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from London to Leipzig

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

Our recommendation

To get from London to Leipzig on 21 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:05London Heathrow Airport7h25 16:30Leipzig/Halle Airport
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21:30London31h30 06:00Leipzig
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06:50London Heathrow Airport5h15 13:05Leipzig/Halle Airport
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06:50London Heathrow Airport14h15 22:05Leipzig/Halle Airport
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06:30London Heathrow Airport10h25 17:55Leipzig/Halle Airport
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Travel Information between London and Leipzig

distanceDistance536 miles (865 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£57 - £123
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £57 • 21 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £123 • 3 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa Cityline or BlaBlaCar Bus

Take a flight or coach to travel 536 miles (865 km) from London to Leipzig. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £57. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Lufthansa Cityline or BlaBlaCar Bus among others. Travellers can even take a direct from London to Leipzig.

Buses from Cardiff to Dublin

The distance between Cardiff and Dublin is around 270 miles, with buses completing the journey in between 12 hours and 45 minutes and 14 hours and 40 minutes. Buses depart from Sophia Gardens in Cardiff, arriving at Dublin Port. There are no direct buses from Cardiff to Dublin, with a ferry completing the journey across the Irish Sea into Dublin Port. Services are run by National Express with up to two departures per day between Cardiff and Dublin. There are no services during the night.

Travel Tips

Travel from London to Leipzig
Travel 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 London to Leipzig.
Is cross-border travel to Leipzig, Germany from London, United Kingdom currently allowed?

Travel between London, United Kingdom and Leipzig, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travellers from United Kingdom enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Leipzig from London?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Leipzig, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 19/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from London to Leipzig.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to London, United Kingdom from Leipzig, Germany?

The restriction level for your return to London, United Kingdom from Germany is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to London from Leipzig restricted?

Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in London from Leipzig?

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in London, United Kingdom?

You should observe these safety measures in United Kingdom as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 19/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to London from Leipzig closer to your date of departure here.

How do I travel to Leipzig from London?

There are 2 ways to travel from London to Leipzig including taking a flight or coach.

What is the cheapest way to get from London to Leipzig?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from London to Leipzig, which costs on average £57.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Leipzig:

A coach is £66 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from London to Leipzig costing on average £123.

What is the fastest way to Leipzig from London?

The fastest way to get to Leipzig from London is by flight with an average travel time of 3 h 40 min.

There are alternative travel options to Leipzig that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Leipzig by coach can take on average 21 h 35 min.

How many miles from London to Leipzig would I travel?

The distance between London and Leipzig is around 536 miles (865 km).

Where do I depart from London? Where do I arrive in Leipzig?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from London to Leipzig:

  • Most travellers board their plane from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Leipzig/Halle Airport.
  • Most travellers who book a coach ticket from London to Leipzig depart from London, Victoria Coach Station to Leipzig, Fernbus-Terminal Hbf.
Which travel operators can get me from London to Leipzig?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from London to Leipzig:

  • You can travel between London and Leipzig by flight with Lufthansa Cityline. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £123 with Lufthansa Cityline from London to Leipzig.
  • You can travel from London to Leipzig by coach with BlaBlaCar Bus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £57 with BlaBlaCar Bus from London to Leipzig.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from London to Leipzig?
Many of our customers who book a trip from London to Leipzig often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Prague or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your London and Leipzig itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Leipzig and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I buy my London to Leipzig ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average £123 one way.
  • Coach tickets are costing on average £57 one way.

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

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