There are 12 ways to get from Chemnitz to Rome by bus, plane, train, night train or car

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Bus to Dresden, fly to Rome  •  8h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Dresden, Dresden central station
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Rome (FCO) DRS - FCO

102€ - 459€

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Bus  •  24h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 021 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Rome, Largo Mazzoni RegioJet

53€ - 76€

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Train, train to Leipzig, fly to Rome  •  9h 11m

  1. Take the train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Riesa to Leipzig Hbf
  3. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Rome (FCO) LEJ - FCO

Train, train to Berlin Tegel, fly to Rome  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Elsterwerda, Bahnhof
  2. Take the train from Elsterwerda to Berlin Hbf
  3. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Rome (FCO) TXL - FCO

Train, train to Berlin Schoenefeld, fly to Rome Ciampino  •  8h 23m

  1. Take the train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Elsterwerda, Bahnhof
  2. Take the train from Elsterwerda to Berlin-Schoenefeld Flughafen
  3. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) SXF - CIA

Bus, train to Prague, fly to Rome  •  9h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Dresden, Dresden central station
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
  3. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Rome (FCO) PRG - FCO

88€ - 322€

Bus, train to Prague, fly to Rome Ciampino  •  9h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Dresden, Dresden central station
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
  3. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) PRG - CIA

64€ - 233€

Bus, train  •  15h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station
  2. Take the train from Bayreuth Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf R3 / ...
  3. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova Ecb
  5. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini Fa / ...

110€ - 274€

Train  •  17h 48m

  1. Take the train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Riesa to Erfurt Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Rosenheim Ice
  4. Take the train from Rosenheim to Verona Porta Nuova Ecb
  5. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini Fa / ...

Bus via Munich  •  19h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Munich, Munich central bus station N1304 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station 531

61€ - 80€

Bus, train, night train  •  20h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Chemnitz to Regensburg, Regensburg central station 121
  2. Take the train from Regensburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Re / ...
  3. Take the night train from Muenchen Hbf to Roma Termini Nj

122€ - 173€

Drive  •  12h 3m

  1. Drive from Chemnitz to Rome 1309.1 km

170€ - 260€

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The cheapest way to get from Chemnitz to Rome is to bus which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 24h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Chemnitz to Rome is to bus and fly which costs 100€ - 460€ and takes 8h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chemnitz to Rome station. However, there are services departing from Chemnitz and arriving at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Chemnitz to Rome. However, there are services departing from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Roma Termini via Riesa, Erfurt Hbf, Rosenheim and Verona Porta Nuova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 48m.

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The distance between Chemnitz and Rome is 994 km. The road distance is 1309.1 km.

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The best way to get from Chemnitz to Rome without a car is to bus and train which takes 15h 8m and costs 110€ - 280€.

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It takes approximately 8h 7m to get from Chemnitz to Rome, including transfers.

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

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Chemnitz to Rome train services, operated by Meridian, BOB & BRB, depart from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof station.

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  • Distance: 994 km
  • Duration: 8h 7m

What companies run services between Chemnitz, Germany and Rome, Italy?

You can take a train from Chemnitz to Rome via Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof, Riesa, Erfurt Hbf, Rosenheim, and Verona Porta Nuova in around 17h 48m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chemnitz to Rome via Munich, Munich central bus station in around 19h 25m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dresden to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 480€
Flights from Dresden to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Flights from Leipzig to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 490€
Flights from Leipzig to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 480€
Flights from Leipzig to Rome via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 500€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 500€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 500€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Rome via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 240€
Flights from Prague to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Prague to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
20€ - 140€
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Rome Ciampino via Budapest
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
20€ - 140€
Flights from Prague to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 270€
Flights from Prague to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 250€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dresden to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
85€ - 410€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 370€
Flights from Prague to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 600€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dresden to Rome via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 430€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Rome via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 320€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 170€
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 250€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Leipzig to Rome via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
90€ - 500€
Flights from Prague to Rome via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Leipzig to Rome via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
120€ - 430€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Rome via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 240€
Train operators
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Phone
+49 8024 997171
Email
kontakt@bayerischeoberlandbahn.de
Website
meridian-bob-brb.de
Train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Riesa, Bahnhof/Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Train from Chemnitz, Hauptbahnhof to Elsterwerda, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Riesa to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Elsterwerda to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Elsterwerda to Berlin-Schoenefeld Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Riesa to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Elsterwerda to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Elsterwerda to Berlin-Schoenefeld Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bayreuth Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Regensburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Riesa to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 28€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Riesa to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Rosenheim
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Elsterwerda to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Czech Railways (ČD)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Rosenheim to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Dresden Hbf to Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
28€ - 45€
Website
Railjet
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 110€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
30€ - 50€
Base Standard
60€ - 85€
Base Premium
70€ - 110€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
27€ - 80€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
29€ - 45€
Smart Low Cost
27€ - 40€
Smart Flex
55€ - 80€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
28€ - 40€
Bus operators
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 Chemnitz to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Chemnitz to Bayreuth, Bayreuth main station
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Chemnitz to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
21€ - 26€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Chemnitz to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Chemnitz to Regensburg, Regensburg central station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Odri
Phone
+38 032 243 98 10
Email
odri.lviv@gmail.com
Website
odri-ua.com
Bus from Chemnitz to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
odri-ua.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Rome, Largo Mazzoni
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
RegioJet

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The best way to get from Chemnitz to Rome is to train which takes 17h 48m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus via Munich, which costs 60€ - 85€ and takes 19h 25m.

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There is no direct flight from Dresden Airport to Rome Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 40m and has one stopover.

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Chemnitz to Rome bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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Chemnitz to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chemnitz to Rome is 1309 km. It takes approximately 12h 3m to drive from Chemnitz to Rome.

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Swiss, KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Dresden Airport to Rome Airport.

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