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Journey Information

Berlin to Dresden bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$5.90
Shortest Duration2h 5m
Trips per day75
Bus lines3

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Berlin to Dresden right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Berlin to Dresden?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $8.95 was the low point for bus fares from Berlin to Dresden. Buses from Dresden to Berlin are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $8.95 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 2 hours and 37 minutes to cover the 103 miles (165 kilometers) from Berlin, BE to Dresden, SN. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 5 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Dresden. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Berlin?

The first bus leaves at 12:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Berlin to Dresden, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 75 scheduled buses that travel from Berlin to Dresden every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Berlin to Saxony without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Berlin to Dresden; ticket prices start at $20.72.

What bus companies travel from Berlin to Dresden?

There are 3 bus lines from Berlin, Berlin to Dresden, Saxony. With 67 daily trips, FlixBus usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus672h 38m$9.71
Ouibus92h 41m$7.11
RegioJet Bus72h 29m$7.43

Where does the bus leave from in Berlin?

Buses to Dresden leave from multiple locations in Berlin, Berlin. These are the 4 most popular bus stations:

  • Central Bus Station
  • Südkreuz
  • Alexanderplatz
  • Zufahrt zum Flughafen Tegel
  • Südkreuz Bus Terminal
  • Berlin Zoo
  • Alt-Tegel
  • Puschkinallee

Where does the bus arrive in Dresden?

Buses arrive in Dresden at 4 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Dresden, Saxony:

  • Central Station
  • Dresden-Neustadt
  • Central Station
  • Dresden Airport

Price trends for buses from Berlin to Dresden

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