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

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Train via Hamburg Hbf  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Leipzig Hbf Ice

$136 - $195

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 032 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Leipzig, Leipzig central station 225 / ...

$34 - $57

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Train  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz)
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Leipzig Hbf Ice

$154 - $221

Train, night train  •  18 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Malmö Centralstation 029
  2. Take the night train from Malmö centralstation to Berlin Hauptbahnhof
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig Hauptbahnhof 705

$83 - $107

Drive  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Leipzig 538.1 miles

$120 - $180

Fly to Berlin Tegel, train  •  5 h 25 min

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

$84 - $220

Fly to Berlin Schoenefeld, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) CPH - SXF
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Leipzig Hbf

$73 - $204

Fly to Leipzig  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Leipzig (LEJ) CPH - LEJ

$62 - $248

Fly to Hamburg, train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Hamburg (HAM) CPH - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Leipzig Hbf

$149 - $376

Fly to Prague, train  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Prague (PRG) CPH - PRG
  2. Take the train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Leipzig Hbf Goethestraße

$79 - $213

Fly to Hannover, train  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Hannover (HAJ) CPH - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Leipzig Hbf

$128 - $358

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Leipzig is to bus which costs 220 kr - 370 kr and takes 10 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Leipzig is to fly and train which takes 5 h 25 min and costs 500 kr - 1500 kr.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Leipzig is 482 km. The road distance is 861 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 47 min to get from Copenhagen to Leipzig, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen to Leipzig. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Leipzig, Leipzig central station via Berlin, Berlin central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Leipzig. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at Leipzig Hbf via Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 47 min.

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What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Leipzig, Germany?

You can take a train from Copenhagen to Leipzig via Hamburg Hbf in around 8 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Copenhagen to Leipzig via Berlin, Berlin central bus station in around 10 h 11 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Copenhagen to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Copenhagen to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Copenhagen to Hannover
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Leipzig via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Flights from Copenhagen to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from Copenhagen to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Copenhagen to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Leipzig via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Leipzig via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz)
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Malmö C
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
dsb.dk
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
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 Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$8 - $12
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$11 - $16
2nd Class Refundable
$11 - $16
1st Class Refundable
$14 - $20
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Night train from Malmö centralstation to Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
Snälltåget
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 Goethestraße
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Leipzig, Leipzig central station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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