Flights to Leipzig

Throbbing nightlife, an amazing art scene, and fantastic shops make Leipzig a real crowd pleaser of a city. Leipzig is known locally as Klein Paris (little Paris), and there are some murmurings that the city’s trendy neighbourhoods make Leipzig feel like a better version of Berlin. There’s only one way to find out if the comparisons are fair or not. Book flights to Leipzig today: we’re sure you won’t regret it.

Airports in Leipzig

Leipzig/Halle Airport (LEJ) serves the city of Leipzig, as well as the wider Saxony area. The airport is bright, clean and modern and has plenty to keep you entertained while you wait for your flight to board. There are plenty of shops and eateries, and a comfy airport lounge which you can access from €14* (about £11).

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Airlines that fly to Leipzig

Ryanair are currently the only airline flying direct to Leipzig from the UK.

Getting into Leipzig

There’s plenty of public transport from the airport to the city. The suburban rail line S5 and regional train IC 2039 both stop at the airport, with a journey time into the centre of 14 minutes. A single ticket costs around €4* (about £3.15).

Alternatively you can catch a taxi from outside the terminal building, with a 40 minute journey time into central Leipzig. You can expect to pay around €30* (roughly £23.60) for this, but do check with the driver before getting in.

It’s well worth hiring a car if you’re planning on heading into the beautiful Saxon countryside. Car hire is provided at the airport by Sixt, Hertz, Europcar, Avis, and local German provider Caro.

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Airports near Leipzig

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