How to travel from Leipzig to Freiburg im Breisgau

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Travel Information between Leipzig and Freiburg im Breisgau

distanceDistance306 miles (493 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$17 - $129
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $17 (€15) • 5 h 13 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $129 (€112) • 2 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 306 miles (493 km) by train, bus or flight between Leipzig and Freiburg im Breisgau. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are FlixBus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Leipzig to Freiburg im Breisgau.

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from Leipzig to Freiburg im Breisgau

How to get from Leipzig to Freiburg im Breisgau by train, bus or flight.

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bus

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

FlixBus
11:55AM11h55
Leipzig, Hbf
11:50PMFreiburg, ZOB
$551One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
FlixBus
11:55AM11h55
Leipzig, Hbf
11:50PMFreiburg, ZOB
$551One-way
1 transfer
Fastest
Lufthansa
06:45PM3h10
Leipzig/Halle Airport (LEJ)
09:55PMZurich Airport (ZRH)
$3311One-way
1 transfer
Other options
FlixTrain
06:41AM11h52
Leipzig Hbf
06:33PMFreiburg , Hauptbhf/ZOB
$681One-way
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn
11:33AM6h28
Leipzig Hbf
06:01PMFreiburg Hbf
$1321One-way
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn
08:48AM5h24
Leipzig Hbf
02:12PMFreiburg Hbf
$1461One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
05:55PM9h40
Leipzig, Hbf
03:35AMFreiburg, ZOB
$551One-way
1 transfer
FlixBus
12:40AM11h20
Leipzig, Hbf
12:00PMFreiburg, ZOB
$601One-way
1 transfer
FlixBus
11:15PM13h10
Leipzig, Hbf
12:25PMFreiburg, ZOB
$711One-way
1 transfer
Lufthansa Cityline
06:20AM3h25
Leipzig/Halle Airport (LEJ)
09:45AMZurich Airport (ZRH)
$3131One-way
1 transfer
Cityjet
10:35AM3h25
Leipzig/Halle Airport (LEJ)
02:00PMZurich Airport (ZRH)
$3311One-way
1 transfer
Lufthansa
09:00AM5h00
Leipzig/Halle Airport (LEJ)
02:00PMZurich Airport (ZRH)
$3311One-way
1 transfer

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Find the best route between Leipzig and Freiburg im Breisgau with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn and FlixBus! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains between Leipzig and Freiburg im Breisgau. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      FAQs: Travel from Leipzig to Freiburg im Breisgau

      FAQs: Travel to Freiburg im Breisgau 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 Freiburg im Breisgau.
      FAQs

      There are 3 options to travel between Leipzig and Freiburg im Breisgau including taking a train, bus or flight.

      The cheapest way to go to Freiburg im Breisgau from Leipzig is by taking a train, which costs on average $17 (€15).

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Leipzig to Freiburg im Breisgau:

      Taking a train costs $10 (€9) less than taking a bus, which average ticket prices of $28 (€24).

      A train is $112 (€97) less than a flight with an average ticket price of $129 (€112) from Leipzig to Freiburg im Breisgau.

      The fastest way from Leipzig to Freiburg im Breisgau is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 40 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Freiburg im Breisgau that take longer:

      Bus takes on average 9 h 40 min.

      Taking a train requires on average 5 h 13 min of travel time.

      Freiburg im Breisgau is approximately 306 miles (493 km) away from Leipzig.

      The average frequency per day from Leipzig to Freiburg im Breisgau is:

      • Around 1 bus per day.
      • 2 trains a day.

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

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Leipzig to Freiburg im Breisgau:

      • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Leipzig to Freiburg im Breisgau depart from Leipzig to Freiburg im Breisgau Train Station.
      • Most travelers catch their train from Leipzig Hbf and arrive in Freiburg im Breisgau, Hauptbhf/ZOB.

      The following travel companies offer services from Leipzig to Freiburg im Breisgau:

      • Travel with FlixBus or BlaBlaCar for buses to Freiburg im Breisgau. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for FlixBus Leipzig to Freiburg im Breisgau tickets on Omio for $28 (€24).
      • Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or České dráhy can get you to Freiburg im Breisgau by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with FlixTrain from Leipzig to Freiburg im Breisgau for $17 (€15) on Omio.

      Yes, there are direct routes from Leipzig to Freiburg im Breisgau with the following travel companies:

      • You can find 1 direct train per day to take to Freiburg im Breisgau with Deutsche Bahn or České dráhy.

      Direct services to Freiburg im Breisgau 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.

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