How to travel from Schaffhausen to Leipzig

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Travel Information to Leipzig from Schaffhausen

distanceDistance301 miles (486 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$26 - $440
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $26 (€24) • 6 h 54 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $26 (€24) • 6 h 54 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 301 miles (486 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train from Schaffhausen to Leipzig. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 6 h 54 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $26 (€24). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Schaffhausen to Leipzig.

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FAQs

Travel from Schaffhausen, Switzerland to Leipzig, Germany is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Leipzig from Schaffhausen restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

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

  • There are no current restrictions

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 8/8/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Schaffhausen to Leipzig closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to Schaffhausen, Switzerland from Germany is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Schaffhausen, Switzerland from Leipzig, Germany?

Reentering Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Schaffhausen, Switzerland regarding COVID-19?

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

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 8/3/22. 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 Schaffhausen from Leipzig here.

There are 4 ways to get from Schaffhausen to Leipzig: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Schaffhausen to Leipzig is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $26 (€24) compared to other travel options to Leipzig:

A train is generally $50 (€46) less than a bus for the same route. Taking a bus costs on average $76 (€70) from Schaffhausen to Leipzig.

A train is $414 (€381) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Schaffhausen to Leipzig costing on average $440 (€405).

The fastest way from Schaffhausen to Leipzig is by train with an average journey time of 6 h 54 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Leipzig by bus can take on average 13 h 15 min.

In comparison, getting to Leipzig by flight can take on average 0 h 0 min.

You should expect to travel around 301 miles (486 km) between Schaffhausen and Leipzig.

The average frequency per day from Schaffhausen to Leipzig is:

  • Around 6 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Schaffhausen, Landhaus to Leipzig.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Schaffhausen and arrive in Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Schaffhausen 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 Schaffhausen to Leipzig for $76 (€70) on Omio.
  • Lufthansa Cityline can get you to Leipzig by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Lufthansa Cityline from Schaffhausen to Leipzig for $440 (€405) on Omio.
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Leipzig by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Schaffhausen to Leipzig for $26 (€24) on Omio.
Many of our customers traveling from Schaffhausen 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 planning your trip from Schaffhausen 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 $76 (€70) one way.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $440 (€405) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $26 (€24) one way.

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

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