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Sun
26 Sep
£35ÖBB | Railjet
£18Arda Tur
£395Lufthansa Cityline
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27 Sep
£34Deutsche Bahn
£20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£288Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
28 Sep
£34Deutsche Bahn
£18Arda Tur
£338Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
29 Sep
£34Deutsche Bahn
£18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£338Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
30 Sep
£34Deutsche Bahn
£18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£288Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
1 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£288Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
2 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£243Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
3 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£288Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
4 Oct
£35ÖBB | Railjet
£18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£174Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
5 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn
£18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£202Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
7 Oct
£35ÖBB | Railjet
£20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£174Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
8 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£238Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
9 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£202Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
10 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn with connection
£18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£174Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
11 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn
£18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£202Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
12 Oct
£35ÖBB | Railjet
£14Flixbus
£152Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
13 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn
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£174Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
14 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£14Flixbus
£174Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
15 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn with connection
£14Flixbus
£174Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
16 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£14Flixbus
£179Lufthansa Cityline

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Train Information to Vienna from Dresden

distanceDistance228 miles (368 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price£34 (€38)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or ÖBB | Railjet

Trains from Dresden to Vienna cover the 228 miles (368 km) long route taking on average 7 h 50 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or ÖBB | Railjet. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £34, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £34. Travellers depart most frequently from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn between Dresden and Vienna

Find the best trains from Dresden to Vienna with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from £34. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) trains take you between Dresden and Vienna in comfort. Find the DB train timetable for your trip from Dresden to Vienna on Omio and book cheap DB tickets online. The distance between Dresden and Vienna is 228 miles (368 km) by DB and prices for a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Dresden to Vienna start at £34.

Deutsche Bahn is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international train journeys every day. DB is well-known for 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.

Travel on different types of DB trains, including 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 needed to travel. For example, while WCs are standard, 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 Dresden to Vienna
Travel by train to Vienna 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 Dresden to Vienna.
FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Vienna, Austria if I'm coming from Dresden, Germany by train?

Travel between Dresden, Germany and Vienna, Austria by train is: Partially open.

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

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Austria from Dresden?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the safety rules to follow in Vienna, Austria?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 22/09/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Dresden to Vienna before travelling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Vienna, Austria to Dresden, Germany?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Vienna to Dresden is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from Austria?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Vienna?

What are the entry requirements?

  • 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?

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

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

Last verified on 25/09/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Vienna to Dresden train here.

How much does a cheap train from Dresden to Vienna cost?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Vienna from Dresden for the next 7 days starting from £34  one way.
What is the average price of train tickets from Dresden to Vienna?
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Dresden to Vienna train to cost on average £34  one way.
What is the distance by train from Dresden to Vienna?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Dresden to Vienna via train to be approximately 228 miles (368 km).
How long is the train to Vienna from Dresden?
While the time it takes to travel 228 miles (368 km) from Dresden to Vienna can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Dresden to Vienna is on average 7 h 50 min.
When travelling by train from Dresden to Vienna, which train station in Dresden do I depart from and which train station in Vienna do I arrive in?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Dresden Hauptbahnhof   and arrive in Wien Westbahnhof.

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

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Vienna most often arrive at Wien Westbahnhof and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from this train station to the city centre.

Which train providers should I travel with from Dresden to Vienna?
When taking a train from Dresden to Vienna, you can count on Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or ÖBB | Railjet for the best way to get you to Vienna. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Vienna from Dresden and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many trains per day are there between Dresden and Vienna?
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Dresden to Vienna. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Dresden to Vienna?
The first Dresden to Vienna train departs at 06: 10   and the last train from Dresden to Vienna leaves at 21: 06. Check out the most up-to-date Dresden to Vienna train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I book train tickets from Dresden to Vienna for the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket to Vienna from Dresden within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £34 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Dresden and Vienna are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
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