How to travel from Munich to Leipzig

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from Munich to Leipzig

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

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To get from Munich to Leipzig on Nov 28 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information from Munich to Leipzig

distanceDistance223 miles (360 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$51 - $133
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $51 (€49) • 5 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $132 (€126) • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 223 miles (360 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train between Munich and 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 bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $51 (€49). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Munich to Leipzig.

How to get from Munich to Leipzig

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Munich to Leipzig, 80,18% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Munich to Leipzig and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Munich 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 Munich to Leipzig.

You can travel between Munich and Leipzig 4 different ways: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Leipzig from Munich is by taking a bus, which costs on average $51 (€49).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Leipzig:

A bus is generally $81 (€77) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $132 (€126) from Munich to Leipzig.

A bus is generally $82 (€78) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $133 (€127) from Munich to Leipzig.

The quickest way to travel to Leipzig from Munich is by flight, which takes on average 55 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 5 h 25 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 3 h 14 min   of travel time.

The distance from Munich to Leipzig is approximately 223 miles (360 km).

The average frequency per day from Munich to Leipzig is:

  • Around 3 buses per day.
  • Around 16 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Munich and Leipzig 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 when traveling from Munich to Leipzig:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from München, ZOB and arrive in Leipzig.
  • Most travelers who purchase a plane ticket from Munich to Leipzig depart from Munich Airport to Leipzig/Halle Airport.
  • Most travelers board their train from München Hbf and arrive in Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.

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

  • You can travel from Munich to Leipzig by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $51 (€49) with Flixbus from Munich to Leipzig.
  • You can travel from Munich to Leipzig by flight with Lufthansa Cityline. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $132 (€126) with Lufthansa Cityline from Munich to Leipzig.
  • You can travel to Leipzig from Munich by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $133 (€127) with Deutsche Bahn from Munich to Leipzig.

Yes, there are direct routes from Munich to Leipzig with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 3 direct buses per day to take to Leipzig with Flixbus.
  • You'll find 12 direct trains a day to Leipzig with Deutsche Bahn.

Direct services to Leipzig 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 journey.

Omio customers who travel from Munich to Leipzig often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Prague or Dresden. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Leipzig and these popular destinations at a great price.

When planning your trip from Munich 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 on average $51 (€49) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $132 (€126) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $133 (€127) one way.

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

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