The cheapest trains from Berlin to Leipzig

Showing times and prices for 30 Sep

Cheapest

£20

Average

£26

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Berlin to Leipzig will cost around £ 26 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 20.

21:28Berlin Hbf1h19 22:47Leipzig Hbf
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£201One-way
22:29Berlin Hbf1h29 23:58Leipzig Hbf
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£201One-way
04:30Berlin Hbf1h12 05:42Leipzig Hbf
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£221One-way
05:28Berlin Hbf1h14 06:42Leipzig Hbf
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£221One-way
07:28Berlin Hbf1h14 08:42Leipzig Hbf
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£221One-way

Timetable Berlin to Leipzig

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04:30Berlin Hbf1h12 05:42Leipzig Hbf
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05:28Berlin Hbf1h14 06:42Leipzig Hbf
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06:30Berlin Hbf1h12 07:42Leipzig Hbf
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07:28Berlin Hbf1h14 08:42Leipzig Hbf
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07:37Berlin Hbf1h36 09:13Leipzig Hbf
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08:30Berlin Hbf1h12 09:42Leipzig Hbf
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09:28Berlin Hbf1h14 10:42Leipzig Hbf
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09:37Berlin Hbf1h36 11:13Leipzig Hbf
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10:30Berlin Hbf1h12 11:42Leipzig Hbf
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11:28Berlin Hbf1h14 12:42Leipzig Hbf
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11:37Berlin Hbf1h36 13:13Leipzig Hbf
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12:30Berlin Hbf1h12 13:42Leipzig Hbf
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13:28Berlin Hbf1h14 14:42Leipzig Hbf
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13:37Berlin Hbf1h36 15:13Leipzig Hbf
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14:30Berlin Hbf1h12 15:42Leipzig Hbf
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15:28Berlin Hbf1h14 16:42Leipzig Hbf
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15:37Berlin Hbf1h36 17:13Leipzig Hbf
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16:30Berlin Hbf1h12 17:42Leipzig Hbf
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17:28Berlin Hbf1h14 18:42Leipzig Hbf
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18:30Berlin Hbf1h12 19:42Leipzig Hbf
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19:28Berlin Hbf1h15 20:43Leipzig Hbf
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20:30Berlin Hbf1h12 21:42Leipzig Hbf
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21:28Berlin Hbf1h19 22:47Leipzig Hbf
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22:29Berlin Hbf1h29 23:58Leipzig Hbf
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Wed
29 Sep
£14FlixTrain
£6BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
30 Sep
£4FlixTrain
£6BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
1 Oct
£9FlixTrain
£4BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
2 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£4BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
3 Oct
£9FlixTrain
£4BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
4 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£4BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
5 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£4BlaBlaCar Bus
Wed
6 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£4BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
7 Oct
£4FlixTrain
£4BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
8 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£4BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
9 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£4BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
10 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£4BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
11 Oct
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£4BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
12 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£4BlaBlaCar Bus
Wed
13 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£4BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
14 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£4BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
15 Oct
£4FlixTrain
£4BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
16 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£4BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
17 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£4BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
18 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£4BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
19 Oct
£4FlixTrain
£4BlaBlaCar Bus

The fastest trains from Berlin to Leipzig

Showing times and prices for 30 Sep

Fastest Journey

1 h 12 m

Average

1 h 18 m

Trains per day

24

Distance

150 km

Of the 24 trains that leave Berlin for Leipzig every day 19 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 150 km distance in an average of 1 h 18 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 12 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 36 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

2nd Fastest
04:30Berlin Hbf1h12 05:42Leipzig Hbf
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£221One-way
2nd Fastest
10:30Berlin Hbf1h12 11:42Leipzig Hbf
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£251One-way
2nd Fastest
08:30Berlin Hbf1h12 09:42Leipzig Hbf
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£251One-way
2nd Fastest
18:30Berlin Hbf1h12 19:42Leipzig Hbf
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£321One-way
2nd Fastest
14:30Berlin Hbf1h12 15:42Leipzig Hbf
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£321One-way

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Train Information from Berlin to Leipzig

distanceDistance92 miles (149 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price£12 (€13)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or FlixTrain

Trains from Berlin to Leipzig cover the 92 miles (149 km) long route taking on average 1 h 8 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £4, but the average price of train tickets is £12. Travellers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.

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Train from Berlin to Leipzig with Deutsche Bahn

For as little as £4 you can travel by train from Berlin to Leipzig with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Berlin to Leipzig. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by Deutsche Bahn when booking your train tickets between Berlin and Leipzig due to the coronavirus:

    • Normal conditions apply
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Trains from Berlin to Leipzig: Journey Details

    The earliest train from Berlin to Leipzig leaves before 5 a.m. and the latest train leaves after 12:00 a.m., with about twenty-six trains running daily. At peak times, three trains leave inside an hourly interval, with at least one hourly departure before 9:00 a.m. and after 12:00 p.m. The main provider tat operates trains from Berlin to Leipzig is Deutsche Bahn, with a small number of services run by INSA. The majority of journeys are direct, taking approximately one hour and ten minutes. On a small number of journeys, passengers must change trains at Falkenberg, which adds about another hour to travelling time. The most expensive fares apply between 1:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m.

    Return journeys for trains from Berlin to Leipzig are also available.

    Taking the Train from Berlin

    Berlin Hauptbahnhof is located on the Europaplatz, in the centre of Berlin and is the main railway station of the city. In addition to Intercity train services, it has connections to Russia and Kazakhstan. The station is also a hub of the S-Bahn, the suburban train service. A direct S-Bahn link connects Berlin-Schoenefeld airport with the station, a journey of around thirty minutes. Parking space for cars and bicycles is positioned near the station. Car hire firms also operate in the station.

    Getting into Leipzig by Train

    Leipzig is an ancient city in the German state of Saxony. The Grunderzeit district is filled with beautiful, Baroque houses built by the city's wealthy merchants. The New City Hall was built upon the Pleissenburg castle site, where Martin Luther preached in 1519 while Johann Sebastian Bach worked as choirmaster in the St Thomas Church.

    Passengers arriving at Leipzig Central Station on Willy-Brandt-Platz can access these attractions by bus, tram, taxi or rented car. The station also serves as a hub for the Leipzig S-Bahn, on which visitors can travel to places like Dessau, site of the original Bauhaus school of art and design. One public bus runs every hour in Leipzig, after 12:00 a.m.

    Travel Tips

    Trains from Berlin to Leipzig
    Travel by train 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 Berlin to Leipzig.
    FAQs
    How much do cheap trains from Berlin to Leipzig cost?
    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Berlin and Leipzig to cost as little as £4  in the next 7 days.
    What is the cost of a train ticket from Berlin to Leipzig on average?
    If you’re looking to buy tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Berlin to Leipzig train prices are on average £12  one way.
    How far is it from Berlin to Leipzig by train?
    The distance between Berlin and Leipzig by train is approximately 92 miles (149 km).
    How long does it take from Berlin to Leipzig by train?
    On average the train from Berlin to Leipzig duration is 1 h 8 min  for the 92 miles (149 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
    When travelling by train from Berlin to Leipzig, which train station in Berlin do I depart from and which train station in Leipzig do I arrive in?

    Some of the Berlin train stations to Leipzig you can start your journey from include Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Leipzig include Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, Leipzig Hauptbahnhof and Leipzig Markt.

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Berlin Hbf   and arriving in Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.

    Where is the train station in Berlin? Where is the train station in Leipzig?

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Berlin Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

    Which train providers can take me between Berlin and Leipzig?
    For the trip from Berlin to Leipzig you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Leipzig from Berlin on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    How many trains are there between Berlin and Leipzig a day?
    On average, there are 12 trains a day from Berlin to Leipzig. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    When does the first train depart from Berlin to Leipzig? When does the last train depart from Berlin to Leipzig?
    The earliest train for this trip departs from Berlin at 05: 28. The last train leaves from Berlin at 22: 27. Check Omio for the latest train times from Berlin to Leipzig and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    When should I purchase Berlin Leipzig train tickets to score the best deals?
    The price of a one way train ticket from Berlin to Leipzig is on average £12 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between Berlin and Leipzig available a few months in advance.