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Duration 4h 13m
Distance 253.6 km
Average price 45€
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Prague and Leipzig takes 4h 13m and the fastest train takes 4h 11m. 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-Holesovice
  2. Dresden-Neustadt
  3. Leipzig
3h 41m
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27€ - 76€

Prague to Leipzig train times

Trains run five times a day between Prague and Leipzig. The earliest departure is at 08:35 in the morning, and the last departure from Prague is at 17:39 which arrives into Leipzig at 21:50. All services require a transfer at DRESDEN-NEUSTADT and take an average of 4h 13m. 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-Holesovice and arriving at Leipzig Hbf via Dresden-Neustadt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 41m.

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It is 200 km from Prague to Leipzig. It is approximately 253.6 km to drive.

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

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

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