Airport (DRS) by bus, train or car
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Bus • 2h 20m
3 alternative options
Train • 2h 35m
Bus via Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt • 3h 2m
Drive • 1h 47m
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Questions & Answers
The most affordable way to get from Berlin to Dresden Airport (DRS) is to bus, which costs €6 - €9 and takes 2h 20m.
The quickest way to get from Berlin to Dresden Airport (DRS) is to drive which costs €22 - €35 and takes 1h 47m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm and arriving at Dresden, Letiště. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 20m.
No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Dresden Airport (DRS). However, there are services departing from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Dresden Flughafen via Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 35m.
The distance between Berlin and Dresden Airport (DRS) is 158 km. The road distance is 183.9 km.
The best way to get from Berlin to Dresden Airport (DRS) without a car is to bus which takes 2h 20m and costs €6 - €9.
The bus from Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm to Dresden, Letiště takes 2h 20m including transfers and departs four times a day.
Berlin to Dresden Airport (DRS) bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm station.
Berlin to Dresden Airport (DRS) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof station.
The best way to get from Berlin to Dresden Airport (DRS) is to bus which takes 2h 20m and costs €6 - €9. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €13 - €60 and takes 2h 35m.
What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Dresden Airport (DRS), Germany?
RegioJet operates a bus from Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm to Dresden, Letiště 4 times a day. Tickets cost €6 - €9 and the journey takes 2h 20m. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt hourly. Tickets cost €40 - €55 and the journey takes 2h 3m. Two other operators also service this route.
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).
Train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt
- Ave. Duration
- 2h 3m
- Estimated price
- €40 - €55
- Deutsche Bahn
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).
Bus from Berlin ZOB [Fernbus] to Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt
- Ave. Duration
- 2h 30m
- Estimated price
- €12 - €15
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Berlin to Dresden Airport (DRS) bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Dresden, Letiště station.
Berlin to Dresden Airport (DRS) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt station.
Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Dresden Airport (DRS) is 184 km. It takes approximately 1h 47m to drive from Berlin to Dresden Airport (DRS).
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