Elbe ferries

The Elbe ferries to the opposite bank 

Ferryman overtaking. Crossing the Elbe by boat is not just enjoyable, but practical too. Whether you are off for a stroll around the Elbe meadlowlands or on your way to work, you can shorten the journey to the other side with one of the 13 Elbe ferries and enjoy looking at the city and countryside.


timetable and prices Elbe ferries

Timetable

Elbe ferry prices in the Dresden, Radebeul and Meissen, Nossen, Pirna and Bad Schandau tariff zones

All tickets based on the VVO tariff are accepted on the Elbe ferries (except in Kurort Rathen, Riesa and Strehla), providing they are within the correct geographical and time limits.¬ The tickets are not tied to the specific ferry concerned, but rather you can, for example, use a Pillnitz 10-ride ticket for the crossings on the other ferries, too.

If you are only using the ferry, the following prices apply: 

Ticket Type Reduced Normal
Passengers
Single trip 1,00 €1 1,50 €
Return trip 1,50 €1 2,40 €
10-ride ticket 6,00 €1 10,00 €
Monthly pass2 11,00 €1 18,00 €
Cycle (incl. cyclist)3
Single trip 1,50 € 2,50 €
Return trip 3,00 € 3,90 €
Vehicle (incl. driver)4
Single trip 4,00 €
Single trip (Abo customer)5 2,00 €
Return trip 6,50 €
Return trip (Abo customer)5 4,00
10-ride ticket 27.00 €

1 Price applies to schoolchildren below the age of 15, , a dog, a cycle incl. cycle trailer, a pushchair or a moped / scooter up to 50 cc.
2 Entitled to also take, free of charge, a dog, a cycle incl. cycle trailer, a pushchair or a moped / scooter up to 50 cc. Offer only applies to the ferries in the Pirna and Bad Schandau tariff zones.
3 and incl. trailer; price also applies to the taking of a pushchair or a moped / scooter up to 50 cc.
4 up to 5.0 m long or horse (incl. rider)
5 Price for vehicle driver or rider who can show an Abo-monthly or annual pass or a JobTicket at the normal fare, providing it is within the correct geographical and time limits. Also applies to severely disabled people with a pass classified as “G” or “H”.

As at: 1st August 2020

Schöna – Hřensko Elbe Ferry prices

Both the Elbe-Labe ticket and the Czech Jízdenka Labe-Elbe are accepted on this Elbe ferry. Other VVO tickets are not accepted on the ferry.

If you are only using the ferry, you can simply purchase tickets on board the boat.

The prices are as follows:

Reduced1 Normal
Single trip 1.00 € 1.50 €
Single trip 30.00 Kč 40.00 Kč

1 Price applies to schoolchildren below the age of 15, a dog, a cycle and cycle trailer or a pushchair.

As at: 1st August 2020