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

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Train to Manchester, fly to Dresden  •  8h 5m

  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  •  26h 31m

  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 / ...

$61 - $89

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

  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  •  8h 18m

  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  •  9h 20m

  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  •  14h 41m

  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  •  16h 14m

  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, bus and ferry  •  26h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Dresden, Dresden central station

$126 - $195

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  15h 55m

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  4. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  5. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  6. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Fulda Ice
  7. Drive from Fulda to Dresden

$420 - $603

Drive, car ferry  •  13h 19m

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

$206 - $300

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The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to Dresden is to bus which costs £45 - £70 and takes 26h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Sheffield to Dresden is to train and fly which costs £80 - £310 and takes 8h 5m.

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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 and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26h 10m.

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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 14h 41m.

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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 14h 41m and costs £240 - £450.

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It takes approximately 8h 5m 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 14h 41m and costs £240 - £450. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £45 - £70 and takes 26h 31m.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to Dresden.
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  • Distance: 665.9 miles
  • Duration: 8h 5m

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 Hbf, and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf in around 14h 41m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sheffield to Dresden via London Victoria Coach Station, London, Victoria Green Line Station, and Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc in around 26h 31m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Manchester to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Manchester to Dresden via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Manchester to Dresden via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Manchester to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Manchester to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Birmingham to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Prague
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Schoenefeld via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Schoenefeld via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $230
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Dresden via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Prague via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Prague via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Manchester to Dresden via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Prague via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Birmingham to Prague via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Prague via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Prague via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Manchester to Dresden via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Prague
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Prague
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Prague via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $950
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Manchester to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Birmingham to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
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
1h 13m
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
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Fulda
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
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
1h 59m
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
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $110
Premier
$100 - $130
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
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
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
National Express
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 Lille to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
19h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
regiojet.com
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
21h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Dresden
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
elines.cz
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station to Dresden Bayrische Strasse
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Website
Arda Tur
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station to Dresden Bayrische Strasse
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
Comati PSG
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There is no direct flight from Manchester Airport to Dresden Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 35m 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 1h ahead of Sheffield. It is currently 6:13 AM in Sheffield and 7:13 AM in Dresden.

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

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KLM, Swiss, Eurowings and Lufthansa offer flights from Manchester Airport to Dresden Airport.

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There are 774+ hotels available in Dresden. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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