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 Frankfurt am Main to Dresden will cost around £ 78 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 24.
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4 h 16 m
5 h 18 m
Trains per day
Of the 18 trains that leave Frankfurt am Main for Dresden every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 372 km distance in an average of 5 h 18 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 16 m .
The slowest trains will take 10 h 45 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||230 miles (371 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 17 min|
|Average train ticket price||£18 (€21)|
|Train frequency||6 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 6 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Dresden cover the 230 miles (371 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 17 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 route for as low as £16, but the average price of train tickets is £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.
Travel from Frankfurt am Main to Dresden from £16 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.
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 between Frankfurt am Main and 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.
Frankfurt am Main to Dresden train information with Deutsche Bahn:
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There are a few train stations in Frankfurt am Main to start your journey from including Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. In Dresden you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Dresden Hauptbahnhof and Dresden-Neustadt.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, is located 6 mile (s) / 10 km from the city centre of Frankfurt am Main.
The most popular arrival train station, Dresden Hauptbahnhof, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Dresden.
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