Berlin to Dresden Train

Cheap train tickets from Berlin to Dresden

Showing times and prices for Dec 06

Cheapest

18

Average

37

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Berlin to Dresden is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
08:26PMBerlin Hbf2h09 10:35PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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181One-way
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06:17AMBerlin Hbf1h50 08:07AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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181One-way
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07:16PMBerlin Hbf1h51 09:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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181One-way
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02:26PMBerlin Hbf2h09 04:35PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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221One-way
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07:16AMBerlin Hbf1h51 09:07AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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221One-way

Train schedule from Berlin to Dresden

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02:58AMBerlin Hbf4h04 07:02AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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04:30AMBerlin Hbf3h05 07:35AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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04:53AMBerlin-Lichtenberg3h09 08:02AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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06:17AMBerlin Hbf2h26 08:43AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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06:17AMBerlin Hbf1h50 08:07AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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06:17AMBerlin Hbf2h24 08:41AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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06:32AMBerlin Hbf3h30 10:02AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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06:53AMBerlin-Lichtenberg3h09 10:02AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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07:16AMBerlin Hbf1h51 09:07AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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07:35AMBerlin Hbf3h27 11:02AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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07:53AMBerlin-Lichtenberg3h09 11:02AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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08:26AMBerlin Hbf3h15 11:41AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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08:26AMBerlin Hbf2h09 10:35AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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08:35AMBerlin Hbf3h27 12:02PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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08:53AMBerlin-Lichtenberg3h09 12:02PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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09:16AMBerlin Hbf1h51 11:07AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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09:36AMBerlin Hbf3h26 01:02PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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09:53AMBerlin-Lichtenberg3h09 01:02PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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10:26AMBerlin Hbf3h15 01:41PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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10:26AMBerlin Hbf2h09 12:35PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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10:35AMBerlin Hbf3h27 02:02PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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10:53AMBerlin-Lichtenberg3h09 02:02PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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11:16AMBerlin Hbf1h51 01:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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11:35AMBerlin Hbf3h27 03:02PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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11:53AMBerlin-Lichtenberg3h09 03:02PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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12:26PMBerlin Hbf3h15 03:41PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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12:26PMBerlin Hbf2h09 02:35PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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12:35PMBerlin Hbf3h27 04:02PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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12:53PMBerlin-Lichtenberg3h09 04:02PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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01:16PMBerlin Hbf1h51 03:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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01:36PMBerlin Hbf3h26 05:02PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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01:53PMBerlin-Lichtenberg3h09 05:02PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
1 transfer
02:26PMBerlin Hbf2h09 04:35PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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02:26PMBerlin Hbf3h15 05:41PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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02:35PMBerlin Hbf3h27 06:02PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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02:53PMBerlin-Lichtenberg3h09 06:02PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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03:16PMBerlin Hbf1h51 05:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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03:36PMBerlin Hbf3h26 07:02PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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03:53PMBerlin-Lichtenberg3h09 07:02PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
1 transfer
04:26PMBerlin Hbf2h01 06:27PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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04:26PMBerlin Hbf3h15 07:41PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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04:35PMBerlin Hbf3h27 08:02PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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04:53PMBerlin-Lichtenberg3h09 08:02PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
2 transfers
05:16PMBerlin Hbf1h51 07:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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05:53PMBerlin-Lichtenberg3h15 09:08PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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06:25PMBerlin Hbf2h02 08:27PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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06:25PMBerlin Hbf3h17 09:42PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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06:35PMBerlin Hbf3h27 10:02PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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06:53PMBerlin-Lichtenberg3h09 10:02PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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07:16PMBerlin Hbf1h51 09:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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08:26PMBerlin Hbf3h16 11:42PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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08:26PMBerlin Hbf2h09 10:35PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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09:18PMBerlin Hbf3h25 12:43AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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09:28PMBerlin Hbf3h15 12:43AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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10:29PMBerlin Hbf7h12 05:41AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Berlin to Dresden

Showing times and prices for Dec 06

Fastest Journey

1 h 50 m

Average

2 h 58 m

Trains per day

55

Distance

165 km

Of the 55 trains that leave Berlin for Dresden every day 15 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
06:17AMBerlin Hbf1h50 08:07AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
0 transfers
181One-way
2nd Fastest
11:16AMBerlin Hbf1h51 01:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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301One-way
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05:16PMBerlin Hbf1h51 07:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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261One-way
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09:16AMBerlin Hbf1h51 11:07AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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301One-way
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01:16PMBerlin Hbf1h51 03:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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261One-way

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Overview: Train from Berlin to Dresden

distanceDistance102 miles (165 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 51 min
priceAverage train ticket price$13 (€12)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 14 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDoggiosled, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Berlin to Dresden cover the 102 miles (165 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 51 min with our travel partners like Doggiosled, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $4 (€3), but the average price of train tickets is $13 (€12). Travelers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Berlin to Dresden trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Berlin and Dresden from $4 (€3) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Dresden from Berlin. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Train information from Berlin to Dresden with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 58 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 14 a day

Trains from Berlin to Dresden

A train offers the most effective means of travel between Berlin and Dresden. On average, the journey between the two cities lasts about three hours 19 minutes. Approximately 72 trains leave Berlin for Dresden every day. Although most of the connections are direct, there are slower trains that require transfers along the way. All services along this route are provided by Deutsche Bahn, the leading rail provider across Germany, known for their reliability of service.

Berlin to Dresden Train Time: Daily Departures

There are 72 trains that leave Berlin for Dresden daily, completing the 103-mile (165 km) trip in between two to three hours. High speed trains cover the journey in less than two hours, and the slowest connections along this route take over seven hours. There are between two and three departures per hour, with the earliest train departing at about 1:00 a.m., and the last connection is at around 10:30 p.m. Departures are spread at regular intervals throughout the day, so passengers should easily find a Deutsche Bahn departure to fit their needs.

How long is the journey by train from Berlin to Dresden?

On average, a train from Berlin to Dresden completes the trip in three hours 19 minutes. The time taken largely depends on the number of connections along the route. Direct trains are faster and may commute between the two cities in just under two hours. Commuters on weekends and public holidays may experience longer durations on the journey.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Berlin to Dresden?

Departure train station: Berlin Hauptbahnhof is the main departure station, although SudKreuz station serves a few trains. The station is within the city, and is accessible by a bus in about four minutes. It has left luggage lockers, Wi-Fi and ticket offices.

Arrival train station: All train services from Berlin arrive at the Dresden Central Station. Located right at the heart of the city, the station has links to multiple transport options including buses and trams. Facilities at the station include toilets, ticketing offices, and an information desk

Which train companies travel from Berlin to Dresden?

Deutsche Bahn which is the German national railway carrier runs all the train services from Berlin to Dresden. Distinguished from the rest due to its trademark white and red colors, the operator offers reliable and efficient connections on weekdays and weekends.

Deutsche Bahn Berlin to Dresden

A train from Berlin to Dresden covers the distance in about three hours 19 minutes, although the duration varies depending on the service, and the number of transfers along the way. Deutsche Bahn runs about 72 trains per day, with about two-three departures per hour. The first train leaves at about 1:00 a.m., and the last one at around 10:30 p.m.

Berlin to Dresden Trains: Services on Board

Nothing is as refreshing as traveling in a spacious and relaxing environment and Deutsche Bahn's first-class carriage are perfect for this. From the comfortable seat to bigger legroom, it is pure luxury from the departure point to the destination. Passengers in this carriage can access the VIP lounges, and enjoy meals during the trip. A second class service on a train from Berlin to Dresden is comfortable, too, just at a slightly lower cost. Passengers with second class tickets can still enjoy free internet services on board. Deutsche Bahn's pet policy allows small pets such as dogs, cats and birds if they are in cages. Also, pets should not cause disturbance to other passengers. There is no fee for smaller dogs, as well as guide dogs, but bigger dogs must have tickets. Passengers can board with their bicycles, as long as they are foldable or are easily disassembled. Deutsche Bahn ensures that those with disabilities or limited mobility experience convenience and comfort. However, they should book early to enjoy special services such as hoists and ramps which aid them when boarding.

How to find cheap train tickets from Berlin to Dresden?

Passengers on a budget should consider making early bookings to cut on ticket costs. On most occasions, Deutsche Bahn releases tickets three to six months before departure to facilitate the early booking. Traveling on a slower train that requires changes along the way is also an effective way of saving money. Another useful tip for saving cash is by traveling during off-peak hours when tickets are less expensive.

Deutsche Bahn trains from Berlin to Dresden

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Deutsche Bahn is the main railroad company in Germany. On average, about 40,000 train journeys are made in Germany every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types—make savings with offers such as the Sparpreis ticket or apply discount cards with the BahnCard. Check whether you can also use them on the DB route from Berlin to Dresden. You can find information on ticket cancelation in our Help Center.

DB has different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its railroads, which differ in terms of comfort and travel time. While restrooms, for example, are part of the standard equipment, other offers such as an on-board restaurant or Wi-Fi access are only available on certain trains. With Omio you can easily check the Deutsche Bahn timetable for your journey from Berlin to Dresden and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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Travel Tips: Trains from Berlin to Dresden

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Dresden easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Berlin to Dresden.
FAQs
Train tickets between Berlin and Dresden for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $4 (€3)  one way in the next 7 days.
The train price to Dresden from Berlin is on average $13 (€12)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Dresden from Berlin by train to be approximately 102 miles (165 km).
The Berlin to Dresden train duration is on average 1 h 51 min, which is to be expected when traveling 102 miles (165 km) between Berlin and Dresden. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

Some of the Berlin train stations to Dresden you can start your journey from include Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Dresden include Dresden Hauptbahnhof and Dresden-Neustadt.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Berlin Hbf   and arriving in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Berlin Hbf and travel around 3.5 miles (5.6 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Dresden Hauptbahnhof and need to travel approximately 1.9 miles (3 km) from the train station to the city center in Dresden.

When taking a train from Berlin to Dresden, you can count on Doggiosled, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Dresden. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Berlin to Dresden and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Yes, there are 14 direct trains from Berlin to Dresden per day with Deutsche Bahn  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
The average number of trains departing Berlin for Dresden is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Berlin to Dresden leaves at 8: 34 PM. The last train departing from Berlin to Dresden leaves at 8: 34 PM. You can find the latest Berlin to Dresden train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you book train tickets between Berlin and Dresden within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $13 (€12) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Berlin to Dresden a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports in Berlin and Dresden

Berlin
Dresden
Berlin Hbf is the most popular Berlin railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Berlin for your trip to Dresden.
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WifiWifi
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+49 302971055
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 07: 00 - 22: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 00
Public transit options for Berlin Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U5
S-Bahn lines: S3, S5, S7, S9
Bus lines: 120, 123, 142, 147, 245, M41, M85, N20, N40, N5
Tram lines: M5, M6, M8, M10
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FEX, HBX, IRE, RB10, RB14, RB21, RB22, RE1, RE2, RE3, RE4, RE5, RE7
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
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ParkingParking
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ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility

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