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from Berlin to Dresden

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

Our recommendation

To get from Berlin to Dresden on Sep 23 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:00AMBerlin2h15 10:15AMDresden
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$71One-way
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08:00AMBerlin2h15 10:15AMDresden
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$71One-way
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06:55PMBerlin2h20 09:15PMDresden
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$71One-way
05:25PMBerlin2h20 07:45PMDresden
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$71One-way
04:45PMBerlin2h20 07:05PMDresden
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$71One-way

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Wed
Sep 22
$37Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
Sep 23
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Sep 24
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
Sep 25
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Sep 26
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
Sep 27
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
Sep 28
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Wed
Sep 29
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
Sep 30
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Oct 1
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
Oct 2
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Oct 3
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
Oct 4
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
Oct 5
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Wed
Oct 6
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
Oct 7
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Oct 8
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
Oct 9
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Oct 10
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
Oct 11
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
Oct 12
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus

Travel Information to Dresden from Berlin

distanceDistance102 miles (165 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$7 - $22
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $7 (€6) • 50 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $7 (€6) • 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 102 miles (165 km) by bus or train to Dresden from Berlin. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $7 (€6). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Berlin to Dresden.

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General Information about the journey from Berlin to Dresden

Both bus and train routes provide frequent options for travel between Berlin and Dresden. Traveling by train is about half an hour faster than making the journey by bus. As the cities are less than 200 km apart there are no cost-effective ways of flying from one to the other.

Return journeys from Dresden to Berlin are also available.

Buses from Berlin to Dresden

Flixbus, Eurolines and Infobus offer direct routes between the two cities with journey times of approximately 2.5 hours. There are up to 4 departures an hour starting in the early hours of the morning and continuing until around 11:30 p.m. Services operate seven days a week. Departures leave from various points in Berlin city center including the main bus station, Berlin ZOB and Tegel Airport. Arrivals are at Dresden Hauptbahnhof on Bayerische Strasse. Taxis are available near all departure points.

Trains from Berlin to Dresden

Deutsche Bahn trains run from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Dresden Hauptbahnhof with direct trains departing every two hours from the early hours of the morning until around 9:00 p.m. Direct routes have a journey time of slightly less than 2 hours. There are one to two other departures an hour on routes that involve connections at Elsterwerda-Biehla, Leipzig, Cottbus or Senftenberg, with these journeys taking up to 3 hours. Berlin Hauptbahnhof is centrally located on Europlatz near the River Spree and enjoys good links to the city's extensive transport network of U and S-Bahn trains, trams and local buses. Night bus routes operate at weekends. Dresden station is located near the old city and connected to local bus routes and four tram lines. Taxi ranks and car rental desks are located at both stations.

How to get from Berlin to Dresden

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Berlin to Dresden there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 75,67% of our customers choose the bus as their preferred method of transportation. Nowadays, traveling by bus is a relaxing and entertaining experience. Most bus companies offer different on-board services; ranging from "welcome drinks" to free wi-fi or personal entertainment. For this reason, the bus is often chosen as the best way to get from Berlin to Dresden. Bus companies normally offer comfortable journeys for reasonable prices, and if you choose to travel on a night bus you can even save the money of one night in a hotel. For that reason, the bus is most likely the cheapest way to get to your destination.

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Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Berlin
Dresden
Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm
Amenities
Berlin Ostbahnhof
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