There are 3 ways to get from Schönefeld to Leipzig by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf to S Südkreuz Bhf S45
  2. Take the train from Berlin Südkreuz to Leipzig Hbf Ice / ...

$37 - $58

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Bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin SXF to Leipzig, Leipzig central station 002

$11 - $19

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Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Schönefeld to Leipzig 120.4 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Schönefeld to Leipzig is to bus which costs 9€ - 16€ and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Schönefeld to Leipzig is to drive which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Berlin, Berlin SXF and arriving at Leipzig, Leipzig central station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Schönefeld to Leipzig. However, there are services departing from S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf and arriving at Leipzig Hbf via Berlin Südkreuz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

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The distance between Schönefeld and Leipzig is 140 km. The road distance is 192.7 km.

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The best way to get from Schönefeld to Leipzig without a car is to train which takes 2 h 6 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to get from Schönefeld to Leipzig, including transfers.

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Schönefeld to Leipzig bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin, Berlin SXF station.

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Schönefeld to Leipzig train services, operated by S-Bahn Berlin, depart from S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf station.

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The best way to get from Schönefeld to Leipzig is to train which takes 2 h 6 min and costs 30€ - 50€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 9€ - 16€ and takes 2 h 15 min.

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  • Distance: 87.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 6 min

What companies run services between Schönefeld, Brandenburg, Germany and Leipzig, Germany?

You can take a train from Schönefeld to Leipzig via S Südkreuz Bhf and Berlin Südkreuz in around 2 h 6 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Schönefeld to Leipzig every 4 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
S-Bahn Berlin
Website
s-bahn-berlin.de
Train from S Flughafen Berlin-Schönefeld Bhf to S Südkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
s-bahn-berlin.de
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Südkreuz to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin SXF to Leipzig, Leipzig central station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Schönefeld to Leipzig bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Leipzig, Leipzig central station.

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Schönefeld to Leipzig train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Leipzig Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Schönefeld to Leipzig is 193 km. It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to drive from Schönefeld to Leipzig.

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