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It's difficult to get from Leipzig to Birmingham without changing at least 4 times.
|Distance||611 miles (985 km)|
|Train frequency||4 a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express|
Trains from Leipzig to Birmingham cover the 611 miles (985 km) long route taking on average 11 h 14 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and arrive in Birmingham New Street.
Find the best route to Birmingham from Leipzig with Deutsche Bahn. Comparing timetables and prices and booking the most affordable trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel operators on Omio.
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 Leipzig to Birmingham. 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.
Train information from Leipzig to Birmingham with Deutsche Bahn:
Travel between Leipzig, Germany and Birmingham, United Kingdom by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 29/06/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Leipzig and Birmingham as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return train to Leipzig, Germany from Birmingham is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 29/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Leipzig from Birmingham closer to your date of departure here.
When departing from Leipzig, you have various train station options to start your route from including Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, Leipzig Hauptbahnhof and Leipzig Markt. When arriving in Birmingham, you can end your trip in train stations like Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International.
Omio customers book a train from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite to Birmingham New Street most frequently for this route.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre.
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