in Saxony, Germany
- Leipzig Halle Airport (9 mi)
- Altenburg-Nobitz Airport (25 mi)
- Magdeburg Airport (60 mi)
- Dresden Airport (62 mi)
- Erfurt Airport (66 mi)
- Oschersleben Airport (69 mi)
- Hof-Plauen Airport (76 mi)
- Karlovy Vary International Airport (82 mi)
- Berlin-Schönefeld International Airport (87 mi)
- Berlin-Tegel International Airport (93 mi)
- Garden Kingdom of Dessau-Wörlitz (Unesco heritage, 35 mi)
- Luther Memorials in Eisleben and Wittenberg (Unesco heritage, 38 mi)
- Bauhaus and its Sites in Weimar and Dessau (Unesco heritage, 52 mi)
- Classical Weimar (Unesco heritage, 52 mi)
- Collegiate Church, Castle and Old Town of Quedlinburg (Unesco heritage, 61 mi)
- Dresden Elbe Valley (Unesco heritage, 66 mi)
- Palaces and Parks of Potsdam and Berlin (Unesco heritage, 79 mi)
- Berlin Modernism Housing Estates (Unesco heritage, 89 mi)
- Museumsinsel (Museum Island), Berlin (Unesco heritage, 93 mi)
- Margravial Opera House Bayreuth (Unesco heritage, 102 mi)
- Zoo Leipzig (zoo, (1 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 51.340 and 12.371 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 51° 20' 22" and E 12° 22' 16"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Euro - EUR
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 01:52 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Europe/Berlin
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:57 am and 4:04 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Germany.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Germany. Last Update: 2023-12-04 08:25:54
Leipzig in Saxony with it's 504,971 residents is a town located in Germany about 93 mi (or 150 km) south-west of Berlin, the country's capital place.
Time in Leipzig is now 01:52 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / Berlin with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 10 airports nearby Leipzig, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in Germany is Leipzig Halle Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 14 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Germany is Garden Kingdom of Dessau-Wörlitz in a distance of 35 mi (or 56 km), North. We collected 1 points of interest near this location. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Rackwitz, Krostitz, Grossposna, Borsdorf and Espenhain. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: -1°C / 30 °F
|Morning Temperature||-5°C / 23 °F|
|Evening Temperature||-1°C / 29 °F|
|Night Temperature||-4°C / 24 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1016 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light snow|
Tuesday, 5th of December 2023
1°C (34 °F)
1°C (35 °F)
Rain and snow, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Wednesday, 6th of December 2023
2°C (35 °F)
-0°C (32 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Thursday, 7th of December 2023
3°C (38 °F)
-1°C (30 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Leipzig a Luxury Collection Hotel Hotel Fuerstenhof
Steigenberger Grandhotel Handelshof
Innside by Meliá
Leipzig Marriott Hotel
Arthotel Ana Symphonie
Park Hotel Seaside
The Westin Leipzig
Apartment Central am Zoo
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Federal Administrative Court of Germany
The Federal Administrative Court (Bundesverwaltungsgericht) is one of the five federal supreme courts of Germany. It is the court of the last resort for generally all cases of administrative law, mainly disputes between citizens and the state. It hears appeals from the Oberverwaltungsgerichte, or Superior Administrative Courts, which, in turn, are the courts of appeals for decisions of the Verwaltungsgerichte (Administrative Courts).
St. Thomas Church, Leipzig
For other churches with the same or similar name, please see St. Thomas' Church. The Thomaskirche (St. Thomas Church) is a Lutheran church in Leipzig, Germany. It is most famous as the place where Johann Sebastian Bach worked as a cantor, and as the current location of his remains.
Auerbachs Keller (Auerbach's Cellar in English) is the best known and second oldest restaurant in Leipzig, dating to at least the first half of the fifteenth century. It was already one of the city’s most important wine bars by the 16th century and is described in Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's play Faust I as the first place Mephistopheles takes Faust on their travels.
The Städtisches Kaufhaus in Leipzig, designed by Rayher, Korber and Müller, was constructed from 1894 to 1901.
The Reichsgericht (Imperial Court of Justice) was the supreme criminal and civil court in the Deutsches Reich from 1879 to 1945. It was based in Leipzig, Germany. The Supreme Court was established when the Reichsjustizgesetze (Imperial Justice Laws) came into effect and it built a widely regarded body of jurisprudence during the period of the German Empire and Weimar Republic. During the rise of the Third Reich, the Reichsgericht became deeply embroiled in the National Socialist agenda.
Museum der bildenden Künste
The Museum der bildenden Künste is a museum in Leipzig, Saxony, Germany. On 7,000 square meters of display area, 3,500 paintings, 1,000 sculptures and 60,000 graphical works are shown. It covers artworks from the Late Middle Ages to Modernity.
The Pleissenburg was a historical building in the city of Leipzig in Saxony which is in modern-day Germany. It was built in the 13th Century by the Margrave Dietrick and named after the river Pleisse which runs nearby. Martin Luther gave the first evangelical sermon in the castle chapel on Pentecost Sunday in 1519. After heavy damage during the siege in the Schmalkaldic War in 1547, the Elector Maurice of Saxony built a fortification with moats.
Naturkundemuseum Leipzig is a natural history museum in Leipzig, Germany. The museum contains the insect collection of Alexander Julius Reichert.
The ornate Moorish Revival Leipzig synagogue in Leipzig, Saxony, Germany, was built in 1855 by German Jewish architect Otto Simonson who had studied under Gottfried Semper, architect of the Semper Synagogue in Dresden. The synagogue was commissioned by the small Leipzig Jewish community and by Jewish merchants from throughout Europe who gathered for the annual Leipzig Trade Fair.
The Bach-Archiv Leipzig or Bach-Archiv is an institution for the documentation and research of the life and work of Johann Sebastian Bach. The Bach-Archiv also researches the Bach family, especially their music. Based in Leipzig, the city where Bach lived from 1723 until his death, the Archiv is recognised by the German government as a "cultural beacon" of national importance. Since 2008 the Bach-Archiv has been part of the University of Leipzig.
Altes Theater (Leipzig)
The Altes Theater was the first theatre building in the German city of Leipzig. It was sited on Richard-Wagner-Platz.
Leipzig Jewish community
History Leipzig has historically been a centre for Jews. Already in the 1250s there is mention of Jewish life in Leipzig. Its central location attracted Jewish traders from all over Europe to the Trade Fair. However, the Jewish community as an officially state-recognised organisation was established only in 1847 and only by then Jews were allowed to settle in Leipzig without any restrictions.
These districts belong to Leipzig.
- Markkleeberg West
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