The cheapest times to fly from SEA to DRS are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • August 20th to September 30th
  • October 22nd to December 9th

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 SEA to DRS is early February. Prices can be as high as $1977 for Saturday flights during early April, or as low as $897 for Tuesday flights around early February.


When to Fly to Dresden

Flying from Seattle, WA (SEA) to Dresden (DRS) will usually cost between $903 to $1768 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early February with an average ticket price of $918. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $1766. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $848 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1270 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SEA to DRS flight.

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

SEA to DRS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SEA to DRS flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Seattle. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DRS, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into SEA. 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 $123 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1263. Return trip prices are from the DRS to SEA 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 SEA to DRS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 14 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 SEA to DRS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Tegel Airport (TXL) in Berlin

  • 101 miles (163 km) away from DRS
  • Usually 44.09% less expensive than DRS
  • 1-layover flights available

See SEA to TXL flights

Destination alternative #2: Ruzyne Airport (PRG) in Prague

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from DRS
  • Usually 29.13% less expensive than DRS
  • 1-layover flights available

See SEA to PRG flights

Destination alternative #3: Strachowice Airport (WRO) in Wroclaw

  • 135 miles (217 km) away from DRS
  • Usually 9.45% less expensive than DRS
  • 1-layover flights available

See SEA to WRO flights

Destination alternative #4: Schoenefeld Airport (SXF) in Berlin

  • 86 miles (138 km) away from DRS
  • Usually 9.37% less expensive than DRS
  • 2-layover flights available

See SEA to SXF flights


Flight Hacking SEA 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 SEA to DRS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Frankfurt (SEA > FRA > DRS)

  • Price for both tickets: $809
  • Average savings: $461 (36.3%)

See SEA to FRA flights

Hack #2: Amsterdam (SEA > AMS > DRS)

  • Price for both tickets: $893
  • Average savings: $378 (29.72%)

See SEA to AMS flights

Hack #3: Munich (SEA > MUC > DRS)

  • Price for both tickets: $909
  • Average savings: $361 (28.43%)

See SEA to MUC flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 26 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, CSA, Delta, Emirates, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dresden Airport to Seattle/Tacoma International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5144 miles or 8278 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SEA to DRS flight is about 10 hour 14 minutes.

How many flights go between Seattle, WA and Dresden?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SEA
Origination airport name Seattle/Tacoma International Airport
City Seattle, WA
Country the United States
Latitude 47.5
Longitude -122.3

Return Airport

Destination code DRS
Destination airport name Dresden Airport
City Dresden
Country Germany
Latitude 51.1
Longitude 13.8


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