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Train Information from Bielefeld to Leipzig

distanceDistance171 miles (275 km)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Bielefeld to Leipzig cover the 171 miles (275 km) long route taking on average 4 h 29 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Bielefeld Hbf and arrive in Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.

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Train between Bielefeld and Leipzig with Deutsche Bahn

Travel from Bielefeld to Leipzig on Deutsche Bahn trains with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Deutsche Bahn

Official Deutsche Bahn tickets between Bielefeld and Leipzig are available on Omio! Germany's largest rail company offers high-quality services between Bielefeld and Leipzig to cover the 171 miles (275 km) route, and Omio shows you the best deals for DB trains from Bielefeld to Leipzig on offer. Simply choose the best times and tickets (including Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares) available for you to make the journey from Bielefeld to Leipzig with DB. You can also find Deutsche Bahn’s discount cards, such as the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, and use these to purchase DB tickets on Omio.

Deutsche Bahn offers a wide range of train types with different levels of comfort, amenities on offer and time needed to travel. You'll be sure to find the perfect train type to suit your needs, such as: InterCity Express (ICE) for high-speed trains, Intercity (IC) and Eurocity (EC) for express domestic and international trains, and more local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains.

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Travel Tips

Trains from Bielefeld to Leipzig
Travel by train to Leipzig easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bielefeld to Leipzig.
How far is it from Bielefeld to Leipzig by train?
The Bielefeld to Leipzig train distance is approximately 171 miles (275 km).
What is the Bielefeld to Leipzig train travel time?
On average the Bielefeld to Leipzig train travel time is 4 h 29 min  for the 171 miles (275 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Bielefeld and arrival train station in Leipzig?

When taking the train to Leipzig from Bielefeld, you can choose to depart from train stations like Bielefeld Hbf, Bielefeld-Senne and Bielefeld Ost. Your journey can end in train stations such as Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, Leipzig Hauptbahnhof and Leipzig Markt.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bielefeld Hbf   and arrive in Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.

Where is the Bielefeld train station located? Where is the Leipzig train station located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Bielefeld Hbf and travel around 0.3 miles (455 m) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and need to travel approximately 0.6 miles (889 m) from the train station to the city center in Leipzig.

Which train companies should I travel with from Bielefeld to Leipzig?
For the best Bielefeld to Leipzig train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Bielefeld to Leipzig to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many trains are there between Bielefeld and Leipzig a day?
The average number of trains departing Bielefeld for Leipzig is 7 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Bielefeld to Leipzig? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train departing from Bielefeld to Leipzig leaves at 8: 05 AM. The last train departing from Bielefeld to Leipzig leaves at 8: 06 AM. You can find the latest Bielefeld to Leipzig train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bielefeld Hbf is the most popular Bielefeld railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bielefeld for your trip to Leipzig.