You can get from Dresden to Zurich by train, bus or flight.
To get from Dresden to Zurich on 27 Sep we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||345 miles (556 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||£35 - £223|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £35 • 11 h 45 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £223 • 1 h 15 min|
|Popular travel companies||STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Tab or ÖBB | Nightjet|
Take a coach, flight or train to travel 345 miles (556 km) between Dresden and Zurich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £35. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Tab or ÖBB | Nightjet among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or train from Dresden to Zurich.
Travel from Dresden, Germany to Zurich, Switzerland is: Partially open.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
The government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last verified on 23/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Dresden and Zurich closer to your planned date of departure here.
The current restriction level for returning to Dresden, Germany from Switzerland is: Partially open.
Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
All travellers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 25/09/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Dresden from Zurich here.
There are 3 ways that you can travel from Dresden to Zurich. You can take a coach, flight or train.
Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Dresden to Zurich. Tickets for a coach cost on average £35.
This is compared to other travel options to Zurich:
A coach is £188 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Dresden to Zurich costing on average £223.
A coach journey is usually £145 less than a journey to Zurich by train, which costs on average £181 for the same trip.
The fastest way from Dresden to Zurich is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.
Other travel options to Zurich from Dresden can usually take longer:
In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 11 h 45 min.
In comparison, going by train can take 9 h 12 min on average.
Zurich is approximately 345 miles (556 km) away from Dresden.
The average frequency per day from Dresden to Zurich is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Dresden to Zurich as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Dresden to Zurich:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Dresden to Zurich, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from Dresden to Zurich with the following travel operators:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Zurich as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Dresden and Zurich.
Before travelling from Dresden to Zurich, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Dresden to Zurich tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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