Travelling in the Ústí district (DÚK)
The Verkehrsverbund DÚK in the Ústi district is situated in the north of the Czech Republic. It borders on the Verkehrsverbund Oberelbe (VVO).
Trains in the Ústí district (DÚK)
From the Verkehrsverbund Oberelbe (VVO) you can get to destinations in the Ústí district on these trains:
- RegionalExpress RE 20: Dresden – Litoměřice
Last stop in the VVO: Schöna
- Nationalparkbahn U 28: Rumburk – Bad Schandau – Děčín
Last stop in the VVO: Sebnitz and Schöna
The Elbe-Labe ticket, the Deutsche Bahn's Saxony-Bohemia ticket and the international rail tariff apply to your entire journey from the VVO area. If you are only using the Nationalparkbahn (U 28) for your journey, you can use a ticket under the cheap Regiotariff Schluckenau-Elbe.
Ústecký Kraj (Ústí district) and the VVO offer the Elbe-Labe ticket (Jízdenka Labe-Elbe) for journeys to and from the Czech Republic. The ticket is valid all day throughout the VVO area and on most buses and trains in the Ústí district.
The Saxony-Bohemia ticket is offered by Deutsche Bahn. It is valid for one day for excursions and trips from many points in Saxony to many destinations in Northern Bohemia. Whether alone or in a group.
On the Nationalparkbahn (U 28) through Saxon and Bohemian Switzerland – the connection between Rumburk – Dolní Poustevna – Sebnitz – Bad Schandau – Děčín. The VVO tariff applies in the VVO area on this route. If you are travelling on to the Czech Republic, the Regiotariff Schluckenau-Elbe applies as well as Elbe-Labe tickets.
Buses in the Ústí district (DÚK)
Ferries in the Ústí district (DÚK)
Cruise ship (cross-border)
You will see the rocky world of Saxon Bohemian Switzerland from a very different perspective from the deck of the cruise ship. During the season the motor vessel makes the return trip from Bad Schandau, via Krippen/ Postelwitz and Schmilka, to Hrensko four times each day.
Schöna (D) – Hřensko (CZ) ferry
Both the Elbe-Labe ticket and the Czech Jízdenka Labe-Elbe are accepted on this cross-border Elbe ferry. Other VVO tickets are not accepted on the ferry.