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Cheap train tickets from Leipzig to Herford

Showing times and prices for Apr 17

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Leipzig to Herford is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
11:38AM3h53
Leipzig
03:31PMHerford
$851One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Leipzig to Herford

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, April 17
Deutsche Bahn
11:38AM3h53
Leipzig
03:31PMHerford
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Leipzig to Herford

Showing times and prices for Apr 17

Fastest Journey

3 h 53 m

Average

3 h 53 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

269 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Leipzig for Herford every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
11:38AM3h53
Leipzig
03:31PMHerford
$851One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Leipzig to Herford

distanceDistance166 miles (268 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 53 min
priceAverage train ticket price$66 (€58)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Leipzig to Herford cover the 166 miles (268 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 53 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $66 (€58), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $52 (€46). Travelers depart most frequently from Leipzig Hbf and arrive in Herford.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Leipzig to Herford trains

For as little as $45 (€40) you can travel by train between Leipzig and Herford with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40,000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Herford from Leipzig. DB uses different types of trains such as 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 required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Leipzig to Herford train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 52 min
  • Cheapest Price: $45
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 5 a day

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Leipzig to Herford

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Leipzig to Herford with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to DB Lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Inter City Express (ICE)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at the restaurant
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to DB lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Intercity (IC)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to DB Lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Intercity (IC)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to DB lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Regional Express (RE)

1st class & 2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Regionalbahn (RB)

1st class & 2nd class
  • No Wi-Fi
  • Power sockets on some trains
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

FAQs: Trains from Leipzig to Herford

FAQs: Travel by train from Leipzig to Herford 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 Leipzig to Herford.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Leipzig to Herford can start from as little as $52 (€46) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Leipzig to Herford is $66 (€58); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Leipzig to Herford train time is 3 h 53 min   covering the 166 mile (268 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Leipzig to Herford leaves at 11: 33 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Leipzig to Herford leaves at 2: 42 PM.
There are 5 trains a day from Leipzig to Herford which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the route from Leipzig to Herford you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Herford from Leipzig on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

When departing from Leipzig, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Leipzig Hbf, Leipzig/Halle Airport station and Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite. When arriving in Herford, you can end your journey in train stations like Herford, Herford, Alter Markt and Herford, Bahnhof.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Leipzig Hbf, which is located around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Herford, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Leipzig to Herford is July.
You have options as you can travel from Leipzig to Herford 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Leipzig and Herford

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