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Overview: Train from Leipzig to Manchester

distanceDistance631 miles (1017 km)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day

Trains from Leipzig to Manchester cover the 631 miles (1017 km) long journey taking on average 16 h 18 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn trains Leipzig to Manchester

Deutsche Bahn will get you to Manchester from Leipzig at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times, prices and tickets for your trip.

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 to Manchester from 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.

    When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Leipzig to Manchester, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

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

    Travel Tips: Trains from Leipzig to Manchester

    Travel by train to Manchester 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 Leipzig to Manchester.

    What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train to Manchester from Leipzig?

    Travel between Leipzig, Germany and Manchester, United Kingdom by train is: Fully open.

    What is the status of international entry into United Kingdom from Germany?

    International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

    Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Leipzig?

    Conditions of entry:

    • No COVID-19 testing required
    • No quarantine required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom?

    When travelling in United Kingdom, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

    The information above was last checked on 20/05/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Leipzig and Manchester before travelling.

    Are there restrictions on returning to Germany from United Kingdom by train?

    Return travel from United Kingdom to Germany is: Partially open.

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Leipzig from Manchester?

    Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Manchester?

    Requirements for reentering:

    • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
    • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

    What are the safety rules to follow in Leipzig, Germany?

    The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

    Last checked on 20/05/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Leipzig from Manchester.

    How many miles is it from Leipzig to Manchester by train?

    The train distance from Leipzig to Manchester is around 631 miles (1017 km).

    How long is the train journey between Leipzig and Manchester?

    The Leipzig to Manchester train duration is on average 16 h 18 min, which is to be expected when travelling 631 miles (1017 km) from Leipzig to Manchester. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

    What station does the Leipzig to Manchester train leave from? Which Manchester train station do I come into from Leipzig?

    When taking the train from Leipzig to Manchester, you can choose to depart from train stations like Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, Leipzig Hauptbahnhof and Leipzig Markt. Your route can end in train stations such as Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria.

    Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite   and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

    Where is the train station in Leipzig to go to Manchester? Where is the train station in Manchester located?

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, located approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city centre of Leipzig. The most popular arrival train station in Manchester, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from its city centre.

    How many train services are there from Leipzig to Manchester a day?

    The average number of trains departing Leipzig for Manchester is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite is the most popular Leipzig railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Leipzig for your journey to Manchester.