Barcelona to Leipzig by train

  • First train
    06:10
  • Last train
    16:45
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    14hr 58m
  • Distance
    1,357 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    4
  • Avg. journey time
    33hr 49m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Barcelona to Leipzig by train

Fast trains from Barcelona to Leipzig take around 14 hours and 58 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,357 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Barcelona and Leipzig.

1. Are there direct trains from Barcelona to Leipzig?

Journeys between Barcelona and Leipzig usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 5 departures on the route from Barcelona to Leipzig every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from Barcelona to Leipzig?

The Barcelona to Leipzig train travel time is normally about 14 hours and 58 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Barcelona to Leipzig train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Leipzig is usually scheduled to depart Barcelona around 06:10 and the last train is around 16:45. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Barcelona to Leipzig train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 3 and a half months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Barcelona to Leipzig by train.

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Which train companies operate between Barcelona and Leipzig?

More than one train company operates on the route from Barcelona to Leipzig, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • FS100
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • TGV

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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