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For the town in Switzerland, see Cham (Zug).

Cham is a city in Upper Palatinate in Bavaria, Germany. Its name is pronounced quite similar to the English word "calm" and not with a German "ch" sound.

Get in[edit]

By car[edit]


Chaim lies along the Bundestraße 20, 22 and 85

If you are coming from farther away, you will most likely take the Autobahn A3 (Nuremberg-Regensburg-Passau) or A93 (from the West)

By train[edit]

  • 1 Train station, Bahnhofstr. 11. Regular trains connect Cham with other parts of Germany as well as the Czech Republic. There are direct trains to/from Prague as well as regional connections to surrounding places.

Get around[edit]

Map of Cham


The old city center around the Marketplace ('Marktplatz')

  • town wall. including gates (Biertor, Grasslturm, Rundturm, Straubinger Turm)
  • old city hall.
  • St. Jakob.
  • Maria Hilf.
  • Franziskanerkirche.
  • Spitalkirche.






  • 1 Wellnesshotel Randsbergerhof, Randsbergerhofstraße 15, +49 9971 85770.



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