Southern Regnitz

The Southern Regnitz (German: Südliche Regnitz, Czech: Rokytnice) is a river of Czech Republic and Germany. Its source is near the village Hranice, Cheb District. It forms the border of Germany with the Czech Republic in the extreme northeast of Bavaria and then runs into Bavaria to join the Saale river near the city of Hof.

Southern Regnitz
Südliche Regnitz Dreiländereck.jpg
Native nameSüdliche Regnitz, Rokytnice
State (DE)Bavaria
Region (CZ)Karlovy Vary
Physical characteristics
 • location
 • coordinates
50°17′47″N 11°56′05″E / 50.2964°N 11.9347°E / 50.2964; 11.9347Coordinates: 50°17′47″N 11°56′05″E / 50.2964°N 11.9347°E / 50.2964; 11.9347
Length33.8 km (21.0 mi) [1]
Basin size115 km2 (44 sq mi) [1]
Basin features
ProgressionSaaleElbeNorth Sea

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ a b Complete table of the Bavarian Waterbody Register by the Bavarian State Office for the Environment (xls, 10.3 MB)