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 Erfurt to Dresden will cost around £ 27 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 19.
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1 h 57 m
3 h 38 m
Trains per day
Of the 29 trains that leave Erfurt for Dresden every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 189 km distance in an average of 3 h 38 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 57 m .
The slowest trains will take 8 h 40 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||117 miles (189 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 55 min|
|Average train ticket price||£17 (€20)|
|Train frequency||6 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 6 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Erfurt to Dresden cover the 117 miles (189 km) long route taking on average 1 h 55 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £16, but the average price of train tickets is £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Erfurt Hbf and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.
Deutsche Bahn trains will get you from Erfurt to Dresden from £16. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) trains take you between Erfurt and Dresden in comfort. Find the DB train timetable for your route between Erfurt and Dresden on Omio and book cheap DB tickets online. The distance from Erfurt to Dresden is 117 miles (189 km) by DB and prices for a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Erfurt to Dresden start at £16.
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.
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When departing from Erfurt, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Erfurt Hbf, Erfurt Nord and Erfurt, Hbf Intercity-Hotel. When arriving in Dresden, you can end your trip in train stations like Dresden Hauptbahnhof and Dresden-Neustadt.
Omio customers book a train from Erfurt Hbf to Dresden Hauptbahnhof most frequently for this route.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Erfurt Hbf and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Dresden most often arrive at Dresden Hauptbahnhof and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city centre.
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