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Travelling from Dessau to Berlin Hbf by train

Looking to travel from Dessau to Berlin Hbf by train? You've come to the right place!

On average, it takes around 20 hours 11 minutes to travel from Dessau to Berlin Hbf by train, the fastest services can get you there in as little as 15 hours 6 minutes though. You'll usually find 18 trains per day running along the 68 miles (110 km) route between these two destinations. You’ll need to make 3 changes during the journey to Berlin Hbf, as there currently aren't any direct services on this route. You'll probably be hopping onto a DB train to get to Berlin Hbf, as they are the main operators of services on this route.

Plan your trip ahead of time and book early if you want to snap up the cheapest fares. Tickets from Dessau to Berlin Hbf start from £24.20 when you book in advance, so use our Journey Planner to view the latest prices.

If you’re feeling ready to book, start looking for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information on the journey to Berlin Hbf by train, including our timetable where you can view first and last train times.

Dessau to Berlin Hbf by train

It takes an average of 20h 11m to travel from Dessau to Berlin Hbf by train, over a distance of around 68 miles (110 km). There are normally 18 trains per day travelling from Dessau to Berlin Hbf and tickets for this journey start from £24.20 when you book in advance.

First train

05:19

Last train

23:29

Departure station

Dessau

Arrival station

Berlin Hbf

Journey time

From 15h 6m

Distance

68 miles (110 km)

Frequency

18 trains per day

Changes

3 changes

Price

From £24.20

Train and bus operators

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn trains from Dessau to Berlin Hbf

You can travel from Dessau to Berlin Hbf on Deutsche Bahn trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several million passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

Cheap train tickets from Dessau to Berlin Hbf

The price of train tickets from Dessau to Berlin Hbf starts at £24.20 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Dessau to Berlin Hbf by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Dessau to Berlin Hbf? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Dessau to Berlin Hbf take?

The average journey time by train between Dessau and Berlin Hbf is 20 hours and 11 minutes, with around 18 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Dessau and Berlin Hbf by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Dessau to Berlin Hbf is 15 hours and 6 minutes.

How much does the train from Dessau to Berlin Hbf cost?

Train ticket prices from Dessau to Berlin Hbf can start from as little as £24.20 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Dessau to Berlin Hbf?

No, there are no direct train services from Dessau to Berlin Hbf. Travelling from Dessau to Berlin Hbf by train will require a minimum of 3 changes.

What time does the first train from Dessau to Berlin Hbf leave?

The first train from Dessau to Berlin Hbf leaves at 05:19. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Dessau to Berlin Hbf leave?

The last train from Dessau to Berlin Hbf leaves at 23:29. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Dessau and Berlin Hbf by train?

Trains travelling from Dessau to Berlin Hbf cover a distance of around 68 miles (110 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Berlin Hbf to Dessau.

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