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There are 5 ways to get from Dresden to Sanssouci Park by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  2h 42m

  1. Take the train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof 27 / ...

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Rideshare  •  2h 43m

  1. Take the rideshare from Dresden to Potsdam 204.9 km

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Dresden Neustadt station to Berlin Airport BER 070 / ...
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Potsdam Charlottenhof Rb / ...

Bus  •  4h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 070 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof Ber2

Drive  •  2h

  1. Drive from Dresden to Sanssouci Park 206.6 km

Dresden to Sanssouci Park by train and walk

The journey time between Dresden and Sanssouci Park is around 2h 39m and covers a distance of around 211 km. This includes an average layover time of around 16 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 24m. Operated by DB Fernverkehr AG, Deutsche Bahn Intercity, Deutsche Bahn Eurocity and others, the Dresden to Sanssouci Park service departs from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and arrives in Sanssouci Park. Typically 84 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 22m
Layover time:
16 min
Total time:
2h 39m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 24m
Journey distance:
211 km
Services per week:
84
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
11 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:40
Last service departs at:
19:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dresden to Sanssouci Park train and walk schedules

Dresden → Sanssouci Park
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 116 117

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Sanssouci Park is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Sanssouci Park is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Sanssouci Park is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

Last updated: 21 Sep 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Dresden to Sanssouci Park is to rideshare, which costs €9 - €13 and takes 2h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Dresden to Sanssouci Park is to drive which costs €23 - €35 and takes 2h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dresden to Sanssouci Park. However, there are services departing from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Potsdam, Feuerbachstr. via Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 and S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 32m.

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No, there is no direct train from Dresden to Sanssouci Park. However, there are services departing from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Potsdam, Charlottenhof Bhf via S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 42m.

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The distance between Dresden and Sanssouci Park is 158 km. The road distance is 206.6 km.

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The best way to get from Dresden to Sanssouci Park without a car is to train which takes 2h 42m and costs €14 - €21.

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It takes approximately 2h 42m to get from Dresden to Sanssouci Park, including transfers.

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Dresden to Sanssouci Park bus services, operated by FlixBus-de, depart from Dresden Hauptbahnhof station.

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Dresden to Sanssouci Park train services, operated by DB Fernverkehr AG, depart from Dresden Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Dresden to Sanssouci Park is to train which takes 2h 42m and costs €14 - €21. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4h 32m.

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Map of how to get from Dresden to Sanssouci Park.
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  • Distance: 157.7 km
  • Duration: 2h 42m

What companies run services between Dresden, Germany and Sanssouci Park, Germany?

DB Fernverkehr AG operates a train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof hourly, and the journey takes 1h 47m. Five other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dresden Hbf to Sanssouci Park via Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2, S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof, and Potsdam, Feuerbachstr. in around 4h 32m.

Train operators
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
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 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 47m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€22 - €30
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
€27 - €40
Website
Railjet
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Potsdam Charlottenhof
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Potsdam, Charlottenhof Bhf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €17
Website
Bahn DE
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.xom
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dresden Neustadt station to Berlin Airport BER
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €14
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.
For more information, please visit this page
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Günter Anger Güterverkehrs GmbH & Co. Omnibusvermietung KG
Phone
033208 2201 0
Email
info@angerbus.de
Website
angerbus.de
Bus from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Günter Anger Güterverkehrs GmbH & Co. Omnibusvermietung KG
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Dresden to Potsdam
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Dresden to Sanssouci Park bus services, operated by Günter Anger Güterverkehrs GmbH & Co. Omnibusvermietung KG, arrive at S Potsdam Hauptbahnhof station.

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Dresden to Sanssouci Park train services, operated by DB Fernverkehr AG, arrive at S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dresden to Sanssouci Park is 207 km. It takes approximately 2h to drive from Dresden to Sanssouci Park.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Dresden and Sanssouci Park. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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