There are 11 ways to get from Brussels to Dresden by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Ice
  2. Ice

$161 - $233

Cheapest option

Bus RegioJet  •  14 h 10 min

  1. Rj
  2. 060 / ...

$37 - $54

9 alternative options

Train via Köln Hbf  •  10 h 14 min

  1. Tha / ...
  2. Ic

$163 - $277

Bus via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport  •  14 h 15 min

  1. Ouibus / ...
  2. 064

$44 - $87

Drive  •  7 h 3 min

  1. 490 miles

$100 - $150

Fly Brussels to Dresden  •  6 h 35 min

  1. BRU - DRS

$95 - $483

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Dresden  •  5 h 35 min

  1. CGN - DRS

$85 - $328

Fly Brussels to Berlin Tegel, train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. BRU - TXL

$96 - $270

Fly Brussels to Prague, train  •  7 h 45 min

  1. BRU - PRG

$75 - $233

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Dresden  •  6 h 24 min

  1. DUS - DRS

$80 - $264

Fly Brussels to Berlin Schoenefeld, train  •  6 h 56 min

  1. BRU - SXF

$76 - $225

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Dresden, Germany?

You can take a train from Brussels to Dresden via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 8 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Dresden via Praha, ÚAN Florenc and Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc in around 14 h 10 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Dresden via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Brussels to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Flights from Dusseldorf to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Dresden
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $410
Flights from Dusseldorf to Dresden
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Dusseldorf to Dresden via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Brussels to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Dresden via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Brussels to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $210
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Dresden via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
bahn.de
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
Train from Berlin Südkreuz to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Czech Railways (ČD)
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Brusel, CCN, gare du Nord to Praha, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Praha, ÚAN Florenc to Drážďany, Hbf., Bayrische Str.
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Brussels to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Schedules at
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Dresden
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
elines.cz
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Cologne
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brussels and Dresden is 658 km. The road distance is 784 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Dresden is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 14 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Brussels to Dresden is to train and fly which takes 5 h 35 min and costs 70€ - 290€.

No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Dresden. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles-Nord and arriving at Dresden-Neustadt via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 6 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Dresden. However, there are services departing from Brusel, CCN, gare du Nord and arriving at Dresden, Dresden central station via Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 6 min to get from Brussels to Dresden, including transfers.