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There are 5 ways to get from Berlin to Meissen by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 48m

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

$71 - $99

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz to Dresden, Dresden Neustadt, Exit 070 / ...

$41 - $57

3 alternative options

Train ODEG  •  3h 51m

  1. Take the train from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf to Cottbus, Hauptbahnhof Re2
  2. Take the train from Cottbus, Hauptbahnhof to Weinböhla Hp, Bahnhof Re18

$59 - $86

Train via Elsterwerda, Bahnhof  •  4h 54m

  1. Take the train from S+U Potsdamer Platz Bhf to Elsterwerda, Bahnhof Re5

$61 - $93

Drive  •  2h

  1. Drive from Berlin to Meissen 120.7 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Meissen is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 2h.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Meissen is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 2h.

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The distance between Berlin and Meissen is 152 km. The road distance is 193.2 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Meissen without a car is to train which takes 2h 48m and costs 60€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 2h 48m to get from Berlin to Meissen, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Meissen is to train which takes 2h 48m and costs 60€ - 90€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 3h 54m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Meissen is 193 km. It takes approximately 2h to drive from Berlin to Meissen.

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There are 485+ hotels available in Meissen. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Berlin to Meissen.
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  • Distance: 94.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 48m

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Meissen, Saxony, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Berlin to Meissen every 2 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 1h 41m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin to Meissen hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $18 and the journey takes 2h 50m.

Train operators
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 Hbf (tief) to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Cottbus, Hauptbahnhof to Weinböhla Hp, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from S+U Potsdamer Platz Bhf to Elsterwerda, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
ODEG
Phone
+49 30 514888888
Email
info@odeg.de
Website
odeg.de
Train from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf to Cottbus, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
ODEG
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 Alexanderplatz to Dresden, Dresden Neustadt, Exit
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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