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Karlovy Vary to Dresden by train

  • First train
    04:56
  • Last train
    22:57
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 7m
  • Distance
    108 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    10
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 39m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Karlovy Vary to Dresden by train

Fast trains from Karlovy Vary to Dresden take around 3 hours and 7 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 108 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Karlovy Vary and Dresden.

1. Are there direct trains from Karlovy Vary to Dresden?

Journeys between Karlovy Vary and Dresden usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 15 departures on the route from Karlovy Vary 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 16 departures.

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

The Karlovy Vary to Dresden train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 7 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Dresden is usually scheduled to depart Karlovy Vary around 04:56 and the last train is around 22:57. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Karlovy Vary around 05:30, and the last at 22:57.

When to book Karlovy Vary to Dresden train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 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 Karlovy Vary to Dresden by train.

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Which train companies operate between Karlovy Vary and Dresden?

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

  • Eilzug
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Express-Zug
  • Oberpfalzbahn
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • Regionalzug
  • S-Bahn
  • agilis

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.