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Duration 5h 45m
Distance 418.1 km
Average price 23€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Dortmund and Leipzig takes 5h 45m and the fastest bus takes 5h 20m. The bus service runs several times per day from Dortmund to Leipzig. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus

  1. Dortmund
  2. Leipzig
5h 20m
Bookable on Rome2rio
21€ - 26€

Dortmund to Leipzig bus times

Buses run three times a day between Dortmund and Leipzig. The service departs Dortmund at 13:40 in the afternoon, which arrives into Leipzig at 19:50. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 5h 45m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Dortmund to Leipzig? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dortmund and arriving at Leipzig, Leipzig central station station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 20m.

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The distance between Dortmund and Leipzig is 341 km. The road distance is 418.1 km.

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Dortmund to Leipzig bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Dortmund station.

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Dortmund to Leipzig bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Leipzig, Leipzig central station.

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What companies run services between Dortmund and Leipzig?

FlixBus operates a bus from Dortmund to Leipzig, Leipzig central station 3 times a day. Tickets cost 21€ - 26€ and the journey takes 5h 20m.
Bus operators
FlixBus
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 26€

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dortmund to Leipzig, Leipzig central station
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 26€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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