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

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Fly to Leipzig  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Leipzig (LEJ) BCN - LEJ

$99 - $245

Cheapest option

Fly to Berlin Schoenefeld, train  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) BCN - SXF
  2. Take the train from Berlin Südkreuz to Leipzig Hbf

$74 - $226

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Fly to Berlin Tegel, train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) BCN - TXL
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Leipzig Hbf

$94 - $241

Fly to Dresden, train  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Dresden (DRS) BCN - DRS
  2. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Leipzig Hbf

$127 - $275

Fly to Nuremberg, train  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Nuremberg (NUE) BCN - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Leipzig Hbf

$144 - $365

Fly to Prague, train  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Prague (PRG) BCN - PRG
  2. Take the train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Leipzig Hbf (Fernbus-Terminal)

$109 - $255

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Frankfurt (FRA) BCN - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Leipzig Hbf

$153 - $453

Train  •  15 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants Station to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Leipzig Hbf Ice

$312 - $429

Bus, train  •  25 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona - Estación de Autobuses Barcelona Nord to Nürnberg - Hauptbahn
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Leipzig Hbf Ice / ...

$150 - $254

Bus  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Frankfurt Main Station
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig

$93 - $144

Drive  •  15 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Leipzig 1070.4 miles

$220 - $330

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Leipzig. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Leipzig via Frankfurt am Main. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 1 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona station to Leipzig. However, there are services departing from Barcelona Sants Station and arriving at Leipzig Hbf via Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Est and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 15 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Leipzig is 1353 km. The road distance is 1712.7 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Leipzig without a car is to train which takes 15 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 25 min to get from Barcelona to Leipzig, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Leipzig bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Barcelona station.

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Barcelona to Leipzig train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Barcelona Sants Station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Leipzig is to fly which takes 7 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 15 h 15 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 2 days 1 h.

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There is no direct flight from Barcelona Airport to Leipzig Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Barcelona to Leipzig bus services, operated by Deinbus, arrive at Leipzig station.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Leipzig.
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  • Distance: 845.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 25 min

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Leipzig, Germany?

Lufthansa, Eurowings and five other airlines fly from Barcelona to Leipzig hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barcelona to Leipzig via Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Nord RER, Paris Est, and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 15 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $460
Flights from Barcelona to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $460
Flights from Barcelona to Leipzig via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Tegel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Barcelona to Prague via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Barcelona to Leipzig via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Leipzig via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Leipzig via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Tegel via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Tegel via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Tegel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Dresden via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Nuremberg via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Leipzig via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Schoenefeld via Bologna
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Barcelona to Prague
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Barcelona to Prague via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Barcelona to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Dresden via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Prague via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Barcelona to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Prague
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Tegel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Barcelona to Prague via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Dresden via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Nuremberg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Barcelona to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Barcelona to Dresden
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $290
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Barcelona to Prague
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Südkreuz to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Leipzig Hbf (Fernbus-Terminal)
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
cd.cz
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Barcelona - Estación de Autobuses Barcelona Nord to Nürnberg - Hauptbahn
Ave. Duration
22 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
eurolines.de
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Barcelona to Frankfurt Main Station
Ave. Duration
43 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
alsa.com
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
deinbus.de

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Leipzig is 1713 km. It takes approximately 15 h 15 min to drive from Barcelona to Leipzig.

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Ryanair, Eurowings and Lufthansa offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Leipzig Airport.

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There are 573+ hotels available in Leipzig. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 24 min and costs .

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