Munich to Dresden train

Cheap train tickets from Munich to Dresden

Showing times and prices for Aug 13

Cheapest

42

Average

92

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.

Cheapest
08:43AMMunich Hbf6h40 03:23PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
1 transfer
421One-way
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05:01AMMunich Hbf7h22 12:23PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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421One-way
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04:34AMMunich Hbf6h49 11:23AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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421One-way
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07:05AMMunich Hbf7h18 02:23PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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421One-way
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12:43PMMunich Hbf6h40 07:23PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
1 transfer
421One-way

Train schedule from Munich to Dresden

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, August 13
04:12AMMunich Hbf6h11 10:23AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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04:27AMMunich Hbf5h10 09:37AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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04:34AMMunich Hbf6h49 11:23AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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05:01AMMunich Hbf7h22 12:23PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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05:56AMMunich Hbf5h04 11:00AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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05:56AMMunich Hbf5h04 11:00AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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06:14AMMunich Hbf6h09 12:23PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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06:56AMMunich Hbf6h27 01:23PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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06:56AMMunich Hbf4h41 11:37AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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07:05AMMunich Hbf7h18 02:23PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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07:55AMMunich Hbf5h05 01:00PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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07:55AMMunich Hbf5h05 01:00PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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08:15AMMunich Hbf6h08 02:23PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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08:43AMMunich Hbf6h40 03:23PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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08:55AMMunich Hbf4h42 01:37PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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09:13AMMunich Hbf6h10 03:23PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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10:16AMMunich Hbf6h07 04:23PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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10:55AMMunich Hbf6h28 05:23PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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10:55AMMunich Hbf4h42 03:37PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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11:56AMMunich Hbf4h52 04:48PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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11:56AMMunich Hbf4h52 04:48PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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12:16PMMunich Hbf6h07 06:23PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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12:43PMMunich Hbf6h40 07:23PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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12:55PMMunich Hbf4h42 05:37PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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01:10PMMunich Hbf6h13 07:23PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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01:46PMMunich Hbf4h58 06:44PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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01:54PMMunich Hbf4h50 06:44PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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02:18PMMunich Hbf6h05 08:23PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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02:43PMMunich Hbf6h40 09:23PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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02:56PMMunich Hbf4h41 07:37PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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02:56PMMunich Hbf6h27 09:23PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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03:56PMMunich Hbf4h50 08:46PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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03:56PMMunich Hbf4h50 08:46PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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04:14PMMunich Hbf6h11 10:25PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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04:55PMMunich Hbf4h42 09:37PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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06:56PMMunich Hbf4h41 11:37PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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07:56PMMunich Hbf9h56 05:52AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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10:52PMMunich Hbf7h49 06:41AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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Fastest train times from Munich to Dresden

Showing times and prices for Aug 13

Fastest Journey

4 h 41 m

Average

5 h 49 m

Trains per day

38

Distance

359 km

It's difficult to get from Munich to Dresden without transferring at least once.

Fastest
02:56PMMunich Hbf4h41 07:37PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
1 transfer
1061One-way
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06:56PMMunich Hbf4h41 11:37PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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861One-way
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06:56AMMunich Hbf4h41 11:37AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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1231One-way
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04:55PMMunich Hbf4h42 09:37PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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861One-way
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08:55AMMunich Hbf4h42 01:37PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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1061One-way

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Overview: Train from Munich to Dresden

distanceDistance223 miles (359 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price$46 (€42)
frequencyTrain frequency11 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Munich to Dresden cover the 223 miles (359 km) long route taking on average 4 h 50 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $46 (€42), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $26 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Munich to Dresden trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets to Dresden from Munich from $26 (€24) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

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 Munich to Dresden train.

Train information from Munich to Dresden with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 50 min
  • Average Price: $26
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 11 a day

Train from Munich to Dresden

From the capital of the Free State of Bavaria, travelers can reach Dresden in a short time by train. With a total travel time of about 4 hours 24 minutes, the fastest train connections between the two cities are about as long as a car ride on the highway. Travelers with a lot of time and a view of the travel budget can cover the entire train route between Munich and Dresden with cheap local trains. On some connections they travel by train of the Alex-Länderbahn and Vogtlandbahn-GmbH from Munich to the north Bavarian Hof. From there you take the Deutsche Bahn to Dresden.

Which train companies travel from Munich to Dresden?

The entire route between Munich and the capital of the Free State of Saxony is run exclusively by Deutsche Bahn trains. The Alex-Länderbahn and Vogtlandbahn-GmbH trains also operate on the section from Munich to Hof.

How long does the train journey from Munich to Dresden take?

Travelling by train from Munich to Dresden involves at least one change. The shortest train connections between the two cities take about 4 hours 24 minutes, and the one-time train change takes place at Leipzig Central Station. However, if the waiting time in Saxony's largest city is somewhat longer, or if the route is used to full capacity, these journeys can take up to 5 hours 20 minutes. train journeys with two changes at the Erfurt and Leipzig main stations take about the same amount of time. train connections with two train changes in Nuremberg and Hof usually take 5 hours 30 minutes

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How often can you take the train from Munich to Dresden?

On weekdays from Monday to Friday you can book between 50 and 53 trips by train from Munich to Dresden. On weekends there are fewer train connections on the route. On Saturday there will be 43 trips between the two state capitals, on Sunday only 38.

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Stations on the route Munich - Dresden?

Munich Central Station. Munich Central Station is about 15 minutes' walk from Marienplatz and the famous Frauenkirche. In front of and next to the station building, buses and trams depart in different directions. Underground trains run in the basement. Numerous restaurants, bistros, shops and a free WLAN are available to travelers and station visitors.

Hauptbahnhof Dresden. Dresden Central Station is located at the southern end of the pedestrian zone. From here, travelers can reach the surrounding countryside and the various districts of the Elbe city by bus, tram and suburban train. Due to the large number of shops and restaurants, the station is classified as a shopping station by the Deutsche Bahn.

Train tickets from Munich to Dresden: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 28 €
2 weeks earlier 25 €12%
3 weeks earlier 27 €4%
2 months earlier 26 €8%


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  • Buying your train ticket from Munich - Dresden 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 4% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Munich - Dresden with 2 months in advance you save up to about 8% compared to the initial price.
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Travel Tips: Trains from Munich 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 Munich to Dresden.
FAQs
Train tickets between Munich and Dresden for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $26 (€24)  one way in the next 7 days.
The Munich to Dresden train ticket price is on average $46 (€42)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
The distance to Dresden from Munich by train is approximately 223 miles (359 km).
On average the Munich to Dresden train travel time is 4 h 50 min  for the 223 miles (359 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When taking the train between Munich and Dresden, you can choose to depart from train stations like München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. Your trip can end in train stations such as Dresden Hauptbahnhof and Dresden-Neustadt.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from München Hbf   and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.

Passengers board the train most frequently from München Hbf, which is located around 2.3 miles (3.7 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.

Take the Munich to Dresden train with Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip to Dresden from Munich as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 11 trains a day from Munich to Dresden. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Munich to Dresden at 5: 26 AM   or take the last train from Munich to Dresden leaving at 9: 00 PM. Look for the latest Munich to Dresden train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
The price of a one way train ticket from Munich to Dresden is on average $46 (€42) if you purchase 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 Munich to Dresden available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Munich
Dresden
München Hbf is the most popular Munich 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 Munich for your trip to Dresden.
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Mon - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
Public transit options for München Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U4, U5, U7
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S6, S7, S8
Tram lines: 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21
Bus lines: 68, X98
Train lines: ICE, RJ, NJ, IC, EC, RE, RB
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