The cheapest trains from Heidelberg to Dresden

Showing times and prices for 29 Oct

Cheapest

£66

Average

£106

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 Heidelberg to Dresden will cost around £ 106 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 66.

Cheapest
04:38Heidelberg Hbf8h28 13:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof
4 changes
£661One-way
2nd Cheapest
19:46Heidelberg Hbf10h01 05:47Dresden Hauptbahnhof
2 changes
£681One-way
2nd Cheapest
00:56Heidelberg Hbf7h48 08:44Dresden Hauptbahnhof
2 changes
£681One-way
09:13Heidelberg Hbf7h53 17:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof
3 changes
£751One-way
11:11Heidelberg Hbf7h55 19:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof
3 changes
£751One-way

Timetable Heidelberg to Dresden

Showing trains for tomorrow, Fri, 29 Oct
00:56Heidelberg Hbf7h48 08:44Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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04:23Heidelberg Hbf7h00 11:23Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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04:28Heidelberg Hbf6h55 11:23Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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04:38Heidelberg Hbf8h28 13:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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05:47Heidelberg Hbf5h50 11:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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06:02Heidelberg Hbf5h35 11:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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06:59Heidelberg Hbf6h14 13:13Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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07:08Heidelberg Hbf6h05 13:13Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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08:10Heidelberg Hbf5h27 13:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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09:13Heidelberg Hbf7h53 17:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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09:46Heidelberg Hbf5h51 15:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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10:10Heidelberg Hbf5h27 15:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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10:46Heidelberg Hbf5h58 16:44Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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11:10Heidelberg Hbf5h34 16:44Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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11:11Heidelberg Hbf7h55 19:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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11:46Heidelberg Hbf5h51 17:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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12:10Heidelberg Hbf5h27 17:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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13:06Heidelberg Hbf5h39 18:45Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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13:10Heidelberg Hbf5h35 18:45Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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13:13Heidelberg Hbf7h53 21:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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13:46Heidelberg Hbf5h51 19:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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14:10Heidelberg Hbf5h27 19:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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14:46Heidelberg Hbf6h24 21:10Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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15:10Heidelberg Hbf6h00 21:10Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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16:10Heidelberg Hbf5h27 21:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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16:46Heidelberg Hbf5h59 22:45Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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17:10Heidelberg Hbf5h35 22:45Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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17:46Heidelberg Hbf5h51 23:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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18:10Heidelberg Hbf5h27 23:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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19:46Heidelberg Hbf10h01 05:47Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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20:10Heidelberg Hbf9h37 05:47Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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20:55Heidelberg Hbf9h46 06:41Dresden Hauptbahnhof
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Fri
29 Oct
£66Deutsche Bahn
£25Flixbus
£167Lufthansa
Sat
30 Oct
£31Deutsche Bahn
£29Flixbus
£193Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
31 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
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£61Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
1 Nov
£21Deutsche Bahn
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£146Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
2 Nov
£16Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
£82Lufthansa Cityline

The fastest trains from Heidelberg to Dresden

Showing times and prices for 29 Oct

Fastest Journey

5 h 27 m

Average

6 h 33 m

Trains per day

32

Distance

403 km

It's difficult to get from Heidelberg to Dresden without changing at least once.

Fastest
10:10Heidelberg Hbf5h27 15:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
2 changes
£1131One-way
Fastest
16:10Heidelberg Hbf5h27 21:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
2 changes
£1521One-way
Fastest
18:10Heidelberg Hbf5h27 23:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
2 changes
£1181One-way
Fastest
12:10Heidelberg Hbf5h27 17:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
2 changes
£1131One-way
Fastest
14:10Heidelberg Hbf5h27 19:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
2 changes
£1461One-way

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Train Information to Dresden from Heidelberg

distanceDistance249 miles (402 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 55 min
priceAverage train ticket price£35 (€39)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Heidelberg to Dresden cover the 249 miles (402 km) long route taking on average 7 h 55 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £16, but the average price of train tickets is £35. Travellers depart most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.

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Heidelberg to Dresden with Deutsche Bahn

You can travel by train between Heidelberg and Dresden with Deutsche Bahn for as low as £16. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Deutsche Bahn

Travel 249 miles (402 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) between Heidelberg and Dresden. Check the DB train timetable for your trip between Heidelberg and Dresden on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Heidelberg and Dresden you can pay as low as £16.

Deutsche Bahn is the main operator of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes 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.

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, toilets are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Please follow the recommendations outlined by Deutsche Bahn when booking your train tickets from Heidelberg to Dresden due to the coronavirus:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Heidelberg to Dresden
Travel by train to Dresden 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 Heidelberg to Dresden.
FAQs
What is the cost of cheap trains between Heidelberg and Dresden?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Heidelberg to Dresden for as little as £16  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Heidelberg to Dresden?
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Heidelberg to Dresden train price to come in at an average of £35  one way.
What is the distance by train from Heidelberg to Dresden?
The train distance from Heidelberg to Dresden is around 249 miles (402 km).
How long is the train journey from Heidelberg to Dresden?
The Heidelberg to Dresden train duration is on average 7 h 55 min, which is to be expected when travelling 249 miles (402 km) to Dresden from Heidelberg. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
When travelling by train from Heidelberg to Dresden, which train station in Heidelberg do I depart from and which train station in Dresden do I arrive in?

When departing from Heidelberg, you have various train station options to start your route from including Heidelberg Hbf, Heidelberg-Pfaffengrund/Wieblingen and Heidelberg-Altstadt. When arriving in Dresden, you can end your journey in train stations like Dresden Hauptbahnhof and Dresden-Neustadt.

Omio customers book a train from Heidelberg Hbf   to Dresden Hauptbahnhof   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Heidelberg? Where is the train station in Dresden?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Heidelberg Hbf, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Heidelberg. The most popular arrival train station in Dresden, called Dresden Hauptbahnhof, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city centre.

Which train providers can take me from Heidelberg to Dresden?
Take the Heidelberg to Dresden train with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip from Heidelberg to Dresden as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When does the first train depart from Heidelberg to Dresden? When does the last train depart from Heidelberg to Dresden?
The first train from Heidelberg to Dresden leaves at 04: 47   and the last train for this leaves at 22: 56. Omio shows you the latest train from Heidelberg to Dresden timetable to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How far in advance should I book train tickets between Heidelberg and Dresden for the best deals?
You can find a train to Dresden from Heidelberg to cost on average £35 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Heidelberg to Dresden train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Heidelberg
Dresden
Heidelberg Hbf is the most popular Heidelberg railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Heidelberg for your journey to Dresden.