Duration 1h 14m
Distance 183.8 km
Average price 40€
Frequency 18/day

Trip overview

The average train between Leipzig and Berlin takes 1h 14m and the fastest train takes 1h 9m. There is a train service every few hours from Leipzig to Berlin. 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. Leipzig Hbf
  2. Berlin Hbf
1h 13m
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29€ - 70€

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Want to know about travelling from Leipzig to Berlin? 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 Leipzig Hbf and arriving at Berlin Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 13m.

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The distance between Leipzig and Berlin is 150 km. The road distance is 183.8 km.

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

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

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What companies run services between Leipzig and Berlin?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Hbf hourly. Tickets cost 35€ - 50€ and the journey takes 1h 13m. Two other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
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 Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
29€ - 40€

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
4 times a week
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 Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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