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Train Information from Leipzig to Manchester

distanceDistance631 miles (1017 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Leipzig to Manchester cover the 631 miles (1017 km) long journey with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

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

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

Is international entry into Manchester from Leipzig restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

  • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

The above information was last checked on 03/12/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Leipzig to Manchester closer to your date of departure here.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Leipzig, Germany from Manchester, United Kingdom?

The restriction level for your return train to Leipzig, Germany from Manchester is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Leipzig from Manchester restricted?

International entry 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?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

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:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 03/12/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Leipzig from Manchester closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance by train from Leipzig to Manchester?
The train distance from Leipzig to Manchester is around 631 miles (1017 km).
When travelling by train from Leipzig to Manchester, which train station in Leipzig do I depart from and which train station in Manchester do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Leipzig to start your journey from including Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, Leipzig Hauptbahnhof and Leipzig Markt. In Manchester you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road.

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

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, located approximately 0.6 miles (889 m) from the city centre of Leipzig. The most popular arrival train station in Manchester, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located around 0.4 miles (587 m) away from its city centre.

How many train services per day are there between Leipzig and Manchester?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Leipzig to Manchester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Leipzig
Manchester
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.