There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Leipzig by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

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

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Fly to Leipzig  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Leipzig (LEJ) FRA - LEJ

$80 - $237

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Leipzig, Leipzig central station 012

$31 - $56

5 alternative options

Fly to Berlin Tegel, train  •  3 h 17 min

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

$90 - $209

Fly to Dresden, train  •  3 h 49 min

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

$99 - $296

Train  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Leipzig Hbf Ice

$30 - $110

Night bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the night bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Leipzig, Leipzig central station N13

$30 - $40

Drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Leipzig 249.1 miles

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Leipzig is to bus which costs 26€ - 50€ and takes 6 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Leipzig is to fly which costs 65€ - 210€ and takes 2 h 11 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Leipzig is 304 km. The road distance is 398.6 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Leipzig, including transfers.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Leipzig, Leipzig central station station. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Leipzig Hbf. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 3 h 22 min.

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What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Leipzig, Germany?

Lufthansa flies from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Leipzig every 4 hours. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Leipzig every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $110 and the journey takes 3 h 22 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Frankfurt to Dresden
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Frankfurt to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
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
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Standard
$30 - $110
First
$65 - $170
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Leipzig, Leipzig central station
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Leipzig, Leipzig central station
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, 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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