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Overview: Train from London to Magdeburg

distanceDistance502 miles (810 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from London to Magdeburg cover the 502 miles (810 km) long route taking on average 13 h 49 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Magdeburg Hbf.

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FAQs

Is travel by train currently allowed from London, United Kingdom to Magdeburg, Germany?

Travel between London, United Kingdom and Magdeburg, Germany by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from London?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Magdeburg, Germany?

All travellers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 18/01/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from London to Magdeburg as this information can change.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Magdeburg, Germany to London, United Kingdom?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Magdeburg to London is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from Germany?

Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Magdeburg?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

Last verified on 18/01/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Magdeburg to London train here.

How far is it from London to Magdeburg by train?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance between London and Magdeburg via train to be approximately 502 miles (810 km).

How long does it take from London to Magdeburg by train?

On average the London to Magdeburg train time is 13 h 49 min  covering the 502 miles (810 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

Which train station in London goes to Magdeburg? Which train station do I come into Magdeburg from London?

Some of the London train stations to Magdeburg you can start your journey from include London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Magdeburg include Magdeburg Hbf, Magdeburg-Neustadt and Magdeburg-Buckau.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from London Victoria   and arriving in Magdeburg Hbf.

Where is the London train station located? Where is the Magdeburg train station located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Magdeburg Hbf and need to travel approximately 0.2 miles (330 m) from the train station to the city centre in Magdeburg.

What train providers go from London to Magdeburg?

Take the London to Magdeburg train with Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route to Magdeburg from London as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many trains are there from London to Magdeburg a day?

On average, there are 2 trains a day from London to Magdeburg. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Magdeburg
London Victoria is the most popular London 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 London for your journey to Magdeburg.
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Public transport options for London Euston
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
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Public transport options for London Kings Cross
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
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Public transport options for London Paddington
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
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Public transport options for London St Pancras International
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
Bus lines: 326, 139