The cheapest trains from Dresden to Magdeburg

Showing times and prices for 26 Oct

Cheapest

£19

Average

£27

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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13:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h38 16:44Magdeburg Hbf
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£191One-way
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17:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h38 20:44Magdeburg Hbf
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12:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h38 15:44Magdeburg Hbf
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09:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h38 12:44Magdeburg Hbf
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£191One-way
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20:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof4h02 00:08Magdeburg Hbf
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£191One-way

Timetable Dresden to Magdeburg

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04:09Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h35 07:44Magdeburg Hbf
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05:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h38 08:44Magdeburg Hbf
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05:11Dresden Hauptbahnhof2h45 07:56Magdeburg Hbf
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06:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h38 09:44Magdeburg Hbf
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06:11Dresden Hauptbahnhof2h42 08:53Magdeburg Hbf
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07:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h38 10:44Magdeburg Hbf
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07:11Dresden Hauptbahnhof2h45 09:56Magdeburg Hbf
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08:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h38 11:44Magdeburg Hbf
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08:11Dresden Hauptbahnhof2h42 10:53Magdeburg Hbf
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08:45Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h11 11:56Magdeburg Hbf
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09:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h38 12:44Magdeburg Hbf
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10:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h38 13:44Magdeburg Hbf
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10:11Dresden Hauptbahnhof2h42 12:53Magdeburg Hbf
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10:45Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h11 13:56Magdeburg Hbf
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11:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h38 14:44Magdeburg Hbf
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12:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h38 15:44Magdeburg Hbf
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12:11Dresden Hauptbahnhof2h42 14:53Magdeburg Hbf
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13:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h38 16:44Magdeburg Hbf
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14:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h38 17:44Magdeburg Hbf
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14:11Dresden Hauptbahnhof2h42 16:53Magdeburg Hbf
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15:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h38 18:44Magdeburg Hbf
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15:11Dresden Hauptbahnhof2h45 17:56Magdeburg Hbf
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16:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h38 19:44Magdeburg Hbf
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16:11Dresden Hauptbahnhof2h42 18:53Magdeburg Hbf
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17:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h38 20:44Magdeburg Hbf
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17:11Dresden Hauptbahnhof2h45 19:56Magdeburg Hbf
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17:40Dresden Hauptbahnhof4h04 21:44Magdeburg Hbf
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18:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h40 21:46Magdeburg Hbf
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18:11Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h35 21:46Magdeburg Hbf
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18:45Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h11 21:56Magdeburg Hbf
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18:55Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h59 22:54Magdeburg Hbf
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18:55Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h49 22:44Magdeburg Hbf
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19:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h55 23:01Magdeburg Hbf
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20:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof4h02 00:08Magdeburg Hbf
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21:11Dresden Hauptbahnhof3h35 00:46Magdeburg Hbf
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23:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof6h38 05:44Magdeburg Hbf
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23:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof7h38 06:44Magdeburg Hbf
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23:06Dresden Hauptbahnhof6h37 05:43Magdeburg Hbf
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Tue
26 Oct
£19Deutsche Bahn
£23Flixbus
Wed
27 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£8Flixbus
Fri
29 Oct
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£9Flixbus
Sun
31 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
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The fastest trains from Dresden to Magdeburg

Showing times and prices for 26 Oct

Fastest Journey

2 h 42 m

Average

3 h 39 m

Trains per day

38

Distance

189 km

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.

Fastest
08:11Dresden Hauptbahnhof2h42 10:53Magdeburg Hbf
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£251One-way
Fastest
12:11Dresden Hauptbahnhof2h42 14:53Magdeburg Hbf
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£321One-way
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06:11Dresden Hauptbahnhof2h42 08:53Magdeburg Hbf
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£251One-way
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14:11Dresden Hauptbahnhof2h42 16:53Magdeburg Hbf
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£261One-way
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10:11Dresden Hauptbahnhof2h42 12:53Magdeburg Hbf
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£251One-way

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Train Information between Dresden and Magdeburg

distanceDistance117 miles (188 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 42 min
priceAverage train ticket price£17 (€19)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche 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.

Train companies

Dresden to Magdeburg with Deutsche Bahn

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

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:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 38 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 16 a day

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:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Dresden to Magdeburg
Travel by train to Magdeburg easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Dresden to Magdeburg.
FAQs
How much do cheap trains to Magdeburg from Dresden cost?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Dresden to Magdeburg for the next 7 days starting from £16  one way.
How much does the train from Dresden to Magdeburg cost on average?
If you’re looking to book tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Dresden to Magdeburg train prices are on average £17  one way.
What is the distance by train from Dresden to Magdeburg?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Dresden to Magdeburg via train to be approximately 117 miles (188 km).
How long is the train journey to Magdeburg from Dresden?
The Dresden to Magdeburg train duration is on average 2 h 42 min, which is to be expected when travelling 117 miles (188 km) from Dresden to Magdeburg. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
What is the departure train station in Dresden and arrival train station in 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.

Where do I find the Dresden train station to Magdeburg? Where is the Magdeburg train station?

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.

Which train companies can get me from Dresden to Magdeburg?
If you're looking for trains from Dresden to Magdeburg, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn to get you to Magdeburg. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Dresden to Magdeburg journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I book a direct train from Dresden to Magdeburg?
Yes, there are 16 direct trains per day from Dresden to Magdeburg with Deutsche Bahn, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your train ticket.
How many trains per day are there to Magdeburg from Dresden?
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Dresden to Magdeburg. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Dresden to Magdeburg?
You can take the first train from Dresden to Magdeburg at 05: 11   or take the last train from Dresden to Magdeburg leaving at 16: 55. Look for the latest Dresden Magdeburg train schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
How early should I purchase Dresden to Magdeburg train tickets to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets to Magdeburg from Dresden within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £17 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Dresden to Magdeburg a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Dresden
Magdeburg
Dresden Hauptbahnhof is the most popular Dresden railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Dresden for your journey to Magdeburg.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 66, 261, 333, 360, 424
Train lines: ICE, IC, EC, RE, RB
Tram lines: 3, 7, 8, 10
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3