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

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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Fly Southampton to Dresden  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Dresden (DRS) SOU - DRS

$103 - $488

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Bus RegioJet  •  25 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032
  2. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
  3. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.

$55 - $124

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Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Dresden  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Dresden (DRS) LHR - DRS

$120 - $379

Train to London City, fly to Berlin Tegel, train  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) LCY - TXL
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Dresden-Neustadt

$154 - $397

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) LHR - TXL
  4. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Dresden-Neustadt

$146 - $346

Train via Paris Est  •  14 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt Ice

$309 - $594

Train  •  15 h 55 min

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

$285 - $523

Bus Autokar Polska  •  25 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton to Olszyna
  2. Take the bus from Görlitz to Dresden, Dresden central station 121

$75 - $106

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  15 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Southampton 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

$466 - $597

Drive, carferry  •  12 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Dresden

$187 - $272

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Dresden. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. via London, Victoria Green Line Station and Prague, ÚAN Florenc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 19 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Dresden is 662 miles.

The best way to get from Southampton to Dresden without a car is to train which takes 14 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 10 min to get from Southampton to Dresden, including transfers.

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Southampton to Dresden bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Dresden is to fly which takes 7 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 14 h 46 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 25 h 12 min.

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

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Southampton to Dresden bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. station.

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Dresden is 1 h ahead of Southampton. It is currently 11:34 PM in Southampton and 12:34 AM in Dresden.

Eurowings, Germania, Flybe and KLM offer flights from Southampton Airport to Dresden Airport.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Dresden.
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  • Distance: 661.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 10 min

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

KLM, Flybe and two other airlines fly from Southampton to Dresden 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Southampton to Dresden via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Est, and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 14 h 46 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Dresden via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from London City to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Southampton to Dresden via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from London Heathrow to Dresden via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from London Heathrow to Dresden via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Dresden via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Southampton to Dresden via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Dresden via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from London City to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dresden via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from London City to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Southampton to Dresden via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Berlin Tegel via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $25
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 Hbf (tief) to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
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 Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Fulda
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
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
$160 - $230
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
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
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
$95 - $130
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
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
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Southampton to Olszyna
Ave. Duration
20 h 24 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
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 Görlitz to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
19 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
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
Ferry operators

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More Questions & Answers

There are 743+ hotels available in Dresden. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Southampton Airport is to train which takes 10 min and costs .

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