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Train Information from Rotterdam to Dresden

distanceDistance401 miles (647 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 53 min
priceAverage train ticket price£34 (€38)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Rotterdam to Dresden cover the 401 miles (647 km) long route taking on average 9 h 53 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 £34, but the average price of train tickets is £34. Travellers depart most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.

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Train from Rotterdam to Dresden with Deutsche Bahn

You can travel by train from Rotterdam to Dresden with Deutsche Bahn for as low as £34. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Deutsche Bahn

Find your perfect trip from Rotterdam to Dresden with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train timetables from Rotterdam to Dresden and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance between Rotterdam and Dresden by DB is 401 miles (647 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket between Rotterdam and Dresden is £34.

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.

These are Deutsche Bahn 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between Rotterdam and Dresden:

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Rotterdam 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 Rotterdam to Dresden.
FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Dresden, Germany if I'm coming from Rotterdam, Netherlands by train?

Travel by train between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Dresden, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Dresden from Rotterdam restricted?

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

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

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 25/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Rotterdam to Dresden closer to your date of departure here.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Dresden, Germany to Rotterdam, Netherlands?

The restriction level for your return train to Rotterdam, Netherlands from Dresden is: Fully open.

Is my return train into Rotterdam from Dresden restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Dresden?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Rotterdam, Netherlands?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 22/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Rotterdam from Dresden closer to your date of departure here.

How much does a cheap train between Rotterdam and Dresden cost?
You can find a cheap train from Rotterdam to Dresden for some dates and times for as low as £34  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Rotterdam to Dresden?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Dresden from Rotterdam is £34  one way.
How many miles is it from Rotterdam to Dresden by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Rotterdam to Dresden via train to be approximately 401 miles (647 km).
What is the average Rotterdam to Dresden train duration?
On average the Rotterdam to Dresden train time is 9 h 53 min  covering the 401 miles (647 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What is the departure train station in Rotterdam and arrival train station in Dresden?

Some of the Rotterdam train stations to Dresden you can start your journey from include Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Central Station and Rotterdam Noord. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Dresden include Dresden Hauptbahnhof and Dresden-Neustadt.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal   and arriving in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.

Where is the departure train station in Rotterdam located? Where is the arrival train station in Dresden located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Rotterdam Centraal 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.

Which train companies can get me from Rotterdam to Dresden?
For the trip from Rotterdam to Dresden you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Rotterdam to Dresden on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
When does the first train depart from Rotterdam to Dresden? When does the last train depart from Rotterdam to Dresden?
The earliest train for this trip departs from Rotterdam at 05: 14. The last train leaves from Rotterdam at 19: 14. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Rotterdam to Dresden and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets to Dresden from Rotterdam for the best deals?
If you book a train ticket to Dresden from Rotterdam within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £34 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Dresden from Rotterdam are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Rotterdam
Dresden
Rotterdam Centraal
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