There are 8 ways to get from Warsaw to Dresden by train, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Wroclaw Glowny Eic
  2. Take the train from Wroclaw Glowny to Dresden Mitte Kd

$37 - $57

Cheapest option

Fly to Wroclaw, train  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Wroclaw (WRO) WAW - WRO
  2. Take the train from Wroclaw Glowny to Dresden Mitte

$34 - $85

6 alternative options

Bus  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Warsaw, Warszawa Młociny to Wrocław, Wrocław DA P4
  2. Take the bus from Wrocław, Wrocław DA to Dresden, Dresden central station N20

$36 - $61

Bus, train  •  13 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa to Legnica
  2. Take the train from Legnica to Dresden Mitte Kd

$41 - $60

Drive  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Warsaw to Dresden 387.5 miles

$80 - $120

Fly to Dresden  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Dresden (DRS) WAW - DRS

$97 - $407

Fly to Prague, train  •  7 h 55 min

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

$77 - $196

Fly to Berlin Tegel, train  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) WAW - TXL
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Dresden-Neustadt

$98 - $284

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Warsaw to Dresden is to fly and train which costs 120 zł - 330 zł and takes 7 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Warsaw to Dresden is to drive which costs 300 zł - 450 zł and takes 5 h 45 min.

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The distance between Warsaw and Dresden is 519 km. The road distance is 620.1 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 59 min to get from Warsaw to Dresden, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Warsaw to Dresden station. However, there are services departing from Emilii Plater 04 and arriving at Dresden, Dresden central station via Warsaw, Warszawa Młociny and Wrocław, Wrocław DA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Warsaw to Dresden. However, there are services departing from Warszawa Centralna and arriving at Dresden Mitte via Wroclaw Glowny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 59 min.

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Warsaw to Dresden train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Warszawa Wschodnia station.

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Map of how to get from Warsaw to Dresden.
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  • Distance: 324.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 59 min

What companies run services between Warsaw, Poland and Dresden, Germany?

You can take a train from Warsaw to Dresden via Wroclaw Glowny in around 7 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Warsaw to Dresden via Metro Młociny 23, Warsaw, Warszawa Młociny, and Wrocław, Wrocław DA in around 11 h 28 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw to Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $120
Flights from Warsaw to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Flights from Warsaw to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Warsaw to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Warsaw to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Warsaw to Dresden via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Warsaw to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Warsaw to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Warsaw to Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $120
Flights from Warsaw to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Warsaw to Berlin Tegel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Warsaw to Dresden via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Warsaw to Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $120
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Warsaw to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Warsaw to Dresden via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Warsaw to Dresden via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Wroclaw Glowny
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$17 - $24
Train from Wroclaw Glowny to Dresden Mitte
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Legnica to Dresden Mitte
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Czech Railways (ČD)
Deutsche Bahn
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
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Warsaw, Warszawa Młociny to Wrocław, Wrocław DA
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Wrocław, Wrocław DA to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
PKS Polonus

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