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Dresden to Bochum by bus

The journey from Dresden to Bochum by bus is 283.74 mi and takes 8 hr 29 min. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:10 AM and the last at 10:40 PM. It is possible to travel from Dresden to Bochum by bus for as little as $20.22 or as much as $74.37. The best price for this journey is $20.22.

Lowest Price$20.22
Journey Duration8 hr 29 min
Connection per Day6
Lowest Price$20.22
Highest Price$74.37
First Departure6:10 AM
Last Departure10:40 PM
Distance283.74 mi
CarriersFlixBus, FlixBus CZ s.r.o.More

Dresden to Bochum Bus Times

Departure date
Friday, Jul 19, 2024

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How much will I pay for bus tickets from Dresden to Bochum?

Prices will vary when you travel from Dresden to Bochum. On average, though, you'll pay about $38.21 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as $20.22, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $38.21 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Dresden to Bochum.

How long does the journey from Dresden to Bochum take by bus?

The average journey time is 8 hr 29 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 283.74 mi from Dresden to Bochum. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Dresden to Bochum to take longer than 8 hr 29 min. The journey between Dresden and Bochum runs for about 283.74 mi and usually takes approximately 8 hr 29 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 7 hr 20 min. If you are trying to get from Dresden to Bochum as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

At what time of the day can I travel from Dresden to Bochum?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Dresden at 6:10 AM, and the last departure will leave at 10:40 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Dresden to Bochum can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. The first departure of the night from Dresden to Bochum leaves at 6:10 AM, while the last journey sets out at 10:40 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Dresden and Bochum. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

How many journeys from Dresden to Bochum are there every day?

You will be able to travel from Dresden to Bochum using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 6 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Dresden to Bochum using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 4 direct connections from Dresden to Bochum each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 2 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Dresden to Bochum. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Dresden to Bochum, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Dresden to Bochum.

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Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

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If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Dresden - Bochum bus tickets can be found for as low as $22.94 if you’re lucky, or $34.18 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $57.48.

Find the best day to travel to Bochum by bus

When travelling to Bochum by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

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FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Flixtrain is a European low-cost passenger rail service that offers affordable and comfortable train travel to various destinations across Germany. It is owned and operated by FlixMobility, the parent company of FlixBus, which is a popular bus transportation service in Europe. Flixtrain operates on several routes, including Berlin to Stuttgart, Berlin to Cologne, and Hamburg to Cologne, among others.

Ticket types and facilities from Dresden to Bochum

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by FlixTrain when traveling from Dresden to Bochum.


A standard ticket on FlixTrain is a regular ticket / second class ticket. Flixtrain standard ticket offers you a comfortable seat, guaranteed Wi-Fi, access to power outlets, and one carry-on and one checked luggage with size restrictions.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Connect effortlessly on FlixTrain and enjoy free WiFi, whether you're catching up on work, chatting, or simply browsing.
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Keep your devices charged and ready. FlixTrain seats come equipped with power sockets and USB outlets.
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For your safety and the comfort of everyone on board, FlixBus permits you to bring one carry-on bag that should fit under the seat or in the overhead compartment. You're also allowed one checked bag, but make sure you can load and unload it by yourself and store it in the overhead space or under your seat. Kindly ensure your luggage isn't bulky or poses a risk to others. Remember, it's up to you to keep track of your belongings during the trip.
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FlixTrain prioritizes comfort for all. Passengers with mobility concerns can book designated seats and utilize complimentary transportation for foldable wheelchairs and mobility aids. Reach out to FlixTrain for any assistance required.
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While FlixTrain doesn't offer onboard catering, you're welcome to bring along your own snacks and beverages.
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With FlixTrain, you can pack an extra piece of luggage, but it's a good idea to book early since train space is limited. Got sports equipment or a big musical instrument? They're welcome too, though an extra fee might apply. If you're cycling around, you can park your bike in specific areas for just 9 Euro, but ensure it's standard-sized and free of extra attachments. Remember to reserve a spot for your bike early, as space fills up fast
Services on board FlixBus and FlixTrain from Dresden to Bochum
Compare services on board when travelling from Dresden to Bochum by bus.
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air_con Air conditioning check check
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accessibility Accessibility cross check
bicycle Bicycle cross check
sleeper_couchette Sleeper cross check

Dresden to Bochum CO2 Emissions by Bus


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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Dresden to Bochum?
A bus ticket from Dresden to Bochum is $38.21. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $20.22.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Dresden to Bochum?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Dresden to Bochum is $20.22. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Dresden and Bochum by bus?
Dresden to Bochum is 283.74 mi.
How long does the bus between Dresden and Bochum take?
Dresden to Bochum is on average 8 hr 29 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 7 hr 20 min.
Which companies operate from Dresden to Bochum?
The bus journey from Dresden to Bochum is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus, FlixBus CZ s.r.o., FlixTrain and FlixBus DACH GmbH.
How many bus connections per day go from Dresden to Bochum?
Dresden to Bochum has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Dresden to Bochum leave?
The earliest bus from Dresden to Bochum departs at 6:10 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Dresden to Bochum depart?
The latest bus from Dresden to Bochum departs at 10:40 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Dresden to Bochum in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $20.22 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Dresden to Bochum?
There are on average 4 direct connection(s) from Dresden to go to Bochum.
What's the fastest journey time between Dresden to Bochum by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Dresden and Bochum is 7 hr 20 min.
Is there a direct bus from Dresden to Bochum?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Dresden and Bochum.
What are the CO2 emissions for Dresden to Bochum by bus?
The bus journey from Dresden to Bochum creates 34.25kg of CO2 emissions.

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