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 Leipzig to Frankfurt am Main will cost around $ 66 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 34.
Find all the dates and times for this journey
2 h 56 m
3 h 12 m
Trains per day
Of the 25 trains that leave Leipzig for Frankfurt am Main every day 17 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 12 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 56 m .
The slowest trains will take 5 h 41 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||3 h 3 min|
|Average train ticket price||$59 (€48)|
|Train frequency||10 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 10 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Leipzig to Frankfurt am Main cover the 182 miles (293 km) long route taking on average 3 h 3 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $22 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $59 (€48). Travelers depart most frequently from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and arrive in Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.
Travel between Leipzig and Frankfurt am Main from $22 (€18) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) trains take you from Leipzig to Frankfurt am Main in comfort. Find the DB train schedule for your trip between Leipzig and Frankfurt am Main on Omio and book cheap DB tickets online. The distance between Leipzig and Frankfurt am Main is 182 miles (293 km) by DB and prices for a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Leipzig to Frankfurt am Main start at $22 (€18).
Deutsche Bahn is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international train journeys every day. DB is well-known for its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.
Travel on different types of DB trains, including the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets from Leipzig to Frankfurt am Main and when traveling by train:
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
There are a few train stations in Leipzig to start your journey from including Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, Leipzig Hauptbahnhof and Leipzig Markt. In Frankfurt am Main you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and arrive in Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and need to travel approximately 6 mile (s) / 10 km from the train station to the city center in Frankfurt am Main.
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