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from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig

You can get from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig on 26 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

23:50Frankfurt am Main, Hbf12h10 12:00Leipzig
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£331One-way
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23:50Frankfurt am Main, Hbf12h10 12:00Leipzig
1 changes
£331One-way
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17:00Frankfurt am Main Airport0h55 17:55Leipzig/Halle Airport
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£1721One-way
10:15Frankfurt am Main Airport2h50 13:05Leipzig/Halle Airport
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£2281One-way
09:15Frankfurt am Main Airport3h50 13:05Leipzig/Halle Airport
1 changes
£2281One-way

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Tue
26 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
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£172Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
27 Oct
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£10BlaBlaCar Bus
£172Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
28 Oct
£28Deutsche Bahn
£10BlaBlaCar Bus
£172Lufthansa
Fri
29 Oct
£25Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
£109Lufthansa
Sat
30 Oct
£26Deutsche Bahn
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£109Lufthansa
Sun
31 Oct
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£16Flixbus
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Travel Information from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig

distanceDistance182 miles (293 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£21 - £95
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £21 • 2 h 56 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £95 • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa, BlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 182 miles (293 km) between Frankfurt am Main and Leipzig. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £21. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Lufthansa, BlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig.

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FAQs
How do I go from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig?

You can travel from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig 3 different ways: flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig?

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig, which costs on average £21.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Leipzig:

A train is about £74 less than a flight, which costs on average £95 for this trip.

A train is about £5 less than a coach, which costs on average £27 for this journey.

What is the fastest way from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig?

The fastest way from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig is by flight with an average journey time of 55 min.

Other travel options from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 4 h 40 min   on average.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 2 h 56 min.

How many miles from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig would I travel?

Leipzig is approximately 182 miles (293 km) away from Frankfurt am Main.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig?

The average frequency per day from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig is:

  • Around 16 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig:

  • Flights from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig most often leave from Frankfurt am Main Airport and arrive in Leipzig/Halle Airport.
  • Coaches mostly leave from Frankfurt am Main, Hbf and tend to arrive in Leipzig, Fernbus-Terminal Hbf.
  • Trains most often depart from Frankfurt am Main at Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arrive in Leipzig at Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.
Which travel companies can take me from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Lufthansa to go to Leipzig by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Lufthansa Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig tickets on Omio for £95.
  • Travel with BlaBlaCar Bus to go to Leipzig by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find BlaBlaCar Bus Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig tickets on Omio for £27.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Leipzig by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig tickets on Omio for £21.
Where should I go next after I travel to Leipzig from Frankfurt am Main?
Many of our customers travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig don't make Leipzig their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Berlin, Prague or Munich, either of which you could add to your Frankfurt am Main and Leipzig trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Leipzig to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I book my Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing on average £95 one way.
  • Coach tickets are costing on average £27 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £21 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Leipzig online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.