|Distance||230 miles (371 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 47 min|
|Average train ticket price||£29 (€33)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Essen to Leipzig cover the 230 miles (371 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 47 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £29, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.
For as little as £16 you can travel by train from Essen to Leipzig with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.
Travel 230 miles (371 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) between Essen and Leipzig. Check the DB train timetable for your trip from Essen to Leipzig on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Essen and Leipzig you can pay as low as £16.
Deutsche Bahn is the main operator of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.
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, toilets are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train between Essen and Leipzig:
Some of the Essen train stations to Leipzig you can start your journey from include Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen. 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 Essen Hbf and arriving in Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Essen Hbf and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Leipzig.
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