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Cheap train tickets from Potsdam to Dresden

Showing times and prices for May 21

Cheapest

$35

Average

$47

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 Potsdam to Dresden will cost around $ 47 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 35.

Cheapest
04:25PMPotsdam Hbf2h42 07:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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$351One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:41AMPotsdam Hbf3h34 07:15AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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$391One-way
2nd Cheapest
04:11AMPotsdam Hbf3h04 07:15AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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$391One-way
04:21PMPotsdam Hbf2h46 07:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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$411One-way
12:11PMPotsdam Hbf2h56 03:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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$461One-way

Train schedule from Potsdam to Dresden

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sat, May 21
12:01AMPotsdam Hbf7h01 07:02AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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12:01AMPotsdam Hbf5h40 05:41AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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03:27AMPotsdam4h41 08:08AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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03:41AMPotsdam Hbf3h34 07:15AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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03:41AMPotsdam Hbf4h27 08:08AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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04:11AMPotsdam Hbf3h04 07:15AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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04:41AMPotsdam Hbf4h02 08:43AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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04:55AMPotsdam Hbf3h48 08:43AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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04:55AMPotsdam Hbf3h48 08:43AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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06:01AMPotsdam Hbf3h06 09:07AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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06:25AMPotsdam Hbf2h42 09:07AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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07:01AMPotsdam Hbf3h47 10:48AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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07:01AMPotsdam Hbf3h42 10:43AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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07:31AMPotsdam Hbf3h04 10:35AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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07:51AMPotsdam Hbf2h44 10:35AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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07:55AMPotsdam Hbf2h40 10:35AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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07:55AMPotsdam Hbf2h40 10:35AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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08:21AMPotsdam Hbf2h46 11:07AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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08:25AMPotsdam Hbf2h42 11:07AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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09:01AMPotsdam Hbf3h47 12:48PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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09:01AMPotsdam Hbf3h42 12:43PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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09:31AMPotsdam Hbf3h04 12:35PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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09:41AMPotsdam Hbf2h54 12:35PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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09:47AMPotsdam Hbf4h21 02:08PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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09:51AMPotsdam Hbf4h17 02:08PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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09:55AMPotsdam Hbf4h13 02:08PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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10:21AMPotsdam Hbf2h46 01:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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10:25AMPotsdam Hbf2h42 01:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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11:01AMPotsdam Hbf3h55 02:56PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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11:01AMPotsdam Hbf3h42 02:43PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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11:31AMPotsdam Hbf3h04 02:35PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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11:41AMPotsdam Hbf2h54 02:35PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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12:11PMPotsdam Hbf2h56 03:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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12:25PMPotsdam Hbf2h42 03:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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01:01PMPotsdam Hbf3h42 04:43PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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01:01PMPotsdam Hbf3h55 04:56PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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01:31PMPotsdam Hbf3h04 04:35PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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01:41PMPotsdam Hbf2h54 04:35PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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02:11PMPotsdam Hbf2h56 05:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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02:25PMPotsdam Hbf2h42 05:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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03:01PMPotsdam Hbf3h40 06:41PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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03:01PMPotsdam Hbf3h42 06:43PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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03:31PMPotsdam Hbf3h04 06:35PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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03:41PMPotsdam Hbf2h54 06:35PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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04:21PMPotsdam Hbf2h46 07:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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04:25PMPotsdam Hbf2h42 07:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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04:38PMPotsdam Hbf4h08 08:46PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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04:55PMPotsdam Hbf3h46 08:41PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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05:01PMPotsdam Hbf3h40 08:41PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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05:01PMPotsdam Hbf3h42 08:43PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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05:55PMPotsdam Hbf3h42 09:37PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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06:55PMPotsdam Hbf3h46 10:41PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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06:55PMPotsdam Hbf3h48 10:43PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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07:31PMPotsdam Hbf3h04 10:35PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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07:41PMPotsdam Hbf2h54 10:35PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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07:51PMPotsdam Hbf3h46 11:37PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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08:41PMPotsdam Hbf4h00 12:41AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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08:41PMPotsdam Hbf4h00 12:41AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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May 22
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Tue
May 24
$22Deutsche Bahn
$13STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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May 25
$35Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
May 26
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Fastest train times from Potsdam to Dresden

Showing times and prices for May 21

Fastest Journey

2 h 40 m

Average

3 h 30 m

Trains per day

58

Distance

157 km

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

Fastest
07:55AMPotsdam Hbf2h40 10:35AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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$461One-way
Fastest
07:55AMPotsdam Hbf2h40 10:35AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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$501One-way
2nd Fastest
02:25PMPotsdam Hbf2h42 05:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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$461One-way
2nd Fastest
08:25AMPotsdam Hbf2h42 11:07AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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$461One-way
2nd Fastest
04:25PMPotsdam Hbf2h42 07:07PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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$351One-way

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Overview: Train from Potsdam to Dresden

distanceDistance97 miles (156 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 42 min
priceAverage train ticket price$28 (€25)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Potsdam to Dresden cover the 97 miles (156 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 42 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $28 (€25), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $22 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Potsdam Hbf and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Potsdam to Dresden trains

Travel between Potsdam and Dresden from $22 (€20) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

Deutsche Bahn

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 from Potsdam to Dresden. 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.

Deutsche Bahn from Potsdam to Dresden train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 39 min
  • Average Price: $22
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 10 a day

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Potsdam to Dresden, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

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

Travel Tips: Trains from Potsdam 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 Potsdam to Dresden.
FAQs

How much do cheap trains to Dresden from Potsdam cost?

Train tickets between Potsdam and Dresden for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $22 (€20)  one way in the next 7 days.

How much does it cost to take a train from Potsdam to Dresden?

If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Potsdam to Dresden train price to come in at an average of $28 (€25)  one way.

How far is Dresden from Potsdam by train?

The Potsdam to Dresden train distance is approximately 97 miles (156 km).

How many hours is the train time to Dresden from Potsdam?

The Potsdam to Dresden train duration is on average 2 h 42 min, which is to be expected when traveling 97 miles (156 km) between Potsdam and Dresden. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

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

There are a few train stations in Potsdam to start your trip from including Potsdam Hbf, Potsdam Medienstadt Babelsberg and Potsdam Griebnitzsee. 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 Potsdam Hbf   and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Potsdam Hbf and travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 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.

What train providers offer a service between Potsdam and Dresden?

If you're looking for trains from Potsdam to Dresden, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn to get you to Dresden. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Potsdam to Dresden route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many trains per day are there from Potsdam to Dresden?

The average number of trains departing Potsdam for Dresden is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What are the first and last departure train times from Potsdam to Dresden?

You can take the earliest train from Potsdam to Dresden at 5: 25 AM   or take the last train from Potsdam to Dresden leaving at 8: 01 PM. Look for the latest Potsdam to Dresden train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.

How early should I purchase Potsdam to Dresden train tickets to get the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you buy train tickets between Potsdam and Dresden within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $28 (€25) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Potsdam to Dresden a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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