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There are 4 ways to get from Magdeburg to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) by train, bus or car

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Train

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

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Magdeburg, ZOB to Halle

Train via Halle(Saale)Hbf

  1. Take the train from Magdeburg Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf

Drive

  1. Drive from Magdeburg to Leipzig Airport (LEJ)

Magdeburg to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) by train

The train journey time between Magdeburg and Leipzig Airport (LEJ) is around 1h 5m and covers a distance of around 104 km. The fastest train normally takes 1h 5m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity and DB Fernverkehr AG, the Magdeburg to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) train service departs from Magdeburg Hbf and arrives in Leipzig/Halle Flughafen. Typically 56 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Train route information

Average train time:
1h 5m
Fastest train time:
1h 5m
Train distance:
104 km
Trains per week:
56
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:00
Last train departs at:
22:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Magdeburg to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Magdeburg to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) is to drive which costs €12 - €18 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Magdeburg to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) is to drive which costs €12 - €18 and takes 57 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Magdeburg Hbf and arriving at Leipzig/Halle Flughafen. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 1m.

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The distance between Magdeburg and Leipzig Airport (LEJ) is 89 km. The road distance is 108.1 km.

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The best way to get from Magdeburg to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) without a car is to train which takes 1h 1m and costs €40 - €60.

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The train from Magdeburg Hbf to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen takes 1h 1m including transfers and departs every three hours.

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

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The best way to get from Magdeburg to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) is to train which takes 1h 1m and costs €40 - €60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €10 - €55 and takes 1h 22m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Magdeburg to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) is 108 km. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from Magdeburg to Leipzig Airport (LEJ).

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Map of how to get from Magdeburg to Leipzig Airport (LEJ).
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  • Distance: 88.6 km
  • Duration: 1h 1m

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

Deutsche Bahn Intercity operates a train from Magdeburg Hbf to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen every 4 hours. Tickets cost €40 - €60 and the journey takes 1h 1m. DB Fernverkehr AG also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, FlixBus-de operates a bus from Magdeburg, ZOB to Halle once daily, and the journey takes 1h 5m. FlixBus also services this route 4 times a week.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Magdeburg Hbf to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Magdeburg Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from Magdeburg Hbf to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Magdeburg Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Magdeburg Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Regio AG Südost
Phone
01806 996633
Email
regio.suedost@deutschebahn.com
Website
bahn.de
Train from Magdeburg Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB Regio AG Südost
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Magdeburg Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Magdeburg, ZOB to Halle
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Magdeburg central bus station to Halle
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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