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 Dresden to Zurich will cost around £ 85 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 24.
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8 h 49 m
10 h 23 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Dresden to Zurich without changing at least once.
|Distance||345 miles (556 km)|
|Average train duration||10 h 15 min|
|Average train ticket price||£55 (€62)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Dresden to Zurich cover the 345 miles (556 km) long route taking on average 10 h 15 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £55, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Zürich HB.
Find the best trains from Dresden to Zurich with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from £17. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
Find your perfect journey between Dresden and Zurich with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train timetables between Dresden and Zurich and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance from Dresden to Zurich by DB is 345 miles (556 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket from Dresden to Zurich is £17.
DB is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day. A special feature of DB 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 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, while WCs are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Operator ticket policies for COVID
Travel between Dresden, Germany and Zurich, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 23/09/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Zurich from Dresden before travelling.
The restriction level for your return train to Dresden, Germany from Zurich is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 25/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Dresden from Zurich closer to your date of departure here.
There are a few train stations in Dresden to start your trip from including Dresden Hauptbahnhof and Dresden-Neustadt. In Zurich you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Zürich HB.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Zürich HB and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city centre in Zurich.
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