There are 4 ways to get from Leipzig to Dresden by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt Re / ...

$30 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Leipzig, Leipzig central station to Dresden, Dresden central station 167 / ...

$6 - $65

2 alternative options

Rideshare  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Leipzig to Dresden 71.5 miles

$8

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Leipzig to Dresden 71.4 miles

$15 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Leipzig to Dresden is to rideshare which costs 6€ and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leipzig to Dresden is to drive which costs 12€ - 19€ and takes 1 h 9 min.

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The distance between Leipzig and Dresden is 101 km. The road distance is 114.3 km.

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The train from Leipzig Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt takes 1 h 24 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leipzig, Leipzig central station station and arriving at Dresden, Dresden central station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leipzig Hbf and arriving at Dresden-Neustadt. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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What companies run services between Leipzig, Germany and Dresden, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Leipzig to Dresden every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 24 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Leipzig to Dresden hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min. Eurolines DE also services this route twice a week.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Leipzig, Leipzig central station to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Leipzig to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Leipzig to Dresden
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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