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from Barcelona to Dresden

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Travel Information to Dresden from Barcelona

distanceDistance863 miles (1392 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$90 - $280
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $90 (€75) • 30 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $280 (€234) • 5 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesKLM or Flixbus

Travel 863 miles (1392 km) by flight or bus between Barcelona and Dresden. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 5 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $90 (€75). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are KLM or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Barcelona to Dresden.

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Travel from Barcelona to Dresden
Travel 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 Barcelona to Dresden.
Is cross-border travel to Dresden, Germany from Barcelona, Spain currently allowed?

International travel from Barcelona, Spain to Dresden, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Spain?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Dresden if traveling from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What measures do I need to follow in Dresden, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 12/3/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Barcelona and Dresden.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Barcelona, Spain from Dresden, Germany due to COVID-19?

The restriction level for your return to Barcelona, Spain from Germany is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Barcelona from Dresden restricted?

Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Barcelona from Dresden?

Conditions of reentry into Spain:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

You should observe these safety measures in Spain as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Spain was last checked on 12/3/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Barcelona from Dresden closer to your date of departure here.

How do I get from Barcelona to Dresden?

There are 2 travel options from Barcelona to Dresden: flight or bus.

How do I get from Barcelona to Dresden the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to go to Dresden from Barcelona is by taking a bus, which costs on average $90 (€75).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Dresden:

Taking a bus is usually $190 (€159) less than taking a flight to Dresden, which costs on average $280 (€234) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Barcelona to Dresden?

The fastest way to get to Dresden from Barcelona is by flight with an average travel time of 5 h 25 min.

Other travel options to Dresden can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 30 h 45 min.

What is the distance between Barcelona and Dresden?

The distance is approximately 863 miles (1392 km) from Barcelona to Dresden.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Barcelona to Dresden?

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

  • Most travelers take a flight from Barcelona El Prat Airport to Dresden.
  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Barcelona to Dresden depart from Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord to Dresden, Hauptbahnhof.
Which travel operators can get me to Dresden from Barcelona?

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

  • You can go to Dresden from Barcelona by plane with KLM. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $280 (€234) with KLM from Barcelona to Dresden on Omio.
  • You can travel by bus between Barcelona and Dresden with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Barcelona to Dresden tickets for $90 (€75) on Omio.
Can I find a direct route from Barcelona to Dresden?

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

  • You can travel directly by bus 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.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Barcelona to Dresden?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Barcelona 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 Barcelona and Dresden itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Dresden and any of these top destinations today!
When should I purchase a ticket from Barcelona to Dresden online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Barcelona to Dresden, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $280 (€234) one way.
  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $90 (€75) one way.

But we recommend booking Barcelona to Dresden tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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