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from Paris to Dresden

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

Our recommendation

To get from Paris to Dresden on 19 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:06Paris Gare de l'Est8h31 17:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
1 changes
£991One-way
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09:06Paris Gare de l'Est8h31 17:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
1 changes
£991One-way
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10:46Paris Gare de l'Est8h51 19:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
2 changes
£991One-way
13:10Paris Gare de l'Est8h27 21:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
1 changes
£991One-way
07:08Paris Gare de l'Est8h29 15:37Dresden Hauptbahnhof
1 changes
£991One-way

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Mon
18 Oct
£172Deutsche Bahn with connection
£53Flixbus
£410Lufthansa
Tue
19 Oct
£108Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Wed
20 Oct
£73Deutsche Bahn with connection
£40Flixbus
£258KLM
Thu
21 Oct
£64Deutsche Bahn with connection
£47BlaBlaCar Bus
£176Air France
Fri
22 Oct
£99Deutsche Bahn
£44Flixbus
£222KLM
Sat
23 Oct
£91Deutsche Bahn with connection
£32BlaBlaCar Bus
£258KLM
Sun
24 Oct
£99Deutsche Bahn
£36BlaBlaCar Bus
£322KLM
Mon
25 Oct
£64Deutsche Bahn
£40Flixbus
£267Air France
Tue
26 Oct
£55Deutsche Bahn with connection
£35Flixbus
£267Air France
Wed
27 Oct
£64Deutsche Bahn
£35Flixbus
£254Air France
Thu
28 Oct
£55Deutsche Bahn with connection
£40Flixbus
£196Air France
Fri
29 Oct
£73Deutsche Bahn with connection
£44Flixbus
£196KLM
Sat
30 Oct
£55Deutsche Bahn with connection
£32BlaBlaCar Bus
£175Air France
Sun
31 Oct
£47Deutsche Bahn
£36BlaBlaCar Bus
£156KLM
Mon
1 Nov
£60Deutsche Bahn with connection
£40Flixbus
£175KLM
Tue
2 Nov
£42Deutsche Bahn with connection
£25Flixbus
£125KLM
Wed
3 Nov
£47Deutsche Bahn
£25Flixbus
£125KLM
Thu
4 Nov
£42Deutsche Bahn
£40BlaBlaCar Bus
£89Air France
Fri
5 Nov
£55Deutsche Bahn
£40BlaBlaCar Bus
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Travel Information to Dresden from Paris

distanceDistance526 miles (849 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£40 - £159
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £40 • 14 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £159 • 3 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, KLM or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 526 miles (849 km) to Dresden from Paris. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £40. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus, KLM or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Paris to Dresden.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Dresden, Germany from Paris, France currently allowed?

Travel between Paris, France and Dresden, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travellers from France enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Dresden from Paris?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Dresden, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 17/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from Paris to Dresden.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Paris, France from Dresden, Germany due to COVID-19?

The current restriction level for returning to Paris, France from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Paris, France from Dresden, Germany?

Reentering France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Paris from Dresden?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

Which rules do I need to follow in Paris, France regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to France must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 17/10/2021. 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 Paris from Dresden here.

What are my travel options from Paris to Dresden?

There are 3 ways to get from Paris to Dresden: coach, flight or train.

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

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Paris to Dresden, which costs on average £40.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Dresden:

A coach is about £119 less than a flight, which costs on average £159 for this trip.

A coach is £3 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Paris to Dresden costing on average £42.

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

The quickest way to travel between Paris and Dresden is by flight, which takes on average 3 h 25 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 14 h 5 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 8 h 27 min   of travel time.

How many miles are between Paris and Dresden

The distance from Paris to Dresden is approximately 526 miles (849 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Paris to Dresden?

The average frequency per day from Paris to Dresden is:

  • 1 train per day.

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

Where do I depart from Paris? Where do I arrive in Dresden?

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

  • Most travellers take a coach from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) to Dresden, Hauptbahnhof.
  • Most travellers catch their flight from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport and arrive in Dresden.
  • Most travellers who purchase a train ticket from Paris to Dresden depart from Paris Gare de Lyon to Dresden Hauptbahnhof.
Which travel companies can get me from Paris to Dresden?

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

  • BlaBlaCar Bus can take you to Dresden by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for BlaBlaCar Bus from Paris to Dresden for £40.
  • KLM can get you to Dresden by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with KLM from Paris to Dresden for £159 on Omio.
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Dresden by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Paris to Dresden for £42.
Can I travel directly from Paris to Dresden?

Yes, there are direct routes from Paris to Dresden with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct coach services to Dresden with Flixbus with around direct coaches every day.
  • You can find direct flights per day to take to Dresden with.
  • You can find 1 direct train per day to take to Dresden with.

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 journey.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Paris to Dresden ends?
Looking to extend your trip from Paris to Dresden? Many Omio customers who go from Paris 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.
How far in advance should I book my Paris to Dresden ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets cost on average £40 one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing £159 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average £42 one way.

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