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There are 14 ways to get from Southampton to Dresden by train, plane, 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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Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Dresden  •  8h 39m

  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 - $378

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Bus RegioJet  •  25h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Victoria Coach Station 032
  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 / ...

$55 - $82

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Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  8h 42m

  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 - $344

Train to London City, fly to Prague, train  •  9h 35m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Prague (PRG) LCY - PRG
  3. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Dresden Hbf

$152 - $489

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Prague  •  9h 51m

  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 Prague (PRG) LHR - PRG
  4. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Dresden Hbf

$140 - $316

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Prague, train  •  9h 38m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Prague (PRG) LGW - PRG
  3. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Dresden Hbf

$95 - $322

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Berlin Tegel, train  •  8h 44m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) LGW - TXL
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Dresden-Neustadt

$131 - $410

Fly Southampton to Dresden  •  7h 42m

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

$88 - $479

Train to London Stansted, fly to Prague, train  •  10h 12m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Prague (PRG) STN - PRG
  3. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Dresden Hbf

$111 - $264

Train via Paris Est  •  14h 41m

  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

$308 - $594

Train  •  16h 8m

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

$268 - $504

Bus Autokar Polska  •  25h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton to Legnica
  2. Take the bus from Legnica to Dresden, Dresden central station 1366 / ...

$75 - $106

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  14h 19m

  1. Drive from Southampton 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

$400 - $575

Drive, car ferry  •  11h 48m

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

$187 - $272

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Dresden is to bus which costs £40 - £65 and takes 25h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Dresden is to fly which costs £65 - £370 and takes 7h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Dresden station. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Dresden, Dresden central station via London, Victoria Green Line Station and Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25h 6m.

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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 14h 41m and costs £230 - £460.

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It takes approximately 8h 39m to get from Southampton to Dresden, including transfers.

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Southampton to Dresden bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Dresden is to fly which takes 7h 42m and costs £65 - £370. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £230 - £460 and takes 14h 41m, you could also bus, which costs £40 - £65 and takes 25h 6m.

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There is no direct flight from London Heathrow Airport to Dresden Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 30m and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Dresden.
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  • Distance: 661.5 miles
  • Duration: 8h 39m

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

Flybe, Eurowings and six other airlines fly from Southampton to Dresden hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Southampton to Dresden via London Waterloo, Waterloo station, Euston station, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Est, and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 14h 41m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Dresden via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Dresden via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from London City to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Southampton to Dresden via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Southampton to Dresden via Dusseldorf, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Southampton to Dresden via Geneva, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Southampton to Dresden via Manchester, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Southampton to Dresden via Amsterdam Schiphol, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Southampton to Dresden via Manchester, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Southampton to Dresden via Dublin, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Southampton to Dresden via Amsterdam Schiphol, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from London Stansted to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from London City to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from London Heathrow to Prague
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from London Gatwick to Prague via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Prague
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from London Gatwick to Prague via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from London Gatwick to Prague via Venice
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel via Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London Stansted to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $270
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dresden via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Dresden via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Dresden via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Southampton to Dresden via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Southampton to Dresden via Dusseldorf, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dresden via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from London City to Prague via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Prague via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Southampton to Dresden via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Southampton to Dresden via Newcastle, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Southampton to Dresden via Manchester, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Southampton to Dresden via Paris CDG, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from London Stansted to Prague via Billund
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dresden via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Prague via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London City to Prague via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from London Gatwick to Prague via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from London Gatwick to Prague
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Prague via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Prague via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Prague via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
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
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
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 Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $190
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 Fulda
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Czech Railways (ČD)
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
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
2h 14m
Frequency
Twice a week
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
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
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 Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
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
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
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Legnica to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Southampton to Legnica
Ave. Duration
21h 22m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Ferry operators

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Dresden is 1h ahead of Southampton. It is currently 1:11 PM in Southampton and 2:11 PM in Dresden.

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

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There are 754+ hotels available in Dresden. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Southampton Airport is to train which takes 10m and costs £1 - £28.

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