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Duration 8h 21m
Distance 584 km
Average price 180€
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Vienna and Leipzig Hbf takes 8h 21m and the fastest train takes 7h 9m. The train service runs several times per day from Vienna to Leipzig Hbf. 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 Nuremberg

  1. Wien Hbf
  2. Nuernberg Hbf
  3. Erfurt Hbf
  4. Leipzig Hbf
7h 8m
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139€ - 257€

Vienna to Leipzig Hbf train times

Trains run five times a day between Vienna and Leipzig Hbf. The earliest departure is at 15:15 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Vienna is at 19:15 which arrives into Leipzig Hbf at 09:10. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 21m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Vienna to Leipzig Hbf? 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 Wien Hbf and arriving at Leipzig Hbf. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9h 35m.

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The distance between Vienna and Leipzig Hbf is 451 km. The road distance is 584 km.

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Vienna to Leipzig Hbf train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Wien Hbf station.

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

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What companies run services between Vienna and Leipzig Hbf?

You can take a train from Vienna to Leipzig Hbf via Nuernberg Hbf and Erfurt Hbf in around 7h 8m.
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
85€ - 120€

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 Wien Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
20€ - 27€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Wien Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
150€ - 200€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass

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