Duration 4h 24m
Distance 253.9 km
Average price 47€
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The train between Prague and Leipzig takes 4h 24m. The train service runs several times per day from Prague 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.


  1. Praha Hlavni Nadrazi
  2. Dresden Hbf
  3. Leipzig
3h 43m
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28€ - 79€

Prague to Leipzig train times

Trains run three times a day between Prague and Leipzig. The earliest departure is at 06:26 in the morning, and the last departure from Prague is at 16:26 which arrives into Leipzig at 20:50. All services require a transfer at DRESDEN HBF and take an average of 4h 24m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Leipzig. However, there are services departing from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arriving at Leipzig Hbf via Dresden Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 43m.

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The distance between Prague and Leipzig is 200 km. The road distance is 253.9 km.

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Prague to Leipzig train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi station.

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Prague to Leipzig train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Leipzig Hbf station.

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