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Milan to Dresden by train

  • First train
    05:25
  • Last train
    00:45
  • Avg changes
    3
  • Fastest journey
    12hr 13m
  • Distance
    705 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    9
  • Avg. journey time
    20hr 24m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Milan to Dresden by train

Fast trains from Milan to Dresden take around 12 hours and 13 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 705 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Milan and Dresden.

1. Are there direct trains from Milan to Dresden?

Journeys between Milan and Dresden usually involve 3 changes of train.

We usually find around 8 departures on the route from Milan 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 10 departures.

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

The Milan to Dresden train travel time is normally about 12 hours and 13 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Dresden is usually scheduled to depart Milan around 05:25 and the last train is around 00:45. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Milan around 05:55, and the last at 00:45.

When to book Milan to Dresden train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 and a half 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 Milan to Dresden by train.

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Which train companies operate between Milan and Dresden?

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

  • EuroCity
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Eurostar Italia
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • Reggio Emilia
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • Regionale
  • S-Bahn
  • S11
  • SBB

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.