Leipzig to Düsseldorf by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:22
  • Last train
    00:15
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 48m

Travelling from Leipzig to Düsseldorf by train

Fast trains from Leipzig to Düsseldorf take around 4 hours and 48 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 389 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leipzig and Düsseldorf.

Are there direct trains from Leipzig to Düsseldorf?

Journeys between Leipzig and Düsseldorf usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 68 departures on the route from Leipzig to Düsseldorf every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 52 departures.

How long is the train journey from Leipzig to Düsseldorf?

The Leipzig to Düsseldorf train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 48 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Leipzig to Düsseldorf train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Düsseldorf is usually scheduled to depart Leipzig around 04:22 and the last train is around 23:59. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Leipzig around 05:02, and the last at 00:15.

When to book Leipzig to Düsseldorf 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 Leipzig to Düsseldorf by train.

Which train companies operate between Leipzig and Düsseldorf?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Regional-Express
  • S-Bahn

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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