Saxony is not a large State and can be crossed in 2 ½ hours at most. From Dresden, any point can be reached within a maximum of 1 ½ hrs. Sightseeing within Saxony and even beyond can also easily be done by public transport. There is a dense rail and coach network, which allows access to most relevant sights. From Dresden, it takes 1 hour to reach Leipzig by train and 1.15 hours to reach Görlitz. Commuter train in 45 min can reach Meissen while the Saxon Switzerland National Park is just 45 min away. There are local, regional and the all-Saxony ticket, which make transport very affordable.