You can get from Berlin to Dresden by train, bus or flight.
To get from Berlin to Dresden on 27 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||102 miles (165 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach|
|Popular travel companies||BlaBlaCar Bus|
Travel 102 miles (165 km) by coach from Berlin to Dresden. BlaBlaCar Bus is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Berlin to Dresden.
Both bus and train routes provide frequent options for travel between Berlin and Dresden. Travelling by train is about half an hour faster than making the journey by bus. As the cities are less than 200 km apart there are no cost-effective ways of flying from one to the other.
Return journeys from Dresden to Berlin are also available.
Flixbus, Eurolines and Infobus offer direct routes between the two cities with journey times of approximately 2.5 hours. There are up to 4 departures an hour starting in the early hours of the morning and continuing until around 11:30 p.m. Services operate seven days a week. Departures leave from various points in Berlin city centre including the main bus station, Berlin ZOB and Tegel Airport. Arrivals are at Dresden Hauptbahnhof on Bayerische Strasse. Taxis are available near all departure points.
Deutsche Bahn trains run from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Dresden Hauptbahnhof with direct trains departing every two hours from the early hours of the morning until around 9:00 p.m. Direct routes have a journey time of slightly less than 2 hours. There are one to two other departures an hour on routes that involve connections at Elsterwerda-Biehla, Leipzig, Cottbus or Senftenberg, with these journeys taking up to 3 hours. Berlin Hauptbahnhof is centrally located on Europlatz near the River Spree and enjoys good links to the city's extensive transport network of U and S-Bahn trains, trams and local buses. Night bus routes operate at weekends. Dresden station is located near the old city and connected to local bus routes and four tram lines. Taxi ranks and car rental desks are located at both stations.
You can travel from Berlin to Dresden by coach.
The fastest way to travel from Berlin to Dresden is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 50 min.
The distance between Berlin and Dresden is around 102 miles (165 km).
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Berlin to Dresden:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Berlin to Dresden, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:
Yes, there is a direct service from Berlin to Dresden:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Dresden tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this trip.
When planning your trip between Berlin and Dresden, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets between Berlin and Dresden online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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