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.
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3 h 6 m
4 h 33 m
Trains per day
Of the 42 trains that leave Hamburg for Leipzig every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average train duration||3 h 26 min|
|Average train ticket price||£23 (€26)|
|Train frequency||7 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Hamburg to Leipzig cover the 183 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 26 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £23, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £11. Travellers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.
Travel from Hamburg to Leipzig from £11 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.
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 Hamburg 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.
Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Leipzig train information:
When taking a train from Hamburg, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg. When you arrive in Leipzig, your train can arrive in train stations including Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, Leipzig Hauptbahnhof and Leipzig Markt.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Hamburg Hbf to Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Hamburg Hbf and need to travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Leipzig most often arrive at Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and need to travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from this train station to the city centre.
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