There are 4 ways to get from Chemnitz to Karlovy Vary by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station 021
  2. Take the bus from Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station to Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary 068

$16 - $27

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Bus, train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Dresden, Dresden central station 121 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Usti nad Labem hl.n. Ec
  3. Take the train from Usti nad Labem hl.n. to Karlovy Vary R

$23 - $36

Train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Riesa to Dresden Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Usti nad Labem hl.n. Ec
  4. Take the train from Usti nad Labem hl.n. to Karlovy Vary R

$38 - $55

Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Chemnitz to Karlovy Vary 55.3 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chemnitz to Karlovy Vary. However, there are services departing from Chemnitz and arriving at Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary via Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Chemnitz to Karlovy Vary. However, there are services departing from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Karlovy Vary via Riesa, Dresden Hbf and Usti nad Labem hl.n.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 4 min.

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The distance between Chemnitz and Karlovy Vary is 67 km. The road distance is 88.4 km.

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The best way to get from Chemnitz to Karlovy Vary without a car is to bus which takes 5 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Chemnitz to Karlovy Vary, including transfers.

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Chemnitz to Karlovy Vary bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Chemnitz station.

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Chemnitz to Karlovy Vary train services, operated by Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn, depart from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Chemnitz to Karlovy Vary is to bus which takes 5 h and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 4 min.

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Chemnitz to Karlovy Vary bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary station.

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Chemnitz to Karlovy Vary train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Karlovy Vary station.

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Map of how to get from Chemnitz to Karlovy Vary.
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  • Distance: 42 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between Chemnitz, Germany and Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic?

You can take a bus from Chemnitz to Karlovy Vary via Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station in around 5 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chemnitz to Karlovy Vary via Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof, Riesa, Dresden Hbf, and Usti nad Labem hl.n. in around 7 h 4 min.

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 Dresden Hbf to Usti nad Labem hl.n.
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
bahn.de
Train from Riesa to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Usti nad Labem hl.n. to Karlovy Vary
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
cd.cz
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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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 Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station to Karlovy Vary, Karlovy Vary
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
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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Yes, the driving distance between Chemnitz to Karlovy Vary is 88 km. It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to drive from Chemnitz to Karlovy Vary.

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