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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 20 Jan we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:06Paris Gare de l'Est9h49 18:55Dresden Hauptbahnhof
4 changes
£1071One-way
Cheapest
15:45Paris, Quai de Bercy22h25 14:10Dresden
1 changes
£591One-way
Other options
10:55Paris Gare de l'Est9h52 20:47Dresden Hauptbahnhof
2 changes
£1071One-way
07:20Paris Gare de l'Est9h35 16:55Dresden Hauptbahnhof
4 changes
£1071One-way
09:06Paris Gare de l'Est10h28 19:34Dresden Hauptbahnhof
2 changes
£1071One-way

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Thu
20 Jan
£107Deutsche Bahn with connection
£35Flixbus
£355Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
21 Jan
£98Deutsche Bahn
£35Flixbus
£306Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
22 Jan
£90Deutsche Bahn with connection
£37Flixbus
£150Air France
Sun
23 Jan
£55Deutsche Bahn
£37Flixbus
£202Air France
Mon
24 Jan
£55Deutsche Bahn
£37Flixbus
£202KLM
Tue
25 Jan
£42Deutsche Bahn
£32Flixbus
£150KLM
Wed
26 Jan
£46Deutsche Bahn
£35Flixbus
£189KLM
Thu
27 Jan
£42Deutsche Bahn with connection
£35Flixbus
£178Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
28 Jan
£42Deutsche Bahn
£35Flixbus
£150Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
29 Jan
£46Deutsche Bahn with connection
£35Flixbus
£215Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
30 Jan
£46Deutsche Bahn
£29Flixbus
£109KLM
Mon
31 Jan
£42Deutsche Bahn with connection
£32Flixbus
£133KLM
Wed
2 Feb
£42Deutsche Bahn with connection
£31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£109Air France
Thu
3 Feb
£42Deutsche Bahn with connection
£24Flixbus
£133Air France
Fri
4 Feb
£42Deutsche Bahn
£35Flixbus
£150KLM
Sat
5 Feb
£42Deutsche Bahn with connection
£29Flixbus
£109Air France
Tue
8 Feb
£42Deutsche Bahn with connection
£32Flixbus
£355Lufthansa Cityline

Travel Information between Paris and Dresden

distanceDistance526 miles (849 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£35 - £88
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £35 • 14 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £88 • 3 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, KLM or Deutsche Bahn with connection

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 30 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 journey are Flixbus, KLM or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Paris to Dresden.

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FAQs

What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Dresden, Germany if I’m coming from Paris, France?

International travel from Paris, France to Dresden, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from France?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self 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)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

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 18/01/2022; 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 to Dresden from Paris.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Paris, France from Dresden, Germany?

The restriction level for your return to Paris, France from Germany is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Paris from Dresden restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Paris, France?

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

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

This information about your return travel to France was last checked on 18/01/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Paris from Dresden closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Paris to Dresden?

You can travel between Paris and Dresden 3 different ways: coach, flight or train.

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

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Paris to Dresden, which costs on average £35.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Dresden:

A coach journey is usually £53 less than a journey to Dresden by plane, which costs on average £88 for the same trip.

A coach journey is usually £7 less than a journey to Dresden by train, which costs on average £42 for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Paris to Dresden?

The quickest way to travel from Paris to Dresden is by flight, which takes on average 3 h 30 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

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

In comparison, getting to Dresden by train can take on average 8 h 17 min.

How far is it from Paris to Dresden?

The Paris to Dresden distance 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 to Dresden from Paris as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Paris to Dresden?

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

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and arrive in Dresden, Hauptbahnhof.
  • Most travellers board their plane 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.

Who can get me from Paris to Dresden?

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

  • You can go to Dresden from Paris by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £35 with Flixbus from Paris to Dresden on Omio.
  • You can take a flight from Paris to Dresden with KLM. Cheap tickets can be found for £88 with KLM from Paris to Dresden.
  • You can travel to Dresden from Paris by train with Deutsche Bahn with connection. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £42 with Deutsche Bahn with connection from Paris to Dresden.

Is it possible to travel directly between Paris and Dresden?

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

  • You can find direct coaches per day to Dresden with Flixbus.
  • You can check for a direct flight to Dresden with with direct flights per day.
  • You can find 1 direct train per day 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 buy tickets for this trip.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Paris to Dresden?

Omio customers who travel from Paris 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 book a ticket to Dresden from Paris online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Paris 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 coach ticket is on average £35 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £88 one way for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is on average £42 one way.

But we recommend booking Paris to Dresden tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.