There are 9 ways to get from Bratislava to Leipzig by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  8 h

  1. Take the train from Bratislava to Praha hlavní nádraží
  2. Take the train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Leipzig Hbf (Fernbus-Terminal) Ec

$50 - $75

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Night train, bus  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the night train from Bratislava hlavná stanica to Praha hlavní nádraží Metropol
  2. Take the bus from Praha hl. n. to Leipzig 43372

$31 - $42

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Bus  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Leipzig, Leipzig central station N66

$35 - $65

Drive  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Leipzig 365.1 miles

$75 - $120

Bus, fly to Leipzig  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Leipzig (LEJ) VIE - LEJ

$100 - $304

Bus, fly to Berlin Tegel, train  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) VIE - TXL
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Leipzig Hbf

$85 - $220

Bus, fly to Prague, train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Prague (PRG) VIE - PRG
  3. Take the train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Leipzig Hbf (Fernbus-Terminal)

$130 - $344

Bus, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld, train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) VIE - SXF
  3. Take the train from Berlin Südkreuz to Leipzig Hbf

$70 - $185

Bus, fly to Nuremberg, train  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Nuremberg (NUE) VIE - NUE
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Leipzig Hbf

$115 - $284

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP and arriving at Leipzig, Leipzig central station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bratislava to Leipzig. However, there are services departing from Bratislava and arriving at Leipzig Hbf (Fernbus-Terminal) via Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h.

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The distance between Bratislava and Leipzig is 491 km. The road distance is 584.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Leipzig without a car is to train which takes 8 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h to get from Bratislava to Leipzig, including transfers.

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Bratislava to Leipzig bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP station.

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Bratislava to Leipzig train services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Bratislava station.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Leipzig is to train which takes 8 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Leipzig Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Bratislava to Leipzig bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Leipzig, Leipzig central station.

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  • Distance: 307.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h

What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Leipzig, Germany?

You can take a train from Bratislava to Leipzig via Praha hlavní nádraží and Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) in around 8 h. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bratislava to Leipzig once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 8 h 25 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Vienna to Prague
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Vienna to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Vienna to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Flights from Vienna to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Vienna to Prague
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Train operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Bratislava to Praha hlavní nádraží
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
regiojet.com
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
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
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 Nürnberg Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Leipzig, Leipzig central station
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva Stredni Cechy
Website
arriva-strednicechy.cz
Bus from Praha hl. n. to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
arriva.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
regiojet.com

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Bratislava to Leipzig train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), arrive at Leipzig Hbf (Fernbus-Terminal) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bratislava to Leipzig is 584 km. It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to drive from Bratislava to Leipzig.

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Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Vienna Airport to Leipzig Airport.

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Book your Bratislava to Leipzig bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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