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.
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2 h 56 m
3 h 49 m
Trains per day
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.
|Distance||182 miles (293 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 56 min|
|Average train ticket price||$31 (€25)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche 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.
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 (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:
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.
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.
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