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There are 5 ways to get from Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  2h 23m

  1. Take the train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Dresden Hauptbahnhof 27 / ...

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Rideshare  •  2h 47m

  1. Take the rideshare from Berlin to Dresden 191.9 km

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Bus  •  3h 11m

  1. Take the bus from U Alexanderplatz to Dresden Hauptbahnhof 070 / ...

Bus via Berlin - Central Train Station  •  4h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin - Central Train Station to Dresden BlaBlaCar Bus

Drive  •  1h 57m

  1. Drive from Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden 191.6 km

Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden by walk, tram and train

The journey time between Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) and Dresden is around 2h 18m and covers a distance of around 183 km. This includes an average layover time of around 13 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 7m. Operated by BVG, DB Fernverkehr, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and others, the Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden service departs from Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) and arrives in Dresden Hauptbahnhof. Typically 109 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 4m
Layover time:
13 min
Total time:
2h 18m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 7m
Journey distance:
183 km
Services per week:
109
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
9 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:00
Last service departs at:
20:46

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden walk, tram and train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden is to rideshare which costs €7 - €13 and takes 2h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden is to drive which costs €21 - €35 and takes 1h 57m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from U Alexanderplatz and arriving at Dresden Hauptbahnhof. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden. However, there are services departing from U Rosenthaler Platz and arriving at Dresden Hauptbahnhof via S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 23m.

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The distance between Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) and Dresden is 166 km. The road distance is 191.6 km.

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The best way to get from Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden without a car is to train which takes 2h 23m and costs €23 - €80.

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It takes approximately 2h 23m to get from Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden, including transfers.

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Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from U Alexanderplatz station.

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Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden train services, operated by DB Fernverkehr, depart from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden is to train which takes 2h 23m and costs €23 - €80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €12 - €15 and takes 3h 11m.

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Map of how to get from Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden.
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  • Distance: 166.1 km
  • Duration: 2h 23m

What companies run services between Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn), Germany and Dresden, Germany?

DB Fernverkehr operates a train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Dresden Hauptbahnhof hourly, and the journey takes 1h 51m. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from U Alexanderplatz to Dresden Hauptbahnhof every 3 hours. Tickets cost €12 - €15 and the journey takes 2h 55m.

Train operators
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€22 - €30
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Berlin Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
Railjet
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from U Alexanderplatz to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Berlin - Central Train Station to Dresden
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Blablabus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Berlin to Dresden
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €13
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Dresden Hauptbahnhof station.

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Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden train services, operated by DB Fernverkehr, arrive at Dresden Hauptbahnhof station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden is 192 km. It takes approximately 1h 57m to drive from Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Rosenthaler Platz (Berlin U-Bahn) and Dresden. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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