How to travel from Dresden to Ulm

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Travel Information to Ulm from Dresden

distanceDistance247 miles (399 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$27 - $395
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $27 (€24) • 6 h 58 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $395 (€354) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 247 miles (399 km) from Dresden to Ulm. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $27 (€24). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Dresden to Ulm.

Travel Tips: Travel from Dresden to Ulm

Travel to Ulm 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 Ulm.

There are 3 ways that you can travel to Ulm from Dresden. You can take a bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Ulm from Dresden is by taking a train, which costs on average $27 (€24).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Ulm:

A train is $25 (€22) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Dresden to Ulm costing on average $51 (€46).

A train is generally $368 (€330) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $395 (€354) from Dresden to Ulm.

The fastest way to get to Ulm from Dresden is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.

Other travel options to Ulm can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 12 h 45 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Ulm by train can take on average 6 h 58 min.

Ulm is approximately 247 miles (399 km) away from Dresden.

The average frequency per day from Dresden to Ulm is:

  • 10 trains a day.

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

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Dresden, Flughafen Station and arrive in Ulm, Eberhard-Finckh-Straße.
  • Trains mostly depart from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Ulm Hbf.

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

  • You can travel between Dresden and Ulm by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $51 (€46) with Flixbus from Dresden to Ulm.
  • You can go to Ulm from Dresden by plane with Lufthansa Cityline. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $395 (€354) with Lufthansa Cityline from Dresden to Ulm on Omio.
  • You can travel by train to Ulm from Dresden with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Dresden to Ulm tickets for $27 (€24) on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available from Dresden to Ulm with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find 10 direct trains per day with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Ulm as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Ulm from Dresden.

Many of our customers who book a trip from Dresden to Ulm often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Munich, Berlin or Stuttgart. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Dresden and Ulm itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Ulm and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Bus tickets cost $51 (€46) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $395 (€354) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $27 (€24) one way.

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

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