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There are 5 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Leipzig Deutsche Nationalbibliothek by train, bus, tram or car

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Train  •  2h 17m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Leipzig Hbf Ice / ...

13€ - 116€

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Bus  •  2h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Airport BER to Leipzig central train station N13 / ...

13€ - 19€

Train, line 16 tram  •  3h 2m

  1. Take the train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Berlin Suedkreuz Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Berlin Südkreuz station to Leipzig central train station
  3. Take the line 16 tram from Leipzig, Hauptbahnhof/Westseite to Leipzig, Deutsche Nationalbibliothek 16

Train via Dessau  •  3h 38m

  1. Take the train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Dessau, Hauptbahnhof Re7 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dessau Hbf to Leipzig Messe Re / ...

33€ - 57€

Drive  •  1h 42m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Leipzig Deutsche Nationalbibliothek 195 km

21€ - 35€

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The cheapest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Leipzig Deutsche Nationalbibliothek is to bus which costs 12€ - 20€ and takes 2h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Leipzig Deutsche Nationalbibliothek is to drive which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 1h 42m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Leipzig Deutsche Nationalbibliothek. However, there are services departing from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Leipzig, Deutsche Nationalbibliothek via Berlin Suedkreuz and Leipzig, Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 17m.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Leipzig Deutsche Nationalbibliothek is 139 km. The road distance is 195 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Leipzig Deutsche Nationalbibliothek without a car is to train which takes 2h 17m and costs 12€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 2h 17m to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Leipzig Deutsche Nationalbibliothek, including transfers.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Leipzig Deutsche Nationalbibliothek train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Suedkreuz station.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Leipzig Deutsche Nationalbibliothek is to train which takes 2h 17m and costs 12€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 12€ - 20€ and takes 2h 34m.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Leipzig Deutsche Nationalbibliothek train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Leipzig Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Leipzig Deutsche Nationalbibliothek is 195 km. It takes approximately 1h 42m to drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Leipzig Deutsche Nationalbibliothek.

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  • Distance: 138.7 km
  • Duration: 2h 17m

What companies run services between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER), Germany and Leipzig Deutsche Nationalbibliothek, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Leipzig Hbf hourly. Tickets cost 35€ - 50€ and the journey takes 1h 7m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin Airport BER to Leipzig central train station once daily. Tickets cost 11€ - 15€ and the journey takes 2h 10m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Berlin Suedkreuz
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Berlin Südkreuz station to Leipzig central train station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Flixtrain
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to S Südkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Berlin Suedkreuz
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Dessau, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dessau Hbf to Leipzig Messe
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to S Südkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
Bahn DE
Leipziger Verkehrsbetriebe
Phone
03 91 - 5 36 31 - 0
Email
info@nasa.de
Website
nasa.de
Tram from Leipzig, Hauptbahnhof/Westseite to Leipzig, Deutsche Nationalbibliothek
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Leipziger Verkehrsbetriebe
DB Regio AG Südost
Phone
01806 996633
Email
regio.suedost@deutschebahn.com
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dessau Hbf to Leipzig Messe
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB Regio AG Südost
S-Bahn
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dessau, Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig, Messe Bhf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€ - 24€
Website
S-Bahn
2nd Class Flexpreis
12€ - 14€
1st Class Flexpreis
17€ - 24€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin Airport BER to Leipzig central train station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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