Flights to Leipzig

Fly with Austrian Airlines to Leipzig and experience the wonderful culture and beauty it holds. Named as the "settlement where the lime trees stand", Leipzig was officially formed as a city in 1165. Leipzig Central Station became the main railway station in central Europe in 1839, bringing lots of artists to the city enriching the culture. This city hosts a variety of historical sights including St. Thomas Church where Johann Sebastian Bach worked as a cantor. Every other year the city hosts the International Johann Sebastian Bach Competition as part of a music festival marking the death of Bach. Among historical sights is the Leipzig Botanical Garden, the oldest botanical garden in all of Germany. With a variety of annual events including the world's largest goth festival, Wave-Gotik-Treffen, and an independent music festival, Pop-Up, Leipzig is never short of events year round for all-season travelers.

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Worth knowing

Worth knowing

  • Currency: Euro(EUR)
  • Language: German
  • Capital: Berlin
  • Austrian flight destination: Berlin, Cologne/Bonn, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Hannover, Leipzig, Munich, Nurmberg, Stuttgart
  • Leipzig/Halle Airport (LEJ): The airport is located approximately 15 km (9 miles) northwest of central Leipzig, and a similar distance southeast of Halle.
  • Address: 04435 Schkeuditz, Germany
  • Telephone: (49) (341) 224 1155
  • Airport Leipzig You will be directed to a possibly non-accessible site. Take care. Be careful.

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