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from Chemnitz to Dresden

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

Our recommendation

To get from Chemnitz to Dresden on Sep 28 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:04PMChemnitz Hbf1h02 08:06PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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$201One-way
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07:04PMChemnitz Hbf1h02 08:06PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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$201One-way
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09:04AMChemnitz Hbf1h02 10:06AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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$201One-way
06:04PMChemnitz Hbf1h02 07:06PMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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10:04AMChemnitz Hbf1h02 11:06AMDresden Hauptbahnhof
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Tue
Sep 28
$20Deutsche Bahn
$7Flixbus
Wed
Sep 29
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$6Flixbus
Thu
Sep 30
$20Deutsche Bahn
$6Flixbus
Fri
Oct 1
$20Deutsche Bahn
$6Flixbus
Sat
Oct 2
$20Deutsche Bahn
$7Flixbus
Mon
Oct 4
$20Deutsche Bahn
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Wed
Oct 6
$20Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
Oct 7
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$5Flixbus
Fri
Oct 8
$20Deutsche Bahn
$5Flixbus
Sat
Oct 9
$20Deutsche Bahn
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Sun
Oct 10
$20Deutsche Bahn
$5Flixbus

Travel Information from Chemnitz to Dresden

distanceDistance38 miles (62 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$8 - $21
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $8 (€6) • 1 h
fastestFastest modeBus • $8 (€6) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus or train to travel 38 miles (62 km) to Dresden from Chemnitz. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $8 (€6). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Chemnitz to Dresden.

Travel Tips

Travel from Chemnitz 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 Chemnitz to Dresden.
FAQs
How do I get from Chemnitz to Dresden?

There are 2 ways to get from Chemnitz to Dresden: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Chemnitz to Dresden?

The cheapest way to go to Dresden from Chemnitz is by taking a bus, which costs on average $8 (€6).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Dresden:

Taking a bus is usually $13 (€11) less than taking a train to Dresden, which costs on average $21 (€16) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Chemnitz to Dresden?

The quickest way to travel to Dresden from Chemnitz is by bus, which takes on average 1 h   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Dresden by train can take on average 1 h.

How far is it from Chemnitz to Dresden?

The Chemnitz to Dresden distance is around 38 miles (62 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Chemnitz to Dresden is:

  • 6 buses a day.

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

When traveling to Dresden from Chemnitz, what are the departure and arrival points in Chemnitz and Dresden?

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Chemnitz, ZOB to Dresden, Hauptbahnhof.
  • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Chemnitz to Dresden depart from Chemnitz Hbf to Dresden Hauptbahnhof.
Who can get me from Chemnitz to Dresden?

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

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Dresden by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Chemnitz to Dresden tickets on Omio for $8 (€6).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Dresden by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Chemnitz to Dresden tickets on Omio for $21 (€16).
Can I find a direct route to Dresden from Chemnitz?

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

  • You can check for a direct bus to Dresden with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar with 6 direct buses per day.

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 trip.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Chemnitz to Dresden?
Many of our customers traveling from Chemnitz to Dresden don't make Dresden their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Dresden are Berlin, Prague or Munich, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Dresden to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase tickets to Dresden from Chemnitz online to get the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $8 (€6) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $21 (€16) one way.

But we recommend booking Chemnitz 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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