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By car

By rail

Autobahns in Saxony A 4: Aachen – Cologne, interrupted once, continued in Bad Hersfeld via Erfurt – Weimar – Chemnitz – Dresden – Goerlitz A 13: Berlin – Dresden A 14: Magdeburg – Halle – Leipzig and from Nossen further along the A 4 to Dresden A 38: Goettingen – Leipzig A 72: Hof – Chemnitz

There is an ICE connection between Dresden and Leipzig. IC or ICE connections are available from many larger stations in Germany. EC trains go between Dresden and Vienna, and between Dresden and Zurich there is a CNL (CityNightLine) connection.

Driving times in Saxony Dresden – Leipzig: Dresden – Berlin: Dresden – Prague: Dresden – Munich: Dresden – Hamburg: Dresden – Frankfurt (M): Dresden – Cologne: Dresden – Vienna: Dresden – Zurich: Dresden – Warsaw:

1 h 15 min 2h 2h 4 h 30 min 4 h 50 min 4 h 30 min 5 h 30 min 5h 7 h 15 min 8h

By plane The Dresden and Leipzig/Halle airports are wellconnected to the largest inner-German airports of Berlin, Frankfurt, Munich and Duesseldorf. There are regular connections to other inner-German airports, too. Flight times do not take longer than one hour in any case. There are also direct flights to Vienna and Zurich.


How to get to Saxony

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By public transport Saxony has a well-developed local public transport network. All public transport providers offer day tickets for individuals or groups. Verkehrsverbund Oberelbe (VVO) Dresden – Meissen – Saxon Switzerland – Eastern Ore Mountains

enspass. www.feri andrl schloesse e sachsen.d

Mitteldeutscher Verkehrsverbund (MDV) Leipzig – Halle Verkehrsverbund Mittelsachsen (VMS) Chemnitz – Central Ore Mountains Zweckverband Verkehrsverbund OberlausitzNiederschlesien (ZVON) Bautzen – Goerlitz Verkehrsverbund Vogtland (VVV) Plauen - Vogtland Traveling times by public transport in Saxony Dresden – Leipzig: 1 h 15 min Dresden – Chemnitz: 1h Dresden – Görlitz: 1 h 15 min Dresden – Meissen: 45 min Dresden – Saxon Switzerland: 30 – 45 min

For further information and current advice as well as ticket prices and opening hours please go to /schloesserland.sachsen /Schloesserland

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