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About Flights to Dresden

Summary info about Dresden flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$228

Best Round-Trip Price

$664

Fastest flight time

9h 35m

Operated By

6 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Dresden from United States in the last 72 hours is $228 (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Dresden Arpt).
The best round-trip flight price to Dresden from United States in the last 72 hours is $664 (Newark to Dresden Arpt).
The fastest flight to Dresden from United States takes 9h 35m (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Dresden Arpt).
There are 6 airlines operating flights to Dresden, including Lufthansa, Delta and KLM.

Cheapest flights to Dresden airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Dresden airports from your nearest city or airport
Los Angeles
Dresden

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Los Angeles TO Dresden

Los Angeles (LAX) to Berlin (BER)

Typically, flights to Dresden from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Los Angeles to Berlin Brandenburg, which has an average price of $741

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO DRESDEN FROM LOS ANGELESNovember33% cheaperFlying from Los Angeles to Dresden costs on average just $812 in November
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO DRESDEN FROM LOS ANGELESFebruary51% more expensiveIt costs about $1,822 for flights to Dresden from Los Angeles in February
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO DRESDEN FROM LOS ANGELESNovember500% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Dresden from Los Angeles in November than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Dresden?

Flying times to Dresden, Germany from the United States can be a relatively quick trip, by international standards, or a long haul taking you a full day, depending on where you depart from. You can get there as quickly as a half-day from major airports like New York or Chicago, but if you’re coming from cities like Seattle or Charlotte, requiring an additional connection, the trip can take you over twice that.

You’re going to have at least one layover to get to Dresden International Airport (DRS), Dresden, as there aren’t any nonstop flights from the US at this time. Some common connections will fly through Frankfurt, London, or Amsterdam. Many airlines fly to Dresden, including United, Delta, and Lufthansa. Lufthansa offers a lot of options from many US cities, including Los Angeles and Washington D.C., but the number of flights per day may be limited. If you can’t get directly to one of the major connecting cities in Europe, you’ll most likely be flying with more than one airline. With so many international flight destinations in Northern Europe, you should be able to find a good flight deal to Dresden if you do enough digging.

The best deal found on momondo in the last two weeks was a flight to Dresden from Brasilia for $14. This is 99% cheaper than most flight deals to Dresden. To find the cheapest price to Dresden from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

In general, November is the cheapest month to fly from United States to Dresden. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around $709. If you don’t want to visit Dresden in November, then you should wait until October to fly from United States, when ticket prices are also cheap, with an average price of $727.

According to our data, Sunday is the cheapest day to fly to Dresden from United States. The lowest ticket price found for a Sunday departure recently was $787. Keep in mind that prices can always vary depending on your route and whether or not you are flying domestic or international. Flights from United States to Dresden on a Wednesday will generally be more expensive and average around $1,003. Keep in mind that these prices on both days could fluctuate depending on the season and the demand.

Those flying to Dresden could potentially find better pricing at Leipzig/Halle Airport (70 mi from Dresden city center) or Berlin Brandenburg Airport (91 mi from Dresden city center) depending on the month and departure airport.

Prices vary based on where travelers are departing from, but on average, the cheapest airport to fly to in Dresden is Leipzig/Halle Airport where the average price is $886pp. Users typically find the best prices when using momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.



Dresden flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to Dresden found recently by users on momondo
Multiple Airlines
Jul 1
EWR1:40 pmNewark
23h 30m
2 stops
DRS1:10 pmDresden Arpt
Jul 14
DRS6:50 amDresden Arpt
16h 40m
2 stops
EWR11:30 pmNewark
Multiple Airlines
Jul 1
EWR1:40 pmNewark
21h 10m
3 stops
DRS10:50 amDresden Arpt
Jul 14
DRS6:50 amDresden Arpt
16h 40m
2 stops
EWR11:30 pmNewark
SWISS
Nov 1
JFK3:25 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
18h 10m
1 stop
DRS9:35 amDresden Arpt
Nov 16
DRS2:55 pmDresden Arpt
26h 15m
1 stop
JFK5:10 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Oct 18
EWR1:40 pmNewark
18h 05m
2 stops
DRS7:45 amDresden Arpt
Oct 23
DRS2:30 pmDresden Arpt
33h 00m
2 stops
EWR11:30 pmNewark
Delta
Nov 1
JFK11:00 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
17h 50m
2 stops
DRS4:50 amDresden Arpt
Nov 16
DRS9:20 amDresden Arpt
11h 10m
1 stop
JFK8:30 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
KLM
Nov 1
JFK8:57 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
19h 53m
2 stops
DRS4:50 amDresden Arpt
Nov 16
DRS9:20 amDresden Arpt
25h 08m
2 stops
JFK10:28 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Dresden

If you're looking for one-way flights from United States to Dresden, view some of our deals below.
Multiple Airlines
Aug 23
JFK7:55 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
28h 05m
2 stops
DRS12:00 amDresden Arpt
Multiple Airlines
Jul 12
JFK7:55 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
28h 05m
3 stops
DRS12:00 amDresden Arpt
Multiple Airlines
Aug 23
JFK7:55 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
28h 05m
3 stops
DRS12:00 amDresden Arpt

Which airlines fly to Dresden?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Dresden

Which airlines fly to Dresden?

Based on our data, the most popular airlines that fly to Dresden from United States are Lufthansa, United Airlines, Delta and KLM. There may also be other airline options depending on where in United States you’re flying from.

United Airlines Flights to Dresden

United Airlines operates around 19 flights into Dresden in any given week. The most common departure point for these flights was from Frankfurt am Main, with the best round-trip United Airlines deal found being $676 (San Francisco to Dresden). Users have rated United Airlines 7.4/10 in over 691 reviews on momondo.

Lufthansa Flights to Dresden

Another popular choice for flights to Dresden is Lufthansa (7.3/10, 299 reviews). Most Lufthansa flights landing in Dresden will be arriving from Munich Franz Josef Strauss, but there are 24 Lufthansa flights to Dresden from all departure points globally so prices can vary significantly. The best Lufthansa deal found on momondo this week was $605 (Boston Logan Intl to Dresden, round-trip).


Airports near Dresden

Below you will find all the airports in Dresden along with the distance from the city center

How do you get to the city center from the Dresden airport?

To get to the city center you can take the Deutsche Bahn Regional train, which travels directly from the airport to the city center about every half hour. Look for the DB signs, which may also be labeled with the final destination stop of Dresden HBF. There is also a bus service offered by the RegioJet company, which will take longer than the train and be only a little bit cheaper. Buses will pick up next to the train stop and also terminate at the city center station. Uber and Lyft don’t operate in Dresden, but ‎Taxi Deutschland is widely used in big cities in Germany, including Dresden. FreeNow (formerly MyTaxi) is another taxi app available in Germany and all over Europe.


Visa requirements for visiting Dresden

US passport holders can travel to Dresden, Germany without a visa, provided there are at least three months of validity beyond your stay and you have two blank passport pages.


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Best things to do and see in Dresden

Dresden is known for its architectural wonders, from the Royal Palace of the Saxon, home to the royal family for hundreds of years, to massive Cathedrals, to the landmark Yenidze, originally designed as a cigarette factory, but may look most similar to a mosque. You’ll want to book a walking, driving, or even a boat tour along the Elbe River to learn their stories. A popular day tour is to drive over to the Saxon Switzerland National Park, less than an hour away. The dramatic rocky landscape along the Elbe is coupled with a small spa and resort town at the west entrance to the park. There are a lot of interesting museums in Dresden, including the Royal Porcelain Collection, the Hygiene Museum, History of Math and Science Instruments, and even the Panometer Dresden, offering a unique view of different scenes of Dresden’s history in various panoramic installations. Of course, you’ll also be able to find the more typical art and history museums housed within buildings with unique histories of their own.


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