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Duration 3h 7m
Distance 395 km
Average price 100€
Frequency 8/day

Trip overview

The train between Hamburg and Leipzig takes 3h 7m. The train service runs several times per day from Hamburg 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. Hamburg Hbf
  2. Leipzig
3h 7m
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80€ - 110€

Hamburg to Leipzig train times

Trains run every two hours between Hamburg and Leipzig. The service departs Hamburg at 19:36 in the evening, which arrives into Leipzig at 22:47. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 3h 7m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Hamburg 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 Hamburg Hbf and arriving at Leipzig Hbf. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 7m.

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The distance between Hamburg and Leipzig is 294 km. The road distance is 395 km.

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

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

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What companies run services between Hamburg and Leipzig?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Hamburg Hbf to Leipzig Hbf every 2 hours. Tickets cost 80€ - 110€ and the journey takes 3h 7m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
80€ - 110€

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 Hamburg Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
80€ - 110€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Urlaubs-Express
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
95€ - 120€
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Hamburg-Altona to Halle(Saale) Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
95€ - 120€
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Urlaubs-Express

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