You can get from Leipzig to Essen by train, bus or flight.
To get from Leipzig to Essen on Apr 01 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||230 miles (371 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$25 - $327|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $25 (€22) • 6 h 38 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $327 (€290) • 1 h 5 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn|
Take a bus, flight or train to travel 230 miles (371 km) from Leipzig to Essen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $25 (€22). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Leipzig to Essen.
There are 3 ways that you can travel to Essen from Leipzig. You can take a bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to travel to Essen from Leipzig is by taking a bus with an average price of $25 (€22).
This is compared to other travel options to Essen:
Taking a bus is about $302 (€268) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $327 (€290) for this journey.
A bus is generally $16 (€14) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $40 (€36) from Leipzig to Essen.
The fastest way to get to Essen from Leipzig is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 5 min.
Other travel options to Essen can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 6 h 38 min of travel time.
In comparison, going by train can take 5 h 20 min on average.
The distance from Leipzig to Essen is approximately 230 miles (371 km).
The average frequency per day from Leipzig to Essen is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Essen from Leipzig as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Leipzig to Essen:
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