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There are 2 ways to get from Zwickau to Pilsen by train or car

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  1. Take the train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Cheb
  2. Take the train from Cheb to Plzen-Jizni Predmesti

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Drive

  1. Drive from Zwickau to Pilsen

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The cheapest way to get from Zwickau to Pilsen is to drive which costs €26 - €40 and takes 2h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Zwickau to Pilsen is to drive which costs €26 - €40 and takes 2h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zwickau to Pilsen. However, there are services departing from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf and arriving at Plzen-Jizni Predmesti via Cheb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 57m.

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The distance between Zwickau and Pilsen is 126 km. The road distance is 226.6 km.

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The best way to get from Zwickau to Pilsen without a car is to train which takes 3h 57m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 57m to get from Zwickau to Pilsen, including transfers.

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Zwickau to Pilsen train services, operated by Die Länderbahn, depart from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf station.

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Zwickau to Pilsen train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Plzen-Jizni Predmesti station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zwickau to Pilsen is 227 km. It takes approximately 2h 27m to drive from Zwickau to Pilsen.

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  • Distance: 126 km
  • Duration: 3h 57m

What companies run services between Zwickau, Germany and Pilsen, Czech Republic?

You can take a train from Zwickau to Pilsen via Cheb in around 3h 57m.

Train operators
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Cheb
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Die Länderbahn
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Cheb to Plzen-Jizni Predmesti
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
130 Kč - 220 Kč
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
130 Kč - 160 Kč
Business
170 Kč - 210 Kč
1st Class
180 Kč - 220 Kč

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