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There are 13 daily trains from Leipzig to Chemnitz. Traveling by train from Leipzig to Chemnitz usually takes around 2 hours and 15 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in one hour and 35 minutes.
|Distance||43 mi (69 km)|
|Fastest train||1h 35m|
|Most frequent service||Deutsche Bahn|
Which train should you take from Leipzig to Chemnitz?
There are 3 train lines with service from Leipzig, Saxony to Chemnitz, Saxony. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 11 trains each day.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Deutsche Bahn||11||2h 17m||£17.62|
|Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company||2||2h 24m||£17.39|
|Non-federally owned railway company||2||1h 50m||£14.00|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Leipzig to Chemnitz 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.
Can you take a train all the way from Leipzig to Chemnitz?
How long is the train journey from Leipzig to Chemnitz?
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Leipzig to Chemnitz 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 Leipzig at 00:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 23:00. 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 Leipzig to Chemnitz?
There are 13 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
Where is the train station in Leipzig?
Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 6 stops and stations in Leipzig where you can board the train.
Train stations in Leipzig:
Leipzig Miltitzer Allee
Where is the train station in Chemnitz?
Chemnitz receives travelers from Leipzig at its two active train stations.
Train stations in Chemnitz:
Train Station (Bahnhofstraße)
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