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from Amsterdam to Dresden

You can get from Amsterdam to Dresden by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Amsterdam to Dresden on 19 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

20:24Amsterdam Centraal11h13 07:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
4 changes
£711One-way
Cheapest
21:24Amsterdam Centraal13h36 11:00Dresden Hauptbahnhof
5 changes
£531One-way
Other options
20:24Amsterdam Centraal11h43 08:07Dresden Hauptbahnhof
3 changes
£711One-way
21:24Amsterdam Centraal14h13 11:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
3 changes
£621One-way
22:07Amsterdam Centraal14h53 13:00Dresden Hauptbahnhof
5 changes
£531One-way

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Tue
19 Oct
£53Deutsche Bahn
£40Flixbus
£215Lufthansa
Wed
20 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
£19BlaBlaCar Bus
£163Lufthansa
Thu
21 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
£25BlaBlaCar Bus
£185Lufthansa
Fri
22 Oct
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£19BlaBlaCar Bus
£109Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
23 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
£25BlaBlaCar Bus
£192Lufthansa
Sun
24 Oct
£26Deutsche Bahn
£29BlaBlaCar Bus
£120KLM
Mon
25 Oct
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£32BlaBlaCar Bus
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Tue
26 Oct
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£43STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Wed
27 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
£19BlaBlaCar Bus
£250Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
28 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn with connection
£19BlaBlaCar Bus
£186Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
29 Oct
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£25BlaBlaCar Bus
£182Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
30 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
£19BlaBlaCar Bus
£114Lufthansa

Travel Information between Amsterdam and Dresden

distanceDistance388 miles (626 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£27 - £114
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £27 • 11 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £114 • 3 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 388 miles (626 km) by coach, flight or train to Dresden from Amsterdam. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £27. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or flight from Amsterdam to Dresden.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Dresden, Germany from Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Dresden, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Netherlands enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Dresden from Amsterdam?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Dresden, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 17/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip between Amsterdam and Dresden.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Dresden, Germany?

The restriction level for your return to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Germany is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Amsterdam from Dresden restricted?

Entry into Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Amsterdam from Dresden?

Conditions of reentry into Netherlands:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You should observe these safety measures in Netherlands as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Netherlands was last checked on 17/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Amsterdam from Dresden closer to your date of departure here.

How do I travel to Dresden from Amsterdam?

There are 3 ways to travel from Amsterdam to Dresden including taking a coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Dresden?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Dresden. Tickets for a coach cost on average £27.

This is compared to other travel options to Dresden:

A coach is generally £88 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £114 from Amsterdam to Dresden.

A coach is £7 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Amsterdam to Dresden costing on average £34.

What is the quickest way from Amsterdam to Dresden?

The fastest way from Amsterdam to Dresden is by flight with an average journey time of 3 h 50 min.

Other travel options to Dresden from Amsterdam can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 11 h 5 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Dresden by train can take on average 8 h 37 min.

How far is Dresden from Amsterdam?

The distance between Amsterdam and Dresden is around 388 miles (626 km).

How many services a day are there between Amsterdam and Dresden?

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Dresden is:

  • 5 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Amsterdam to Dresden as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Amsterdam to Dresden?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Amsterdam to Dresden:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Amsterdam, Sloterdijk and arrive in Dresden, Hauptbahnhof.
  • Most travellers who purchase a plane ticket from Amsterdam to Dresden depart from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to Dresden.
  • Most travellers board their train from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.
Which travel operators can get me from Amsterdam to Dresden?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Amsterdam to Dresden, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can get you to Dresden by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Flixbus from Amsterdam to Dresden for £27 on Omio.
  • Travel with Lufthansa Cityline for flights to Dresden. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Lufthansa Cityline Amsterdam to Dresden tickets on Omio for £114.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn for trains to Dresden. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Amsterdam to Dresden tickets on Omio for £34.
Is it possible to travel directly between Amsterdam and Dresden?

Yes, there are direct services available from Amsterdam to Dresden with the following travel operators:

  • You can book a direct coach with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar Bus.
  • You can book a direct flight with KLM.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Dresden as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Amsterdam to Dresden.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Dresden from Amsterdam?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Amsterdam to Dresden often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Prague or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Amsterdam and Dresden itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Dresden and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase Amsterdam to Dresden tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Amsterdam to Dresden, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £27 one way for this route.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £114 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket is £34 one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Amsterdam to Dresden tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.