How to travel from Dresden to Paderborn

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Travel Information to Paderborn from Dresden

distanceDistance219 miles (353 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$23 - $369
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $23 (€20) • 7 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $369 (€323) • 3 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 219 miles (353 km) by bus or train from Dresden to Paderborn. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are BlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Dresden to Paderborn.

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How to get from Dresden to Paderborn by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Dresden to Paderborn is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Deutsche Bahn

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Find the best journey to Paderborn from Dresden with Deutsche Bahn and FlixBus. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most affordable journey has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains from Dresden to Paderborn. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      FAQs: Travel from Dresden to Paderborn

      FAQs: Travel to Paderborn 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 Dresden to Paderborn.

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

      The cheapest way to go to Paderborn from Dresden is by taking a bus, which costs on average $23 (€20).

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Dresden to Paderborn:

      A bus is $346 (€303) less than a flight with an average ticket price of $369 (€323) from Dresden to Paderborn.

      Taking a bus costs $8 (€7) less than taking a train, which costs on average $31 (€27) for the same trip.

      The quickest way to travel to Paderborn from Dresden is by flight, which takes on average 3 h 25 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

      Bus takes on average 7 h 5 min.

      Train takes on average 5 h 23 min.

      Paderborn is approximately 219 miles (353 km) away from Dresden.

      The average frequency per day from Dresden to Paderborn is:

      • 1 bus per day.
      • Around 8 trains per day.

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

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Dresden to Paderborn:

      • Buses from Dresden to Paderborn most often leave from Dresden, Ammonstraße / Budapester Straße (Busparkplatz) and arrive in Paderborn, Hauptbahnhof.
      • Flights from Dresden to Paderborn most often leave from Dresden Airport and arrive in Paderborn Lippstadt Airport.
      • Trains most often depart from Dresden at Dresden Hbf and arrive in Paderborn at Paderborn Hbf.

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

      • You can travel between Dresden and Paderborn by bus with BlaBlaCar or FlixBus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $23 (€20) with FlixBus from Dresden to Paderborn.
      • You can go to Paderborn from Dresden by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $31 (€27) with Deutsche Bahn from Dresden to Paderborn on Omio.

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

      • You can find 1 direct bus per day to take to Paderborn with FlixBus.

      Direct services to Paderborn 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 journey.

      Looking to extend your trip from Dresden to Paderborn? Many Omio customers who go from Dresden to Paderborn usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Munich, Berlin, Paris, Amsterdam or Düsseldorf. If you're looking to explore Munich, Berlin, Paris, Amsterdam or Düsseldorf from Paderborn, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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