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Leipzig Halle Airport

General information

The airport is located in eastern Germany, northwest of Leipzig (Saxony) and southeast of Halle (Saxony-Anhalt). Leipzig Halle Airport is a modern and well organised airport. The cities of Leipzig and Halle can be reached by S-Bahn, train and taxi from the airport.


Where is Leipzig Halle Airport situated?

The airport is situated in the middle of Leipzig and Halle, northwest of Leipzig. Leipzig Halle Airport has two runways, one north of the A14 and one south of this motorway. The A9 motorway is also near the airport.

How many terminals does Leipzig Halle Airport have?

Leipzig Halle Airport has two terminals that are interconnected. The check-in desks can be found in Central Terminal, here you have direct access to the the railway station, the parking garage and Terminal B. The Arrivals hall is located on the ground floor of Terminal B, the Departures hall is on the first floor. The walking distances are small at Leipzig Halle Airport.

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Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Leipzig Halle Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Germany.

Airport Distance
Dresden Airport 112km
Berlin Brandenburg Airport 137km
Berlin Schönefeld Airport 139km
Berlin Tegel Airport 146km



The distance from Leipzig Halle Airport to the centre of Leipzig is 22 kilometres. By car, it takes 30 minutes to get to the centre of Leipzig.

From LEJ Airport to Leipzig City centre by Car
22 km
30 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Leipzig Halle Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Leipzig Halle Airport you can travel by train. Visit the Leipzig Halle Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Leipzig Halle Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Leipzig is about € 40.-. Book your taxi at Leipzig Halle Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From LEJ Airport to Leipzig City centre by Taxi
22 km
30 min
€ 40.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Leipzig Halle Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Europcar, Hertz, Sixt and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Leipzig Halle Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Leipzig Halle Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Leipzig Halle Airport.



Departures and arrivals

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Flight tickets

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Which airlines fly from and to Leipzig Halle Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Leipzig Halle Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • SunExpress Deutschland
  • Condor
  • Lufthansa
  • Eurowings
  • Austrian Airlines


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Leipzig Halle Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Globana Airport Hotel, Schkeuditz

Free Wi-Fi, free parking for the duration of your stay and are on offer at this 4-star hotel in Schkeuditz. Guests also enjoy excellent road and rail links. Just 15 km from Leipzig city centre, the Globana Airport Hotel has stylish rooms with Sky TV.


ibis Styles Leipzig, Radefeld

Just 3.7 km from the A14 motorway and 6.3 km from Leipzig Airport, this hotel in the Radefeld district features a spa and air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi.


Campanile Leipzig Halle Airport, Leipzig

This 3-star hotel is located in Schkeuditz, steps from Leipzig-Halle Airport. It offers free WiFi, while parking and conference facilities are available on site for an additional charge.

Hotels in Leipzig

Looking for the best hotels in Leipzig? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Steigenberger Grandhotel Handelshof Leipzig, Leipzig

This modern hotel is located beside the historic Naschmarkt square and Old Town Hall in central Leipzig. It offers a large spa, soundproofed rooms and free Wi-Fi.


Best Western Hotel Leipzig City Centre, Leipzig

This welcoming hotel lies directly opposite Leipzig Train Station and a 10-minute walk from Leipzig Old Town.The Best Western Hotel Leipzig City Centre offers comfortable rooms and free WiFi.


Arthotel Ana Symphonie, Leipzig

Built in 2016, Arthotel ANA Symphony is a modern design hotel offering free WiFi. It is located in the heart of Leipzig, a 2-minute walk from the central market square and the Barfußgässchen with its bars and restaurants.

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Leipzig Halle Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!


Combo Tour in Leipzig: Guided City Tour & City Sightseeing

Discover Leipzig's vibrant Old Town on a guided walking and bus tour. Step back in time as you see the Old Rathaus, Nikolai Church, the Mädler Passage and the St. Thomas Church.


Leipzig: 90-Minute Trabi City Tour

Experience driving the cult Trabi car on this 90-minute tour of Leipzig. Discover beautiful sights around the city including the Red Bull Arena and the Monument to the Battle of the Nations.

Tour & transport

Leipzig: 1.5-Hour Tour with Night Watchman Bremme

Enjoy a fun and atmospheric evening in Leipzig with the night watchman Bremme®, while exploring mysterious alleyways and passages in the Old Town.


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