How to travel from Leipzig to Kiel

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Travel Information from Leipzig to Kiel

distanceDistance225 miles (363 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$6 - $29
fastestFastest modeTrain • $27 (€24) • 4 h 41 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 225 miles (363 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train from Leipzig to Kiel. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Leipzig to Kiel.

Travel Tips: Travel from Leipzig to Kiel

Travel Tips: Travel to Kiel 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 Kiel.

There are 4 ways to get from Leipzig to Kiel: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Kiel from Leipzig is by taking a flight, which costs on average $6 (€5).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Kiel:

A flight is $23 (€21) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Leipzig to Kiel costing on average $29 (€26).

A flight is generally $21 (€19) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $27 (€24) from Leipzig to Kiel.

The fastest way to get to Kiel from Leipzig is by train with an average travel time of 4 h 41 min.

Other travel options to Kiel can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 7 h 30 min.

In comparison, getting to Kiel by flight can take on average 0 h 0 min.

The Leipzig to Kiel distance is around 225 miles (363 km).

The average frequency per day from Leipzig to Kiel is:

  • 9 trains per day.

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

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

  • Buses from Leipzig to Kiel most often leave from Leipzig and arrive in Kiel.
  • Trains from Leipzig to Kiel most often leave from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and arrive in Kiel Hbf.

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

  • You can go to Kiel from Leipzig by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $29 (€26) with Flixbus from Leipzig to Kiel on Omio.
  • You can travel by train from Leipzig to Kiel with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Leipzig to Kiel tickets for $27 (€24) on Omio.
Looking to extend your trip from Leipzig to Kiel? Many Omio customers who go from Leipzig to Kiel usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Hamburg, Berlin or Munich. If you're looking to explore Hamburg, Berlin or Munich from Kiel, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $29 (€26) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $6 (€5) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $27 (€24) one way.

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

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