Bamberg to Dresden by train

  • First train
    04:46
  • Last train
    22:42
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 54m
  • Distance
    237 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    15
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 57m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Bamberg to Dresden by train

Fast trains from Bamberg to Dresden take around 2 hours and 54 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 237 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bamberg and Dresden.

1. Are there direct trains from Bamberg to Dresden?

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

We usually find around 22 departures on the route from Bamberg 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 19 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Bamberg to Dresden?

The Bamberg to Dresden train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 54 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Bamberg to Dresden train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Dresden is usually scheduled to depart Bamberg around 05:04 and the last train is around 22:42. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bamberg around 04:38, and the last at 21:43.

When to book Bamberg 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 Bamberg to Dresden by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bamberg and Dresden?

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

  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • 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 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.