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There are 3 ways to get from Berlin to Colditz by train, bus or car

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Train, line 619 bus  •  3h 32m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Leipzig Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Grimma Ob Bf Re
  3. Take the line 619 bus from Grimma, Bahnhof to Colditz, Sportplatz 619

2 alternative options

Bus, line 690 bus  •  6h

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Leipzig central train station 065
  2. Take the line 690 bus from Leipzig, Hauptbahnhof/Ostseite to Grimma, Bahnhof 690

Drive  •  2h 9m

  1. Drive from Berlin Hbf to Colditz 227.7 km

24€ - 40€

Berlin → Colditz
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Colditz is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Colditz is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Colditz is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

Last updated: 9 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Colditz is to drive which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 2h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Colditz is to drive which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 2h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin to Colditz. However, there are services departing from Berlin Alexanderplatz and arriving at Colditz, Sportplatz via Leipzig, Hauptbahnhof/Ostseite and Grimma, Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h.

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The distance between Berlin and Colditz is 161 km. The road distance is 227.7 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Colditz without a car is to train and line 619 bus which takes 3h 32m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 32m to get from Berlin to Colditz, including transfers.

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Berlin to Colditz bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin Alexanderplatz station.

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Berlin to Colditz bus services, operated by Regionalbus Leipzig GmbH, arrive at Grimma, Bahnhof station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Colditz is 228 km. It takes approximately 2h 9m to drive from Berlin to Colditz.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Colditz. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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  • Distance: 160.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 32m

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Colditz, Germany?

You can take a bus from Berlin to Colditz via Leipzig central train station, Leipzig, Hauptbahnhof/Ostseite, and Grimma, Bahnhof in around 6h.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Grimma Ob Bf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Bus operators
Regionalbus Leipzig GmbH
Phone
03425 898989
Website
regionalbusleipzig.de
Bus from Grimma, Bahnhof to Colditz, Sportplatz
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Regionalbus Leipzig GmbH
Bus from Leipzig, Hauptbahnhof/Ostseite to Grimma, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Regionalbus Leipzig GmbH
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin Alexanderplatz to Leipzig central train station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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