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Train Information to Dresden from Manchester

distanceDistance693 miles (1117 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day

Trains from Manchester to Dresden cover the 693 miles (1117 km) long trip taking on average 19 h 26 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.

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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Dresden, Germany if I'm coming from Manchester, United Kingdom by train?

Travel by train between Manchester, United Kingdom and Dresden, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Dresden from Manchester restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • 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 required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 20/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Dresden from Manchester closer to your date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to United Kingdom from Dresden, Germany?

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

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

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Dresden?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom?

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

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

Last verified on 20/09/2021. 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 Dresden to Manchester train here.

How many miles is it from Manchester to Dresden by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Manchester to Dresden via train to be approximately 693 miles (1117 km).
How many hours does it take from Manchester to Dresden by train?
The Manchester to Dresden train duration is on average 19 h 26 min, which is to be expected when travelling 693 miles (1117 km) between Manchester and Dresden. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
Which train station from Manchester to Dresden do I depart from? Which Dresden train station from Manchester do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Manchester, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road. When you arrive in Dresden, your train can arrive in train stations including Dresden Hauptbahnhof and Dresden-Neustadt.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Manchester Piccadilly   to Dresden Hauptbahnhof.

Where is the Manchester train station located? Where is the Dresden train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Dresden Hauptbahnhof, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.

How many train services per day are there from Manchester to Dresden?
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Manchester to Dresden. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Dresden
Manchester Oxford Road
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Manchester Piccadilly
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Bus lines 1, 2, 3, 147
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
Manchester Victoria
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