Nuremberg to Dresden by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Nuremberg to Dresden by train
Fast trains from Nuremberg to Dresden take around 3 hours and 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 259 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Nuremberg and Dresden.
1. Are there direct trains from Nuremberg to Dresden?
Journeys between Nuremberg and Dresden usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 28 departures on the route from Nuremberg to Dresden every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 27 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Nuremberg to Dresden?
The Nuremberg to Dresden train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Nuremberg to Dresden train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Dresden is usually scheduled to depart Nuremberg around 05:35 and the last train is around 22:57.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Nuremberg to Dresden train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Nuremberg to Dresden are $23.18.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $69 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $35. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Nuremberg 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 Nuremberg to Dresden by train.
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Which train companies operate between Nuremberg and Dresden?
More than one train company operates on the route from Nuremberg to Dresden, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Inter City Express
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Dresden to Nuremberg by train