There are 13 ways to get from London to Leipzig by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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 London City to Leipzig  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Leipzig (LEJ) LCY - LEJ

$146 - $673

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  2. Take the bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig

$62 - $93

11 alternative options

Fly London City to Berlin Tegel, train  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) LCY - TXL
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Leipzig Hbf

$121 - $349

Fly London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel, train  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) LHR - TXL
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Leipzig Hbf

$114 - $291

Fly London Stansted to Berlin Schoenefeld, train  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) STN - SXF
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Leipzig Hbf

$80 - $244

Fly London Stansted to Leipzig  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Leipzig (LEJ) STN - LEJ

$62 - $403

Train to London Luton, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld, train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) LTN - SXF
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Leipzig Hbf

$83 - $272

Fly London City to Frankfurt, train  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Frankfurt (FRA) LCY - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Leipzig Hbf

$175 - $481

Train  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Leipzig Hbf Ice

$204 - $399

Train via Köln Hbf  •  11 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf Tha / ...
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Leipzig Hbf Ic

$209 - $449

Bus and ferry, bus  •  19 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Leipzig, Leipzig central station N367

$107 - $164

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf Tha / ...
  6. Drive from Köln Messe/Deutz to Leipzig

$350 - $481

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Leipzig

$152 - $230

What companies run services between London, England and Leipzig, Germany?

Lufthansa, Eurowings and three other airlines fly from London to Leipzig every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from London to Leipzig via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Bruxelles Midi, and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 9 h 44 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from London City to Leipzig via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from London City to Leipzig via Frankfurt, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from London City to Leipzig via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from London City to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from London City to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from London City to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London City to Leipzig via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $190
Flights from London Stansted to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$23 - $200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from London Luton to Berlin Schoenefeld via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from London Luton to Berlin Schoenefeld via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Berlin Tegel via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from London City to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$65 - $68
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$14 - $60
Premier
$35 - $65
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$28 - $33
1st Class
$35 - $50
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$175
Website
eurotunnel.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$44 - $46
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $21
1st Class
$24 - $40
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Leipzig, Leipzig central station
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
deinbus.de
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Leipzig is 866 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to Leipzig is to bus which costs £45 - £70 and takes 19 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from London to Leipzig is to fly which takes 5 h 41 min and costs £45 - £310.

No, there is no direct train from London to Leipzig. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Leipzig Hbf via Bruxelles Midi and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 44 min.

No, there is no direct bus from London to Leipzig. However, there are services departing from London Victoria and arriving at Leipzig, Leipzig central station via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 57 min to get from London to Leipzig, including transfers.