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There are 4 ways to get from Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Weimar by train or car

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Train via Erfurt Hbf  •  1h 21m

  1. Take the train from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Halle(Saale)Hbf S5x / ...
  2. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Weimar Re / ...

15€ - 150€

3 alternative options

Train  •  1h 53m

  1. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Weimar Re / ...

44€ - 105€

Train #2  •  2h 12m

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Weimar Re / ...

44€ - 65€

Drive  •  1h 10m

  1. Drive from Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Weimar 121.8 km

13€ - 19€

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The cheapest way to get from Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Weimar is to drive which costs 13€ - 19€ and takes 1h 10m.

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The fastest way to get from Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Weimar is to drive which takes 1h 10m and costs 13€ - 19€.

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No, there is no direct train from Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Weimar. However, there are services departing from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen and arriving at Weimar via Halle(Saale)Hbf and Erfurt Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 21m.

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The distance between Leipzig Airport (LEJ) and Weimar is 79 km. The road distance is 121.8 km.

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The best way to get from Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Weimar without a car is to train via Erfurt Hbf which takes 1h 21m and costs 14€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 1h 21m to get from Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Weimar, including transfers.

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Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Weimar train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen station.

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Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Weimar train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Weimar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Weimar is 122 km. It takes approximately 1h 10m to drive from Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Weimar.

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  • Distance: 79.1 km
  • Duration: 1h 21m

What companies run services between Leipzig Airport (LEJ), Germany and Weimar, Germany?

You can take a train from Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Weimar via Halle(Saale)Hbf and Erfurt Hbf in around 1h 21m.

Train operators
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 Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 6€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Weimar
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Regio AG Südost
Phone
01806 996633
Email
regio.suedost@deutschebahn.com
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Halle
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB Regio AG Südost
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 Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Weimar
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Weimar
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Weimar
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Halle(Saale)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Weimar
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Abellio
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Weimar
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Weimar
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Abellio
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Weimar
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
Abellio Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Halle to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Abellio Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Weimar
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Train from Halle to Weimar
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Abellio Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Halle to Erfurt central station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
Flixtrain
Erfurter Bahn
Phone
+49 (0)361 74207 250
Email
kundencenter@erfurter-bahn.de
Website
erfurter-bahn.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Weimar
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Erfurter Bahn

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