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from London to Leipzig

You can get from London to Leipzig by train, bus or flight.

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To get from London to Leipzig on Dec 7 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:55PMLondon Heathrow Airport3h35 10:30PMLeipzig/Halle Airport
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$5351One-way
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05:55PMLondon Heathrow Airport3h35 10:30PMLeipzig/Halle Airport
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06:55AMLondon Heathrow Airport4h40 12:35PMLeipzig/Halle Airport
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01:50PMLondon Heathrow Airport7h40 10:30PMLeipzig/Halle Airport
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11:10AMLondon Heathrow Airport10h20 10:30PMLeipzig/Halle Airport
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Tue
Dec 7
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$535Lufthansa
Wed
Dec 8
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$464Lufthansa
Thu
Dec 9
$126BlaBlaCar Bus
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Fri
Dec 10
$149BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sat
Dec 11
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Sun
Dec 12
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$264Lufthansa
Mon
Dec 13
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Tue
Dec 14
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$334Lufthansa
Wed
Dec 15
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Thu
Dec 16
$179BlaBlaCar Bus
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Fri
Dec 17
$110Flixbus
$228Eurowings
Sat
Dec 18
$132BlaBlaCar Bus
$702Lufthansa
Sun
Dec 19
$114BlaBlaCar Bus
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Mon
Dec 20
$116Flixbus
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Tue
Dec 21
$84Flixbus
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Dec 22
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$141Eurowings
Thu
Dec 23
$128Flixbus
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Fri
Dec 24
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Travel Information from London to Leipzig

distanceDistance536 miles (865 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$77 - $166
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $77 (€64) • 21 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $166 (€139) • 3 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa Cityline or BlaBlaCar Bus

Take a flight or bus 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 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $77 (€64). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Lufthansa Cityline or BlaBlaCar Bus among others. Travelers can even take a direct from London to Leipzig.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Leipzig, Germany from London, United Kingdom?

International travel from London, United Kingdom to Leipzig, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from United Kingdom?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Leipzig if traveling from London?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What measures do I need to follow in Leipzig, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 12/5/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between London and Leipzig.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to London, United Kingdom from Leipzig, Germany?

The restriction level for your return to London, United Kingdom from Germany is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to London from Leipzig restricted?

Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in London from Leipzig?

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in London, United Kingdom?

You should observe these safety measures in United Kingdom as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 12/5/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to London from Leipzig closer to your date of departure here.

How do I travel from London to Leipzig?

You can travel from London to Leipzig 2 different ways: flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way to travel from London to Leipzig?

The cheapest way to go to Leipzig from London is by taking a bus, which costs on average $77 (€64).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Leipzig:

Taking a bus is usually $89 (€75) less than taking a flight to Leipzig, which costs on average $166 (€139) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from London to Leipzig?

The fastest way from London to Leipzig is by flight with an average journey time of 3 h 40 min.

There are alternative travel options to Leipzig that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 21 h 35 min   on average.

How far is it from London to Leipzig?

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from London to Leipzig?

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

  • Flights mostly depart from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Leipzig/Halle Airport.
  • Buses mostly leave from London, Hammersmith Bridge Road and tend to arrive in Leipzig, Fernbus-Terminal Hbf.
Which travel companies can take me from London to Leipzig?

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

  • Travel with Lufthansa Cityline to go to Leipzig by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Lufthansa Cityline London to Leipzig tickets on Omio for $166 (€139).
  • Travel with BlaBlaCar Bus for buses to Leipzig. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for BlaBlaCar Bus London to Leipzig tickets on Omio for $77 (€64).
What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from London to Leipzig?
Many of our customers who book a trip from London to Leipzig often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Prague or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your London and Leipzig itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Leipzig and any of these top destinations today!
When should I purchase a ticket from London to Leipzig online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from London to Leipzig, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $166 (€139) one way for this route.
  • A bus ticket is costing on average $77 (€64) one way for this route.

But we recommend booking London to Leipzig tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.