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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 34 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

2 alternative options

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

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 34 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden Hbf to Bad Schandau
Ave. Duration
25 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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dresden and Rathen is 27 km. The road distance is 47 km.

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

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

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 34 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to get from Dresden to Rathen, including transfers.