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There are 10 ways to get from Sheffield to Dresden by train, plane, bus, car, car ferry or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train to Manchester, fly to Dresden  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Dresden (DRS) MAN - DRS

$108 - $392

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Bus RegioJet  •  26 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
  3. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Dresden central station 060 / ...

$64 - $89

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Train to Manchester, fly to Prague, train  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Prague (PRG) MAN - PRG
  3. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Dresden Hbf

$98 - $280

Train to Manchester, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld, train  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) MAN - SXF
  3. Take the train from Berlin Südkreuz to Dresden-Neustadt

$92 - $233

Train to Birmingham, fly to Prague, train  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Prague (PRG) BHX - PRG
  3. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Dresden Hbf

$141 - $391

Train via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf  •  14 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  4. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  5. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Dresden-Neustadt Ice

$317 - $577

Train  •  16 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  4. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Dresden Hbf Ic

$317 - $567

Bus via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk  •  28 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk 814
  3. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Dresden, Dresden central station N20 / ...

$81 - $155

Drive, car ferry  •  13 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Dresden

$206 - $300

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  16 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  5. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Fulda Ice
  6. Drive from Fulda to Dresden

$484 - $623

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The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to Dresden is to bus which costs £45 - £70 and takes 26 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sheffield to Dresden is to train and fly which costs £80 - £310 and takes 8 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sheffield station to Dresden station. However, there are services departing from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street and arriving at Dresden, Dresden central station via London, Victoria Green Line Station and Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sheffield to Dresden. However, there are services departing from Sheffield and arriving at Dresden-Neustadt via London St. Pancras International, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hbf and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 43 min.

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The distance between Sheffield and Dresden is 666 miles.

The best way to get from Sheffield to Dresden without a car is to train which takes 14 h 43 min and costs £240 - £450.

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It takes approximately 8 h 4 min to get from Sheffield to Dresden, including transfers.

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Sheffield to Dresden bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street.

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Sheffield to Dresden train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Sheffield station.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Dresden is to train which takes 14 h 43 min and costs £240 - £450. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £45 - £70 and takes 26 h 53 min.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to Dresden.
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  • Distance: 665.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 4 min

What companies run services between Sheffield, England and Dresden, Germany?

You can take a train from Sheffield to Dresden via London St Pancras International, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf in around 14 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sheffield to Dresden via London Victoria Coach Station, London, Victoria Green Line Station, Prague, ÚAN Florenc, and Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc in around 26 h 53 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Manchester to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Manchester to Dresden via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Manchester to Dresden via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Manchester to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Manchester to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Birmingham to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Dresden via Basel
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Manchester to Prague
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Schoenefeld via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Schoenefeld via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Birmingham to Prague via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Dresden via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Prague via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Prague via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Prague via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Prague via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Manchester to Dresden via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Manchester to Prague via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Manchester to Dresden via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Prague via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Prague
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Prague
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Prague via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Prague via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Birmingham to Prague via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Manchester to Prague via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Birmingham to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Birmingham to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Czech Railways (ČD)
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 Berlin Südkreuz to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Fulda
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
19 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
regiojet.com
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
elines.cz
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 London to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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There is no direct flight from Manchester Airport to Dresden Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Sheffield to Dresden bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Dresden, Dresden central station.

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Dresden is 1 h ahead of Sheffield. It is currently 8:04 AM in Sheffield and 9:04 AM in Dresden.

Sheffield to Dresden train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Dresden-Neustadt station.

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Swiss, easyJet, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Manchester Airport to Dresden Airport.

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There are 750+ hotels available in Dresden. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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