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There are 5 ways to get from Leipzig to Czech Republic by bus, train or car

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Bus Arriva Stredni Cechy  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Leipzig to Praha hl. n. 43371 / ...

$13 - $16

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Train  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Praha hl.n. Ec

$40 - $60

Train via Dresden Hbf  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Dresden Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n. Ec

$36 - $65

Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Leipzig, Leipzig central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 267 / ...

$14 - $24

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Leipzig to Prague 158.3 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Leipzig to Czech Republic is to bus which costs 11€ - 14€ and takes 2 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leipzig to Czech Republic is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leipzig and arriving at Praha hl. n.. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leipzig Hbf and arriving at Praha hl.n.. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 29 min.

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The distance between Leipzig and Czech Republic is 277 km. The road distance is 253.3 km.

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The best way to get from Leipzig to Czech Republic without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 55 min and costs 11€ - 14€.

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The bus from Leipzig to Praha hl. n. takes 2 h 55 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Leipzig to Czech Republic bus services, operated by Arriva Stredni Cechy, depart from Leipzig station.

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Leipzig to Czech Republic train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Leipzig Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Leipzig to Czech Republic is to bus which takes 2 h 55 min and costs 11€ - 14€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 29 min.

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Map of how to get from Leipzig to Czech Republic.
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  • Distance: 173.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

What companies run services between Leipzig, Germany and Czech Republic?

Arriva Stredni Cechy operates a bus from Leipzig to Prague once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min. FlixBus also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Leipzig to Prague once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 29 min.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Standard
$17 - $40
First
$30 - $65
Train from Dresden Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Arriva Stredni Cechy
Website
arriva-strednicechy.cz
Bus from Leipzig to Praha hl. n.
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
arriva.cz
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 Leipzig, Leipzig central station to Prague, Prague Main station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Leipzig, Leipzig central station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Leipzig to Czech Republic bus services, operated by Arriva Stredni Cechy, arrive at Praha hl. n. station.

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Leipzig to Czech Republic train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Praha hl.n. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leipzig to Czech Republic is 253 km. It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to drive from Leipzig to Czech Republic.

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