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Travel Information to Leipzig from London

distanceDistance536 miles (865 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$42 - $1, 258
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $42 (€40) • 12 h 48 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $1, 258 (€1, 210) • 3 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Lufthansa

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 536 miles (865 km) to Leipzig from London. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $42 (€40). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Lufthansa among others. Travelers can even take a direct from London to Leipzig.

Travel Tips: Travel from London to Leipzig

Travel Tips: Travel to Leipzig 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 London to Leipzig.

Travel between London, United Kingdom and Leipzig, Germany is: Unrestricted.

Can travelers from United Kingdom enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

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

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 10/2/22. 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 from London to Leipzig.

Return travel to London, United Kingdom from Germany is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from Germany?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into United Kingdom from Germany?

Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in United Kingdom?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in United Kingdom to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to London, United Kingdom was last verified on 10/2/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to London from Leipzig.

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

The cheapest way to get from London to Leipzig is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $42 (€40) compared to other travel options to Leipzig:

Taking a train is about $80 (€77) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $121 (€117) for this journey.

A train is $1, 216 (€1, 170) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from London to Leipzig costing on average $1, 258 (€1, 210).

The fastest way to get to Leipzig from London is by flight with an average travel time of 3 h 20 min.

Other travel options to Leipzig can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 18 h 35 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 12 h 48 min.

Leipzig is approximately 536 miles (865 km) away from London.

The average frequency per day from London to Leipzig is:

  • 3 trains a day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from London to Leipzig:

  • Most travelers take a flight from London Heathrow Airport to Leipzig/Halle Airport.
  • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from London to Leipzig depart from London Victoria to Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.

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

  • You can travel between London and Leipzig by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $121 (€117) with Flixbus from London to Leipzig.
  • You can go to Leipzig from London by plane with Lufthansa. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $1, 258 (€1, 210) with Lufthansa from London to Leipzig on Omio.
Your trip from London to Leipzig doesn't have to end in Leipzig. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Prague or Munich. If you’d like to add Berlin, Prague or Munich to your London to Leipzig tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Leipzig today!

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $121 (€117) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $1, 258 (€1, 210) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $42 (€40) one way.

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

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