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There are 3 daily trains from Nuremberg to Leipzig. Traveling by train from Nuremberg to Leipzig usually takes around 2 hours and 27 minutes, but the fastest DB Intercity-Express train can make the trip in 2 hours and 4 minutes.
|Distance||142 mi (229 km)|
|Fastest train||2h 4m|
|Trains per day||11|
|Most frequent service||DB Intercity-Express|
Which train should you take from Nuremberg to Leipzig?
2 train services operate from Nuremberg, Bavaria to Leipzig, Saxony. DB Intercity-Express usually has more trains scheduled, with 2 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Nuremberg to Leipzig during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train 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, train 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 train 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 train.
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 train journey from Nuremberg to Leipzig?
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Nuremberg to Leipzig are the most crowded on Wednesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Nuremberg at 12:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 9:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Nuremberg to Leipzig?
There are 3 scheduled trains on most days. 11 of these are direct connections to Leipzig. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.
Where is the train station in Nuremberg?
There is one train station in Nuremberg.
Where is the train station in Leipzig?
Leipzig has one train station.
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