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 Prague will cost around $ 40 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 17.
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2 h 11 m
3 h 24 m
Trains per day
Of the 25 trains that leave Dresden for Prague every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 117 km distance in an average of 3 h 24 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 11 m .
The slowest trains will take 6 h 47 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.
|Distance||73 miles (117 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 11 min|
|Average train ticket price||$20 (€16)|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Dresden to Prague cover the 73 miles (117 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 11 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $17 (€14), but the average price of train tickets is $20 (€16). Travelers depart most frequently from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Prague, Praha, Zličín.
For as little as $17 (€14) you can travel by train between Dresden and Prague with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Dresden to Prague train.
These are Deutsche Bahn's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Dresden to Prague:
Most of the train connections between Dresden and Prague have the main station Praha hlavní nádraží as their destination. However, many trips also end at Praha Masarykovo nádraží station. travelers travelling by train are particularly quick and easy to change to the modern €citys of Deutsche Bahn. However, it is also possible to reach Prague from Dresden in less than 4 hours by local trains. Train changes during this trip are made in Schöna, Děčín and Ústí nad Labem.
Travelers can use the services of Deutsche Bahn on the route. So they are particularly stress-free with a train from Dresden to Prague. DB uses its trains between the two cities on the entire route.
The fastest connection between the Saxon Elbe metropolis and the capital of the Czech Republic is provided by Deutsche Bahn with a direct €city service. With this train from Dresden to Prague, passengers reach their destination in less than 3 hours without changing trains. Train changes often take place in Bad Schandau on other train connections.
Deutsche Bahn offers 25 or 26 train connections on the Dresden - Prague route on weekdays from Monday to Friday. On both days of the weekend, the number of available trips is slightly reduced to 23. After the first trip of the day, which starts in the early morning hours, one or two trains leave Dresden Central Station for Prague.
Hauptbahnhof Dresden. It is one of the shopping stations of Deutsche Bahn. Inside you will find several shops and bakeries as well as cafés and restaurants. Trams and buses stop in the immediate vicinity. The travel time to the airport is less than 0.30 hours with an S-Bahn. Drivers can park their vehicles in the nearby multi-storey car park.
Stations Praha hlavní nádraží and Praha Masarykovo, nádraží. Both stations are only 0.5 kilometers apart as the crow flies. From there, the various districts of the Czech capital can be reached by public bus and tram. Underground stations are within walking distance of both stations. The pedestrian zone is only a few minutes walk away.
Travel between Dresden, Germany and Prague, Czechia by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Czechia must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/20/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Prague from Dresden as this information can change.
Return travel from Czechia to Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/26/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Dresden from Prague.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Prague, Praha, Zličín.
Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Prague most often arrive at Prague, Praha, Zličín and need to travel around 6 mile (s) / 10 km from this train station to the city center.
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