Zurich to Leipzig train

Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Leipzig

Showing times and prices for 10 Aug

Cheapest

£55

Average

£130

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
12:05Zürich HB10h01 22:06Leipzig Hbf
4 changes
£551One-way
21:59Zürich HB11h11 09:10Leipzig Hbf
1 change
£1061One-way
12:05Zürich HB8h05 20:10Leipzig Hbf
5 changes
£1111One-way
00:08Zürich HB11h02 11:10Leipzig Hbf
2 changes
£1171One-way
15:59Zürich HB7h27 23:26Leipzig Hbf
3 changes
£1171One-way

Train schedule Zurich to Leipzig

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 10 August
00:08Zürich HB11h02 11:10Leipzig Hbf
2 changes
05:59Zürich HB7h11 13:10Leipzig Hbf
1 change
06:59Zürich HB7h25 14:24Leipzig Hbf
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07:59Zürich HB7h11 15:10Leipzig Hbf
1 change
08:59Zürich HB7h25 16:24Leipzig Hbf
2 changes
09:33Zürich HB7h55 17:28Leipzig Hbf
3 changes
09:59Zürich HB8h11 18:10Leipzig Hbf
2 changes
09:59Zürich HB7h11 17:10Leipzig Hbf
1 change
10:59Zürich HB7h25 18:24Leipzig Hbf
2 changes
11:59Zürich HB7h11 19:10Leipzig Hbf
1 change
12:05Zürich HB8h05 20:10Leipzig Hbf
5 changes
12:05Zürich HB10h01 22:06Leipzig Hbf
4 changes
12:59Zürich HB7h25 20:24Leipzig Hbf
2 changes
13:59Zürich HB7h11 21:10Leipzig Hbf
1 change
14:34Zürich HB7h36 22:10Leipzig Hbf
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14:59Zürich HB7h25 22:24Leipzig Hbf
2 changes
15:59Zürich HB7h27 23:26Leipzig Hbf
3 changes
17:33Zürich HB11h17 04:50Leipzig Hbf
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17:33Zürich HB11h17 04:50Leipzig Hbf
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17:33Zürich HB11h08 04:41Leipzig Hbf
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17:33Zürich HB11h08 04:41Leipzig Hbf
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17:39Zürich HB11h11 04:50Leipzig Hbf
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17:39Zürich HB11h02 04:41Leipzig Hbf
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17:59Zürich HB12h14 06:13Leipzig Hbf
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17:59Zürich HB12h09 06:08Leipzig Hbf
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19:33Zürich HB12h37 08:10Leipzig Hbf
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19:59Zürich HB11h09 07:08Leipzig Hbf
3 changes
21:59Zürich HB11h11 09:10Leipzig Hbf
1 change

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Fastest train times from Zurich to Leipzig

Showing times and prices for 10 Aug

Fastest Journey

7 h 11 m

Average

9 h 16 m

Trains per day

28

Distance

521 km

It's difficult to get from Zurich to Leipzig without changing at least once.

Fastest
11:59AMZürich HB7h11 07:10PMLeipzig Hbf
1 change
£1381One-way
Fastest
07:59AMZürich HB7h11 03:10PMLeipzig Hbf
1 change
£1381One-way
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01:59PMZürich HB7h11 09:10PMLeipzig Hbf
1 change
£1171One-way
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09:59AMZürich HB7h11 05:10PMLeipzig Hbf
1 change
£1381One-way
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05:59AMZürich HB7h11 01:10PMLeipzig Hbf
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£1381One-way

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Overview: Train from Zurich to Leipzig

distanceDistance323 miles
durationAverage train duration9 h 42 min
priceAverage train ticket price£46 (€52)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | Nightjet

Trains from Zurich to Leipzig cover the 323 miles long trip taking on average 9 h 42 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | Nightjet. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £33, but the average price of train tickets is £46. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.

Train companies: ÖBB Nightjet and Deutsche Bahn trains Zurich to Leipzig

ÖBB Nightjet and Deutsche Bahn trains will get you to Leipzig from Zurich from £33. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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ÖBB Nightjet

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Zurich to Leipzig train.

  • Average Price: £33

Enjoy a smooth and easy journey from Zurich to Leipzig with ÖBB Nightjet! As an official travel partner of ÖBB Nightjet, Omio can help you search current train timetables from ÖBB Nightjet, compare the best routes to Leipzig from Zurich as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable ÖBB Nightjet Zurich to Leipzig train ticket available today. If you search for ÖBB Nightjet tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train to Leipzig from Zurich on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 323 miles (521 km) route to Leipzig from Zurich with ease and comfort on a train with ÖBB Nightjet.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Zurich to Leipzig

    Travel by train to Leipzig 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 Zurich to Leipzig.
    FAQs

    Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Leipzig, Germany by train is: Fully open.

    Can I enter Germany from Switzerland?

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

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

    Conditions of entry:

    • There are no current restrictions

    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 08/08/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Zurich and Leipzig as this information can change.

    Return travel from Germany to Switzerland is: Fully open.

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

    Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Leipzig?

    Requirements for reentering:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

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

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

    Last checked on 03/08/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Zurich from Leipzig.

    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Zurich and Leipzig for as little as £33  in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Zurich to Leipzig train price to come in at an average of £46  one way.
    When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Zurich to Leipzig via train to be approximately 323 miles.
    On average the train from Zurich to Leipzig duration is 9 h 42 min  for the 323 miles long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

    When departing from Zurich, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon. 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 Zürich HB   to Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite   most frequently for this route.

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Zürich HB, located approximately 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre of Zurich. 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 trip from Zurich to Leipzig you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | InterCity, Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | Nightjet. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Leipzig from Zurich on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    On average, there is 1 train a day from Zurich to Leipzig. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The earliest train for this route departs from Zurich at 06: 37. The last train leaves from Zurich at 23: 08. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Zurich to Leipzig and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    The price of a one way train ticket from Zurich to Leipzig is on average £46 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets to Leipzig from Zurich available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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    Zürich HB is the most popular Zurich 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 Zurich for your journey to Leipzig.

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