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Trains Frankfurt to Dresden: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Frankfurt to Dresden?

Prices will vary when you travel from Frankfurt to Dresden. On average, though, you'll pay about $ 66.54 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $ 17.46, 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 train 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 train tickets.

Frankfurt to Dresden by train

Best price $ 17.46
Journey duration 6 h 28 min
Connections per day 155
First departure 03:21
Last departure 23:14
Distance 231.2 mi
Departure Frankfurt
Arrival Dresden
Carriers Bahn, Bahn_old, Deutsche Bahn, SBB

Ticket price Frankfurt - Dresden every day

$ 50.27
$ 64.43
$ 29.29
In 2 days
$ 65.50
$ 37.48
In 3 days
In 4 days
In 5 days
$ 28
$ 26.94
In 6 days

Route Summary by Train

Minimum price
$ 17.46
Maximum price
$ 265.74

Frankfurt - Dresden


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Cheapest tickets for

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$ 28.00

Monday, August 15th 2022
Deutsche Bahn-logo
Frankfurt(M)Ostendstraße - Dresden Hbf
8:57pm - 8:41am
Deutsche Bahn
11h 44min
3 changes
CO2: 1.07kg
By Bus

$ 26.94

Monday, August 15th 2022
Frankfurt central station - Dresden central station
12:25pm - 7:35pm
7h 10min
CO2: 13.08kg

How long does the journey from Frankfurt to Dresden take by train?

In order to get from Frankfurt to Dresden faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Frankfurt and Dresden will complete the journey in 1 h 6 min. On average, it will take you about 6 h 17 min to travel the 231.2 mi between Frankfurt and Dresden.

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

If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Frankfurt to Dresden leaving at 04:09. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 23:14.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

Which stations are used when traveling from Frankfurt to Dresden?

You will be able to leave Frankfurt by using stations such as Frankfurt (Main) Hbf, Leipzig Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Frankfurt(M)Ostendstraße, Konstablerwache, Frankfurt a.M., Frankfurt(M)Hauptwache and Frankfurt(M)Konstablerwache. These connect you to stations including Dresden Hbf and Dresden Mitte in Dresden. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Frankfurt or in Dresden, for your convenience while traveling.

How many daily journeys are there from Frankfurt to Dresden?

You will be able to travel from Frankfurt to Dresden using companies such as Bahn, Deutsche Bahn and SBB. Combined, these providers offer an average of 152 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 269 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Frankfurt to Dresden 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, 7 direct connections from Frankfurt to Dresden each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 145 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.


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