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from Leipzig to Dresden

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Thu
Sep 23
$21Deutsche Bahn
$12Flixbus
Fri
Sep 24
$21Deutsche Bahn
$12Flixbus
Sat
Sep 25
$21Deutsche Bahn
$16BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Sep 26
$21Deutsche Bahn
$12Flixbus
Mon
Sep 27
$21Deutsche Bahn
$10Flixbus
Tue
Sep 28
$21Deutsche Bahn
$12Flixbus
Wed
Sep 29
$21Deutsche Bahn
$16BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
Sep 30
$21Deutsche Bahn
$16BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Oct 1
$21Deutsche Bahn
$12Flixbus
Sat
Oct 2
$21Deutsche Bahn
$16BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Oct 3
$21Deutsche Bahn
$9Flixbus
Mon
Oct 4
$21Deutsche Bahn
$16BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
Oct 5
$21Deutsche Bahn
$10Flixbus
Wed
Oct 6
$21Deutsche Bahn
$16BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
Oct 7
$21Deutsche Bahn
$10Flixbus
Fri
Oct 8
$21Deutsche Bahn
$10Flixbus
Sat
Oct 9
$21Deutsche Bahn
$10Flixbus
Sun
Oct 10
$21Deutsche Bahn
$10Flixbus
Mon
Oct 11
$21Deutsche Bahn
$16BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
Oct 12
$21Deutsche Bahn
$9Flixbus

Travel Information from Leipzig to Dresden

distanceDistance62 miles (100 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$16 - $21
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $16 (€13) • 1 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $16 (€13) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 62 miles (100 km) by bus or train from Leipzig to Dresden. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $16 (€13). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Leipzig to Dresden.

How to get from Leipzig to Dresden

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Leipzig to Dresden, 63,01% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Leipzig to Dresden and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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Travel Tips

Travel from Leipzig 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 Leipzig to Dresden.
FAQs
How do I go from Leipzig to Dresden?

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

What is the cheapest way from Leipzig to Dresden?

The cheapest way to go to Dresden from Leipzig is by taking a bus, which costs on average $16 (€13).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Dresden:

A bus is generally $4 (€4) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $21 (€16) from Leipzig to Dresden.

What is the fastest way from Leipzig to Dresden?

The quickest way to travel between Leipzig and Dresden is by bus, which takes on average 1 h 30 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by train can take 1 h 30 min   on average.

What is the distance from Leipzig to Dresden?

Dresden is approximately 62 miles (100 km) away from Leipzig.

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

The average frequency per day from Leipzig to Dresden is:

  • Around 16 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Leipzig and in Dresden?

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Leipzig, Fernbus-Terminal Hbf and arrive in Dresden, Hauptbahnhof.
  • Trains most often depart from Leipzig at Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and arrive in Dresden at Dresden Hauptbahnhof.
Which travel operators can get me to Dresden from Leipzig?

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

  • Travel with BlaBlaCar Bus for buses to Dresden. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for BlaBlaCar Bus Leipzig to Dresden tickets on Omio for $16 (€13).
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Dresden by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Leipzig to Dresden for $21 (€16) on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly to Dresden from Leipzig?

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

  • You can book a direct bus with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar.

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

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Leipzig to Dresden?
Omio customers who travel from Leipzig to Dresden often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Prague or Munich. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Dresden and these popular destinations at a great price.
When should I buy a ticket from Leipzig to Dresden online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this trip is costing $16 (€13) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $21 (€16) one way.

But we recommend booking Leipzig 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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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Dresden
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