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 Vienna to Dresden will cost around £ 95 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 44.
This is the last train of the day.
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6 h 42 m
9 h 30 m
Trains per day
Of the 27 trains that leave Vienna for Dresden every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 369 km distance in an average of 9 h 30 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 6 h 42 m .
The slowest trains will take 13 h 52 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||228 miles (368 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 42 min|
|Average train ticket price||£39 (€44)|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, RegioJet, ÖBB | Railjet or ÖBB | Euro City (EC)|
Trains from Vienna to Dresden cover the 228 miles (368 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 42 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, RegioJet, ÖBB | Railjet or ÖBB | Euro City (EC). There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £39, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £34. Travellers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.
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Travel 228 miles (368 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) from Vienna to Dresden. Check the DB train timetable for your trip from Vienna to Dresden on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Vienna and Dresden you can pay as low as £34.
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.
Operator ticket policies for COVID
Travel by train between Vienna, Austria and Dresden, Germany is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 21/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Dresden from Vienna closer to your date of departure here.
The restriction level for your return train to Vienna, Austria from Dresden is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 20/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Vienna from Dresden closer to your date of departure here.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Wien Westbahnhof to Dresden Hauptbahnhof.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Wien Westbahnhof and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 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.
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