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Leipzig to Frankfurt by bus

The journey from Leipzig to Frankfurt by bus is 182.27 mi and takes 5 hr 48 min. There are 7 connections per day, with the first departure at 11:55 AM and the last at 10:45 PM. It is possible to travel from Leipzig to Frankfurt by bus for as little as $23.68 or as much as $43.56. The best price for this journey is $23.68.

Lowest Price$23.68
Journey Duration5 hr 48 min
Connection per Day7
Lowest Price$23.68
Highest Price$43.56
First Departure11:55 AM
Last Departure10:45 PM
Distance182.27 mi
CarriersFlixTrain, FlixBus

Leipzig to Frankfurt Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

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Cheap bus tickets from Leipzig to Frankfurt
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Leipzig to Frankfurt.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Leipzig to Frankfurt, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Leipzig to Frankfurt.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Find the best day to travel to Frankfurt by bus

When travelling to Frankfurt by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Flixtrain is a European low-cost passenger rail service that offers affordable and comfortable train travel to various destinations across Germany. It is owned and operated by FlixMobility, the parent company of FlixBus, which is a popular bus transportation service in Europe. Flixtrain operates on several routes, including Berlin to Stuttgart, Berlin to Cologne, and Hamburg to Cologne, among others.

Ticket types and facilities from Leipzig to Frankfurt

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by FlixTrain when traveling from Leipzig to Frankfurt.


A standard ticket on FlixTrain is a regular ticket / second class ticket. Flixtrain standard ticket offers you a comfortable seat, guaranteed Wi-Fi, access to power outlets, and one carry-on and one checked luggage with size restrictions.
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bicycle Bicycle

Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Connect effortlessly on FlixTrain and enjoy free WiFi, whether you're catching up on work, chatting, or simply browsing.
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Keep your devices charged and ready. FlixTrain seats come equipped with power sockets and USB outlets.
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For your safety and the comfort of everyone on board, FlixBus permits you to bring one carry-on bag that should fit under the seat or in the overhead compartment. You're also allowed one checked bag, but make sure you can load and unload it by yourself and store it in the overhead space or under your seat. Kindly ensure your luggage isn't bulky or poses a risk to others. Remember, it's up to you to keep track of your belongings during the trip.
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FlixTrain prioritizes comfort for all. Passengers with mobility concerns can book designated seats and utilize complimentary transportation for foldable wheelchairs and mobility aids. Reach out to FlixTrain for any assistance required.
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While FlixTrain doesn't offer onboard catering, you're welcome to bring along your own snacks and beverages.
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With FlixTrain, you can pack an extra piece of luggage, but it's a good idea to book early since train space is limited. Got sports equipment or a big musical instrument? They're welcome too, though an extra fee might apply. If you're cycling around, you can park your bike in specific areas for just 9 Euro, but ensure it's standard-sized and free of extra attachments. Remember to reserve a spot for your bike early, as space fills up fast
Services on board FlixTrain and FlixBus from Leipzig to Frankfurt
Compare services on board when travelling from Leipzig to Frankfurt by bus.
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luggage Luggage check check
accessibility Accessibility check cross
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air_con Air conditioning check check
bicycle Bicycle check cross
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Leipzig to Frankfurt CO2 Emissions by Bus


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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Leipzig to Frankfurt?
A bus ticket from Leipzig to Frankfurt is $31.46. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $23.68.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Leipzig to Frankfurt?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Leipzig to Frankfurt is $23.68. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Leipzig and Frankfurt by bus?
Leipzig to Frankfurt is 182.27 mi.
How long does the bus between Leipzig and Frankfurt take?
Leipzig to Frankfurt is on average 5 hr 48 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hr 40 min.
Which companies operate from Leipzig to Frankfurt?
The bus journey from Leipzig to Frankfurt is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixTrain and FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from Leipzig to Frankfurt?
Leipzig to Frankfurt has 7 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Leipzig to Frankfurt leave?
The earliest bus from Leipzig to Frankfurt departs at 11:55 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Leipzig to Frankfurt depart?
The latest bus from Leipzig to Frankfurt departs at 10:45 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Leipzig to Frankfurt in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $23.68 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Leipzig to Frankfurt?
There are on average 4 direct connection(s) from Leipzig to go to Frankfurt.
What's the fastest journey time between Leipzig to Frankfurt by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Leipzig and Frankfurt is 4 hr 40 min.
Is there a direct bus from Leipzig to Frankfurt?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Leipzig and Frankfurt.
What are the CO2 emissions for Leipzig to Frankfurt by bus?
The bus journey from Leipzig to Frankfurt creates 22kg of CO2 emissions.

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