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Travel Information to Dresden from Barcelona

distanceDistance863 miles (1392 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$88 - $185
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $88 (€70) • 30 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $185 (€147) • 4 h 30 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 4 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $88 (€70). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are KLM or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Barcelona to Dresden.

Travel Tips

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 international travel between Barcelona, Spain and Dresden, Germany allowed?

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

Is international entry into Dresden from Barcelona restricted?

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

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

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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 7/30/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Dresden from Barcelona closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Barcelona, Spain from Dresden, Germany?

Return travel to Barcelona, Spain from Germany is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Spain from Germany?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Spain from Germany?

Requirements for reentering Spain:

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

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Spain?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Spain to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Barcelona, Spain was last verified on 7/31/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Barcelona from Dresden.

How do I travel from Barcelona to Dresden?

There are 2 ways to get from Barcelona to Dresden: flight or bus.

How many miles from Barcelona to Dresden would I travel?

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

Where do I depart from Barcelona? Where do I arrive in 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 catch their bus from Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord and arrive in Dresden, Hauptbahnhof.
Which travel companies can take me from Barcelona to Dresden?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Barcelona to Dresden, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with KLM to go to Dresden by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find KLM Barcelona to Dresden tickets on Omio for $185 (€147).
  • Flixbus can take you to Dresden by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Barcelona to Dresden for $88 (€70).
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!
How far in advance should I purchase tickets from Barcelona to Dresden online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average $185 (€147) one way.
  • Bus tickets are costing on average $88 (€70) one way.

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

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 $88 (€70).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Dresden:

Taking a bus is usually $97 (€77) less than taking a flight to Dresden, which costs on average $185 (€147) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Barcelona to Dresden?

The fastest way to get to Dresden from Barcelona is by flight with an average travel time of 4 h 30 min.

Other travel options to Dresden can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 30 h 45 min   of travel time.


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Barcelona, Estacion de Autobuses de Sants
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona-Nord
Barcelona Estació De França

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