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There are 4 ways to get from Dresden to Bahnhof Ostkreuz by train, bus or car

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

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Train

  1. Take the train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to S Südkreuz Bhf

Cheapest option

Bus via Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.

  1. Take the bus from Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. to Berlin, Südkreuz Bf

2 alternative options

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Dresden Bf Neustadt to S Südkreuz Bhf

Drive

  1. Drive from Dresden to Bahnhof Ostkreuz

Dresden to Bahnhof Ostkreuz by train and walk

The journey time between Dresden and Bahnhof Ostkreuz is around 2h 4m and covers a distance of around 186 km. This includes an average layover time of around 5 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h. Operated by DB Fernverkehr, Deutsche Bahn Intercity, Deutsche Bahn Eurocity and others, the Dresden to Bahnhof Ostkreuz service departs from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and arrives in Bahnhof Ostkreuz. Typically 110 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 58m
Layover time:
5 min
Total time:
2h 4m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h
Journey distance:
186 km
Services per week:
110
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
9 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:40
Last service departs at:
19:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dresden to Bahnhof Ostkreuz train and walk schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dresden to Bahnhof Ostkreuz is to bus via Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. which costs €8 - €17 and takes 2h 44m.

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The fastest way to get from Dresden to Bahnhof Ostkreuz is to drive which takes 1h 52m and costs €21 - €35.

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No, there is no direct train from Dresden to Bahnhof Ostkreuz. However, there are services departing from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and arriving at S Ostkreuz Bhf via S Südkreuz Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 4m.

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The distance between Dresden and Bahnhof Ostkreuz is 163 km. The road distance is 187.2 km.

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The best way to get from Dresden to Bahnhof Ostkreuz without a car is to train which takes 2h 4m and costs €10 - €75.

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It takes approximately 2h 4m to get from Dresden to Bahnhof Ostkreuz, including transfers.

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Dresden to Bahnhof Ostkreuz train services, operated by DB Fernverkehr, depart from Dresden Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Dresden to Bahnhof Ostkreuz is to train which takes 2h 4m and costs €10 - €75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €13 - €17 and takes 2h 34m.

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Dresden to Bahnhof Ostkreuz train services, operated by DB Fernverkehr, arrive at S Südkreuz Bhf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dresden to Bahnhof Ostkreuz is 187 km. It takes approximately 1h 52m to drive from Dresden to Bahnhof Ostkreuz.

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Map of how to get from Dresden to Bahnhof Ostkreuz.
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  • Distance: 162.6 km
  • Duration: 2h 4m

What companies run services between Dresden, Germany and Bahnhof Ostkreuz, Germany?

DB Fernverkehr operates a train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to S Südkreuz Bhf hourly, and the journey takes 1h 40m. Six other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Dresden Bf Neustadt to S Südkreuz Bhf hourly. Tickets cost €11 - €14 and the journey takes 2h 10m.

Train operators
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to S Südkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden Hbf to Berlin Suedkreuz
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden Hbf to Berlin Suedkreuz
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€21 - €30
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Dresden Hbf to Berlin Suedkreuz
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €14
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
€8 - €11
Business
€11 - €14
1st Class
€11 - €14
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Dresden Hbf to Berlin Suedkreuz
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Railjet
Bus operators
FlixBus

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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dresden Bf Neustadt to S Südkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to S Südkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. to Berlin, Südkreuz Bf
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
RegioJet
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Dresden to Berlin - Südkreuz
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Blablabus

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