There are 4 ways to get from Dresden to Berlin by train, bus, rideshare 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.
What companies run services between Dresden, Germany and Berlin, Germany?
Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Dresden to Berlin every 3 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 1 h 39 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Dresden to Berlin hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min.
Bus from Dresden, Dresden Neustadt to Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 35 min
- Estimated price
- $11 - $19
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Dresden to Berlin?
The distance between Dresden and Berlin is 165 km. The road distance is 191 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Dresden to Berlin?
The cheapest way to get from Dresden to Berlin is to rideshare which costs 10€ and takes 2 h 42 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Dresden to Berlin?
The quickest way to get from Dresden to Berlin is to train which takes 1 h 39 min and costs 35€ - 55€.
Is there a direct train between Dresden and Berlin?
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dresden-Neustadt and arriving at Berlin Hbf (tief). Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 39 min.
Is there a direct bus between Dresden and Berlin?
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dresden, Dresden Neustadt and arriving at Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 35 min.
How long does it take to get from Dresden to Berlin?
The train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf (tief) takes 1 h 39 min including transfers and departs every three hours.