Leipzig to Barcelona by train

  • First train
    04:13
  • Last train
    23:59
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    14hr 58m
  • Distance
    1,357 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    13
  • Avg. journey time
    22hr 22m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Leipzig to Barcelona by train

Fast trains from Leipzig to Barcelona take around 14 hours and 58 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,357 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leipzig and Barcelona.

1. Are there direct trains from Leipzig to Barcelona?

Journeys between Leipzig and Barcelona usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Leipzig to Barcelona 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 13 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Leipzig to Barcelona?

The Leipzig to Barcelona train travel time is normally about 14 hours and 58 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Barcelona is usually scheduled to depart Leipzig around 04:25 and the last train is around 23:59. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Leipzig around 04:13, and the last at 23:59.

When to book Leipzig to Barcelona train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 and a half 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 Barcelona by train.

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Which train companies operate between Leipzig and Barcelona?

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

  • Alleo
  • FS100
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • TGV

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.