There are 4 ways to get from Leipzig to Erfurt by train, bus, car or rideshare

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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Train  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Erfurt Hbf Ice

$30 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Leipzig, Leipzig central station to Erfurt 055 / ...

$8 - $15

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Leipzig to Erfurt 91 miles

$19 - $28

Rideshare  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Leipzig to Erfurt 92.3 miles

$9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leipzig to Erfurt is to rideshare which costs 8€ and takes 2 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leipzig to Erfurt is to train which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 40 min.

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The distance between Leipzig and Erfurt is 102 km. The road distance is 145.5 km.

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The train from Leipzig Hbf to Erfurt Hbf takes 40 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leipzig, Leipzig central station station and arriving at Erfurt. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leipzig Hbf and arriving at Erfurt Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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What companies run services between Leipzig, Germany and Erfurt, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Leipzig to Erfurt hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 40 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Leipzig to Erfurt 3 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Deinbus also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Bus operators
FlixBus
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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 Erfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Deinbus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Leipzig to Erfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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