Lyon to Leipzig train

Cheap train tickets from Lyon to Leipzig

Showing times and prices for May 20

Cheapest

68

Average

96

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 with connection
09:04AMLyon9h06 06:10PMLeipzig
0 transfers
681One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
09:34AMLyon13h33 11:07PMLeipzig
0 transfers
971One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:04AMLyon9h06 05:10PMLeipzig
0 transfers
1231One-way

Train schedule from Lyon to Leipzig

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Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:04AMLyon9h06 05:10PMLeipzig
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
09:04AMLyon9h06 06:10PMLeipzig
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
09:34AMLyon13h33 11:07PMLeipzig
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Fastest train times from Lyon to Leipzig

Showing times and prices for May 20

Fastest Journey

9 h 6 m

Average

10 h 35 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

832 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Lyon for Leipzig every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn with connection
09:04AMLyon9h06 06:10PMLeipzig
0 transfers
681One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:04AMLyon9h06 05:10PMLeipzig
0 transfers
1231One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
09:34AMLyon13h33 11:07PMLeipzig
0 transfers
971One-way

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Overview: Train from Lyon to Leipzig

distanceDistance515 miles (831 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price$115 (€103)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Lyon to Leipzig cover the 515 miles (831 km) long trip taking on average 9 h 6 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $59 (€53), but the average price of train tickets is $115 (€103). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.

Travel Tips: Trains from Lyon 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 Lyon to Leipzig.
FAQs

Travel between Lyon, France and Leipzig, Germany by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from France?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Lyon?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Leipzig, Germany?

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 5/18/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Lyon and Leipzig as this information can change.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Leipzig to Lyon is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to France from Germany?

Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Leipzig?

What are the requirements?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Lyon, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 5/18/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Lyon from Leipzig here.

Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Lyon to Leipzig for the next 7 days starting from $59 (€53)  one way.
The Lyon to Leipzig train ticket price is on average $115 (€103)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Lyon and Leipzig by train to be approximately 515 miles (831 km).
On average the Lyon to Leipzig train time is 9 h 6 min  covering the 515 miles (831 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Lyon, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare routière. When arriving in Leipzig, you can end your journey in train stations like Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, Leipzig Hauptbahnhof and Leipzig Markt.

Omio customers book a train from Lyon Part Dieu   to Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu, which is located around 2 miles (3.3 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center.

Take the Lyon to Leipzig train with Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey from Lyon to Leipzig as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there is 1 train a day from Lyon to Leipzig. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Lyon to Leipzig at 6: 34 AM   or take the last train from Lyon to Leipzig leaving at 10: 34 AM. Look for the latest Lyon to Leipzig train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you buy train tickets from Lyon to Leipzig within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $115 (€103) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Lyon to Leipzig a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lyon
Leipzig
Lyon Part Dieu is the most popular Lyon 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 Lyon for your trip to Leipzig.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 184943635
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Wed: 05: 00 - 20: 45 | Thu - Sat: 05: 00 - 21: 45 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 45
Public transit options for Lyon Part Dieu
Metro lines: A, B, C, D
Tram lines: T4, K240, T3, K100
Bus lines: 2960, C2, C3, C6, C9
Train lines: TGV, TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER, Intercités, Eurostar, AVE
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 72401062
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Lyon-Perrache
Metro lines: A, B, C, D
Bus lines: 8, 31, 46, 49, 55, 60, 63, S1, C19, C21, C22
Tram lines: 1, 2
Train lines: TGV, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Intercités

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