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There are 4 ways to get from Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 19m

  1. Take the train from S Südkreuz Bhf to Dresden Hauptbahnhof 27 / ...

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Bus  •  3h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Südkreuz to Dresden Bayrische Strasse Lyon Perrache SNCF Train Station - Berlin Central Bus Station / ...

2 alternative options

Bus via Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt  •  3h 21m

  1. Take the bus from S Südkreuz Bhf to Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt 160 / ...

Drive  •  1h 54m

  1. Drive from Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden 192.8 km

Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden by bus and train

The journey time between Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) and Dresden is around 2h 9m and covers a distance of around 181 km. This includes an average layover time of around 8 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 4m. Operated by BVG, DB Fernverkehr AG, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and others, the Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden service departs from U Wittenbergplatz and arrives in Dresden Hauptbahnhof. Typically 110 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 1m
Layover time:
8 min
Total time:
2h 9m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 4m
Journey distance:
181 km
Services per week:
110
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
10 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:51
Last service departs at:
21:03

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden bus and train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden is to bus which costs €8 - €17 and takes 3h 1m.

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The fastest way to get from Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden is to drive. Taking this option will cost €21 - €35 and takes 1h 54m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden. However, there are services departing from U Wittenbergplatz and arriving at Dresden Bayrische Strasse via Berlin Südkreuz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 1m.

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The distance between Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) and Dresden is 164 km. The road distance is 192.8 km.

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The best way to get from Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden without a car is to train which takes 2h 19m and costs €23 - €80.

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It takes approximately 2h 19m to get from Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden, including transfers.

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Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Berlin Südkreuz station.

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The best way to get from Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden is to train which takes 2h 19m and costs €23 - €80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €8 - €17 and takes 3h 1m.

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Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Dresden Bayrische Strasse station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden is 193 km. It takes approximately 1h 54m to drive from Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden.

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Map of how to get from Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn) to Dresden.
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  • Distance: 163.6 km
  • Duration: 2h 19m

What companies run services between Wittenbergplatz (Berlin U-Bahn), Germany and Dresden, Germany?

DB Fernverkehr AG operates a train from S Südkreuz Bhf to Dresden Hauptbahnhof hourly, and the journey takes 1h 44m. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, RegioJet operates a bus from Berlin Südkreuz to Dresden Bayrische Strasse every 3 hours. Tickets cost €6 - €9 and the journey takes 2h 20m. Three other operators also service this route.

Train operators
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from S Südkreuz Bhf to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€21 - €30
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Railjet
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Berlin Südkreuz to Dresden Bayrische Strasse
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
RegioJet
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from S Südkreuz Bhf to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from S Südkreuz Bhf to Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
flixbus.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin Südkreuz train station to Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin Südkreuz train station to Dresden Neustadt station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Berlin - Südkreuz to Dresden
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Blablabus

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