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from Leipzig to Heidelberg

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Oct 17
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Oct 18
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Travel Information between Leipzig and Heidelberg

distanceDistance209 miles (337 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$22 - $354
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $22 (€18) • 5 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $354 (€289) • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 209 miles (337 km) to Heidelberg from Leipzig. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $22 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Leipzig to Heidelberg.

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Travel from Leipzig to Heidelberg
Travel to Heidelberg 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 Heidelberg.
FAQs
How do I reach Heidelberg from Leipzig?

There are 3 travel options from Leipzig to Heidelberg: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Leipzig to Heidelberg?

The cheapest way to go to Heidelberg from Leipzig is by taking a train, which costs on average $22 (€18).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Heidelberg:

Taking a train is usually $3 (€2) less than taking a bus to Heidelberg, which costs on average $24 (€20) for the same trip.

Taking a train is usually $332 (€271) less than taking a flight to Heidelberg, which costs on average $354 (€289) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Leipzig to Heidelberg?

The fastest way to get to Heidelberg from Leipzig is by flight with an average travel time of 55 min.

Other travel options to Heidelberg can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 7 h 25 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 5 h 35 min   on average.

What is the distance between Leipzig and Heidelberg?

Heidelberg is approximately 209 miles (337 km) away from Leipzig.

How many services a day are there between Leipzig and Heidelberg?

The average frequency per day from Leipzig to Heidelberg is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Heidelberg 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 Heidelberg?

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

  • Buses from Leipzig to Heidelberg most often leave from Leipzig, Fernbus-Terminal Hbf and arrive in Heidelberg, HD Hauptbahnhof Ost.
  • Trains mostly depart from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.
Which travel companies can get me from Leipzig to Heidelberg?

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

  • Flixbus can get you to Heidelberg by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Leipzig to Heidelberg for $24 (€20) on Omio.
  • Travel with Lufthansa for flights to Heidelberg. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Lufthansa Leipzig to Heidelberg tickets on Omio for $354 (€289).
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Heidelberg by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Leipzig to Heidelberg for $22 (€18) on Omio.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Leipzig to Heidelberg?
Looking to extend your trip from Leipzig to Heidelberg? Many Omio customers who go from Leipzig to Heidelberg usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Munich. If you're looking to explore Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Munich from Heidelberg, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I book a ticket from Leipzig to Heidelberg online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $24 (€20) one way.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $354 (€289) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $22 (€18) one way on average.

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

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