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Hauptbahnhof Leipzig

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Address: Willy-Brandt-Platz, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
Phone Number: 49 341 961 25 89
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First Station in Germany I believe!

What a beautiful, vibrant building, with shops,cafe,markets and of course trains. I believe the first train journey ever in Germany, was from here to Berlin. I love it!

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a beautiful, vibrant building, with shops,cafe,markets and of course trains. I believe the first train journey ever in Germany, was from here to Berlin. I love it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This rail station was unlike most. Here they were able to keep most of the original features and almost all of the stained glass. I was very impressed with the cleanliness and easy to ready signage. You have to visit the Starbucks here as it must be one of the most beautiful in Europe. To my memory, the fact that... More 

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Zagreb, Croatia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Leipzig Hauptbahnhof (Leipzig main station) is the central railway terminus in Leipzig, Germany. At 83,460 square metres (898,400 sq ft), it is the world's largest railway station measured by floor area. It has 19 overground platforms housed in six iron train sheds, a multi-level concourse with towering stone arches, and a 298 metres (978 ft) long facade. Two Leipzig City... More 

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Sotira, Cyprus
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Leipzig train station was very nice, it has many shops and food places to grab something on the go, it even has banks. Very central, underground station and tram station opposite the main entry.

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Tulsa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very large station with a large shopping mall. My first trip through, I had left my briefcase on the train from Munich and it was headed for Hamburg. The people at the information desk were very helpful even though their english was limited. They called the train and gave my seat number. To my surprise it was back in Leipzig... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not too crowded and very close to the Leipzig town centre - walking distance. We took the train from and back to Berlin and can highly recommend this train journey for Berlin travellers who wish to combine Leipzig visit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice building with modern shopping center inside. Everything was clean. You will find There also many Fast food restaurant

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Caracas, Venezuela
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Leipzig is a relative small town but its main station its huge and with tons of places to eat and to shop. Right across downtown Leipzig...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

its an average station with a shopping mal unfortunately not 24 hours opened as I would esxpect. the normal social problems there as anywhere els ein the workld around such a place

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Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a huge place over two floors. Easy to find your way around and access to the subway also. Lots of places to eat and there is a huge shopping complex attached.

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