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from Leipzig to Essen

You can get from Leipzig to Essen by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Leipzig to Essen on 4 Dec we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

13:42Leipzig Hbf4h53 18:35Essen Hbf
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20:01Leipzig Hbf7h13 03:14Essen Hbf
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14:38Leipzig Hbf4h57 19:35Essen Hbf
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16:38Leipzig Hbf4h57 21:35Essen Hbf
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15:42Leipzig Hbf4h53 20:35Essen Hbf
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Deutsche Bahn

Travel Information from Leipzig to Essen

distanceDistance230 miles (371 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£20 - £48
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £20 • 6 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £48 • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 230 miles (371 km) to Essen from Leipzig. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £20. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Leipzig to Essen.

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