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 Magdeburg to Dresden will cost around £ 19 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 18.
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2 h 33 m
3 h 50 m
Trains per day
Of the 7 trains that leave Magdeburg for Dresden 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 50 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 33 m .
The slowest trains will take 7 h 33 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 33 min|
|Average train ticket price||£18 (€20)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Magdeburg to Dresden cover the 117 miles (188 km) long route taking on average 2 h 33 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £18, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Magdeburg Hbf and arrive in Dresden Hauptbahnhof.
Find the best trains between Magdeburg and Dresden with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from £16. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Magdeburg to Dresden train.
Train information from Magdeburg to Dresden with Deutsche Bahn:
Deutsche Bahn 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train from Magdeburg to Dresden are the following:
When taking a train from Magdeburg, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Magdeburg Hbf, Magdeburg-Neustadt and Magdeburg-Buckau. When you arrive in Dresden, your train can arrive in train stations including Dresden Hauptbahnhof and Dresden-Neustadt.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Magdeburg Hbf to Dresden Hauptbahnhof.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Magdeburg Hbf and travel around 0.2 miles (339 m) from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Dresden Hauptbahnhof and need to travel approximately 1.9 miles (3 km) from the train station to the city centre in Dresden.
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