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Last minute flights to Leipzig

Departure Sun, 08 Dec Return Tue, 10 Dec
LHR London
DRS Dresden
return from £121
Departure Thu, 12 Dec Return Sat, 14 Dec
BHX Birmingham
LEJ Leipzig
return from £193
Departure Mon, 09 Dec Return Thu, 12 Dec
BRS Bristol
LEJ Leipzig
return from £315
Departure Fri, 13 Dec Return Mon, 16 Dec
FRA Frankfurt
LEJ Leipzig
return from £192
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Travelling to Leipzig

Leipzig Attractions

Birthplace of Johann Sebastian Bach and Felix Mendelssohn, Leipzig boasts an atmosphere of classical history and culture like no other city in Germany. A center for commerce and culture, Leipzig is alive with a rich history, beautiful architecture and a vibrant cultural scene. However, don't think for one moment that this is a city that lives in the past, and Leipzig's selection of modern shopping centers, chic bars and exclusive restaurants ensures tourists can have all it during their visit to this diverse city. Leipzig is home to many of Germany's most iconic attractions such as the Monument to the Battle of the Nations, the city's New Town Hall and the German National Library.

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Things to do in Leipzig

Leipzig is famed for its culture and history, with museums, art galleries and opera houses at the very centre of the city's cultural scene. This isn't to say that the fun stops when the fat lady sings! The city's nightlife is as vibrant and diverse as any other city in Germany.

When visiting Leipzig be sure to:

  • Visit the Bach Museum
  • Spend a night at the opera
  • Stroll around the city's botanic gardens
  • Treat yourself to a shopping spree at the city's historic market square
  • Have a picnic in the city's green and leafy Auenwald
  • Sample some of the local beers in one of the city's many lively bars
  • Take a beer tasting tour in one of the city's breweries
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Leipzig Airports

Leipzig/Halle Airport is Germany's 13th largest airport and handles more than two million passengers per year, operating mainly with flights to popular European leisure destinations. Continue reading if you want to know how to get to the city centre from the airport and which are the main airlines flying to Leipzig.

  • Leipzig/Halle Airport (LEJ)

    Top Carriers

    The major airlines operating within Leipzig/Halle Airport include: Germanwings, Ryanair and Lufthansa, which has been recognized as one of the Top 15 airlines in the world, according to eDreams Best Airlines study 2016.

    Location

    Leipzig/Halle Airport is located 18km from Leipzig city centre.

    Transportation options

    Leipzig/Halle Airport is connected to Leipzig city centre via the Airport Express railway service, which runs every half an hour, taking visitors to the city centre in less than 20 minutes. Taxis are also available outside the airport's Terminal B and outside Leipzig Hauptbahnhof, and will take travellers to or from the airport in about 30 minutes. The city of Leipzig offers one of Germany's largest tramline networks, connecting travellers to all corners of the city, while bus links and S-bahn lines are also available. Car hire services are also available at the airport and throughout the city for travelers looking to explore the city's surrounding areas as well as make their own way to and from the airport.

  • Dresden Airport (DRS)

    Top Carriers

    The major airlines operating within Dresden Airport Airport include: Aeroflot, Eurowings and Lufthansa, which has been recognized as one of the Top 15 airlines in the world, according to eDreams Best Airlines study 2016.

    Location

    Dresden Airport stands 9km outside of Dresden city centre.

    Transportation options

    Dresden Airport can be reached by car or by taxi via the same autobahn which by-passes central Dresden on its route from Aachen, on the Dutch border, to Görlitz, on the Polish border. Junctions in the Dresden area connect the A4 to the A13, to Berlin, and the A17, to the Czech border and Prague. Car rental services are available at Dresden Airport for travellers wanting to explore the area or reach the city center by car.

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