The cheapest trains from Budapest to Dresden

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Cheapest

£79

Average

£79

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Budapest to Dresden will cost around £ 79 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 79.

Cheapest
23:20Budapest-Deli pu15h32 14:52Dresden Hauptbahnhof
4 changes
£791One-way
Cheapest
09:40Budapest Keleti10h12 19:52Dresden Hauptbahnhof
1 changes
£791One-way

Timetable Budapest to Dresden

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09:40Budapest Keleti10h12 19:52Dresden Hauptbahnhof
0 changes
23:20Budapest-Deli pu15h32 14:52Dresden Hauptbahnhof
0 changes

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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Thu
21 Oct
£228Deutsche Bahn with connection
£24STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£451Swiss
Fri
22 Oct
£79Deutsche Bahn
£54Flixbus
£472Lufthansa
Sat
23 Oct
£53Deutsche Bahn
£22STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£568Swiss
Sun
24 Oct
£44Deutsche Bahn
£19STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£550Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
25 Oct
£41Deutsche Bahn with connection
£19STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£362Lufthansa
Tue
26 Oct
£41Deutsche Bahn
£24STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£344Lufthansa
Wed
27 Oct
£41Deutsche Bahn
£31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£299Lufthansa
Thu
28 Oct
Find prices
£22STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£233Eurowings
Fri
29 Oct
£41Deutsche Bahn
£19STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£293Lufthansa
Sat
30 Oct
£41Deutsche Bahn
£22STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£234Lufthansa
Mon
1 Nov
£41Deutsche Bahn
£19STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£249Lufthansa
Tue
2 Nov
£41Deutsche Bahn
£19STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£107Eurowings
Wed
3 Nov
£41Deutsche Bahn
£19STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£107Eurowings
Thu
4 Nov
£41Deutsche Bahn
£22STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£107Eurowings
Fri
5 Nov
£41Deutsche Bahn
£19STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£91Eurowings
Sat
6 Nov
£41Deutsche Bahn
£22STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£250Lufthansa
Sun
7 Nov
£41Deutsche Bahn
£19STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£200Lufthansa
Mon
8 Nov
Find prices
£19STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£91Eurowings
Tue
9 Nov
Find prices
£19STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£107Eurowings
Wed
10 Nov
Find prices
£19STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£107Eurowings

The fastest trains from Budapest to Dresden

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Fastest Journey

10 h 12 m

Average

12 h 52 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

551 km

It's difficult to get from Budapest to Dresden without changing at least once.

Fastest
09:40Budapest Keleti10h12 19:52Dresden Hauptbahnhof
1 changes
£791One-way
2nd Fastest
23:20Budapest-Deli pu15h32 14:52Dresden Hauptbahnhof
4 changes
£791One-way

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Train Information from Budapest to Dresden

distanceDistance342 miles (551 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price£75 (€85)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Budapest to Dresden cover the 342 miles (551 km) long route taking on average 9 h 12 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £75, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £41. Travellers depart most frequently from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn trains from Budapest to Dresden

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Budapest and Dresden from £41 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable journey.

Deutsche Bahn

Travel 342 miles (551 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) from Budapest to Dresden. Check the DB train timetable for your trip from Budapest to Dresden on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Budapest to Dresden you can pay as low as £41.

Deutsche Bahn is the main operator of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, toilets are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Budapest to Dresden
Travel by train 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 Budapest to Dresden.
FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Dresden, Germany if I'm coming from Budapest, Hungary by train?

Travel between Budapest, Hungary and Dresden, Germany by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Germany from Hungary?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Budapest?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Dresden, Germany?

When travelling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 20/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Dresden from Budapest before travelling.

Are there restrictions on returning to Hungary from Germany by train?

The restriction level for your return train to Budapest, Hungary from Dresden is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Budapest from Dresden restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Hungary from Dresden?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the safety rules to follow in Budapest, Hungary?

The government of Hungary has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 17/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Budapest from Dresden closer to your date of departure here.

How much do cheap trains to Dresden from Budapest cost?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Budapest to Dresden for the next 7 days starting from £41  one way.
What is the average cost of a train from Budapest to Dresden?
The Budapest to Dresden train ticket price is on average £75  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.
How many miles is it from Budapest to Dresden by train?
You should expect to travel around 342 miles (551 km)  to Dresden from Budapest by train.
How many hours does it take from Budapest to Dresden by train?
On average the Budapest to Dresden train time is 9 h 12 min  covering the 342 miles (551 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What is the departure train station in Budapest and arrival train station in Dresden?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Budapest-Déli   and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.

Where is the departure train station in Budapest located? Where is the arrival train station in Dresden located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Budapest-Déli, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Budapest. The most popular arrival train station in Dresden, called Dresden Hauptbahnhof, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city centre.

Which train providers should I travel with from Budapest to Dresden?
If you're looking for trains from Budapest to Dresden, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn to get you to Dresden. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Budapest to Dresden trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When can I take the first train from Budapest to Dresden? When can I take the last train for the day?
If you prefer early morning trains from Budapest to Dresden, the first train leaves at 05: 40. If you prefer late night trains from Budapest to Dresden, the last train of the day leaves at 23: 20. Omio shows you the latest train from Budapest to Dresden schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets to Dresden from Budapest for the best deals?
You can find a train to Dresden from Budapest to cost on average £75 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Budapest to Dresden train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Budapest
Dresden
The major railway station for departures from Budapest is Budapest-Déli. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Budapest-Déli for your trip from Budapest to Dresden.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00-10: 00, 10: 20-14: 00, 14: 25- 17: 35
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 21, 21A, 39, 102, 139, 140, 140A, N960, N990
Metro lines: M2 (red)
Train lines: IC, IR, S (10, 12, 30, 34, 35, 40, 42), Z30
Tram lines: 17, 56, 56A, 59, 59A, 59B, 61