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from Prague to Leipzig

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

Our recommendation

To get from Prague to Leipzig on Jan 24 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:25AMPrague5h05 03:30PMLeipzig Hbf
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$281One-way
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06:25AMPrague5h05 11:30AMLeipzig Hbf
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$231One-way
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08:25AMPrague5h05 01:30PMLeipzig Hbf
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$281One-way
02:25PMPrague5h05 07:30PMLeipzig Hbf
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$281One-way
12:25PMPrague5h05 05:30PMLeipzig Hbf
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$281One-way

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Mon
Jan 24
$23Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
Tue
Jan 25
$23Deutsche Bahn
$23RACIC
Wed
Jan 26
$23Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
Jan 27
$23Deutsche Bahn
$30Flixbus
Fri
Jan 28
$23Deutsche Bahn
$23Union Ivkoni International
Sat
Jan 29
$23Deutsche Bahn
$30Flixbus
Sun
Jan 30
$23Deutsche Bahn
$19Union Ivkoni International
Mon
Jan 31
$23Deutsche Bahn
$28Flixbus
Tue
Feb 1
$23Deutsche Bahn
$23RACIC
Wed
Feb 2
$23Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
Feb 3
$23Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
Feb 4
$23Deutsche Bahn
$19Union Ivkoni International
Sat
Feb 5
$23Deutsche Bahn
$23RACIC
Sun
Feb 6
$23Deutsche Bahn
$19Union Ivkoni International
Mon
Feb 7
$23Deutsche Bahn
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Tue
Feb 8
$23Deutsche Bahn
$23RACIC
Wed
Feb 9
$23Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
Feb 10
$23Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
Feb 11
$23Deutsche Bahn
$19Union Ivkoni International
Sat
Feb 12
$23Deutsche Bahn
$35Eurolines Germany

Travel Information to Leipzig from Prague

distanceDistance124 miles (200 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$19 - $23
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $19 (€16) • 3 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $19 (€16) • 3 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesUnion Ivkoni International or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 124 miles (200 km) by bus or train from Prague to Leipzig. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $19 (€16). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Union Ivkoni International or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Prague to Leipzig.

How to get from Prague to Leipzig

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Prague to Leipzig, 52,66% 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 Prague 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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FAQs

Is international travel between Prague, Czechia and Leipzig, Germany allowed?

Travel from Prague, Czechia to Leipzig, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Leipzig from Prague restricted?

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

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

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • 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 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 1/22/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Prague to Leipzig closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Prague, Czechia from Leipzig, Germany?

The current restriction level for returning to Prague, Czechia from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Prague, Czechia from Leipzig, Germany?

Reentering Czechia is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Prague from Leipzig?

  • Negative COVID-19 test within 2 days before arrival and testing upon arrival
  • Unvaccinated travellers are required to take a PCR test between days 5 and 7 after arrival
  • Travellers vaccinated with the booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from providing a COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in Prague, Czechia regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Czechia must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/20/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Prague from Leipzig here.

How do I travel from Prague to Leipzig?

You can travel between Prague and Leipzig 2 different ways: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Prague to Leipzig?

The cheapest way to travel between Prague and Leipzig is by taking a bus with an average price of $19 (€16).

This is compared to other travel options to Leipzig:

Taking a bus is usually $4 (€3) less than taking a train to Leipzig, which costs on average $23 (€19) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Prague to Leipzig?

The quickest way to travel between Prague and Leipzig is by bus, which takes on average 3 h 35 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 3 h 56 min   of travel time.

What is the distance between Prague and Leipzig?

The Prague to Leipzig distance is around 124 miles (200 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Prague to Leipzig is:

  • 3 buses a day.

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

When traveling between Prague and Leipzig, where do I depart from Prague and where do I arrive in Leipzig?

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

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Praha, Hlavní Nádraží and arrive in Leipzig, Fernbus-Terminal Hbf.
  • Most travelers take a train from Prague, Praha, Zličín to Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Prague to Leipzig?

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

  • Union Ivkoni International can take you to Leipzig by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Union Ivkoni International from Prague to Leipzig for $19 (€16).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Leipzig by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Prague to Leipzig tickets on Omio for $23 (€19).

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Prague to Leipzig?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Prague to Leipzig often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Munich or Dresden. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Prague and Leipzig itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Leipzig and any of these top destinations today!

How early should I buy Prague to Leipzig tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost $19 (€16) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $23 (€19) one way.

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

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