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from Poznań to Leipzig

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

Our recommendation

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

07:15AMPoznan Główny4h27 11:42AMLeipzig Hbf
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11:25AMPoznan Główny5h24 04:49PMLeipzig Hbf
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09:28AMPoznan Główny4h14 01:42PMLeipzig Hbf
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03:25PMPoznan Główny4h17 07:42PMLeipzig Hbf
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11:25AMPoznan Główny4h17 03:42PMLeipzig Hbf
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Dec 6
$48Deutsche Bahn
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$33Deutsche Bahn
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Travel Information between Poznań and Leipzig

distanceDistance207 miles (334 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$25 - $48
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $25 (€21) • 6 h 3 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $48 (€40) • 4 h 53 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus or train to travel 207 miles (334 km) from Poznań to Leipzig. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 53 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $25 (€21). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Poznań to Leipzig.

Travel Tips

Travel from Poznań to Leipzig
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 Poznań to Leipzig.
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Leipzig, Germany if I’m coming from Poznań, Poland?

Travel between Poznań, Poland and Leipzig, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Poland enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Poland.

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

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

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 12/5/21. 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 Poznań to Leipzig.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Poland from Leipzig, Germany?

The restriction level for your return to Poznań, Poland from Germany is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Poznań from Leipzig restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Poland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 7 in quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Poznań, Poland?

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

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

This information about your return travel to Poland was last checked on 11/29/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Poznań from Leipzig closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Poznań to Leipzig?

There are 2 ways to get from Poznań to Leipzig: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Poznań and Leipzig?

The cheapest way to go to Leipzig from Poznań is by taking a bus, which costs on average $25 (€21).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Leipzig:

Taking a bus is about $23 (€19) less than taking a train, which costs on average $48 (€40) for this journey.

What is the fastest way to get from Poznań to Leipzig?

The fastest way from Poznań to Leipzig is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 53 min.

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 6 h 3 min   on average.

What is the distance from Poznań to Leipzig?

You should expect to travel around 207 miles (334 km) between Poznań and Leipzig.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Poznań to Leipzig?

The average frequency per day from Poznań to Leipzig is:

  • 1 train a day.

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

When traveling to Leipzig from Poznań, what are the departure and arrival points in Poznań and Leipzig?

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

  • Buses most often depart from Poznań at Poznan, Pl. Wolności and arrive in Leipzig at Leipzig, Fernbus-Terminal Hbf.
  • Trains most often depart from Poznań at Poznan Główny and arrive in Leipzig at Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Poznań to Leipzig?

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

  • Flixbus can get you to Leipzig by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Poznań to Leipzig for $25 (€21) on Omio.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn for trains to Leipzig. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Poznań to Leipzig tickets on Omio for $48 (€40).
Can I find a direct route to Leipzig from Poznań?

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

  • You can find 1 direct train per day to take to Leipzig with.

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 trip.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Poznań to Leipzig?
Many of our customers traveling from Poznań to Leipzig don't make Leipzig their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Leipzig are Berlin, Prague or Munich, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Leipzig to any of these top destinations today!
When should I book a ticket from Poznań to Leipzig online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost $25 (€21) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $48 (€40) one way.

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

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