The cheapest trains from Vienna to Leipzig

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Cheapest

$56

Average

$142

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 Vienna to Leipzig will cost around $ 142 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 56.

Cheapest
01:10PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)8h40 09:50PMLeipzig Hbf
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$561One-way
11:27PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h43 09:10AMLeipzig Hbf
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$741One-way
07:10AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h11 04:21PMLeipzig Hbf
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$741One-way
11:27PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h43 09:10AMLeipzig Hbf
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$811One-way
05:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)12h06 05:21AMLeipzig Hbf
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$871One-way

Timetable Vienna to Leipzig

Showing trains for tomorrow, Mon, Sep 27
12:20AMVienna Westbahnhof12h50 01:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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05:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)7h40 01:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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06:50AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)7h20 02:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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06:50AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)7h20 02:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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07:10AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h11 04:21PMLeipzig Hbf
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07:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)7h40 03:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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07:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)7h40 03:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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09:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h55 04:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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09:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h55 04:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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10:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h55 05:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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11:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h55 06:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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11:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h55 06:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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11:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)7h40 07:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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11:30AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)7h40 07:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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01:10PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)8h40 09:50PMLeipzig Hbf
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01:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h55 08:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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01:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h55 08:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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01:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)7h40 09:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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01:30PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)7h40 09:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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02:10PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h40 11:50PMLeipzig Hbf
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03:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h55 10:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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03:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h55 10:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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05:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)12h06 05:21AMLeipzig Hbf
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05:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)12h06 05:21AMLeipzig Hbf
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07:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h23 05:38AMLeipzig Hbf
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11:27PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)10h43 10:10AMLeipzig Hbf
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11:27PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h43 09:10AMLeipzig Hbf
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11:27PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h43 09:10AMLeipzig Hbf
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Sun
Sep 26
$68FlixTrain
$50Flixbus
$635Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Sep 27
$56Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$565Austrian Airlines
Tue
Sep 28
$47Deutsche Bahn
$38Union Ivkoni International
$635Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
Sep 29
$47Deutsche Bahn with connection
$36Flixbus
$155Eurowings
Thu
Sep 30
$47Deutsche Bahn
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$375Austrian Airlines
Fri
Oct 1
$47Deutsche Bahn
$50Flixbus
$155Eurowings
Sat
Oct 2
$47Deutsche Bahn with connection
$45Flixbus
$434Austrian Airlines
Sun
Oct 3
$47Deutsche Bahn
$47Flixbus
$375Austrian Airlines
Mon
Oct 4
$37Deutsche Bahn with connection
$42Flixbus
$269Austrian Airlines
Tue
Oct 5
$47Deutsche Bahn
$38Union Ivkoni International
$323Austrian Airlines
Wed
Oct 6
$47Deutsche Bahn
$38Flixbus
$155Eurowings
Thu
Oct 7
$47Deutsche Bahn
$34Flixbus
$155Eurowings
Fri
Oct 8
$47Deutsche Bahn
$40Flixbus
$155Eurowings
Sat
Oct 9
$47Deutsche Bahn
$36Flixbus
$426Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Oct 10
$37Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$375Austrian Airlines
Mon
Oct 11
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$34Flixbus
$269Austrian Airlines
Tue
Oct 12
$47Deutsche Bahn
$30Flixbus
$269Austrian Airlines
Wed
Oct 13
$35Deutsche Bahn with connection
$28Flixbus
$155Eurowings
Thu
Oct 14
$47Deutsche Bahn
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$155Eurowings
Fri
Oct 15
$50Deutsche Bahn
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$155Eurowings
Sat
Oct 16
$47Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$426Lufthansa Cityline

The fastest trains from Vienna to Leipzig

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Fastest Journey

6 h 55 m

Average

8 h 25 m

Trains per day

28

Distance

451 km

It's difficult to get from Vienna to Leipzig without transferring at least once.

Fastest
03:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h55 10:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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$1371One-way
Fastest
01:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h55 08:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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$1121One-way
Fastest
11:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h55 06:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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$1121One-way
Fastest
03:15PMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h55 10:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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$991One-way
Fastest
09:15AMWien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)6h55 04:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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$991One-way

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Train Information to Leipzig from Vienna

distanceDistance280 miles (451 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price$51 (€41)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE

Trains from Vienna to Leipzig cover the 280 miles (451 km) long route taking on average 8 h 40 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $51 (€41), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $47 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.

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Vienna to Leipzig with Deutsche Bahn

You can travel by train from Vienna to Leipzig with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $47 (€38). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Travel 280 miles (451 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) between Vienna and Leipzig. Check the DB train schedule for your trip from Vienna to Leipzig on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Vienna and Leipzig you can pay as low as $47 (€38).

Deutsche Bahn is the main provider of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes 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.

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, bathrooms are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

When you buy your Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Vienna to Leipzig don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Vienna 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 Vienna to Leipzig.
FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Vienna, Austria and Leipzig, Germany allowed?

Travel by train between Vienna, Austria and Leipzig, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Leipzig from Vienna restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

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

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

The above information was last checked on 9/25/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Vienna and Leipzig closer to your date of departure here

Are there restrictions on returning to Austria from Germany by train?

The restriction level for your return train to Vienna, Austria from Leipzig is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Vienna from Leipzig restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the safety rules to follow in Vienna, Austria?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Vienna from Leipzig closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap trains between Vienna and Leipzig cost?
Train tickets between Vienna and Leipzig for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $47 (€38)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train to Leipzig from Vienna?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Vienna to Leipzig train price to come in at an average of $51 (€41)  one way.
What is the distance between Vienna and Leipzig by train?
The train distance from Vienna to Leipzig is around 280 miles (451 km).
How long is a train from Vienna to Leipzig on average?
On average the Vienna to Leipzig train travel time is 8 h 40 min  for the 280 miles (451 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by train from Vienna to Leipzig, which train station in Vienna do I depart from and which train station in Leipzig do I arrive in?

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

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Wien Westbahnhof, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Vienna.

The most popular arrival train station, Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Leipzig.

What train providers offer a service from Vienna to Leipzig?
If you're looking for trains from Vienna to Leipzig, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE to get you to Leipzig. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Vienna to Leipzig trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When can I take the first train from Vienna to Leipzig? When can I take the last train for the day?
You can take the first train from Vienna to Leipzig at 5: 10 AM. The last train from Vienna to Leipzig that you can take departs at 10: 20 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Vienna to Leipzig schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
When should I buy the Vienna to Leipzig train for the best deals on tickets?
If you purchase the Vienna to Leipzig train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $51 (€41). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Leipzig from Vienna. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Vienna
Leipzig
Wien Hbf
Amenities
Wien Westbahnhof
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