Cheap train tickets from Berlin to Dresden

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Lowest Price$19.39
Fastest1h 56m
trains per day268
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Berlin to Dresden?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Berlin to Dresden is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Berlin to Dresden was $31.12. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 20 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $14.35 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Berlin to Dresden?

The distance between Berlin and Dresden is approximately 102.59 miles, or 165.05 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 3 hours and 15 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour and 56 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Berlin to Dresden?

On Monday trains from Berlin to Dresden are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Berlin to Dresden?

Typically there are 268 schedules to compare for your trip to Dresden. On the route to Dresden 5 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Deutsche Bahn offers the most scheduled departures between Berlin to Dresden, usually offering 210 trips per day. 10 train trips per day are direct connections to Dresden, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Berlin to Dresden, which start at $5.39.

Here are the 5 train companies that operate from Berlin to Dresden

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Berlin to Dresden start from $19.39, and on average cost $38.03. Daily there are 210 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Dresden. Deutsche Bahn in Berlin leaves from Train Station (tief) and 4 other stations. And in Dresden trains arrive at Niederwartha and 20 other train stations.

From Berlin to Dresden train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 3 hours and 19 minutes. If you are looking to get to Dresden faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 56 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn offers 164 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $38.71 for a one-way train ticket to Dresden.

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Avg. Time
3h 19m
Avg. Price
$38.03

DB Eurocity

DB Eurocity train tickets from Berlin to Dresden start from $19.39, and on average cost $25.23. Daily there are 8 DB Eurocity schedules to Dresden. DB Eurocity in Berlin leaves from Train Station (tief), And in Dresden trains arrive at Train Station and 2 other train stations.

From Berlin to Dresden train travel on DB Eurocity takes 2 hours and 19 minutes. If you are looking to get to Dresden faster, DB Eurocity offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 56 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, DB Eurocity offers 7 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $24.80 for a one-way train ticket to Dresden.

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Avg. Time
2h 19m
Avg. Price
$25.23

DB Intercity

DB Intercity train tickets from Berlin to Dresden start from $19.39, and on average cost $24.49. Daily there are 12 DB Intercity schedules to Dresden. DB Intercity in Berlin leaves from Train Station (tief), And in Dresden trains arrive at Train Station and 10 other train stations.

From Berlin to Dresden train travel on DB Intercity takes 2 hours and 18 minutes. If you are looking to get to Dresden faster, DB Intercity offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 56 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, DB Intercity offers 10 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $26.07 for a one-way train ticket to Dresden.

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Beverage
Avg. Time
2h 18m
Avg. Price
$24.49

DB Intercity-Express

DB Intercity-Express train tickets from Berlin to Dresden start from $33.16, and on average cost $51.00. Daily there are 1 DB Intercity-Express schedules to Dresden. DB Intercity-Express in Berlin leaves from Train Station (tief), And in Dresden trains arrive at Train Station and 3 other train stations.

From Berlin to Dresden train travel on DB Intercity-Express takes 3 hours and 11 minutes. If you are looking to get to Dresden faster, DB Intercity-Express offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 56 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Dresden on a weekend there is typically one DB Intercity-Express scheduled trip per day, which will cost $54.28 for a one-way weekend reservation from Berlin.

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Avg. Time
3h 11m
Avg. Price
$51.00

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Berlin to Dresden start from $19.39, and on average cost $37.27. Daily there are 36 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Dresden. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Berlin leaves from Train Station (tief) and 4 other stations. And in Dresden trains arrive at Langebrück(Sachs) and 13 other train stations.

From Berlin to Dresden train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 3 hours and 26 minutes. If you are looking to get to Dresden faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 56 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 39 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $38.02 for a one-way train ticket to Dresden.

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Avg. Time
3h 26m
Avg. Price
$37.27
There are 5 train stations in Berlin with trains to Dresden. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • Train Station (tief)
  • Train Station
  • Berlin-Lichtenberg
  • Train Station (S-Bahn)
  • Berlin Gesundbrunnen
There are 15 different stations where trains from Berlin arrive in Dresden. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving train stations in Dresden:
  • Niederwartha
  • Train Station
  • Dresden-Zschachwitz
  • Cossebaude
  • Langebrück(Sachs)
  • Dresden-Klotzsche
  • Weixdorf
  • Weixdorf Bad
  • Dresden-Niedersedlitz
  • Dresden Airport
  • Dresden Grenzstraße
  • Dresden-Kemnitz
  • Dresden-Stetzsch
  • Dresden-Trachau
  • Dresden Industriegelände