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There are 4 ways to get from Zwickau to Königstein Fortress by bus, train or car

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Zwickau central train station to Dresden central station
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Koenigstein(Saechs Schw)

Train

  1. Take the train from Zwickau, Pölbitzer Bahnhof to Dresden Hauptbahnhof

Train via Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf

  1. Take the train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Dresden Hbf

Drive

  1. Drive from Zwickau to Königstein Fortress
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Zwickau to Königstein Fortress is to bus and train, which costs €15 - €20 and takes 3h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Zwickau to Königstein Fortress is to drive which costs €16 - €25 and takes 1h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zwickau to Königstein Fortress. However, there are services departing from Zwickau, Pölbitzer Bahnhof and arriving at Koenigstein(Saechs Schw) via Dresden Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 20m.

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The distance between Zwickau and Königstein Fortress is 112 km. The road distance is 150.3 km.

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The best way to get from Zwickau to Königstein Fortress without a car is to bus and train which takes 3h 6m and costs €15 - €20.

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It takes approximately 3h 6m to get from Zwickau to Königstein Fortress, including transfers.

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Zwickau to Königstein Fortress train services, operated by Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn, depart from Zwickau, Pölbitzer Bahnhof station.

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Zwickau to Königstein Fortress train services, operated by Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn, arrive at Dresden Hauptbahnhof station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zwickau to Königstein Fortress is 150 km. It takes approximately 1h 28m to drive from Zwickau to Königstein Fortress.

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Map of how to get from Zwickau to Königstein Fortress.
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  • Distance: 112.2 km
  • Duration: 3h 6m

What companies run services between Zwickau, Germany and Königstein Fortress, Germany?

Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn operates a train from Zwickau, Pölbitzer Bahnhof to Dresden Hauptbahnhof hourly, and the journey takes 2h 9m. Transdev also services this route hourly.

Train operators
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden Hbf to Koenigstein(Saechs Schw)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Regio AG Südost
Phone
01806 996633
Email
regio.suedost@deutschebahn.com
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Königstein Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
DB Regio AG Südost
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Phone
0341 231898288
Email
info@mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Train from Zwickau, Pölbitzer Bahnhof to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Zwickau-Poelbitz to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Transdev
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 Zwickau central train station to Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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