Travel from Krakow to Dresden

Train, bus or fly from Krakow to Dresden?

FlixBus operates a bus from Krakow to Dresden once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 7 h 30 min. Polski Bus also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Krakow to Dresden via Wroclaw Glowny and Görlitz in around 8 h 27 min.

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How to get from Krakow to Dresden

ModeDurationPrice
From Kraków, Kraków MDA bus to Dresden, Dresden central station.7 h 30 min43€
From Krakow Glowny train to Wroclaw Glowny, walk to Wrocław, Wrocław DA, then bus to Dresden, Dresden central station.8 h 9 min33€
From Krakow Glowny train to Wroclaw Glowny, train to Görlitz, then train to Dresden Mitte.8 h 27 min43€
From Kraków bus to Liberec then train to Dresden Hbf.16 h 18 min63€
From Krakow Glowny night train to Pardubice hl.n. then train to Dresden Hbf.11 h 9 min39€
From Krakow drive to Dresden.4 h 48 min67€
From Kraków Główny train to Krakow airport, fly to Dresden airport, then train to Dresden.6 h 48 min198€
From Kraków Główny train to Krakow airport, fly to Leipzig airport, then train to Dresden.8 h 21 min144€
From Kraków Główny train to Krakow airport, fly to Prague airport, bus to Nádraží Veleslavín, subway to Muzeum - A, walk to Praha hl.n., then train to Dresden.7 h 22 min155€
From Kraków Główny train to Krakow airport, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld airport, train to Berlin Südkreuz, then train to Dresden.7 h 14 min162€

How long does it take to get from Krakow to Dresden?

The bus from Kraków, Kraków MDA to Dresden, Dresden central station takes 7 h 30 min including transfers and departs once daily.

Is there a direct train between Krakow and Dresden?

No, there is no direct train from Krakow to Dresden. However, there are services departing from Krakow Glowny and arriving at Dresden Mitte via Wroclaw Glowny and Görlitz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 27 min.

Is there a direct bus between Krakow and Dresden?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kraków, Kraków MDA and arriving at Dresden, Dresden central station. Services depart once daily, and operate Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 7 h 30 min.

Operators from Krakow to Dresden

OperatorPhoneWebsite
FlixBus+49 1807 123 99 123FlixBus
Polish Railways (PKP)703 200 200Polish Railways (PKP)
German Railways (DB)+49 0180 6 99 66 33German Railways (DB)
BillyBilly
Czech Railways (ČD)+420 221 111 122Czech Railways (ČD)
Koleje Małopolskie703 20 20 25Koleje Małopolskie
LufthansaLufthansa
EurowingsEurowings
KLMKLM
SwissSwiss
RyanairRyanair
S-BahnS-Bahn
Austrian AirlinesAustrian Airlines
Prague Public Transit Co.296 19 18 17Prague Public Transit Co.