The cheapest trains from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig

Showing times and prices for Oct 21

Cheapest

$44

Average

$74

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig will cost around $ 74 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 44.

Cheapest
08:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h15 11:29PMLeipzig Hbf
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$441One-way
02:49AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h14 07:03AMLeipzig Hbf
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$581One-way
09:20PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h33 04:53AMLeipzig Hbf
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$581One-way
06:14AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h56 09:10AMLeipzig Hbf
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$591One-way
07:20PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h04 10:24PMLeipzig Hbf
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$591One-way

Timetable Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig

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02:49AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf4h14 07:03AMLeipzig Hbf
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06:14AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h56 09:10AMLeipzig Hbf
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07:02AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h08 10:10AMLeipzig Hbf
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07:16AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h08 10:24AMLeipzig Hbf
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08:14AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h56 11:10AMLeipzig Hbf
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09:02AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h08 12:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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09:20AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h04 12:24PMLeipzig Hbf
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10:14AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h56 01:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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11:02AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h08 02:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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11:20AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h04 02:24PMLeipzig Hbf
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12:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h56 03:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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01:02PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h08 04:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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01:20PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h04 04:24PMLeipzig Hbf
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02:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h56 05:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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03:02PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h08 06:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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03:21PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h03 06:24PMLeipzig Hbf
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04:13PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h57 07:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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05:02PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h08 08:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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05:21PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h03 08:24PMLeipzig Hbf
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06:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h56 09:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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07:02PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h08 10:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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07:20PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h04 10:24PMLeipzig Hbf
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08:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h15 11:29PMLeipzig Hbf
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08:34PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf9h04 05:38AMLeipzig Hbf
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09:20PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h33 04:53AMLeipzig Hbf
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09:30PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf8h08 05:38AMLeipzig Hbf
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10:22PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf7h16 05:38AMLeipzig Hbf
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Oct 22
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Oct 23
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$130Lufthansa
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Oct 25
$32Deutsche Bahn
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Oct 26
$22Deutsche Bahn
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$320Lufthansa Cityline
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Oct 28
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Oct 29
$22Deutsche Bahn
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$115Lufthansa
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Oct 30
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The fastest trains from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig

Showing times and prices for Oct 21

Fastest Journey

2 h 56 m

Average

3 h 49 m

Trains per day

27

Distance

293 km

Of the 27 trains that leave Frankfurt am Main for Leipzig every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 293 km distance in an average of 3 h 49 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 56 m .

The slowest trains will take 9 h 4 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
06:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h56 09:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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$861One-way
Fastest
08:14AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h56 11:10AMLeipzig Hbf
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$741One-way
Fastest
12:14PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h56 03:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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$861One-way
Fastest
06:14AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h56 09:10AMLeipzig Hbf
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$591One-way
Fastest
10:14AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h56 01:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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$741One-way

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Train Information to Leipzig from Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance182 miles (293 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price$31 (€25)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig cover the 182 miles (293 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 56 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $31 (€25), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $22 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arrive in Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.

Train companies

Travel with Deutsche Bahn between Frankfurt am Main and Leipzig

You can travel by train between Frankfurt am Main and Leipzig with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $22 (€18). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig train.

    When you buy your Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

    • Normal conditions apply
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Travel Tips

    Trains from Frankfurt am Main 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 Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig.
    FAQs
    How much are cheap trains to Leipzig from Frankfurt am Main?
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig trains for as little as $22 (€18)  in the next 7 days.
    How much does it cost to take a train between Frankfurt am Main and Leipzig?
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $31 (€25)  for a train ticket between Frankfurt am Main and Leipzig.
    How far is Leipzig from Frankfurt am Main by train?
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig by train to be approximately 182 miles (293 km).
    What is the Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig train travel time?
    On average the Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig train travel time is 2 h 56 min  for the 182 miles (293 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    Which train station from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig do I depart from? Which Leipzig train station from Frankfurt am Main do I arrive in?

    When taking the train to Leipzig from Frankfurt am Main, you can choose to depart from train stations like Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. Your route 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 Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen   and arrive in Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.

    Where is the Frankfurt am Main train station located? Where is the Leipzig train station located?

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, is located 6 mile (s) / 10 km from the city center of Frankfurt am Main.

    The most popular arrival train station, Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Leipzig.

    Which train providers can take me to Leipzig from Frankfurt am Main?
    If you're looking for trains from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn to get you to Leipzig. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Are there any direct trains from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig?
    Yes, there are 16 direct trains from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig per day with Deutsche Bahn  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
    How many train services are there between Frankfurt am Main and Leipzig a day?
    On average, there are 16 trains a day from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    When does the first train depart from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig? When does the last train depart from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig?
    The earliest train departing from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig leaves at 5: 16 AM. The last train departing from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig leaves at 7: 20 PM. You can find the latest Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    How early should I book Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig train tickets to get the best deals?
    The price of a one way train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig is on average $31 (€25) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Frankfurt am Main
    Leipzig
    Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen is the most popular Frankfurt am Main 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 Frankfurt am Main for your trip to Leipzig.