Utrecht to Leipzig by train

  • First train
    05:54
  • Last train
    00:54
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 50m
  • Distance
    508 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    8
  • Avg. journey time
    9hr 6m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Utrecht to Leipzig by train

Fast trains from Utrecht to Leipzig take around 6 hours and 50 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 508 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Utrecht and Leipzig.

1. Are there direct trains from Utrecht to Leipzig?

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

We usually find around 20 departures on the route from Utrecht 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 Utrecht to Leipzig?

The Utrecht to Leipzig train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 50 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Leipzig is usually scheduled to depart Utrecht around 04:11 and the last train is around 00:54. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Utrecht around 06:05, and the last at 23:36.

When to book Utrecht to Leipzig train tickets?

Trains for this journey 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 Utrecht to Leipzig by train.

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Which train companies operate between Utrecht and Leipzig?

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

  • 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 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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