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There are 10 ways to get from Dresden to Kalmar by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Hamburg

  1. Take the train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
  3. Take the train from Hamburg-Altona to Koebenhavn H
  4. Take the train from København H to Kalmar Centralstation

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Bus, train via Berlin

  1. Take the bus from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to S Südkreuz Bhf
  2. Take the bus from Berlin central bus station to Malmö central train station
  3. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to Kalmar Centralstation

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Dresden Bayrische Strasse to Ljungby Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Ljungby busstation to Växjö station
  3. Take the train from Lessebo St. to Kalmar C

Train

  1. Take the train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Hässleholm Centralstation
  3. Take the train from Hässleholm Centralstation to Kalmar Centralstation

Drive

  1. Drive from Dresden to Kalmar

Train to Berlin Brandenburg Apt, fly to Kalmar

  1. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2
  2. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Kalmar (KLR)

Train to Prague, fly to Kalmar

  1. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Kalmar (KLR)

Fly Dresden to Ronneby, train

  1. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Ronneby (RNB)
  2. Take the train from Bergåsa station to Emmaboda station
  3. Take the train from Emmaboda St. to Kalmar C

Train to Berlin Brandenburg Apt, fly to Copenhagen, train

  1. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2
  2. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Copenhagen (CPH)
  3. Take the train from Copenhagen Airport to Kalmar Centralstation

Train to Prague, fly to Copenhagen, train

  1. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Copenhagen (CPH)
  3. Take the train from Copenhagen Airport to Kalmar Centralstation

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The cheapest way to get from Dresden to Kalmar is to train which costs €65 - €90 and takes 19h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Dresden to Kalmar is to train and fly which costs €100 - €330 and takes 8h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Dresden to Kalmar station. However, there are services departing from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Kalmar Centralstation via Berlin Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and København H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 38m.

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The distance between Dresden and Kalmar is 647 km. The road distance is 1283.2 km.

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The best way to get from Dresden to Kalmar without a car is to train via Hamburg which takes 14h 38m and costs €160 - €280.

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It takes approximately 14h 38m to get from Dresden to Kalmar, including transfers.

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Dresden to Kalmar train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Dresden Hauptbahnhof station.

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There is no direct flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Kalmar Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h and has one stopover.

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Dresden to Kalmar train services, operated by Öresundståg, arrive at Kalmar Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dresden to Kalmar is 1283 km. It takes approximately 12h to drive from Dresden to Kalmar.

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  • Distance: 647 km
  • Duration: 14h 38m

What companies run services between Dresden, Germany and Kalmar, Sweden?

You can take a train from Dresden Hbf to Kalmar via S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof, Berlin Hbf, Hamburg-Altona, Koebenhavn H, and København H in around 14h 38m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Kalmar via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
750 kr - 3700 kr
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Kalmar via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
1000 kr - 4100 kr
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Kalmar via Oslo, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
1100 kr - 4300 kr
Flights from Prague to Kalmar via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
850 kr - 3600 kr
Flights from Prague to Kalmar via Oslo, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
1000 kr - 4200 kr
Flights from Prague to Kalmar via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
1000 kr - 4000 kr
Flights from Dresden to Ronneby via Dusseldorf, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
1900 kr - 7500 kr
Flights from Dresden to Ronneby via Munich, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
2300 kr - 8500 kr
Flights from Dresden to Ronneby via Amsterdam Schiphol, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
2300 kr - 8000 kr
Flights from Dresden to Ronneby via Frankfurt, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
2300 kr - 8500 kr
Flights from Dresden to Ronneby via Zurich, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
2400 kr - 8500 kr
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
750 kr - 3600 kr
Flights from Prague to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
1000 kr - 3800 kr
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Kalmar via Frankfurt, Ronneby
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
2100 kr - 5000 kr
Flights from Prague to Kalmar via Frankfurt, Ronneby
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1900 kr - 4700 kr
Flights from Dresden to Ronneby via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
3300 kr - 8500 kr
Flights from Dresden to Ronneby via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
3600 kr - 8500 kr
Flights from Prague to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1100 kr - 6000 kr
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
370 kr - 2200 kr
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110 kr - 2700 kr
Flights from Prague to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
180 kr - 2700 kr
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
600 kr - 1400 kr
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
270 kr - 2600 kr
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Prague to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
490 kr - 4500 kr
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
390 kr - 550 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
550 kr - 800 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
500 kr - 750 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
650 kr - 950 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg-Altona to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
900 kr - 1300 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hbf to Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
500 kr - 750 kr
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 Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
85 kr - 150 kr
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
85 kr - 110 kr
Business
120 kr - 150 kr
1st Class
120 kr - 150 kr
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
140 kr - 240 kr
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
140 kr - 170 kr
Business
190 kr - 230 kr
1st Class
190 kr - 240 kr
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 Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
220 kr - 310 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
310 kr - 440 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
230 kr - 320 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
280 kr - 420 kr
Website
Railjet
Train from Dresden Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
280 kr - 430 kr
Website
Railjet
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Kalmar Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
390 kr - 550 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Kalmar Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
350 kr - 490 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Train from Lessebo St. to Kalmar C
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
130 kr - 180 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Train from Hässleholm Centralstation to Kalmar Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
270 kr - 380 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Train from Emmaboda St. to Kalmar C
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
100 kr - 150 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Train from Copenhagen Airport to Kalmar Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
380 kr - 550 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Lessebo station to Kalmar Centralstation
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
90 kr - 220 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
170 kr - 220 kr
2nd Class Ticket
90 kr - 110 kr
Train from Hässleholm Centralstation to Kalmar Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
230 kr - 350 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
280 kr - 350 kr
2nd Class Ticket
230 kr - 290 kr
Train from Emmaboda station to Kalmar Centralstation
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
65 kr - 200 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
150 kr - 200 kr
2nd Class Ticket
65 kr - 80 kr
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hässleholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
13h 9m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
370 kr - 450 kr
Website
Snälltåget
Krösatågen
Phone
073-074 89 81
Email
HittegodsK@krosa.tagkompaniet.se
Website
krosatagen.se
Train from Bergåsa station to Emmaboda station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
Krösatågen
Train from Emmaboda station to Kalmar Centralstation
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
Krösatågen
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to S Südkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
120 kr - 150 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin central bus station to Malmö central train station
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
240 kr - 300 kr
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
65 kr - 95 kr
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
100 kr - 130 kr
Website
Blablabus
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Dresden Bayrische Strasse to Ljungby Bus Station
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
950 kr - 1100 kr
Website
Comati PSG
Länstrafiken Kronoberg
Phone
+46 77 176 70 76
Email
kundcenter@lanstrafikenkron.se
Website
lanstrafikenkron.se
Bus from Ljungby busstation to Växjö station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
70 kr - 100 kr
Website
Länstrafiken Kronoberg

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Lufthansa, easyJet, Norwegian Air International and two other airlines offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Kalmar Airport.

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The best way to get from Dresden to Dresden Airport is to train which takes 21 min and costs €3 - €5.

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