Munich to Dresden by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:02
  • Last train
    00:04
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 40m

Travelling from Munich to Dresden by train

Fast trains from Munich to Dresden take around 4 hours and 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 359 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Munich and Dresden.

Are there direct trains from Munich to Dresden?

Journeys between Munich and Dresden usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 46 departures on the route from Munich to Dresden every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 48 departures.

How long is the train journey from Munich to Dresden?

The Munich to Dresden train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Munich to Dresden train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Dresden is usually scheduled to depart Munich around 04:02 and the last train is around 00:08. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Munich around 04:55, and the last at 00:04.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Munich to Dresden train tickets?

Trains in Germany usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Munich to Dresden by train.

Which train companies operate between Munich and Dresden?

More than one train company operates on the route from Munich to Dresden, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Alex
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn
  • Vogtlandbahn

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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