There are 11 ways to get from Amsterdam to Leipzig by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Ic
  2. Ic

$117 - $180

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. N67 / ...

$35 - $65

9 alternative options

Bus, train  •  11 h 32 min

  1. Ic

$88 - $128

Drive  •  5 h 50 min

  1. 411.9 miles

$100 - $150

Fly Amsterdam to Leipzig  •  6 h 29 min

  1. AMS - LEJ

$119 - $503

Fly Amsterdam to Berlin Tegel, train  •  5 h 35 min

  1. AMS - TXL

$119 - $349

Fly Amsterdam to Dresden, train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. AMS - DRS

$148 - $533

Fly Amsterdam to Berlin Schoenefeld, train  •  6 h 7 min

  1. AMS - SXF

$94 - $274

Fly Amsterdam to Hannover, train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. AMS - HAJ

$133 - $374

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Leipzig  •  6 h 42 min

  1. DUS - LEJ

$101 - $317

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Leipzig  •  6 h 40 min

  1. CGN - LEJ

$114 - $284

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Leipzig, Germany?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Leipzig via Hannover Hbf in around 7 h 39 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam to Leipzig 4 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 9 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Leipzig via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Leipzig via Frankfurt, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Amsterdam to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Flights from Dusseldorf to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam to Dresden
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Hannover
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Tegel via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Dusseldorf to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Schoenefeld via Basel
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Magdeburg Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Leipzig, Leipzig central station
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Amsterdam Amstel to Magdeburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 34 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
eurolines.de

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Amsterdam and Leipzig is 526 km. The road distance is 659 km.

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Leipzig is to bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 9 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Leipzig is to fly and train which takes 5 h 35 min and costs 100€ - 300€.

No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Leipzig. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Leipzig Hbf via Hannover Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 39 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Leipzig, Leipzig central station. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 39 min to get from Amsterdam to Leipzig, including transfers.