There are 4 ways to get from Dresden to Colditz by bus, train, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Bus, train, taxi  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Chemnitz 121 / ...
  2. Take the train from Chemnitz Hbf to Erlau(Sachs) Rb
  3. Take a taxi from Erlau(Sachs) to Colditz

$58 - $82

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Riesa Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Riesa to Döbeln Hbf Rb / ...

$41 - $58

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dresden to Colditz 50.6 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Dresden to Colditz 50.6 miles

$10 - $16

What companies run services between Dresden, Germany and Colditz, Germany?

You can take a train from Dresden to Colditz via Riesa, Döbeln Hbf, and Tanndorf in around 2 h 22 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Chemnitz Hbf to Erlau(Sachs)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Riesa
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
bahn.de
Train from Riesa to Döbeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
bahn.de
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Phone
0341 231898288
Email
info@mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Erlau(Sachsen), Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Train from Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof to Döbeln, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Chemnitz
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Erlau(Sachs) to Colditz
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Dresden to Colditz?

The distance between Dresden and Colditz is 66 km. The road distance is 81 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Dresden to Colditz?

The cheapest way to get from Dresden to Colditz is to drive which costs 8€ - 13€ and takes 57 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Dresden to Colditz?

The quickest way to get from Dresden to Colditz is to taxi which takes 57 min and costs 110€ - 140€.

How long does it take to get from Dresden to Colditz?

It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Dresden to Colditz, including transfers.