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Travelling by plane to Leipzig

Take off to Leipzig!

The Leipzig/Halle airport is located at Schkeuditzer Kreuz (A9, A14), 18 km from Leipzig and 23 km from Halle. 

Direct flights to major German cities, such as Frankfurt, Düsseldorf, Munich, Stuttgart and Cologne/Bonn are available, as well as flights to international metropolises, such as Vienna, Zurich, Istanbul and Moscow. Several other European and worldwide destinations are easy to reach from the German hubs of Frankfurt and Munich or, thanks to the fast ICE connection between Berlin and Leipzig (1 hr and 14 mins), can be reached from one of Berlin's airports.

Once you have landed in Leipzig, the tram brings you to the city centre in 15 mins, or to Leipzig's "Messegelände" (trade fair grounds) in 6 mins.