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There are 7 ways to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Dresden by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Dresden  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Dresden (DRS) MUC - DRS

$80 - $289

Cheapest option

Bus RegioJet  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Flg. Flughafen FJS, Terminal 2 to Prague, ÚAN Florenc RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Dresden central station 060 / ...

$17 - $70

5 alternative options

Fly to Leipzig, train  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Leipzig (LEJ) MUC - LEJ
  2. Take the train from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Dresden-Neustadt

$105 - $280

Train  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from München Flughafen Terminal to München Hbf
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt Ic

$130 - $194

Bus Leo Express s.r.o.  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from München Flughafen FJS to Praha hl. n. Leo Express
  2. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Dresden, Dresden central station 060 / ...

$19 - $30

Train via Leipzig Hbf  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Leipzig Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Dresden Hbf Ice / ...

$60 - $173

Drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Munich Airport (MUC) to Dresden 277.5 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Dresden is to bus which costs 16€ - 26€ and takes 7 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Dresden is to fly which costs 70€ - 260€ and takes 2 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Munich Airport (MUC) to Dresden station. However, there are services departing from Munich, Flg. Flughafen FJS, Terminal 2 and arriving at Dresden, Dresden central station via Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Munich Airport (MUC) to Dresden. However, there are services departing from München Flughafen Terminal and arriving at Dresden-Neustadt via München Hbf and Halle(Saale)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 56 min.

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The distance between Munich Airport (MUC) and Dresden is 331 km. The road distance is 444 km.

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The best way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Dresden without a car is to train which takes 6 h 56 min and costs 110€ - 170€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Dresden, including transfers.

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Munich Airport (MUC) to Dresden bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Munich, Flg. Flughafen FJS, Terminal 2 station.

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Munich Airport (MUC) to Dresden train services, operated by S-Bahn, depart from München Flughafen Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Dresden is to fly which takes 2 h 12 min and costs 70€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 110€ - 170€ and takes 6 h 56 min, you could also bus, which costs 15€ - 65€ and takes 7 h 23 min.

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Map of how to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Dresden.
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  • Distance: 207 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 12 min

What companies run services between Munich Airport (MUC), Germany and Dresden, Germany?

Lufthansa flies from Munich Airport (MUC) to Dresden 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Munich Airport (MUC) to Dresden via München Hbf and Halle(Saale)Hbf in around 6 h 56 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Dresden
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Munich to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $310
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 Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Standard
$30 - $120
First
$45 - $190
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Standard
$17 - $40
First
$30 - $65
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Munich, Flg. Flughafen FJS, Terminal 2 to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
regiojet.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Dresden
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
elines.cz
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Prague to Dresden
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eurolines.de
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Bus from München Flughafen FJS to Praha hl. n.
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$12 - $16
Bus from Praha hl. n. to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$6 - $9

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More Questions & Answers

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

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Munich Airport (MUC) to Dresden bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Dresden, Dresden central station.

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Munich Airport (MUC) to Dresden train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Dresden-Neustadt station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich Airport (MUC) to Dresden is 444 km. It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to drive from Munich Airport (MUC) to Dresden.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Munich Airport to Dresden Airport.

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