Dresden to Leipzig by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Dresden to Leipzig by train
Fast trains from Dresden to Leipzig take around 58 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 100 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Dresden and Leipzig.
1. Are there direct trains from Dresden to Leipzig?
Direct trains from Dresden to Leipzig have been found.
We usually find around 78 direct trains on the route from Dresden to Leipzig every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 68 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Dresden to Leipzig?
The Dresden to Leipzig train travel time is normally about 58 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Dresden to Leipzig train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Leipzig is usually scheduled to depart Dresden around 04:14 and the last train is around 23:25.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Dresden to Leipzig train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Dresden to Leipzig are $18.84.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $20, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Dresden to Leipzig train tickets?
Trains in Germany usually open for booking around 6 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 Dresden to Leipzig by train.
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Which train companies operate between Dresden and Leipzig?
More than one train company operates on the route from Dresden to Leipzig, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Inter City
- Inter City Express
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Leipzig to Dresden by train