The cheapest times to fly from JAX to DRS are

  • October 1st to April 1st (except the week of December 17th)

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 JAX to DRS is late February and early March. Prices can be as high as $1854 for Sunday flights during early July, or as low as $833 for Wednesday flights around late February and early March.


When to Fly to Dresden

Flying from Jacksonville, FL (JAX) to Dresden (DRS) will usually cost between $886 to $1591 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late February and early March with an average ticket price of $948. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $1593. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $645 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1208 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JAX to DRS flight.

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

JAX to DRS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JAX to DRS flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Jacksonville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Dresden, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Jacksonville. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $149 (11%) 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 $1141. Return trip prices are from the DRS to JAX 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 JAX 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 9 hour 40 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 JAX to DRS while comparing.

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

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from DRS
  • Usually 28.85% less expensive than DRS
  • 1-layover flights available

See JAX to PRG flights

Destination alternative #2: Tegel Airport (TXL) in Berlin

  • 101 miles (163 km) away from DRS
  • Usually 4.55% less expensive than DRS
  • 1-layover flights available

See JAX to TXL flights


Flight Hacking JAX to DRS

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from JAX to DRS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Chattanooga, TN (JAX > CHA > DRS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1047
  • Average savings: $161 (13.33%)

See JAX to CHA flights

Hack #2: Munich (JAX > MUC > DRS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1130
  • Average savings: $79 (6.5%)

See JAX to MUC flights

Hack #3: Zurich (JAX > ZRH > DRS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1132
  • Average savings: $76 (6.29%)

See JAX to ZRH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, American, Delta, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dresden Airport to Jacksonville International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4829 miles or 7772 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JAX to DRS flight is about 9 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Jacksonville, FL and Dresden?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from JAX to DRS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeJAX
Origination airport nameJacksonville International Airport
CityJacksonville, FL
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeDRS
Destination airport nameDresden Airport


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