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from Amsterdam to Dresden

You can get from Amsterdam to Dresden by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Amsterdam to Dresden on Jan 28 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:30PMAmsterdam12h45 10:15AMDresden
1 changes
$461One-way
Cheapest
11:55PMAmsterdam14h15 02:10PMDresden
0 changes
$451One-way
Other options
03:00PMAmsterdam Centraal9h33 12:33AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
2 changes
$831One-way
03:00PMAmsterdam Centraal9h51 12:51AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
4 changes
$1031One-way
09:24PMAmsterdam Centraal14h09 11:33AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
5 changes
$661One-way

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Fri
Jan 28
$66Deutsche Bahn with connection
$45BlaBlaCar Bus
$302Lufthansa
Sat
Jan 29
$45Deutsche Bahn
$39BlaBlaCar Bus
$257Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Jan 30
$45Deutsche Bahn
$42Flixbus
$257Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Jan 31
$45Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$226Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
Feb 1
$45Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$226Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
Feb 2
$45Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$226Lufthansa
Thu
Feb 3
$55Deutsche Bahn
$39BlaBlaCar Bus
$219Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
Feb 4
$45Deutsche Bahn with connection
$35Flixbus
$219Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Feb 5
$45Deutsche Bahn with connection
$39BlaBlaCar Bus
$191Lufthansa
Sun
Feb 6
$45Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$191Lufthansa
Mon
Feb 7
$45Deutsche Bahn with connection
$35Flixbus
$191Air Dolomiti
Tue
Feb 8
$45Deutsche Bahn with connection
$35Flixbus
$191Air Dolomiti
Wed
Feb 9
$45Deutsche Bahn with connection
$35Flixbus
$198Lufthansa
Thu
Feb 10
$45Deutsche Bahn
$33BlaBlaCar Bus
$191Air Dolomiti
Fri
Feb 11
$45Deutsche Bahn with connection
$29BlaBlaCar Bus
$172Air Dolomiti
Sat
Feb 12
$45Deutsche Bahn
$26BlaBlaCar Bus
$172Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Feb 13
$45Deutsche Bahn with connection
$26BlaBlaCar Bus
$172Air Dolomiti
Mon
Feb 14
$45Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$172Air Dolomiti
Tue
Feb 15
$45Deutsche Bahn
$26Flixbus
$153Air Dolomiti
Wed
Feb 16
$45Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
$153Air Dolomiti

Travel Information from Amsterdam to Dresden

distanceDistance388 miles (626 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$36 - $160
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $36 (€30) • 11 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $160 (€134) • 3 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 388 miles (626 km) to Dresden from Amsterdam. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $36 (€30). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Amsterdam to Dresden.

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FAQs

What are the international travel restrictions for Germany due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling to Dresden from Amsterdam?

Travel from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Dresden, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Dresden from Amsterdam restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Dresden, Germany from Amsterdam?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Dresden, Germany?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 1/26/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Amsterdam to Dresden closer to your planned date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Netherlands from Dresden, Germany?

The current restriction level for returning to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Amsterdam, Netherlands from Dresden, Germany?

Reentering Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Amsterdam from Dresden?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

Which rules do I need to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Netherlands must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/27/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Amsterdam from Dresden here.

What are the ways to get from Amsterdam to Dresden?

You can travel between Amsterdam and Dresden 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Dresden from Amsterdam?

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Dresden is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $36 (€30) compared to other travel options to Dresden:

A bus is $124 (€104) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Amsterdam to Dresden costing on average $160 (€134).

A bus is $10 (€8) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Amsterdam to Dresden costing on average $46 (€38).

What is the fastest way to get from Amsterdam to Dresden?

The fastest way to get to Dresden from Amsterdam is by flight with an average travel time of 3 h 10 min.

Other travel options to Dresden can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Dresden by bus can take on average 11 h 5 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 8 h 37 min   on average.

What is the distance between Amsterdam and Dresden?

The distance is approximately 388 miles (626 km) from Amsterdam to Dresden.

How many services a day are there to Dresden from Amsterdam?

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Dresden is:

  • 5 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Dresden from Amsterdam as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling between Amsterdam and Dresden, what are the departure and arrival points in Amsterdam and Dresden?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Amsterdam to Dresden:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk) and arrive in Dresden, Hauptbahnhof.
  • Most travelers board their plane from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and arrive in Dresden.
  • Most travelers take a train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dresden Hauptbahnhof.

Which travel operators can get me to Dresden from Amsterdam?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Amsterdam to Dresden:

  • You can take a bus from Amsterdam to Dresden with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $36 (€30) with Flixbus from Amsterdam to Dresden.
  • You can travel by plane between Amsterdam and Dresden with Lufthansa Cityline, and you can find Lufthansa Cityline Amsterdam to Dresden tickets for $160 (€134) on Omio.
  • You can go to Dresden from Amsterdam by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $46 (€38) with Deutsche Bahn from Amsterdam to Dresden on Omio.

Can I find a direct route between Amsterdam and Dresden?

Yes, there are direct routes from Amsterdam to Dresden with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 5 direct trains per day to Dresden with.

Direct services to Dresden tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

Where should I go next after I travel to Dresden from Amsterdam?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Amsterdam to Dresden often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Prague or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Amsterdam and Dresden itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Dresden and any of these top destinations today!

How early should I purchase tickets between Amsterdam and Dresden online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Amsterdam to Dresden, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $36 (€30) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $160 (€134) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $46 (€38) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Amsterdam to Dresden online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.