There are 9 ways to get from Chemnitz to Black Forest by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, train via Nürnberg Hbf  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station 021
  2. Take the train from Bayreuth Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Rottweil Re / ...

$166 - $265

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Bus  •  10 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Freiburg 021

$127 - $180

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Bus, train  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Karlsruhe 021
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to St Georgen(Schwarzw) Ic / ...

$139 - $193

Drive  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Chemnitz to Black Forest 356.7 miles

$75 - $110

Bus to Dresden, fly to Stuttgart, train  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Dresden, Dresden central station
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Stuttgart (STR) DRS - STR
  3. Take the train from Böblingen to Rottweil

$161 - $361

Bus to Dresden, fly to Basel, train  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Dresden, Dresden central station
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Basel (BSL) DRS - BSL
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf

$176 - $444

Train, train to Leipzig, fly to Stuttgart  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Riesa to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
  3. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Stuttgart (STR) LEJ - STR
  4. Take the train from Böblingen to Rottweil

$175 - $336

Bus to Dresden, fly to Zurich, train  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Dresden, Dresden central station
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Zurich (ZRH) DRS - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Singen
  4. Take the train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to St Georgen(Schwarzw)

$214 - $458

Train, train to Leipzig, fly to Zurich  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Riesa to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
  3. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Zurich (ZRH) LEJ - ZRH
  4. Take the train from Zürich HB to Singen
  5. Take the train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to St Georgen(Schwarzw)

$253 - $483

Questions & Answers

The distance between Chemnitz and Black Forest is 462 km. The road distance is 570.7 km.

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The best way to get from Chemnitz to Black Forest without a car is to bus and train which takes 9 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 16 min to get from Chemnitz to Black Forest, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dresden Airport to Stuttgart Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chemnitz to Black Forest is 571 km. It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to drive from Chemnitz to Black Forest.

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Eurowings and Lufthansa offer flights from Dresden Airport to Stuttgart Airport.

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There are 768+ hotels available in Black Forest. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chemnitz to Black Forest.
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  • Distance: 289 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 16 min

What companies run services between Chemnitz, Germany and Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany?

FlixBus operates a bus from Chemnitz to Black Forest once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 9 h 40 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dresden to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Dresden to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Dresden to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Leipzig to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $370
Flights from Leipzig to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $370
Flights from Dresden to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Dresden to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Dresden to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Dresden to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Leipzig to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Leipzig to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Leipzig to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Leipzig to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dresden to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Leipzig to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Dresden to Zurich via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Dresden to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Leipzig to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dresden to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Leipzig to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Dresden to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bayreuth Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Rottweil
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to St Georgen(Schwarzw)
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Böblingen to Rottweil
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Basel SBB to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Riesa to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to St Georgen(Schwarzw)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Singen
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Phone
0341 231898288
Email
info@mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Chemnitz to Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Chemnitz to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Chemnitz to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Chemnitz to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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