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Train Information from Manchester to Leipzig

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

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

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Manchester, United Kingdom to Leipzig, Germany?

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

Can I enter Germany from United Kingdom?

International entry status: 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 entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

All travellers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 27/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Manchester and Leipzig as this information can change.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to United Kingdom from Leipzig, Germany?

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

Is my return train 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?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • 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:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 26/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Manchester from Leipzig closer to your date of departure here.

How many miles is it from Manchester to Leipzig by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Leipzig from Manchester via train to be approximately 631 miles (1017 km).
What is the departure train station in Manchester and arrival train station in Leipzig?

Some of the Manchester train stations to Leipzig you can start your journey from include Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road. 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 Manchester Piccadilly   and arriving in Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Manchester.

The most popular arrival train station, Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Leipzig.

How many trains are there between Manchester and Leipzig a day?
The average number of trains departing Manchester for Leipzig is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Leipzig
Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester 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 Manchester for your journey to Leipzig.
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ParkingParking
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Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales