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from London to Dresden

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

Our recommendation

To get from London to Dresden on 24 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:00London22h25 10:25Dresden
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£791One-way
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11:00London22h25 10:25Dresden
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£791One-way
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09:30London Heathrow Airport6h10 16:40Dresden
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£4391One-way
13:45London City Airport22h55 13:40Dresden
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£3351One-way
17:15London Heathrow Airport3h50 22:05Dresden
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£6081One-way

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Sun
24 Oct
£79STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£335KLM
Mon
25 Oct
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£174KLM
Tue
26 Oct
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£174KLM
Wed
27 Oct
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£165KLM
Thu
28 Oct
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£174KLM
Fri
29 Oct
£79STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£174KLM
Sat
30 Oct
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£156KLM
Sun
31 Oct
£57STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£120Eurowings
Mon
1 Nov
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£156KLM
Tue
2 Nov
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£120Eurowings
Wed
3 Nov
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£120Eurowings
Thu
4 Nov
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£9Ryanair
Fri
5 Nov
£57STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£156KLM

Travel Information from London to Dresden

distanceDistance598 miles (964 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£49 - £151
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £49 • 22 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £151 • 4 h
carriersPopular travel companiesKLM or Flixbus

Take a flight or coach to travel 598 miles (964 km) from London to Dresden. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £49. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are KLM or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from London to Dresden.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Dresden, Germany if I’m coming from London, United Kingdom?

Travel from London, United Kingdom to Dresden, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Dresden from London restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

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

Entry Requirements:

  • 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

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Dresden, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 22/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from London to Dresden closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to London, United Kingdom from Dresden, Germany due to COVID-19?

Return travel to London, United Kingdom from Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from Germany?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into United Kingdom from Germany?

Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in United Kingdom?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in United Kingdom to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to London, United Kingdom was last verified on 22/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to London from Dresden.

How do you get from London to Dresden?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Dresden from London. You can take a flight or coach.

What is the cheapest way from London to Dresden?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from London to Dresden, which costs on average £49.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Dresden:

A coach journey is usually £103 less than a journey to Dresden by plane, which costs on average £151 for the same trip.

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

The quickest way to travel to Dresden from London is by flight, which takes on average 4 h   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Dresden by coach can take on average 22 h 25 min.

How many miles from London to Dresden would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 598 miles (964 km) from London to Dresden.

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

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

  • Most travellers take a flight from London Heathrow Airport to Dresden.
  • Most travellers catch their coach from London, Victoria Coach Station and arrive in Dresden, Hauptbahnhof.
Who can get me from London to Dresden?

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

  • Travel with KLM for flights to Dresden. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for KLM London to Dresden tickets on Omio for £151.
  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Dresden by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus London to Dresden tickets on Omio for £49.
Is it possible to travel directly to Dresden from London?

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

  • You can book a direct flight with.

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 to Dresden from London.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from London to Dresden?
Omio customers who travel from London to Dresden often also extend their holiday to go to Berlin, Prague or Munich. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Dresden and these popular destinations at a great price.
When should I buy a ticket from London to Dresden online to score the best deals?

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

  • The price of a plane ticket for this trip is £151 one way on average.
  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is £49 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.