|Distance||295 miles (475 km)|
|Average train duration||8 h 45 min|
|Average train ticket price||£34 (€39)|
|Train frequency||10 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 10 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Cologne to Dresden cover the 295 miles (475 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 45 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £16, but the average price of train tickets is £34. Travellers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.
For as little as £16 you can travel by train between Cologne and Dresden with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Cologne to Dresden. 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, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Dresden train information:
Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train between Cologne and Dresden:
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