Getting Here


Halle an der Saale, the largest city in Saxony-Anhalt by population, is not only an important business, technology and science location. You can also expect a beautiful, historic old town, lots of greenery and a wide range of cultural activities.

The city is located about 45 km from Leipzig and is easy to reach by train, plane or car.

Getting here by train

The city is connected to the ICE (Inter City Express), operated by Deutsche Bahn. Direct connections: from Frankfurt a.M. (travel duration: 3 h) every two hours; from Berlin (travel duration: 1 h) and Munich (travel duration; 2.45 h) every two hours.

Deutsche Bahn – timetable & booking

Getting here by plane

Many cities in the world have direct flight connections to the airport of Leipzig/Halle.

The airport is conveniently connected to the city via train. With the S5 or S5X lines of the S-Bahn Mitteldeutschland you can go directly to the Leipzig / Halle Airport (for example from Halle, Leipzig, Altenburg and Zwickau). Travel time from the main station Halle: 10min.

Via Taxi to Halle:
Taxi- und Mietwagengenossenschaft Halle/s. e.G.
+49 (0) 345 525252
+49 (0) 345 212121

Getting here by car

Halle (Saale) is located to the A9 betwee Berlin and Nürnberg, close to Leipzig. Take the exit Nr. 13 to Halle.

And if you're feeling especially adventurous...

...why not come by boat! The small town harbour on the Elisabethsaale has a public jetty for watersports enthusiasts and yachts.