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Cheap train tickets from Leipzig to Karlsruhe

Showing times and prices for May 21

Cheapest

$48

Average

$57

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 Karlsruhe will cost around $ 57 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 48.

Deutsche Bahn
06:00PMLeipzig10h36 04:36AMKarlsruhe
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$481One-way
Deutsche Bahn
10:35PMLeipzig10h18 08:53AMKarlsruhe
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$541One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:55PMLeipzig6h06 03:01AMKarlsruhe
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$551One-way
Deutsche Bahn
09:55PMLeipzig5h06 03:01AMKarlsruhe
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$601One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:51PMLeipzig5h10 02:01AMKarlsruhe
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$671One-way

Train schedule from Leipzig to Karlsruhe

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Deutsche Bahn
06:00PMLeipzig10h36 04:36AMKarlsruhe
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Deutsche Bahn
08:51PMLeipzig5h10 02:01AMKarlsruhe
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Deutsche Bahn
08:55PMLeipzig6h06 03:01AMKarlsruhe
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Deutsche Bahn
09:55PMLeipzig5h06 03:01AMKarlsruhe
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Deutsche Bahn
10:35PMLeipzig10h18 08:53AMKarlsruhe
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May 21
$31Deutsche Bahn
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May 22
$67Deutsche Bahn
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Mon
May 23
$40Deutsche Bahn
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Tue
May 24
$40Deutsche Bahn
$36Flixbus
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May 25
$31Deutsche Bahn
$38Flixbus
Thu
May 26
$29Deutsche Bahn
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Fastest train times from Leipzig to Karlsruhe

Showing times and prices for May 21

Fastest Journey

5 h 6 m

Average

7 h 27 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

385 km

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

These direct trains cover the 385 km distance in an average of 7 h 27 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 6 m .

The slowest trains will take 10 h 36 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.

Deutsche Bahn
09:55PMLeipzig5h06 03:01AMKarlsruhe
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$601One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:51PMLeipzig5h10 02:01AMKarlsruhe
0 changes
$671One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:55PMLeipzig6h06 03:01AMKarlsruhe
0 changes
$551One-way
Deutsche Bahn
10:35PMLeipzig10h18 08:53AMKarlsruhe
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$541One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:00PMLeipzig10h36 04:36AMKarlsruhe
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$481One-way

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Overview: Train from Leipzig to Karlsruhe

distanceDistance238 miles (384 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 3 min
priceAverage train ticket price$40 (€36)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Leipzig to Karlsruhe cover the 238 miles (384 km) long route taking on average 5 h 3 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $40 (€36), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $29 (€26). Travelers depart most frequently from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Leipzig to Karlsruhe trains

For as little as $29 (€26) you can travel by train between Leipzig and Karlsruhe with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this 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 Leipzig to Karlsruhe train.

Leipzig to Karlsruhe train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 14 min
  • Average Price: $29
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 4 a day

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Leipzig and Karlsruhe, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

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

Travel Tips: Trains from Leipzig to Karlsruhe

Travel by train to Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe.
FAQs

How much does a cheap train from Leipzig to Karlsruhe cost?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Leipzig and Karlsruhe for as low as $29 (€26)  for the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train to Karlsruhe from Leipzig?

The Leipzig to Karlsruhe train ticket price is on average $40 (€36)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.

How many miles is it from Leipzig to Karlsruhe by train?

The distance between Leipzig and Karlsruhe by train is approximately 238 miles (384 km).

How long is the train ride to Karlsruhe from Leipzig?

The Leipzig to Karlsruhe train duration is on average 5 h 3 min, which is to be expected when traveling 238 miles (384 km) to Karlsruhe from Leipzig. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

What station does the train from Leipzig to Karlsruhe depart from? Which Karlsruhe train station do I come into from Leipzig?

There are a few train stations in Leipzig to start your route from including Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, Leipzig Hauptbahnhof and Leipzig Markt. In Karlsruhe you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Knielingen.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite   and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.

Where is the Leipzig train station located? Where is the Karlsruhe train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center of Leipzig.

The most popular arrival train station, Karlsruhe Hbf, is located 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city center of Karlsruhe.

Which train companies can take me from Leipzig to Karlsruhe?

If you're looking for trains from Leipzig to Karlsruhe, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn to get you to Karlsruhe. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Leipzig to Karlsruhe journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Can I find a direct train from Leipzig to Karlsruhe?

Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day from Leipzig to Karlsruhe. If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with Deutsche Bahn. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.

How many train services per day are there between Leipzig and Karlsruhe?

On average, there are 7 trains a day from Leipzig to Karlsruhe. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

What time is the earliest train from Leipzig to Karlsruhe? What time is the last train from Leipzig to Karlsruhe?

You can take the first train from Leipzig to Karlsruhe at 4: 33 AM. The last train from Leipzig to Karlsruhe that you can take departs at 11: 35 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Leipzig to Karlsruhe schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket from Leipzig to Karlsruhe to get the best deals?

If you book a train ticket from Leipzig to Karlsruhe within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $40 (€36) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Karlsruhe from Leipzig are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Leipzig
Karlsruhe
Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite 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 Karlsruhe.