Federal Agency for Cartography and Geodesy

Geodetic Observatory Wettzell

Address

Federal Agency for Cartography and Geodesy
- Geodetic Observatory Wettzell -
Sackenrieder Straße 25
93444 Bad Kötzting
Germany

Contact

Phone: +49 9941 603-0
Fax: +49 9941 603-222

mailbox@bkg.bund.de

How to get there

By car

Motorway A3 from Frankfurt, Passau

Leave the A3 at the exit "Straubing" (106) and follow the B20 to "Cham" - in Cham take the B85 to "Miltach / Bad Kötzting" - shortly before arriving at Miltach turn left to "Bad Kötzting" - at the entrance road to Bad Kötzting turn right to "Viechtach / Wettzell" - shortly after having passed the place name sign of Wettzell turn right to "Sackenried" - follow the road for 500 m.

Motorway A92 from Munich

At the end of the motorway near "Deggendorf" follow the B11 and then the B85 in the direction "Cham / Viechtach" - after Viechtach follow the direction to "Bad Kötzting / Wettzell" - shortly before the end of the village of Wettzell turn left to "Sackenried" - then follow the road for 500 m.

Motorway A93 from Berlin, Leipzig

Leave the A93 at the exit "Schwandorf-Mitte" (33) and follow the B85 in the direction "Cham" - shortly before arriving at Miltach turn left to "Bad Kötzting" - at the entrance road to Bad Kötzting turn right to "Viechtach / Wettzell" - shortly after passing the place name sign of Wettzell turn right to "Sackenried" - follow the road for 500 m.

By rail

Arriving from Berlin, Leipzig, Frankfurt

In Nuremberg take a train to Schwandorf - change trains there for Cham - from Cham take a taxi to Wettzell (26 km). Variant: Change trains again at Cham for Bad Kötzting - at Bad Kötzting take a taxi to Wettzell (5 km).

Arriving from Munich

In Munich take a train to Passau - leave it at Plattling and change trains there for Zwiesel / Bayerisch Eisenstein - leave the train at Gotteszell and take a taxi (26 km) to Wettzell.

By plane

From Munich Airport

At Munich Airport take the bus to Freising - in Freising take a train to Plattling - change trains there for Zwiesel / Bayerisch Eisenstein - leave the train at Gotteszell and take a taxi (26 km) to Wettzell.

Printing version in DIN A4 format: Location maps Wettzell (PDF, 1MB)

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