There are 14 ways to get from Southampton to Leipzig by train, plane, 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.

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Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Leipzig  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leipzig (LEJ) LHR - LEJ

$161 - $553

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Bus  •  23 h

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  3. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Leipzig, Leipzig central station 012

$71 - $113

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Train to London City, fly to Berlin Tegel, train  •  7 h 31 min

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

$148 - $387

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) LHR - TXL
  4. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Leipzig Hbf

$141 - $334

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Berlin Tegel, train  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) LGW - TXL
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Leipzig Hbf

$126 - $358

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld, train  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) LGW - SXF
  3. Take the train from Berlin Südkreuz to Leipzig Hbf

$111 - $268

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) LTN - SXF
  4. Take the train from Berlin Südkreuz to Leipzig Hbf

$117 - $295

Train to London Stansted, fly to Leipzig  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Leipzig (LEJ) STN - LEJ

$92 - $451

Fly Southampton to Leipzig  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leipzig (LEJ) SOU - LEJ

$114 - $484

Train via Paris Est  •  13 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Leipzig Hbf Ice

$288 - $564

Train  •  14 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  4. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Leipzig Hbf Ic

$249 - $473

Train, bus  •  18 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Rotterdam Centraal
  3. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Magdeburg
  4. Take the train from Magdeburg Hbf to Leipzig Hbf Ic

$199 - $438

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Leipzig

$311 - $385

Drive, carferry  •  11 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Leipzig

$167 - $252

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Leipzig station. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Leipzig, Leipzig central station via London Victoria Coach Station and Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h.

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The distance between Southampton and Leipzig is 601 miles.

The best way to get from Southampton to Leipzig without a car is to train which takes 13 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 58 min to get from Southampton to Leipzig, including transfers.

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Southampton to Leipzig bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Leipzig is to fly which takes 7 h 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 13 h 15 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 23 h.

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There is no direct flight from London Heathrow Airport to Leipzig Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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

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Leipzig is 1 h ahead of Southampton. It is currently 3:15 AM in Southampton and 4:15 AM in Leipzig.

Austrian Airlines, Eurowings and Lufthansa offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Leipzig Airport.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Leipzig.
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  • Distance: 600.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 58 min

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

Flybe, Eurowings and six other airlines fly from Southampton to Leipzig hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Southampton to Leipzig via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Est, and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 13 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from London Heathrow to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from London Heathrow to Leipzig via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
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 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Southampton to Leipzig via Geneva, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Southampton to Leipzig via Amsterdam, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Southampton to Leipzig via Amsterdam, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Southampton to Leipzig via Edinburgh, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Southampton to Leipzig via Manchester, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Southampton to Leipzig via Dublin, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Southampton to Leipzig via Dusseldorf, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Tegel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Basel
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Luton to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 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 and Friday
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
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leipzig via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from London Heathrow to Leipzig via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from London Heathrow to Leipzig via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from London Heathrow to Leipzig via Berlin Tegel, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
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 and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Berlin Tegel via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and 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
Flights from Southampton to Leipzig via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Southampton to Leipzig via Amsterdam, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Southampton to Leipzig via Amsterdam, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Southampton to Leipzig via Leeds Bradford, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
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
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 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
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
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leipzig via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $390
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
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
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Berlin Schoenefeld via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$23 - $200
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Southampton to Leipzig via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Südkreuz to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
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 Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Magdeburg Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$85 - $270
Premier
$200 - $310
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Rotterdam to Magdeburg
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
eurolines.de
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
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
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 Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Leipzig, Leipzig central station
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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