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The cheapest trains

from Berlin
to Dresden

Showing times and prices for Sep 16

Cheapest

$23

Average

$54

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Berlin to Dresden will cost around $ 54 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 23.

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18:59Berlin Hbf (tief)2h25 21:24Dresden Hbf
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$231One-way
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20:58Berlin Hbf (tief)2h09 23:07Dresden Hbf
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$231One-way
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16:59Berlin Hbf (tief)2h08 19:07Dresden Hbf
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$351One-way
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00:26Berlin Hbf (tief)5h06 05:32Dresden Hbf
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$401One-way
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04:28Berlin Hbf (tief)2h39 07:07Dresden Hbf
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$421One-way

Train Times

Berlin to Dresden

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00:26Berlin Hbf (tief)5h06 05:32Dresden Hbf
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01:00Berlin-Lichtenberg5h01 06:01Dresden Hbf
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02:40Berlin Gesundbrunnen4h21 07:01Dresden Hbf
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04:28Berlin Hbf (tief)2h39 07:07Dresden Hbf
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04:53Berlin-Lichtenberg3h08 08:01Dresden Hbf
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05:28Berlin Hbf (tief)3h04 08:32Dresden Hbf
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05:53Berlin-Lichtenberg3h08 09:01Dresden Hbf
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06:32Berlin Hbf3h29 10:01Dresden Hbf
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06:53Berlin Hbf (tief)2h01 08:54Dresden Hbf
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06:53Berlin-Lichtenberg3h08 10:01Dresden Hbf
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07:28Berlin Hbf (tief)3h04 10:32Dresden Hbf
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07:35Berlin Hbf3h26 11:01Dresden Hbf
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07:37Berlin Hbf (tief)3h02 10:39Dresden Hbf
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07:53Berlin-Lichtenberg3h08 11:01Dresden Hbf
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08:35Berlin Hbf3h26 12:01Dresden Hbf
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08:53Berlin-Lichtenberg3h08 12:01Dresden Hbf
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08:59Berlin Hbf (tief)1h57 10:56Dresden Hbf
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09:28Berlin Hbf (tief)3h04 12:32Dresden Hbf
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09:35Berlin Hbf3h26 13:01Dresden Hbf
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09:37Berlin Hbf (tief)3h02 12:39Dresden Hbf
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09:53Berlin-Lichtenberg3h08 13:01Dresden Hbf
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10:35Berlin Hbf3h26 14:01Dresden Hbf
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10:53Berlin-Lichtenberg3h08 14:01Dresden Hbf
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10:59Berlin Hbf (tief)2h08 13:07Dresden Hbf
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11:28Berlin Hbf (tief)3h04 14:32Dresden Hbf
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11:31Berlin Hbf (tief)3h13 14:44Dresden Hbf
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11:35Berlin Hbf3h26 15:01Dresden Hbf
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11:53Berlin-Lichtenberg3h08 15:01Dresden Hbf
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12:35Berlin Hbf3h26 16:01Dresden Hbf
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12:41Berlin Hbf (tief)2h26 15:07Dresden Hbf
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12:53Berlin-Lichtenberg3h08 16:01Dresden Hbf
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13:28Berlin Hbf (tief)3h04 16:32Dresden Hbf
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13:35Berlin Hbf3h26 17:01Dresden Hbf
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13:37Berlin Hbf (tief)3h02 16:39Dresden Hbf
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13:53Berlin-Lichtenberg3h08 17:01Dresden Hbf
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14:35Berlin Hbf3h26 18:01Dresden Hbf
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14:53Berlin-Lichtenberg3h08 18:01Dresden Hbf
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14:59Berlin Hbf (tief)2h08 17:07Dresden Hbf
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15:27Berlin Hbf (tief)3h05 18:32Dresden Hbf
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15:35Berlin Hbf3h26 19:01Dresden Hbf
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15:37Berlin Hbf (tief)3h02 18:39Dresden Hbf
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15:53Berlin-Lichtenberg3h08 19:01Dresden Hbf
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16:35Berlin Hbf3h26 20:01Dresden Hbf
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16:53Berlin-Lichtenberg3h08 20:01Dresden Hbf
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16:59Berlin Hbf (tief)2h08 19:07Dresden Hbf
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17:28Berlin Hbf (tief)3h04 20:32Dresden Hbf
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17:35Berlin Hbf3h26 21:01Dresden Hbf
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17:37Berlin Hbf (tief)3h02 20:39Dresden Hbf
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17:53Berlin-Lichtenberg3h08 21:01Dresden Hbf
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18:35Berlin Hbf3h26 22:01Dresden Hbf
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18:53Berlin-Lichtenberg3h08 22:01Dresden Hbf
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18:59Berlin Hbf (tief)2h25 21:24Dresden Hbf
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19:28Berlin Hbf (tief)3h04 22:32Dresden Hbf
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19:31Berlin Hbf (tief)3h13 22:44Dresden Hbf
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20:58Berlin Hbf (tief)2h09 23:07Dresden Hbf
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21:28Berlin Hbf (tief)3h04 00:32Dresden Hbf
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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Sun
Sep 15
$23Deutsche Bahn
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Mon
Sep 16
$23Deutsche Bahn
$9Eurolines Switzerland
Tue
Sep 17
$23Deutsche Bahn
$5Bla Bla Bus
Wed
Sep 18
$23Deutsche Bahn
$1Bla Bla Bus
Thu
Sep 19
$23Deutsche Bahn
$1Bla Bla Bus
Fri
Sep 20
$23Deutsche Bahn
$1Bla Bla Bus
Sat
Sep 21
$23Deutsche Bahn
$1Bla Bla Bus
Sun
Sep 22
$23Deutsche Bahn
$1Bla Bla Bus
Mon
Sep 23
$23Deutsche Bahn
$1Bla Bla Bus
Tue
Sep 24
$23Deutsche Bahn
$1Bla Bla Bus
Wed
Sep 25
$23Deutsche Bahn
$1Bla Bla Bus
Thu
Sep 26
$17Deutsche Bahn
$1Bla Bla Bus
Fri
Sep 27
$23Deutsche Bahn
$1Bla Bla Bus
Sat
Sep 28
$23Deutsche Bahn
$1Bla Bla Bus
Sun
Sep 29
$23Deutsche Bahn
$1Bla Bla Bus
Mon
Sep 30
$23Deutsche Bahn
$1Bla Bla Bus
Tue
Oct 1
$23Deutsche Bahn
$6Eurolines Switzerland
Wed
Oct 2
$23Deutsche Bahn
$6Eurolines Switzerland
Thu
Oct 3
$23Deutsche Bahn
$6Eurolines Switzerland
Fri
Oct 4
$23Deutsche Bahn
$6Eurolines Switzerland
Sat
Oct 5
$23Deutsche Bahn
$6Eurolines Switzerland

The fastest trains

from Berlin
to Dresden

Showing times and prices for Sep 16

Fastest Journey

1 h 57 m

Average

3 h 7 m

Trains per day

56

Distance

165 km

Of the 56 train that leave Berlin for Dresden every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct train cover the 165 km distance in an average of 3 h 7 m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 1 h 57 m .

The slowest train will take 5 h 6 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
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08:59Berlin Hbf (tief)1h57 10:56Dresden Hbf
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$501One-way
2nd Fastest
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06:53Berlin Hbf (tief)2h01 08:54Dresden Hbf
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$471One-way
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10:59Berlin Hbf (tief)2h08 13:07Dresden Hbf
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$501One-way
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16:59Berlin Hbf (tief)2h08 19:07Dresden Hbf
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$351One-way
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14:59Berlin Hbf (tief)2h08 17:07Dresden Hbf
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$501One-way

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Journey Summary

Berlin to Dresden Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
2 hours 21 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $23
Trains depart from:Berlin
Trains arrive in:Dresden
Distance:165 km
TrainTrain Companies:Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Berlin to Dresden: Journey Details

Trains in Germany are an efficient way to travel between cities, with Deutsche Bahn offering domestic and international train routes. Trains from Berlin to Dresden travel a distance of approximately 195 km, usually taking between 2 and 3 hours, depending on the number of connections. Trains start as early as 12:40 a.m. and depart until 10:30 p.m. Deutsche Bahn trains depart 2-3 times every hour. Train run less frequent on the weekends and early in the morning.

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Berlin to Dresden Train Cost

Average prices for Deutsche Bahn trains from Berlin to Dresden when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€31.5

1 Day in Advance

€29

1 Week in Advance

€22

2 Weeks in Advance

€21

1 Month in Advance

€20

3 Months in Advance

€19

Berlin to Dresden Trains: General Information

Deutsche Bahn train ticket prices change frequently so there are no firm rules for finding the best prices. Travelers can usually offset some of cost of Berlin to Dresden train tickets by planning ahead and checking the prices before booking.

  • autobus All Berlin to Dresden trains are run by Deutsche Bahn.
  • autobus Most Berlin to Dresden trains are direct, depart from Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arrive at Dresden Hauptbahnhof.
  • autobus Journey Time: The Berlin to Dresden train journey takes as little as 1 hour and 42 minutes to arrive in Dresden.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Berlin to Dresden train tickets 1 day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Berlin to Dresden trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 8% cheaper to book a Berlin to Dresden train a day ahead of time rather than purchasing a ticket at the station.
  • It is 32% cheaper to book a Deutsche Bahn train ticket 1 week in advanced as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.
  • Berlin to Hamburg train costs are 37% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.

Taking the Train from Berlin

Services departing from Berlin for Dresden will usually begin at the main train station, Berlin Hbf. However, it is useful to be aware of the fact that many services will also depart or at least stop at the Sudkreuz station as they leave the city. This is the most southern station located on Berlin's Ring. Berlin Hbf is situated centrally within the city. It can be reached via an impressive variety of public transport options, including the u-bahn (subway), buses, trams, and trains. As the Hbf is located within the Ring, it shouldn't take more than 20 to 30 mins to reach from most parts of the city, though this can be affected by peak traffic periods during the day. If you are trying to reach it during the night, be aware that the u-bahn does not run after 12:30 am on every day except Saturday. However, there are night bus services running all night, as well as taxi services.

Getting into Dresden by Train

Dresden as a city is something of an architectural marvel, having spent generations as the home of the Electors and Kings of Saxony. It also boasts a vibrant and dynamic nightlife matched with a welcoming attitude from locals. Almost all train services will arrive at Dresden Hbf. This station is located in the center of the city and there are multiple transport options available, including trams, buses, and taxis.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Berlin
Dresden
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