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Berlin-Leipzig Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Berlin to Leipzig?

Lowest Price$21.26
Fastest Train1h 12m
Trains Per Day14
Train Lines4

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Berlin to Leipzig right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from Berlin to Leipzig?

In the last month, $32.29 was the average price of a train ticket from Berlin, BE to Leipzig, SN. This is a good price that is inexpensive compared to most train fares. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Berlin to Leipzig?

The distance between Berlin and Leipzig is approximately 93 miles, or 149 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 12 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Berlin to Leipzig are the most crowded on Friday. 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 Friday 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 Berlin at 12:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 10:00pm. 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 Berlin to Leipzig?

There are 14 scheduled trains on most days. 18 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.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Leipzig to Berlin. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Berlin to Leipzig for $19.89.

Which train should you take from Berlin to Leipzig?

There are 4 train lines with service from Berlin, Berlin to Leipzig, Saxony. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 12 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Intercity11h 29m$21.26
DB Intercity-Express41h 44m$33.07
Deutsche Bahn122h 10m$33.01
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company11h 49m$29.11

Where is the train station in Berlin?

There are two stations in Berlin where you can board the train to Leipzig:

  • Berlin Hbf (tief)
  • Train Station

Where is the train station in Leipzig?

There are more train stations and stops in Leipzig than most cities. Most trains from Berlin will stop at one (or more) of the 6 following stations in Leipzig:

  • Leipzig-Lützschena
  • Leipzig-Miltitz
  • Leipzig Miltitzer Allee
  • Leipzig-Liebertwolkwitz
  • Train Station
  • Leipzig-Knauthain

Price trends for trains from Berlin to Leipzig

Monthly average prices


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