There are 3 ways to get from Dresden to Rathen by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Bad Schandau Ec
  2. Take the train from Bad Schandau to Kurort Rathen S 1

$17 - $26

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Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dresden to Rathen 29.4 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Dresden to Rathen 29.4 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Dresden to Rathen is to drive which costs 5€ - 8€ and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dresden to Rathen is to taxi which costs 65€ - 80€ and takes 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dresden to Rathen. However, there are services departing from Dresden Hbf and arriving at Kurort Rathen via Bad Schandau. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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The distance between Dresden and Rathen is 27 km. The road distance is 47.1 km.

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The best way to get from Dresden to Rathen without a car is to train which takes 1 h 35 min and costs 14€ - 23€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Dresden to Rathen, including transfers.

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Dresden to Rathen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Dresden Hbf station.

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Dresden to Rathen train services, operated by S-Bahn, arrive at Kurort Rathen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dresden to Rathen is 47 km. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Dresden to Rathen.

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There are 585+ hotels available in Rathen. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 16.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

What companies run services between Dresden, Germany and Rathen, Saxony, Germany?

You can take a train from Dresden to Rathen via Bad Schandau in around 1 h 35 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden Hbf to Bad Schandau
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
S-Bahn
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bad Schandau to Kurort Rathen
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
bahn.de
Other operators
Taxi from Dresden to Rathen
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Radio Cab Dresden
Phone
+49 211/211
Website
taxi-dresden.de
Dresden Taxi & Mietwagen
Phone
+49 351/7998025

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