There are 5 ways to get from Prague to Leipzig 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 5 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Leipzig Hbf Goethestraße

$35 - $55

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Rideshare  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Prague to Leipzig 158.5 miles

$15

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Leipzig, Leipzig central station X67 / ...

$14 - $24

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Leipzig 158.7 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Leipzig (LEJ) PRG - LEJ

$59 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Leipzig is to rideshare which costs 312 Kč and takes 3 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Leipzig is to drive which takes 2 h 25 min and costs 700 Kč - 1 100 Kč.

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The distance between Prague and Leipzig is 200 km. The road distance is 254 km.

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The train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Leipzig Hbf Goethestraße takes 3 h 5 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc and arriving at Leipzig, Leipzig central station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) and arriving at Leipzig Hbf Goethestraße. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Leipzig, Germany?

Czech Railways (ČD) operates a train from Prague to Leipzig once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Prague to Leipzig every 4 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Prague to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Prague to Leipzig via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Leipzig via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Prague to Leipzig via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Leipzig via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Leipzig Hbf Goethestraße
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Leipzig, Leipzig central station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Prague to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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