The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Dresden to Magdeburg will cost around £ 27 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 19.
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2 h 42 m
3 h 39 m
Trains per day
Of the 38 trains that leave Dresden for Magdeburg every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 189 km distance in an average of 3 h 39 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 42 m .
The slowest trains will take 7 h 38 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||117 miles (188 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 42 min|
|Average train ticket price||£17 (€19)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Dresden to Magdeburg cover the 117 miles (188 km) long route taking on average 2 h 42 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £16, but the average price of train tickets is £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Magdeburg Hbf.
For as little as £16 you can travel by train from Dresden to Magdeburg with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train between Dresden and Magdeburg. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Deutsche Bahn from Dresden to Magdeburg train information:
Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train between Dresden and Magdeburg:
There are a few train stations in Dresden to start your journey from including Dresden Hauptbahnhof and Dresden-Neustadt. In Magdeburg you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Magdeburg Hbf, Magdeburg-Neustadt and Magdeburg-Buckau.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Magdeburg Hbf.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Dresden Hauptbahnhof, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Magdeburg Hbf, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.
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