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There are 9 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Dresden by plane, train, bus or car

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 to Dresden  •  6h 19m

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Dresden (DRS) SKG - DRS

$113 - $295

Cheapest option

Bus Arda Tur  •  28h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki station to Sofia Thessaloniki - Haskovo
  2. Take the bus from Sofia Central Bus Station to Dresden Bayrische Strasse Varna - Berlin

$57 - $176

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Fly to Prague, train  •  8h 51m

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Prague (PRG) SKG - PRG
  2. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Dresden Hbf

$118 - $403

Fly to Leipzig, train  •  9h 38m

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Leipzig (LEJ) SKG - LEJ
  2. Take the train from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Dresden-Neustadt

$102 - $342

Fly to Berlin Schoenefeld, train  •  8h 27m

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) SKG - SXF
  2. Take the train from Berlin Südkreuz to Dresden-Neustadt

$68 - $256

Bus Simeonidis Tours  •  19h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Prague Simeonidis
  2. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Dresden central station 060 / ...

$80 - $122

Bus, train  •  28h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Praha
  2. Take the train from Praha-Holesovice to Dresden Hbf Ec

$126 - $141

Train  •  36h 16m

  1. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Skopje 334
  2. Take the train from Skopje to Belgrade
  3. Take the train from Beograd to Wien Hbf D
  4. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Praha hl.n. Rj / ...
  5. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Dresden Hbf Ec

$171 - $357

Drive  •  16h 23m

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Dresden 1042.3 miles

$250 - $370

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The cheapest way to get from Thessaloniki to Dresden is to bus which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 19h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Thessaloniki to Dresden is to fly which costs 95€ - 260€ and takes 6h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thessaloniki to Dresden station. However, there are services departing from Thessaloniki and arriving at Dresden, Dresden central station via Staroměstské náměstí and Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 29m.

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No, there is no direct train from Thessaloniki to Dresden. However, there are services departing from Thessaloniki and arriving at Dresden Hbf via Skopje, Beograd, Wien Hbf and Praha hl.n.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36h 16m.

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The distance between Thessaloniki and Dresden is 1356 km. The road distance is 1667.7 km.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Dresden without a car is to bus which takes 19h 29m and costs 65€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 6h 19m to get from Thessaloniki to Dresden, including transfers.

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Thessaloniki to Dresden bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Thessaloniki station.

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Thessaloniki to Dresden train services, operated by Macedonian Railways (MZ), depart from Thessaloniki station.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Dresden is to fly which takes 6h 19m and costs 95€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 19h 29m, you could also train, which costs 140€ - 310€ and takes 36h 16m.

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Map of how to get from Thessaloniki to Dresden.
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  • Distance: 847.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 19m

What companies run services between Thessaloniki, Greece and Dresden, Germany?

Germania, Eurowings and two other airlines fly from Thessaloniki to Dresden twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Thessaloniki to Dresden via Staroměstské náměstí, Florenc, and Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc in around 19h 29m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Thessaloniki to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Thessaloniki to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Thessaloniki to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Thessaloniki to Leipzig via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Flights from Thessaloniki to Prague via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Thessaloniki to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Thessaloniki to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Leipzig via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Thessaloniki to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $370
Flights from Thessaloniki to Berlin Schoenefeld via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $370
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Flights from Thessaloniki to Berlin Schoenefeld via Basel
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Dresden via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Thessaloniki to Leipzig via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Thessaloniki to Leipzig via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Dresden
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Thessaloniki to Prague
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Prague via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Prague via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Leipzig via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha-Holesovice to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
cd.cz
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 Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Südkreuz to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $55
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
9h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $100
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Vienna, Hbf to Prague, hl.n.
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
regiojet.com
Bus operators
Simeonidis Tours
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
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
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 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
Bus from Thessaloniki Monastiriou to Sofia Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Website
Arda Tur
Bus from Sofia Central Bus Station to Dresden Bayrische Strasse
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
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
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Thessaloniki station to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Dresden
Ave. Duration
24h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Thessaloniki to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Sofia to Dresden
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Radina VIP
Phone
+359 879 321 588
Email
radinavip@gmail.com
Website
radinavip.com
Bus from Sofia to Dresden
Ave. Duration
24h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
radinavip.com
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Praha
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$104
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr

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The quickest flight from Thessaloniki Airport to Dresden Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

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Thessaloniki to Dresden bus services, operated by Arda Tur, arrive at Dresden Bayrische Strasse station.

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Dresden is 1h behind Thessaloniki. It is currently 8:09 PM in Thessaloniki and 7:09 PM in Dresden.

Thessaloniki to Dresden train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Dresden Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thessaloniki to Dresden is 1668 km. It takes approximately 16h 23m to drive from Thessaloniki to Dresden.

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Germania, Aegean Airlines, Lufthansa and Eurowings offer flights from Thessaloniki Airport to Dresden Airport.

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Book your Thessaloniki to Dresden bus tickets online with Distribusion and Distribusion.

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There are 766+ hotels available in Dresden. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Thessaloniki Airport is to shuttle which takes 42m and costs 2€.

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