Duration 3h 50m
Distance 200.1 km
Average price 30€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Leipzig and Bayreuth takes 3h 50m and the fastest train takes 2h 44m. The train service runs several times per day from Leipzig to Bayreuth. 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 via Coburg • 3h 31m

  1. Leipzig Hbf
  2. Coburg
  3. Bayreuth
3h 31m
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Leipzig to Bayreuth train times

Trains run twice daily between Leipzig and Bayreuth. The service departs Leipzig at 20:48 in the evening, which arrives into Bayreuth at 23:32. All services require a transfer at COBURG and take an average of 3h 50m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Leipzig to Bayreuth. However, there are services departing from Leipzig Hbf and arriving at Bayreuth Hbf via Coburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 31m.

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The distance between Leipzig and Bayreuth is 165 km. The road distance is 200.1 km.

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

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Leipzig to Bayreuth train services, operated by agilis, arrive at Bayreuth Hbf station.

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