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Travel Information between London and Dresden

distanceDistance598 miles (964 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • £21 • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Ryanair

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 598 miles (964 km) to Dresden from London. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Ryanair among others. Travellers can even take a direct from London to Dresden.

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Travel to Dresden easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Dresden.

International travel from London, United Kingdom to Dresden, Germany is: Fully open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from United Kingdom?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Dresden if travelling from London?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Dresden, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 27/06/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between London and Dresden.

The restriction level for your return to London, United Kingdom from Germany is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to London from Dresden restricted?

Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

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

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in London, United Kingdom?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 27/06/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to London from Dresden closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 travel options from London to Dresden: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Ferry services offer the cheapest way to get from London to Dresden. Tickets for a ferry cost on average £1.

This is compared to other travel options to Dresden:

A ferry is about £63 less than a coach, which costs on average £63 for this journey.

A ferry is about £21 less than a flight, which costs on average £21 for this trip.

A ferry is £2 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from London to Dresden costing on average £2.

The fastest way from London to Dresden is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 45 min.

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

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 20 h 25 min   of travel time.

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In comparison, getting to Dresden by train can take on average 14 h 55 min.

The London to Dresden distance is approximately 598 miles (964 km).

The average frequency per day from London to Dresden is:

  • 3 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between London and Dresden as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from London to Dresden:

  • Flights mostly depart from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Dresden.
  • Trains from London to Dresden most often leave from London Victoria and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from London to Dresden:

  • You can travel between London and Dresden by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £63 with Flixbus from London to Dresden.
  • You can take a flight from London to Dresden with Ryanair. Cheap tickets can be found for £21 with Ryanair from London to Dresden.
Looking to extend your trip from London to Dresden? Many Omio customers who go from London to Dresden usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Prague or Munich. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Prague or Munich from Dresden, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

Before travelling from London 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 £63 one way on average for this trip.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £21 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a ferry ticket is on average £1 one way for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is £2 one way on average.

But we recommend booking London to Dresden 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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