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There are 8 ways to get from Munich to Dresden by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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  • Distance: 224.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 33 min

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

You can take a train from Munich to Dresden via Nürnberg Hbf and Hof Hbf in around 6 hours 33 minutes. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Dresden 4 times a day. Tickets cost $29 - $50 and the journey takes 7 hours 35 minutes.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Dresden
Avg. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Munich to Leipzig
Avg. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Train operators
German Railways (DB)
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Avg. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$23 - $75
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Hof Hbf
Avg. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$41
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$41
Train from Hof Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Avg. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Hof Hbf
Avg. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Dresden-Neustadt
Avg. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from München Hauptbahnhof to Prague - Main Station
Avg. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Dresden, Dresden central station
Avg. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Dresden, Dresden central station
Avg. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Munich to Dresden
Avg. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

How far is it from Munich to Dresden?

The distance between Munich and Dresden is 359 km. The road distance is 461 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Munich to Dresden?

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Dresden is to rideshare which costs 23€ and takes 4 hours 52 minutes.

What is the fastest way to get from Munich to Dresden?

The quickest way to get from Munich to Dresden is to fly which takes 3 hours 2 minutes and costs 90€.

Is there a direct train between Munich and Dresden?

No, there is no direct train from Munich to Dresden. However, there are services departing from München Hbf and arriving at Dresden Hbf via Nürnberg Hbf and Hof Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 hours 33 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Munich and Dresden?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich, Munich central bus station and arriving at Dresden, Dresden central station. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 hours 35 minutes.

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

It takes approximately 6 hours 33 minutes to get from Munich to Dresden, including transfers.