There are 6 ways to get from Leipzig to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

$75 - $110

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Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Leipzig to Frankfurt am Main N13

$20 - $40

4 alternative options

Rideshare  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Leipzig to Frankfurt 242.4 miles

$21

Drive  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Leipzig to Frankfurt am Main 243.2 miles

$50 - $75

Fly from Leipzig  •  2 h 38 min

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

$88 - $253

Train to Berlin Tegel, fly  •  4 h 14 min

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

$97 - $225

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leipzig to Frankfurt am Main is to rideshare which costs 19€ and takes 4 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leipzig to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which costs 75€ - 230€ and takes 2 h 38 min.

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The distance between Leipzig and Frankfurt am Main is 293 km. The road distance is 389.1 km.

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The train from Leipzig Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf takes 3 h 3 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leipzig and arriving at Frankfurt am Main. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leipzig Hbf and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 3 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leipzig to Frankfurt am Main is 389 km. It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to drive from Leipzig to Frankfurt am Main.

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Leipzig to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Wiesbaden Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Leipzig to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 183.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 3 min

What companies run services between Leipzig, Germany and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Leipzig to Frankfurt am Main hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $110 and the journey takes 3 h 3 min. Alternatively, Deinbus operates a bus from Leipzig to Frankfurt am Main once daily. Tickets cost $20 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min. FlixBus also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Leipzig to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Leipzig to Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
deinbus.de
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 Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Leipzig to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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