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Travel Information to Bern from Leipzig

distanceDistance375 miles (605 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$22 - $469
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $22 (€20) • 7 h 8 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $469 (€421) • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 375 miles (605 km) from Leipzig to Bern. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $22 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Leipzig to Bern.

Travel Tips: Travel from Leipzig to Bern

Travel to Bern 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 Bern.

What are the international travel restrictions for Switzerland due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling to Bern from Leipzig?

Travel between Leipzig, Germany and Bern, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Can travelers from Germany enter Switzerland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Bern from Leipzig?

Conditions of entry into Switzerland:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Bern, Switzerland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information was last checked on 5/9/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Bern from Leipzig.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Leipzig, Germany from Bern, Switzerland?

The current restriction level for returning to Leipzig, Germany from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Leipzig, Germany from Bern, Switzerland?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Leipzig from Bern?

  • 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)

Which rules do I need to follow in Leipzig, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 5/20/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Leipzig from Bern here.

What are the ways to get from Leipzig to Bern?

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Leipzig to Bern. You can take a bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Leipzig to Bern?

The cheapest way to get from Leipzig to Bern is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $22 (€20) compared to other travel options to Bern:

A train is $38 (€34) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Leipzig to Bern costing on average $60 (€54).

A train is generally $447 (€401) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $469 (€421) from Leipzig to Bern.

What is the fastest way to travel to Bern from Leipzig?

The quickest way to travel between Leipzig and Bern is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 35 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 14 h 40 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Bern by train can take on average 7 h 8 min.

What is the distance between Leipzig and Bern?

The Leipzig to Bern distance is around 375 miles (605 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Leipzig to Bern?

The average frequency per day from Leipzig to Bern is:

  • 2 trains per day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Leipzig to Bern?

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

  • Buses from Leipzig to Bern most often leave from Leipzig and arrive in Bern.
  • Trains mostly depart from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and arrive in Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Leipzig to Bern?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Leipzig to Bern, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can take you to Bern by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Leipzig to Bern for $60 (€54).
  • Travel with Lufthansa Cityline to go to Bern by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Lufthansa Cityline Leipzig to Bern tickets on Omio for $469 (€421).
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Bern by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Leipzig to Bern for $22 (€20) on Omio.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Leipzig to Bern?

Looking to extend your trip from Leipzig to Bern? Many Omio customers who go from Leipzig to Bern usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Zurich, Paris or Geneva. If you're looking to explore Zurich, Paris or Geneva from Bern, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When should I purchase a ticket from Leipzig to Bern online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Leipzig to Bern, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $60 (€54) one way.
  • Plane tickets cost $469 (€421) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $22 (€20) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Leipzig to Bern online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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