Heidelberg to Leipzig train

Cheap train tickets from Heidelberg to Leipzig

Showing times and prices for May 27

Cheapest

18

Average

34

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.

Deutsche Bahn
06:46PMHeidelberg4h42 11:28PMLeipzig
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181One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:47AMHeidelberg4h37 08:24AMLeipzig
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281One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:46PMHeidelberg4h42 10:28PMLeipzig
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401One-way
FlixTrain
06:07AMHeidelberg12h10 06:17PMLeipzig
0 transfers
401One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:55AMHeidelberg7h43 04:38PMLeipzig
0 transfers
421One-way

Train schedule from Heidelberg to Leipzig

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, May 27
Deutsche Bahn
03:47AMHeidelberg4h37 08:24AMLeipzig
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FlixTrain
06:07AMHeidelberg12h10 06:17PMLeipzig
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Deutsche Bahn
08:55AMHeidelberg7h43 04:38PMLeipzig
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Deutsche Bahn
05:46PMHeidelberg4h42 10:28PMLeipzig
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Deutsche Bahn
06:46PMHeidelberg4h42 11:28PMLeipzig
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Fastest train times from Heidelberg to Leipzig

Showing times and prices for May 27

Fastest Journey

4 h 37 m

Average

6 h 46 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

338 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Heidelberg for Leipzig every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
03:47AMHeidelberg4h37 08:24AMLeipzig
0 transfers
281One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:46PMHeidelberg4h42 11:28PMLeipzig
0 transfers
181One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:46PMHeidelberg4h42 10:28PMLeipzig
0 transfers
401One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:55AMHeidelberg7h43 04:38PMLeipzig
0 transfers
421One-way
FlixTrain
06:07AMHeidelberg12h10 06:17PMLeipzig
0 transfers
401One-way

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Overview: Train from Heidelberg to Leipzig

distanceDistance209 miles (337 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 24 min
priceAverage train ticket price$36 (€32)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Heidelberg to Leipzig cover the 209 miles (337 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 24 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $27 (€24), but the average price of train tickets is $36 (€32). Travelers depart most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf and arrive in Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.

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Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets to Leipzig from Heidelberg from $27 (€24) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

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 Heidelberg to Leipzig train.

Train information from Heidelberg to Leipzig with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 11 min
  • Average Price: $27
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 4 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Heidelberg 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 Heidelberg to Leipzig.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Heidelberg to Leipzig trains for as little as $27 (€24)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Heidelberg to Leipzig train to cost on average $36 (€32)  one way.
The Heidelberg to Leipzig train distance is approximately 209 miles (337 km).
The train time between Heidelberg and Leipzig is on average 4 h 24 min  for the 209 miles (337 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Leipzig from Heidelberg by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Heidelberg train stations to Leipzig you can start your journey from include Heidelberg Hbf, Heidelberg-Pfaffengrund/Wieblingen and Heidelberg-Altstadt. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Leipzig include Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, Leipzig Hauptbahnhof and Leipzig Markt.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf   and arriving in Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Heidelberg Hbf and need to travel around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Leipzig most often arrive at Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and need to travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from this train station to the city center.

For the best Heidelberg to Leipzig train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Heidelberg and Leipzig to compare what amenities they may offer.
On average, there are 7 trains a day from Heidelberg to Leipzig. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train departing from Heidelberg to Leipzig leaves at 4: 38 AM. The last train departing from Heidelberg to Leipzig leaves at 9: 36 PM. You can find the latest Heidelberg to Leipzig train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
You can find trains to Leipzig from Heidelberg to cost on average $36 (€32) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Heidelberg to Leipzig train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Heidelberg
Leipzig
Heidelberg Hbf is the most popular Heidelberg 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 Heidelberg for your trip to Leipzig.

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