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Cheap train tickets from Erfurt to Dresden

Showing times and prices for May 18

Cheapest

$14

Average

$26

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 Erfurt to Dresden will cost around $ 26 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 14.

Deutsche Bahn
06:28PMErfurt2h17 08:45PMDresden
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$141One-way
Deutsche Bahn
09:28AMErfurt2h32 12:00PMDresden
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$141One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:28AMErfurt2h32 09:00AMDresden
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$241One-way
Deutsche Bahn
09:37AMErfurt4h04 01:41PMDresden
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$251One-way
Deutsche Bahn
11:37AMErfurt4h04 03:41PMDresden
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$251One-way

Train schedule from Erfurt to Dresden

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wed, May 18
Deutsche Bahn
06:28AMErfurt2h32 09:00AMDresden
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Deutsche Bahn
09:28AMErfurt2h32 12:00PMDresden
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Deutsche Bahn
09:37AMErfurt4h04 01:41PMDresden
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Deutsche Bahn
11:37AMErfurt4h04 03:41PMDresden
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Deutsche Bahn
04:37PMErfurt4h04 08:41PMDresden
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Deutsche Bahn
05:40PMErfurt1h57 07:37PMDresden
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Deutsche Bahn
06:28PMErfurt2h17 08:45PMDresden
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Deutsche Bahn
07:02PMErfurt3h39 10:41PMDresden
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Deutsche Bahn
08:02PMErfurt3h39 11:41PMDresden
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Deutsche Bahn
08:40PMErfurt1h57 10:37PMDresden
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Wed
May 18
$14Deutsche Bahn
$11Flixbus
Thu
May 19
$22Deutsche Bahn
$11Flixbus
Fri
May 20
$20Deutsche Bahn
$12Flixbus
Sat
May 21
$19Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
Sun
May 22
$20Deutsche Bahn
$23Brittany Ferries
Mon
May 23
$22Deutsche Bahn
$12Flixbus
Tue
May 24
$14Deutsche Bahn
$23Brittany Ferries

Fastest train times from Erfurt to Dresden

Showing times and prices for May 18

Fastest Journey

1 h 57 m

Average

3 h 4 m

Trains per day

10

Distance

189 km

Of the 10 trains that leave Erfurt for Dresden every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 189 km distance in an average of 3 h 4 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 57 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 4 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.

Deutsche Bahn
08:40PMErfurt1h57 10:37PMDresden
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$621One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:40PMErfurt1h57 07:37PMDresden
0 changes
$251One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:28PMErfurt2h17 08:45PMDresden
0 changes
$141One-way
Deutsche Bahn
09:28AMErfurt2h32 12:00PMDresden
0 changes
$141One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:28AMErfurt2h32 09:00AMDresden
0 changes
$241One-way

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Overview: Train from Erfurt to Dresden

distanceDistance117 miles (189 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 57 min
priceAverage train ticket price$20 (€18)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Erfurt to Dresden cover the 117 miles (189 km) long route taking on average 1 h 57 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $20 (€18), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $14 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Erfurt Hbf and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Erfurt to Dresden trains

Find the best trains between Erfurt and Dresden with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $14 (€13). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Deutsche Bahn

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 Erfurt to Dresden train.

Train information from Erfurt to Dresden with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 55 min
  • Average Price: $14
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 6 a day

Please follow the recommendations outlined by Deutsche Bahn when booking your train tickets between Erfurt and Dresden due to the coronavirus:

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

Travel Tips: Trains from Erfurt to Dresden

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 Erfurt to Dresden.
FAQs

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

Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Erfurt and Dresden for the next 7 days starting from $14 (€13)  one way.

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

The train price to Dresden from Erfurt is on average $20 (€18)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.

How far is it from Erfurt to Dresden by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Dresden from Erfurt by train to be approximately 117 miles (189 km).

How long is the train between Erfurt and Dresden?

On average the Erfurt to Dresden train time is 1 h 57 min  covering the 117 miles (189 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When traveling by train from Erfurt to Dresden, which train station in Erfurt do I depart from and which train station in Dresden do I arrive in?

Some of the Erfurt train stations to Dresden you can start your journey from include Erfurt Hbf, Erfurt Nord and Erfurt, Hbf Intercity-Hotel. 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 Erfurt Hbf   and arriving in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.

Where is the departure train station in Erfurt located? Where is the arrival train station in Dresden located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Erfurt Hbf and travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 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.

Which train companies should I travel with from Erfurt to Dresden?

For the trip from Erfurt to Dresden you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Erfurt to Dresden on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Can I buy a direct train from Erfurt to Dresden?

Yes, there are 6 direct trains per day from Erfurt to Dresden with Deutsche Bahn, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your train ticket.

How many train services are there between Erfurt and Dresden a day?

The average number of trains departing Erfurt for Dresden is 6 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When can I take the first train from Erfurt to Dresden? When can I take the last train for the day?

The first Erfurt to Dresden train departs at 4: 59 AM   and the last train from Erfurt to Dresden leaves at 9: 38 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Erfurt to Dresden on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Erfurt to Dresden to get the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from Erfurt to Dresden is on average $20 (€18) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets from Erfurt to Dresden available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Erfurt
Dresden
Erfurt Hbf is the most popular Erfurt 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 Erfurt for your trip to Dresden.