You can get from Leipzig to Essen by train, bus or flight.
To get from Leipzig to Essen on 29 Jun we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||230 miles (371 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach, flight, ferry or train|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £333 • 2 h 55 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 230 miles (371 km) from Leipzig to Essen. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Leipzig to Essen.
There are 4 ways to get from Leipzig to Essen: coach, flight, ferry or train.
A ferry service offers the cheapest way to travel from Leipzig to Essen, which costs on average £1.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Essen:
A ferry journey is usually £23 less than a journey to Essen by coach, which costs on average £23 for the same trip.
A ferry is £333 less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Leipzig to Essen costing on average £333.
A ferry is £27 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Leipzig to Essen costing on average £27.
The quickest way to travel from Leipzig to Essen is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 55 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 5 h 50 min.
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In comparison, getting to Essen by train can take on average 4 h 52 min.
The distance between Leipzig and Essen is around 230 miles (371 km).
The average frequency per day from Leipzig to Essen is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Leipzig to Essen as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Leipzig to Essen:
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Before travelling from Leipzig to Essen, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Leipzig to Essen tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.