There are 9 ways to get from Dresden to Croatia by plane, train, bus, car or shuttle

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

Fly Dresden to Split  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Split (SPU) DRS - SPU

$114 - $654

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Zagreb 060 / ...

$45 - $80

7 alternative options

Fly Dresden to Zagreb  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Zagreb (ZAG) DRS - ZAG

$111 - $341

Fly Dresden to Zadar  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Zadar (ZAD) DRS - ZAD

$90 - $365

Train to Prague, fly to Split  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n.
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Split (SPU) PRG - SPU

$109 - $433

Train to Prague, fly to Zagreb  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n.
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Zagreb (ZAG) PRG - ZAG

$86 - $320

Train  •  14 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n. Ec
  2. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec

$87 - $133

Drive  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Dresden to Zagreb 527.5 miles

$110 - $160

Bus, shuttle  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 060 / ...
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Praha to Zagreb Eurobusways

$60 - $204

What companies run services between Dresden, Germany and Croatia?

Lufthansa, Eurowings and five other airlines fly from Dresden to Split hourly. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Dresden to Zagreb 3 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $80 and the journey takes 12 h 20 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dresden to Split via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Dresden to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Dresden to Split via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Dresden to Split via Munich, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from Dresden to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Flights from Dresden to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $460
Flights from Dresden to Zagreb via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $480
Flights from Dresden to Zagreb via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $480
Flights from Dresden to Zadar via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Dresden to Zadar via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Dresden to Zadar via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Dresden to Zadar via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Prague to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Prague to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dresden to Split via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,700
Flights from Dresden to Zagreb via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Flights from Dresden to Zagreb via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Flights from Dresden to Zadar via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Dresden to Zadar via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Dresden to Zadar via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Prague to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Prague to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Prague to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Prague to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dresden to Split via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Dresden to Zagreb via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Prague to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Prague to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Prague to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Dresden to Split via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
cd.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Train from Praha hlavní nádraží to Wien
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dresden, Dresden central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Drážďany, Hbf., Bayrische Str. to Praha, ÚAN Florenc
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 Dresden to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
elines.cz
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Praha to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dresden and Croatia is 656 km. The road distance is 844 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dresden to Croatia is to bus which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 12 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Dresden to Croatia is to fly which takes 6 h 54 min and costs 95€ - 600€.

No, there is no direct train from Dresden to Croatia. However, there are services departing from Dresden Hbf and arriving at Zagreb Glavni Kolod. via Praha hl.n. and Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 34 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dresden, Dresden central station and arriving at Zagreb. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to get from Dresden to Croatia, including transfers.