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There are 5 ways to get from Leipzig to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  14 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen 37532 / ...

4€ - 6€

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Bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the bus from Leipzig Hbf Ostseite to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen S5

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leipzig to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) 18.2 km

50€ - 65€

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Leipzig to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) 18.2 km

2€ - 3€

Towncar  •  17 min

  1. Take a town car from Leipzig to Leipzig Airport 18.2 km

100€ - 140€

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Leipzig Airport (LEJ) is 116 117.

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The social distance requirement in Leipzig Airport (LEJ) is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 20 Apr 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Leipzig to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) is to drive, which costs 2€ - 3€ and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leipzig to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) is to train which costs 4€ - 6€ and takes 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leipzig Hbf Ostseite and arriving at Leipzig/Halle Flughafen. Services depart once daily, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leipzig Hbf and arriving at Leipzig/Halle Flughafen. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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The distance between Leipzig and Leipzig Airport (LEJ) is 14 km. The road distance is 18.2 km.

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The best way to get from Leipzig to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) without a car is to train which takes 14 min and costs 4€ - 6€.

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The train from Leipzig Hbf to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Leipzig to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) bus services, operated by DB Regio AG Südost, depart from Leipzig Hbf Ostseite station.

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Leipzig to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Leipzig Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Leipzig to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) is to train which takes 14 min and costs 4€ - 6€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 42 min.

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Map of how to get from Leipzig to Leipzig Airport (LEJ).
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  • Distance: 13.7 km
  • Duration: 14 min

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

Deutsche Bahn Regional operates a train from Leipzig Hbf to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen every 30 minutes. Tickets cost 4€ - 6€ and the journey takes 14 min. DB Regio AG Südost also services this route every 30 minutes. Alternatively, DB Regio AG Südost operates a bus from Leipzig Hbf Ostseite to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen once daily, and the journey takes 42 min.

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.

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bahn.com
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Regio AG Südost
Phone
01806 996633
Email
regio.suedost@deutschebahn.com
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
DB Regio AG Südost
Bus operators
DB Regio AG Südost
Phone
01806 996633
Email
regio.suedost@deutschebahn.com
Website
bahn.de
Bus from Leipzig Hbf Ostseite to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
DB Regio AG Südost
Other operators
Taxi from Leipzig to Leipzig Airport (LEJ)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
50€ - 65€
Your Taxi GmbH
Phone
+49 341 6994850
Website
your-taxi-leipzig.com
Taxi Direct
Phone
+49 341/86329777
Website
taxidirect.de
Lions Taxi
Phone
+49 341/982222
Website
loewentaxi.de
Jayride
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Leipzig to Leipzig Airport
Estimated price
100€ - 140€

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Leipzig to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) bus services, operated by DB Regio AG Südost, arrive at Leipzig/Halle Flughafen station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Leipzig to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) is 18 km. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Leipzig to Leipzig Airport (LEJ).

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