French general strike from 5th December. For updates and information read here.

Dresden to Brussels by train

  • First train
    04:14
  • Last train
    23:25
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    8hr 5m
  • Distance
    659 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    37
  • Avg. journey time
    11hr 43m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Dresden to Brussels by train

Fast trains from Dresden to Brussels take around 8 hours and 5 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 659 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Dresden and Brussels.

1. Are there direct trains from Dresden to Brussels?

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

We usually find around 41 departures on the route from Dresden to Brussels 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 33 departures.

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

The Dresden to Brussels train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 5 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Brussels is usually scheduled to depart Dresden around 04:17 and the last train is around 23:25. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Dresden around 04:14, and the last at 00:48.

When to book Dresden to Brussels train tickets?

Trains for this journey 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 Dresden to Brussels by train.

Help with booking alerts

Which train companies operate between Dresden and Brussels?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalzug
  • S-Bahn
  • Thalys

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

Brussels to Dresden by train

Other journeys to Brussels View all journeys to Brussels

Buy train and bus tickets for UK and Europe - the easy way

  • Easy, fast and cheap
  • Pay in EUR, GBP or USD
  • Cheaper UK tickets with Pricehack
  • 100% human support

Subscribe to our newsletter

Subscribe to receive top tips, train news and travel inspiration straight to your inbox

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.