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Riesa to Leipzig by train

  • First train
    05:05
  • Last train
    00:06
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    28m
  • Distance
    63 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    51
  • Avg. journey time
    36m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Riesa to Leipzig by train

Fast trains from Riesa to Leipzig take around 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 63 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Riesa and Leipzig.

1. Are there direct trains from Riesa to Leipzig?

Direct trains from Riesa to Leipzig have been found.

We usually find around 52 direct trains on the route from Riesa to Leipzig every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 51 departures.

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

The Riesa to Leipzig train travel time is normally about 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Leipzig is usually scheduled to depart Riesa around 05:48 and the last train is around 00:06. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Riesa around 05:05, and the last at 00:10.

When to book Riesa 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 Riesa to Leipzig by train.

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Which train companies operate between Riesa and Leipzig?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • S-Bahn

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.