Munich to Leipzig by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:15
  • Last train
    19:55
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 14m

Travelling from Munich to Leipzig by train

The fastest trains from Munich to Leipzig take around 3 hours and 14 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 362 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Munich and Leipzig.

Direct trains run between Munich and Leipzig.

We usually find around 35 direct trains on the route from Munich to Leipzig every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 34 departures. The duration is normally about 3 hours and 14 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Leipzig is usually scheduled to depart Munich around 05:15 and the last train is around 19:55. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Munich around 05:15, and the last at 19:22.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Munich 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 Munich to Leipzig by train.

Which trains operate between Munich and Leipzig?

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

  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)

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 rail 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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