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.
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4 h 17 m
6 h 31 m
Trains per day
Of the 21 trains that leave Frankfurt am Main for Dresden every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||230 miles (371 km)|
|Average train duration||7 h 52 min|
|Average train ticket price||$46 (€45)|
|Train frequency||8 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 3 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Dresden cover the 230 miles (371 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 52 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $46 (€45), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $24 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.
Deutsche Bahn trains will get you to Dresden from Frankfurt am Main from $24 (€24). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
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 Frankfurt am Main. 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 Frankfurt am Main to Dresden with Deutsche Bahn:
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
There are a few train stations in Frankfurt am Main to start your journey from including Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. In Dresden you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Dresden Hauptbahnhof and Dresden-Neustadt.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, which is located around 9.2 miles (14.8 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Dresden Hauptbahnhof, located 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city center.
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