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Duration 1h 15m
Distance 187.9 km
Average price 50€
Frequency 19/day

Trip overview

The average train between Berlin Central Station and Leipzig takes 1h 15m and the fastest train takes 1h 12m. There is a train service every few hours from Berlin Central Station 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.

Train

  1. Berlin Hbf
  2. Leipzig
1h 14m
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35€ - 70€

Berlin Central Station to Leipzig train times

Trains run hourly between Berlin Central Station and Leipzig. The service departs Berlin Central Station at 22:29 at night, which arrives into Leipzig at 23:58. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 1h 15m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Berlin Central Station 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 train departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Leipzig Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 14m.

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The distance between Berlin Central Station and Leipzig is 149 km. The road distance is 187.9 km.

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Berlin Central Station to Leipzig train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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Berlin Central Station to Leipzig train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Leipzig Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Berlin Central Station and Leipzig?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Berlin Hbf to Leipzig Hbf hourly. Tickets cost 35€ - 50€ and the journey takes 1h 14m. Deutsche Bahn Intercity also services this route once daily.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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