How to travel from Berlin to Leipzig

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Travel Information to Leipzig from Berlin

distanceDistance92 miles (149 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$5 - $9
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $5 (€4) • 1 h 13 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $5 (€4) • 1 h 13 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a train or bus to travel 92 miles (149 km) between Berlin and Leipzig. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are FlixBus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from Berlin to Leipzig.

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from Berlin to Leipzig

How to get from Berlin to Leipzig by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
bus

The best way to travel from Berlin to Leipzig is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

FlixBus
10:15AM2h00
Berlin
12:15PMLeipzig, Hbf
$241One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
FlixTrain
01:54PM1h28
Berlin
03:22PMLeipzig
$191One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
08:28AM1h14
Berlin Hbf
09:42AMLeipzig Hbf
$391One-way
0 transfers
Other options
FlixTrain
01:41PM1h41
Berlin
03:22PMLeipzig
$191One-way
0 transfers
FlixTrain
02:04PM1h18
Berlin
03:22PMLeipzig
$191One-way
0 transfers
FlixTrain
08:04PM1h18
Berlin
09:22PMLeipzig
$191One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
10:00AM2h05
Berlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz
12:05PMLeipzig
$261One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
10:00AM2h15
Berlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz
12:15PMLeipzig, Hbf
$261One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
10:00AM2h15
Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof
12:15PMLeipzig, Hbf
$261One-way
0 transfers

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How to get from Berlin to Leipzig

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Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Berlin to Leipzig, 76,51% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Berlin to Leipzig and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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All travel companies: Train and Bus from Berlin to Leipzig

Find the best journey to Leipzig from Berlin with BlaBlaCar Bus, Deutsche Bahn and FlixBus. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most popular journey has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of travel services and makes on average about 40,000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of travel 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 Berlin to Leipzig travel.

    FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

      FAQs: Travel from Berlin to Leipzig

      FAQs: Travel 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 Berlin to Leipzig.
      FAQs

      There are 2 travel options from Berlin to Leipzig: train or bus.

      The cheapest way to go to Leipzig from Berlin is by taking a train, which costs on average $5 (€4).

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Berlin to Leipzig:

      Taking a train costs $4 (€4) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $9 (€8) for the same trip.

      Taking a train costs () less than taking a ferry, which average ticket prices of ().

      Taking a train costs () less than taking a flight, which costs on average () for the same trip.

      The fastest way to get to Leipzig from Berlin is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 13 min.

      Other travel options to Leipzig take longer:

      Bus takes 1 h 18 min on average.

      Leipzig is approximately 92 miles (149 km) away from Berlin.

      The average frequency per day from Berlin to Leipzig is:

      • 10 buses per day.
      • 12 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Leipzig from Berlin as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Berlin to Leipzig:

      • Flights mostly depart from Berlin Brandenburg Airport and arrive in Leipzig/Halle Airport.
      • Trains most often depart from Berlin at Berlin Hbf and arrive in Leipzig at Leipzig Hbf.

      Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Berlin to Leipzig:

      • You can travel by bus between Berlin and Leipzig with FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus or BlaBlaCar, and you can find FlixBus Berlin to Leipzig tickets for $9 (€8) on Omio.
      • You can go to Leipzig from Berlin by train with Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Doggiosled. You'll see cheap train tickets for $5 (€4) with FlixTrain from Berlin to Leipzig on Omio.

      Yes, there are direct routes from Berlin to Leipzig with the following travel companies:

      • You can find 7 direct buses per day to take to Leipzig with FlixBus.
      • You can check for a direct train to Leipzig with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain with 12 direct trains per day.

      Direct services to Leipzig tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

      Many of our customers who book a trip from Berlin to Leipzig often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Prague, Frankfurt am Main, Paris or Dresden. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Berlin and Leipzig itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Leipzig and any of these top destinations today!
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