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Journey Information

There are 4 intercity buses per day from Berlin to Leipzig. Traveling by bus from Berlin to Leipzig usually takes around 2 hours and 26 minutes, but the fastest RoadJet bus can make the trip in 2 hours and 10 minutes.

Distance93 mi (149 km)
Shortest duration2h 10m
Cheapest price$10.35
Trips per day7
Most frequent serviceBlaBlaCar Bus
Bus lines2

What bus companies travel from Berlin to Leipzig?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Berlin to Leipzig. Of these two carriers, BlaBlaCar Bus usually offers more choice, with 4 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
BlaBlaCar Bus42h 27m$12.42
RoadJet12h 10m$14.95

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Berlin to Leipzig during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus takes an average of 2 hours and 26 minutes to cover the 149 kilometers from Berlin to Leipzig. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 10 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Berlin to Leipzig for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Berlin?

The first bus leaves at 8:00am and the last bus leaves at 10:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Berlin to Leipzig, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from Berlin to Leipzig every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 7 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Berlin to Leipzig; ticket prices start at $26.57.

City Information

Berlin

Berlin is one of the most exciting destinations in Europe for all travelers. One of the most unique landmarks in Berlin is its famous Brandenburg Gate, which was built for King Frederick Wilhelm II. The Gate now represents German unity, and it is perhaps the most photogenic landmark in the capital city. Modern art enthusiasts should visit the Urban Nation Museum for Urban Contemporary Art which is Germany’s first street art museum. Opened in 2017, the museum displays works from various graffiti artists from around the world and it’s located in Schöneberg, one of the city’s edgier areas. If you’re simply looking to enjoy a stroll, the Tiergarten, which spans 519 acres from central Berlin, will offer the relaxing vibes you need.

Berlin has an expansive and vibrant food scene with a good variety. Those looking for traditional German dishes should head over to Zur letzten Instanz, which is the oldest restaurant in Berlin. For a special twist, don’t hesitate to visit the Turkish Market, which offers amazing Turkish delicacies.

The main hub for intercity bus services is the Zentraler Omnibusbahnhof Berlin. For rail services, the Berlin Hauptbahnhof is the main train station. The Berlin Brandenburg Airport, located just outside of the city’s south-eastern border, is the main air travel hub of the city.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Berlin?

Departure stations

Berlin has two bus stations with service to Leipzig.

Bus stations in Berlin:

  • Gare Centrale De Berlin

Where does the bus arrive in Leipzig?

Arrival stations

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Leipzig.

Bus stations in Leipzig:

  • Train Station

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