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There are 3 ways to get from Schmölln to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) by train, car or towncar

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Train  •  1h 21m

  1. Take the train from Schmölln to Altenburg Re3
  2. Take the train from Altenburg to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen S5x / ...

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Drive  •  1h 3m

  1. Drive from Schmölln to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) 87.7 km

Towncar  •  1h 3m

  1. Take a town car from Schmölln to Leipzig Airport 87.7 km

Schmölln to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) by train

The train journey time between Schmölln and Leipzig Airport (LEJ) is around 1h 21m and covers a distance of around 76 km. This includes an average layover time of around 13 min. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, the Schmölln to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) train service departs from Schmölln and arrives in Leipzig/Halle Flughafen. Typically 96 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

96 Weekly Trains
1h 21m Average Duration
€14 Cheapest Price
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Schmölln → Leipzig Airport (LEJ)
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The cheapest way to get from Schmölln to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) is to drive which costs €11 - €16 and takes 1h 3m.

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The fastest way to get from Schmölln to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) is to drive. Taking this option will cost €11 - €16 and takes 1h 3m.

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No, there is no direct train from Schmölln to Leipzig Airport (LEJ). However, there are services departing from Schmölln and arriving at Leipzig/Halle Flughafen via Altenburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 21m.

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The distance between Schmölln and Leipzig Airport (LEJ) is 59 km. The road distance is 87.7 km.

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The best way to get from Schmölln to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) without a car is to train which takes 1h 21m and costs €13 - €21.

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It takes approximately 1h 21m to get from Schmölln to Leipzig Airport (LEJ), including transfers.

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Schmölln to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Schmölln station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Schmölln to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) is 88 km. It takes approximately 1h 3m to drive from Schmölln to Leipzig Airport (LEJ).

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  • Distance: 58.9 km
  • Duration: 1h 21m

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

You can take a train from Schmölln to Leipzig Airport (LEJ) via Altenburg in around 1h 21m.

Train operators
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 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Schmölln to Altenburg
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €6
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Altenburg to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Schmölln to Leipzig Airport
Estimated price
€100 - €140

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