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from London to Dresden

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Travel Information from London to Dresden

distanceDistance598 miles (964 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$77 - $157
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $77 (€64) • 22 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $157 (€131) • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa Cityline or STUDENT AGENCY k. S.

Take a flight or bus to travel 598 miles (964 km) from London to Dresden. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $77 (€64). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Lufthansa Cityline or STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from London to Dresden.

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FAQs

What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Dresden, Germany from London, United Kingdom?

Travel from London, United Kingdom to Dresden, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Dresden from London restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Dresden, Germany from London?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Dresden, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 1/19/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Dresden from London closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from Dresden, Germany due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The current restriction level for returning to London, United Kingdom from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter London, United Kingdom from Dresden, Germany?

Reentering United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to London from Dresden?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in London, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to United Kingdom must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 1/19/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to London from Dresden here.

How do I get from London to Dresden?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Dresden from London. You can take a flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way from London to Dresden?

The cheapest way to get from London to Dresden is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $77 (€64) compared to other travel options to Dresden:

A bus is generally $80 (€67) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $157 (€131) from London to Dresden.

What is the fastest way from London to Dresden?

The quickest way to travel between London and Dresden is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 45 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 22 h 25 min.

What is the distance from London to Dresden?

The distance from London to Dresden is approximately 598 miles (964 km).

When traveling between London and Dresden, what are the departure and arrival points in London and Dresden?

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

  • Most travelers board their plane from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Dresden.
  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from London to Dresden depart from London, Hammersmith Bridge Road to Dresden, Hauptbahnhof.

Which travel companies can get me from London to Dresden?

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

  • You can go to Dresden from London by plane with Lufthansa Cityline. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $157 (€131) with Lufthansa Cityline from London to Dresden on Omio.
  • You can travel between London and Dresden by bus with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $77 (€64) with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. From London to Dresden.

Can I find a direct route from London to Dresden?

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

  • You'll find direct flights with.
  • You can take a direct bus with.

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 route.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from London to Dresden ends?

Many of our customers traveling from London 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 buy tickets between London and Dresden online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing $157 (€131) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets cost on average $77 (€64) one way.

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