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Travel Information from Paris to Leipzig

distanceDistance474 miles (765 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$42 - $222
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $42 (€38) • 13 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $222 (€199) • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Travel 474 miles (765 km) by bus, flight or train from Paris to Leipzig. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $42 (€38). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Paris to Leipzig.

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FAQs

Travel from Paris, France to Leipzig, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Leipzig from Paris restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Leipzig, Germany from Paris?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Leipzig, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 5/28/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Paris to Leipzig closer to your planned date of departure here.

Return travel to Paris, France from Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering France from Germany?

Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

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

Requirements for reentering France:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required

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

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

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Paris, France was last verified on 5/28/22. 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 Paris from Leipzig.

There are 3 ways to get from Paris to Leipzig: bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Leipzig is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $42 (€38) compared to other travel options to Leipzig:

Taking a bus is about $180 (€161) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $222 (€199) for this route.

A bus is $28 (€25) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Paris to Leipzig costing on average $70 (€63).

The quickest way to travel to Leipzig from Paris is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 35 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 13 h 55 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 7 h 4 min   on average.

The distance from Paris to Leipzig is approximately 474 miles (765 km).

The average frequency per day from Paris to Leipzig is:

  • 4 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Paris and Leipzig as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) to Leipzig.
  • Most travelers take a flight from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport to Leipzig/Halle Airport.
  • Most travelers board their train from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Leipzig by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Paris to Leipzig for $42 (€38).
  • Lufthansa Cityline can get you to Leipzig by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Lufthansa Cityline from Paris to Leipzig for $222 (€199) on Omio.
  • Deutsche Bahn with connection can get you to Leipzig by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn with connection from Paris to Leipzig for $70 (€63) on Omio.
Your trip from Paris 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 Paris 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 Paris to Leipzig, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $42 (€38) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing $222 (€199) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $70 (€63) one way on average.

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

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