There are 3 ways to get from Dresden to Chemnitz by train, rideshare or car
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Train • 1h 22m
Rideshare • 1h 16m
1 alternative option
Drive • 50 min
$10 - $16
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Dresden to Chemnitz is to rideshare which costs 5€ and takes 1h 16m.
The fastest way to get from Dresden to Chemnitz is to drive. Taking this option will cost 8€ - 13€ and takes 50 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dresden Hbf and arriving at Chemnitz Hbf. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 22m.
The distance between Dresden and Chemnitz is 39 miles. The road distance is 50.6 miles.
The best way to get from Dresden to Chemnitz without a car is to train which takes 1h 22m and costs .
The train from Dresden Hbf to Chemnitz Hbf takes 1h 22m including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.
Dresden to Chemnitz train services, operated by Transdev, depart from Dresden Hbf station.
Dresden to Chemnitz train services, operated by Transdev, arrive at Chemnitz Hbf station.
Yes, the driving distance between Dresden to Chemnitz is 51 miles. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Dresden to Chemnitz.
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What companies run services between Dresden, Germany and Chemnitz, Germany?
Transdev operates a train from Dresden Hbf to Chemnitz Hbf every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 1h 22m.
Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.
Rideshare from Dresden to Chemnitz
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- 1h 16m
- Every 30 minutes
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