How to travel from Dresden to Schaffhausen

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Travel Information between Dresden and Schaffhausen

distanceDistance325 miles (524 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $115
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $24 (€22) • 11 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • $115 (€105) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 325 miles (524 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train between Dresden and Schaffhausen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€22). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Dresden to Schaffhausen.

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International travel from Dresden, Germany to Schaffhausen, Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from Germany?

Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Schaffhausen, Switzerland due to the pandemic?

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

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22; 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 Dresden and Schaffhausen.

The restriction level for your return to Dresden, Germany from Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Is my journey back to Dresden from Schaffhausen restricted?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

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

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Dresden, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany 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 Germany was last checked on 11/6/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Dresden from Schaffhausen closer to your date of departure here.

You can travel between Dresden and Schaffhausen 4 different ways: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Schaffhausen from Dresden is by taking a bus, which costs on average $24 (€22).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Schaffhausen:

Taking a bus is usually $91 (€83) less than taking a flight to Schaffhausen, which costs on average $115 (€105) for the same trip.

Taking a bus is about $2 (€2) less than taking a train, which costs on average $26 (€24) for this trip.

The fastest way from Dresden to Schaffhausen is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

There are alternative travel options to Schaffhausen that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 11 h   on average.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 9 h 12 min.

Schaffhausen is approximately 325 miles (524 km) away from Dresden.

The average frequency per day from Dresden to Schaffhausen is:

  • 1 bus per day.
  • 2 trains a day.

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

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Dresden, Flughafen Station and arrive in Schaffhausen, Landhaus.
  • Trains mostly depart from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Schaffhausen.

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

  • You can travel to Schaffhausen from Dresden by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $24 (€22) with Flixbus from Dresden to Schaffhausen.
  • You can travel by plane between Dresden and Schaffhausen with Eurowings, and you can find Eurowings Dresden to Schaffhausen tickets for $115 (€105) on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Dresden to Schaffhausen with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for $26 (€24) with Deutsche Bahn from Dresden to Schaffhausen.
Omio customers who travel from Dresden to Schaffhausen often also extend their vacation to go to Zurich, Basel or Stuttgart. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Schaffhausen and these popular destinations at a great price.

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

  • A bus ticket costs $24 (€22) one way on average for this journey.
  • A plane ticket for this trip costs on average $115 (€105) one way.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $26 (€24) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Dresden to Schaffhausen 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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