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Train Information between Schaffhausen and Dresden

distanceDistance325 miles (524 km)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day

Trains from Schaffhausen to Dresden cover the 325 miles (524 km) long route taking on average 10 h 43 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Schaffhausen and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains from Schaffhausen to Dresden?

Travel between Schaffhausen, Switzerland and Dresden, Germany by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from Switzerland?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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?

All travellers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 17/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Schaffhausen to Dresden as this information can change.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Schaffhausen, Switzerland from Dresden, Germany?

The restriction level for your return train to Schaffhausen, Switzerland from Dresden is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Schaffhausen from Dresden restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Schaffhausen, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland 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 15/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Schaffhausen from Dresden closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance from Schaffhausen to Dresden via train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Schaffhausen and Dresden via train to be approximately 325 miles (524 km).
How many hours does it take from Schaffhausen to Dresden by train?
While the time it takes to travel 325 miles (524 km) from Schaffhausen to Dresden can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Schaffhausen to Dresden is on average 10 h 43 min.
What station does the Schaffhausen to Dresden train leave from? Which Dresden train station do I come into from Schaffhausen?

When taking the train from Schaffhausen to Dresden, you can choose to depart from train stations like Schaffhausen, Schaffhausen, Nordstrasse and Schaffhausen, Pilgerbrunnen. Your trip can end in train stations such as Dresden Hauptbahnhof and Dresden-Neustadt.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Schaffhausen   and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.

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

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Schaffhausen 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.

How many train services per day are there from Schaffhausen to Dresden?
The average number of trains departing Schaffhausen for Dresden is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Schaffhausen
Dresden
Schaffhausen is the most popular Schaffhausen 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 Schaffhausen for your journey to Dresden.

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