You can get from Vienna to Dresden by train, bus or flight.
To get from Vienna to Dresden on Sep 23 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||228 miles (368 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$27 - $403|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $27 (€22) • 6 h 5 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $403 (€322) • 4 h 15 min|
|Popular travel companies||STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Lufthansa Cityline or ÖBB | Railjet|
Travel 228 miles (368 km) by bus, flight or train from Vienna to Dresden. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $27 (€22). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Lufthansa Cityline or ÖBB | Railjet among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Vienna to Dresden.
International travel from Vienna, Austria to Dresden, Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/21/21; 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 Vienna and Dresden.
The restriction level for your return to Vienna, Austria from Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Austria is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of reentry into Austria:
You should observe these safety measures in Austria as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Austria was last checked on 9/22/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Vienna from Dresden closer to your date of departure here.
There are 3 ways to travel to Dresden from Vienna including taking a bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Dresden is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $27 (€22) compared to other travel options to Dresden:
Taking a bus is usually $375 (€300) less than taking a flight to Dresden, which costs on average $403 (€322) for the same trip.
A bus is $21 (€17) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Vienna to Dresden costing on average $49 (€39).
The fastest way to get to Dresden from Vienna is by flight with an average travel time of 4 h 15 min.
Other travel options to Dresden can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by bus can take 6 h 5 min on average.
In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 6 h 42 min.
You should expect to travel around 228 miles (368 km) between Vienna and Dresden.
The average frequency per day from Vienna to Dresden is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Vienna and Dresden 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 when traveling from Vienna to Dresden:
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