Earth > Europe > Western Europe > Germany > Saxony > Chemnitz
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|Population:||244,934 (31 Aug 2007)|
|Major roads:||A4, A72|
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Chemnitz is a city in Saxony.
There are two probable places to get out of Chemnitz on A4 in eastward (Dresden) and westward (Jena, Weimar, Erfurt, Kassel, Frankfurt) direction.
From Chemnitz ZENTRALHALTESTELLE, take bus number 21 (CHEMNITZ CENTER) (note: this is a shopping mall - not the city centre!) to HEIDELBERGER STRASSE. There are two petrol stations where you will easily find drivers to Dresden and Leipzig. To reach this place it should not take longer than 10 minutes.
Another good spot is 'Rastanlage Auerswalder Blick' to go east or west on A4 / E 40. From the city center of Chemnitz (ZENTRALHALTESTELLE), take bus number 22 to the final stop GLÖSA and change there to bus number 63 (EBERSDORF). Get off at busstop CORINTHSTRASSE. Continue walking behind the bus on 'Schmidt-Rotluff-Straße' and 'Chemnitzer Landstraße' in eastward direction for about 20 minutes to reach the southern (eastward) Rastanlage. To reach the other side, change after 10 minutes walking on 'Schmidt-Rotluff-Straße' on 'Liebemannstraße' (north) and the tunnel underneath A4 / E40 to reach the northern (westward) Rastanlage. To reach both places it should not take longer than 45 minutes from the center of Chemnitz.