Chemnitz in detail

Flights & getting there


The east–west A4 skirts Chemnitz, while the A72 heading south to the A9 (eg for Munich) originates nearby.

Local Transport

All trams and buses pass through the city-centre Zentralhaltestelle (central stop). Single tickets are €2.20, and a day pass is €4.40.


Chemnitz is linked by direct train to Dresden (€16, one hour) via Freiberg (€5, 30 minutes). There are also trains to Leipzig (€16, one hour) and Zwickau (€6.20, 30 minutes).