The cheapest times to fly from FAT to DRS are

  • January 8th to May 13th (except the week of April 9th)
  • November 5th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from FAT to DRS is late January. Prices can be as high as $2747 for Saturday flights during mid June, or as low as $584 for Wednesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Dresden

Flying from Fresno, CA (FAT) to Dresden (DRS) will usually cost between $600 to $1901 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $718. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $1896. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1178 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1066 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FAT to DRS flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the FAT to DRS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

FAT to DRS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FAT to DRS flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Fresno. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DRS, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into FAT. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $298 (21%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1025. Return trip prices are from the DRS to FAT flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from FAT to DRS can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 19 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from FAT to DRS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ruzyne Airport (PRG) in Prague

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from DRS
  • Usually 16.70% less expensive than DRS
  • 2-layover flights available

See FAT to PRG flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FAT to DRS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, Delta, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dresden Airport to Fresno Yosemite International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5740 miles or 9238 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FAT to DRS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FAT to DRS flight is about 11 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Fresno, CA and Dresden?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from FAT to DRS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeFAT
Origination airport nameFresno Yosemite International Airport
CityFresno, CA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeDRS
Destination airport nameDresden Airport


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