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Overview: Train from Manchester to Leipzig

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

Trains from Manchester to Leipzig cover the 631 miles (1017 km) long trip taking on average 16 h 25 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 3 trains 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

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

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

The information above was last checked on 27/06/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Manchester to Leipzig before travelling.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Leipzig to Manchester is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from Germany?

Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

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: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

Last verified on 27/06/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Leipzig to Manchester train here.

The Manchester to Leipzig train distance is approximately 631 miles (1017 km).
The train time from Manchester to Leipzig is on average 16 h 25 min  for the 631 miles (1017 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Manchester and Leipzig by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Manchester, you have various train station options to start your route from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria. When arriving in Leipzig, you can end your route in train stations like Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, Leipzig Hauptbahnhof and Leipzig Markt.

Omio customers book a train from Manchester Piccadilly   to Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite   most frequently for this route.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Manchester Piccadilly, located approximately 0.6 miles (954 m) from the city centre of Manchester. The most popular arrival train station in Leipzig, called Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from its city centre.

For the route from Manchester to Leipzig you can take a train with Avanti West Coast. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Manchester to Leipzig on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Manchester for Leipzig is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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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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+44 3457114141
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Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Public transport options for Manchester Piccadilly
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
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Public transport options for Manchester Oxford Road
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)

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