There are 3 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dresden Airport (DRS) by plane, train or car

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Fly  •  55 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dresden (DRS) FRA - DRS

$65 - $250

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Dresden-Neustadt Ice

$101 - $144

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dresden Airport (DRS) 294.6 miles

$60 - $90

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Dresden Airport (DRS) is 386 km. The road distance is 471.4 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dresden Airport (DRS) without a car is to train which takes 4 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 55 min to fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dresden (DRS), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dresden Airport (DRS) is to fly which takes 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 59 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Dresden Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dresden Airport (DRS) is 471 km. It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dresden Airport (DRS).

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Dresden Airport.

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There are 701+ hotels available in Dresden Airport (DRS). Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 241 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Dresden Airport (DRS), Germany?

Lufthansa flies from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dresden Airport (DRS) every 4 hours. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Dresden Airport (DRS) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $95 - $140 and the journey takes 4 h 28 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dresden
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Frankfurt to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de

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