Getting here and travel in Leipzig

Off to Leipzig!


All roads lead to Leipzig

  • Leipzig Central Station via ICE, IC, EC, IR

    The Leipzig Central Station is much more than just a central transport hub. The "Promenaden Hauptbahnhof" (Central Station Mall), doubles up as the no. 1 shopping mile in Leipzig and offers over 140 shops

  • Motorways Autobahn A9 (Berlin – München), A14 (Dresden – Halle), A38 (Göttingen – Leipzig)

    The city centre can be reached via the following exits:

    • From Berlin and Magdeburg via A14, Exit Leipzig-Mitte
    • From Dresden via A14, Exit Leipzig-Ost
    • From Munich and Erfurt via A38, Exit Leipzig-Südwest
  • Leipzig/Halle Airport - located at Schkeuditzer Kreuz (A9, A14), 18 km from Leipzig and 23 km from Halle. Once you have landed in Leipzig, the tram takes you to the city centre in 12 mins, or to Leipzig's "Messegelände" (trade fair grounds) in 6 mins

Climate neutral to Leipzig

with the Deutsche Bahn Event Ticket

The partnership between Leipzig Tourismus und Marketing GmbH and Deutsche Bahn offers you a relaxed and safe journey within Germany with 100% green electricity to your event in Leipzig.

One way with train connection (while stocks last)

  • 2nd class €51.90 or 1st class €84.90

One-way trip fully flexible

  • 2nd class €72.50 or 1st class €106.90

A city ticket is included in the Event Ticket for the Leipzig area/fare zone 110.

You can book directly online via the DB booking button and secure the cheapest ticket (6 months before departure at the earliest.)

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Plan your trip!

Transport mode
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Leipzig/Halle Airport

Leipzig/Halle Airport offers scheduled flights to/from Frankfurt am Main and Munich as domestic flights or also feeder flights to the hubs.

There are international direct flights to/from Paris, Vienna, London, Dublin and Istanbul.

But you will also find suitable connections from Leipzig/Halle Airport to other cities and holiday destinations.

Please note:
There is currently a great deal of dynamism in the flight schedules. To keep up to date, please visit the airport's website.

Stay mobile in Leipzig

Public transport

The best way to travel in Leipzig is by tram or bus. The extensive network operated by Leipziger Verkehrsbetriebe, with its frequent trams and buses, means you can get around Leipzig quickly and conveniently during your conference.

As mobility service authority of Leipzig, Leipziger Verkehrsbetriebe use all their energy to get more than 100 million passengers a year to their destinations quickly and comfortably. With a fleet of more than 280 streetcars and 160 buses, they cover the whole city area.

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Getting around with the Convention Ticket

Event planners can benefit from this with customised mobility solutions from Leipziger Verkehrsbetriebe. The Convention Ticket turns event registration letters or name badges of your attendees into travel tickets for bus and streetcars, so thus can get to the venue in a comfortable and climate-friendly way.

Electric mobility in Leipzig

With BMW and Porsche in town, Leipzig has long been an industrial location for electric mobility.

There are currently 386 charging points where you can refuel your electric car at low cost! In this way, Leipziger Stadtwerke are promoting electric mobility in the city.

However, this is not enough to satisfy the citizens of Leipzig. They want to be the city with the best e-mobility in Germany. Today, numerous initiatives and projects already ensure that Leipzig is a veritable paradise for electric cars and e-bikes.

Alongside a comprehensive network of charging stations, you can also charge your electricity in a very innovative way in Leipzig using an LED lantern. Furthermore, there are plans for bicycle highways out to Leipzig's surrounding area and the parking facilities in town are becoming ever better for electric cars. 

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