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from Kassel to Dresden

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

Our recommendation

To get from Kassel to Dresden on 26 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

18:59Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe3h46 22:45Dresden Hauptbahnhof
2 changes
£391One-way
Cheapest
21:06Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe9h35 06:41Dresden Hauptbahnhof
2 changes
£331One-way
Other options
19:23Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe4h14 23:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
1 changes
£391One-way
19:11Kassel Hbf4h26 23:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
1 changes
£381One-way
06:49Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe4h11 11:00Dresden Hauptbahnhof
2 changes
£441One-way

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Mon
25 Oct
£36Deutsche Bahn
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Tue
26 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
Wed
27 Oct
£21Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
28 Oct
£21Deutsche Bahn
£16Flixbus
Fri
29 Oct
£21Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
Sat
30 Oct
£19Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus

Travel Information between Kassel and Dresden

distanceDistance184 miles (296 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£16 - £21
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £16 • 5 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £21 • 4 h 11 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 184 miles (296 km) by coach or train to Dresden from Kassel. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 11 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Kassel to Dresden.

Travel Tips

Travel from Kassel to Dresden
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FAQs
How do I go from Kassel to Dresden?

There are 2 travel options from Kassel to Dresden: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Dresden from Kassel?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Kassel to Dresden. Tickets for a coach cost on average £16.

This is compared to other travel options to Dresden:

A coach is £5 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Kassel to Dresden costing on average £21.

What is the fastest way to get to Dresden from Kassel?

The fastest way to get to Dresden from Kassel is by train with an average travel time of 4 h 11 min.

There are alternative travel options to Dresden that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 5 h 30 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Kassel to Dresden?

You should expect to travel around 184 miles (296 km) from Kassel to Dresden.

How many services a day are there from Kassel to Dresden?

The average frequency per day from Kassel to Dresden is:

  • 6 trains per day.

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

When going from Kassel to Dresden, where do I depart from Kassel and where do I arrive in Dresden?

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

  • Most travellers who purchase a coach ticket from Kassel to Dresden depart from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Dresden, Hauptbahnhof.
  • Most travellers take a train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Dresden Hauptbahnhof.
Which travel companies can take me from Kassel to Dresden?

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

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Dresden by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Kassel to Dresden tickets on Omio for £16.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Dresden by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Kassel to Dresden tickets on Omio for £21.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Kassel to Dresden?
Many of our customers travelling from Kassel to Dresden don't make Dresden their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Berlin, Prague or Munich, either of which you could add to your Kassel and Dresden trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Dresden to any of these top destinations today!
When should I book a ticket between Kassel and Dresden online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip between Kassel and Dresden, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £16 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £21 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Kassel and Dresden online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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