Cheap train tickets from Dresden to Köthen

Showing times and prices for May 18





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

The average ticket from Dresden to Köthen will cost around $ 24 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 24.

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05:44PMDresden3h55 09:39PMKöthen
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Train schedule from Dresden to Köthen

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May 18
$24Deutsche Bahn
May 22
$22Deutsche Bahn
May 23
$14Deutsche Bahn

Fastest train times from Dresden to Köthen

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Fastest Journey

3 h 55 m


3 h 55 m

Trains per day



145 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Dresden for Köthen every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 145 km distance in an average of 3 h 55 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 55 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 55 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.

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05:44PMDresden3h55 09:39PMKöthen
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Overview: Train from Dresden to Köthen

distanceDistance90 miles (145 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 41 min
priceAverage train ticket price$20 (€18)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Dresden to Köthen cover the 90 miles (145 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 41 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $14 (€13), but the average price of train tickets is $20 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Köthen.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Dresden to Köthen trains

For as little as $14 (€13) you can travel by train to Köthen from Dresden with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

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 Köthen from Dresden. 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.

Dresden to Köthen train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 16 min
  • Average Price: $14
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 16 a day

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your Deutsche Bahn train ticket from Dresden to Köthen:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Travel Tips: Trains from Dresden to Köthen

Travel by train to Köthen 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 Dresden to Köthen.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Dresden to Köthen?

Train tickets from Dresden to Köthen for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $14 (€13)  one way in the next 7 days.

What is the price of a train ticket from Dresden to Köthen?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $20 (€18)  for a train ticket from Dresden to Köthen.

How many miles is it from Dresden to Köthen by train?

The train distance from Dresden to Köthen is around 90 miles (145 km).

How long is the train ride from Dresden to Köthen?

The Dresden to Köthen train duration is on average 2 h 41 min, which is to be expected when traveling 90 miles (145 km) between Dresden and Köthen. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

What train station in Dresden goes to Köthen? What train station do I come into Köthen from Dresden?

When departing from Dresden, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Dresden Hauptbahnhof and Dresden-Neustadt. When arriving in Köthen, you can end your route in train stations like Köthen and Köthen, Am Galgenberg / Leipziger Strasse.

Omio customers book a train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof   to Köthen   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Dresden train station to Köthen? Where is the Köthen train station?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Dresden Hauptbahnhof, which is located around 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Köthen, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center.

What train companies go from Dresden to Köthen?

Take the Dresden to Köthen train with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip to Köthen from Dresden as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many train services per day are there from Dresden to Köthen?

The average number of trains departing Dresden for Köthen is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When does the first train depart from Dresden to Köthen? When does the last train depart from Dresden to Köthen?

You can take the first train from Dresden to Köthen at 4: 44 PM. The last train from Dresden to Köthen that you can take departs at 5: 44 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Dresden to Köthen schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

How early should I book train tickets to Köthen from Dresden to score the best deals?

If you book a train ticket from Dresden to Köthen within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $20 (€18) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Dresden and Köthen are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Dresden Hauptbahnhof is the most popular Dresden 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 Dresden for your trip to Köthen.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+49 3514611055
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
Public transit options for Dresden Hauptbahnhof
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3
Tram lines: 3, 7, 8, 10
Bus lines: 66, 261, 333, 360, 424
Train lines: ICE, IC, EC, RE, RB