There are 12 ways to get from Leipzig to Zürich by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Leipzig to Zurich  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Zurich (ZRH) LEJ - ZRH

$113 - $289

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  13 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Leipzig to Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Zurich Ouibus

$36 - $56

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Train to Berlin Tegel, fly to Zurich  •  5 h 36 min

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

$98 - $261

Train to Nuremberg, fly to Zurich  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Zurich (ZRH) NUE - ZRH

$143 - $366

Train to Dresden, fly to Zurich  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Zurich (ZRH) DRS - ZRH

$112 - $316

Fly Leipzig to Stuttgart, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Stuttgart (STR) LEJ - STR
  2. Take the train from Böblingen to Zürich HB

$109 - $267

Train to Berlin Schoenefeld, fly to Zurich  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Südkreuz
  2. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Zurich (ZRH) SXF - ZRH

$87 - $330

Train to Prague, fly to Zurich  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf Goethestraße to Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova)
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Zurich (ZRH) PRG - ZRH

$116 - $308

Train  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 3 / ...

$182 - $289

Train via Stuttgart Hbf  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB Ic

$166 - $246

Bus FlixBus  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Leipzig, Leipzig central station to Zurich N06

$45 - $75

Drive  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Leipzig to Zürich 432.4 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leipzig to Zürich is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 13 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leipzig to Zürich is to fly which costs 95€ - 250€ and takes 4 h 10 min.

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The distance between Leipzig and Zürich is 521 km. The road distance is 691.8 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Leipzig to Zürich, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leipzig, Leipzig central station station and arriving at Zurich. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Leipzig to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Leipzig Hbf and arriving at Zürich HB via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 43 min.

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What companies run services between Leipzig, Germany and Zürich, Switzerland?

Swiss, Lufthansa and Eurowings fly from Leipzig to Zürich every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Leipzig to Zürich via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Basel SBB in around 7 h 43 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Leipzig to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Leipzig to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Leipzig to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Leipzig to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Dresden to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Dresden to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Dresden to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Dresden to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Leipzig to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $370
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Leipzig to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Dresden to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Prague to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zurich via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Dresden to Zurich via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Leipzig to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Prague to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Prague to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Böblingen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Südkreuz
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf Goethestraße to Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Zurich
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Leipzig to Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
deinbus.de
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus

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