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Trip Zurich Leipzig

Plan your trip by train, bus, carpooling, plane from Zurich to Leipzig

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We are suggesting 1 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Zurich Leipzig. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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All modes of transport Zurich-Leipzig

For your trip from Zurich (Switzerland) to Leipzig (Saxony, Germany) with a distance of 324 mi you will be able to take 4 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The train Zurich Leipzig is a direct bound.
Trains CityNightLine Canopus of Deutsche Bahn to Leipzig leave from Zurich HB railway station in Zurich. Arrival in Leipzig will take place at Leipzig Hbf station (0.7 mi from the city centre).
The direct flight Zurich > Leipzig will be the fastest way to get to your destination.
Leave Zurich and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Zurich ZRH airport, 5.7 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Leipzig (Leipzig-Halle airport, IATA code: LEJ) operated by Etihad Airways or Swiss International Airlines.
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line Zurich-Leipzig that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of Eurolines CH in Zurich. The bus will drop you off at Leipzig, Hauptbahnhof, Goethestraße bus station (0.1 mi from Leipzig, Germany). Please make sure to show up on time at Zurich bus station (1.2 mi from Zurich) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Leipzig.
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Zurich-Leipzig.

Which carriers to travel between Zurich and Leipzig?

Railway companies
Deutsche Bahn provides a rail connection Zurich-Leipzig with the train CityNightLine Canopus from Zurich HB railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Leipzig Hbf at arrival (0.7 mi from centre)
SBB CFF FFS transports passengers on a rail line from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main with the train InterCity (IC) which leaves Zurich HB station to arrive at Frankfurt (Main) Hbf railway station (Hesse Germany)
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Zurich-Leipzig (324.4 mi)
Airlines
Air Berlin carries out a flight from Zurich ZRH airport situated 5.7 mi away from the city centre of Zurich to Berlin (arrival at Tegel TXL airport)
Lufthansa flies on the routes from Zurich ZRH airport (located 5.7 mi from Zurich, Switzerland) to Frankfurt am Main (serving Frankfurt International FRA airport) and from Frankfurt International FRA airport situated 6.8 mi away from the city centre of Frankfurt am Main to Leipzig (arrival at Leipzig-Halle LEJ airport)
Darwin Airline schedules the flight from Zurich ZRH airport (located 5.7 mi from Zurich, Switzerland) to Dresden (serving Dresden DRS airport)
Easyjet ensures the flight route from Zurich ZRH airport situated 5.7 mi away from the city centre of Zurich to Berlin (arrival at Schoenefeld SXF airport)
Etihad Airways carries out a flight from Zurich ZRH airport (located 5.7 mi from Zurich, Switzerland) to Leipzig (serving Leipzig-Halle LEJ airport)
Emerald Airways flies on the route from Zurich ZRH airport situated 5.7 mi away from the city centre of Zurich to Dresden (arrival at Dresden DRS airport)
Swiss International Airlines schedules the flight from Zurich ZRH airport (located 5.7 mi from Zurich, Switzerland) to Leipzig (serving Leipzig-Halle LEJ airport)
Bus companies
The bus company Eurolines CH operates the intercity service from the bus station of Zurich in Zurich and to the one of Leipzig, Hauptbahnhof, Goethestraße (Saxony Germany)
FlixBus is the bus operator that allows to travel on the lines between the city of Zurich (serving Zurich bus station at 0.8 mi from centre) and the city of Frankfurt am Main where the coach will drop you off at Frankfurt central station station situated at about 0.9 mi from Frankfurt am Main city centre. and from the bus station of Frankfurt Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof (ZOB) in Frankfurt am Main and to the one of Leipzig, Hauptbahnhof, Goethestraße (Saxony Germany)
The coach company ADAC PostBus carries out the route between the city of Frankfurt am Main (serving Frankfurt Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof (ZOB) bus station at 0.7 mi from centre) and the city of Leipzig where the coach will drop you off at Leipzig, Hauptbahnhof, Goethestraße station situated at about 0.1 mi from Leipzig city centre.
The network of IC Bus includes a coach line from the bus station of Zurich in Zurich and to the one of Nürnberg (Bavaria Germany)

Stop cities from Zurich or cities to visit near Leipzig

When travelling from Leipzig to Zurich by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Dresden located at 63 mi from Leipzig, Berlin 93 mi away from Leipzig, Nuremberg situated at 143 mi from Leipzig, Frankfurt am Main, Naumburg at approximately 28 mi from Leipzig, Singen located at 31 mi from Zurich (Germany). If you have some time on your way to Leipzig or back to Zurich, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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