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Train Information to Schaffhausen from Dresden

distanceDistance325 miles (524 km)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day

Trains from Dresden to Schaffhausen cover the 325 miles (524 km) long route taking on average 12 h 16 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Schaffhausen.

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FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Dresden, Germany to Schaffhausen, Switzerland?

Travel between Dresden, Germany and Schaffhausen, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Switzerland from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Dresden?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Schaffhausen, Switzerland?

When traveling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 10/23/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Dresden to Schaffhausen before traveling.

What restrictions are there on reentering Germany from Schaffhausen, Switzerland?

Return travel from Switzerland to Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Dresden from Schaffhausen?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Schaffhausen?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Dresden, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/28/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Dresden from Schaffhausen.

What is the distance between Dresden and Schaffhausen by train?
The distance from Dresden to Schaffhausen by train is approximately 325 miles (524 km).
How long is a train from Dresden to Schaffhausen on average?
While the time it takes to travel 325 miles (524 km) to Schaffhausen from Dresden can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Dresden to Schaffhausen train journey time is on average 12 h 16 min.
What train station in Dresden goes to Schaffhausen? What train station do I come into Schaffhausen from Dresden?

When taking a train from Dresden, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Dresden Hauptbahnhof and Dresden-Neustadt. When you arrive in Schaffhausen, your train can arrive in train stations including Schaffhausen, Schaffhausen, Nordstrasse and Schaffhausen, Pilgerbrunnen.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Dresden Hauptbahnhof   to Schaffhausen.

Where is the Dresden train station located? Where is the Schaffhausen train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Dresden Hauptbahnhof, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Dresden.

The most popular arrival train station, Schaffhausen, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Schaffhausen.

How many train services are there between Dresden and Schaffhausen a day?
On average, there are 5 trains a day from Dresden to Schaffhausen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Dresden
Schaffhausen
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 Schaffhausen.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 66, 261, 333, 360, 424
Train lines: ICE, IC, EC, RE, RB
Tram lines: 3, 7, 8, 10
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3