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Essen to Dresden train - cost & duration

Cheapest price€124.47
Shortest Duration10h 0m
Trips per day8
train carriers1
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How to book cheap Essen to Dresden train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Essen to Dresden is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Essen to Dresden were €161.96. By booking 4 days out, tickets are on average €0.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from Essen to Dresden?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Essen to Dresden by train is at 05:00 on Tuesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 14:00 on Tuesday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Deutsche Bahn from Essen to Dresden has the most daily schedules

On average there are 8 train trips per day. Deutsche Bahn has the most options for departures from Essen to Dresden, with an average of 8 trips per day and 8 monthly trips. One train carrier currently travels from Essen to Dresden. Of the 8 trips there are 0 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

1 carriers offer Essen to Dresden train trips

Deutsche Bahn

Book Deutsche Bahn from Essen to Dresden from €124.47. There are 8 Deutsche Bahn schedules from Essen to Dresden and you can expect on average to pay €161.96 for a Deutsche Bahn ticket to Dresden. In Essen, Deutsche Bahn departs to Dresden from Essen(B) and no other station. In Dresden, Deutsche Bahn arrives at Dresden Hbf and no other station.

An average trip on Deutsche Bahn from Essen to Dresden takes 13 hours and 11 minutes, while the fastest available Deutsche Bahn trip will get you to Dresden in 10 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Deutsche Bahn offers 8 trips per day and you could expect to pay €161.96 for a weekend getaway trip to Dresden.

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Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from Essen. Most train trips to Dresden will depart from Essen(B).
  • Essen(B)
train trips arrive in Dresden at 1 stations, depending on which train line you are travelling with. Dresden Hbf are the main train stations in Dresden for trips arriving from Essen.
  • Dresden Hbf