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Leipzig-Riesa Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

There are 37 daily trains from Leipzig to Riesa. Traveling by train from Leipzig to Riesa usually takes around one hour, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance39 mi (62 km)
Fastest train1h 0m
Lowest price£12.89
Trains per day37
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines4

Which train should you take from Leipzig to Riesa?

There are 4 train lines with service from Leipzig, Saxony to Riesa, Saxony. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 19 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Eurocity10h 36m£14.99
DB Intercity80h 32m£14.99
DB Intercity-Express90h 32m£15.77
Deutsche Bahn190h 44m£12.89

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Leipzig to Riesa 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 Leipzig to Riesa?

The distance between Leipzig and Riesa is approximately 39 miles, or 62 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour, It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Riesa.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Leipzig to Riesa are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Tuesday 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 04:00 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 Riesa?

There are 37 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Leipzig to Riesa.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Riesa to Leipzig.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Leipzig?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Leipzig.

Where is the train station in Riesa?

Arrival stations

Riesa has one train station.

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