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Travel Information from Magdeburg to Hamburg

distanceDistance120 miles (194 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£16 - £17
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £16 • 2 h 51 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £16 • 2 h 51 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 120 miles (194 km) by coach or train from Magdeburg to Hamburg. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 51 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Magdeburg to Hamburg.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Magdeburg to Hamburg

Travel to Hamburg 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 Magdeburg to Hamburg.

How do you get from Magdeburg to Hamburg?

There are 2 travel options from Magdeburg to Hamburg: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Magdeburg and Hamburg?

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Magdeburg to Hamburg, which costs on average £16.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Hamburg:

A train is generally £1 less than a coach for the same route. A coach costs on average £17 from Magdeburg to Hamburg.

What is the fastest way from Magdeburg to Hamburg?

The fastest way to get to Hamburg from Magdeburg is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 51 min.

There are alternative travel options to Hamburg that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 4 h 10 min   on average.

How many miles from Magdeburg to Hamburg would I travel?

The Magdeburg to Hamburg distance is approximately 120 miles (194 km).

How many services a day are there to Hamburg from Magdeburg?

The average frequency per day from Magdeburg to Hamburg is:

  • 12 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Magdeburg and Hamburg as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Magdeburg and in Hamburg?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Magdeburg to Hamburg:

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Magdeburg, ZOB and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.
  • Most travellers who buy a train ticket from Magdeburg to Hamburg depart from Magdeburg Hbf to Hamburg Hbf.

Which travel companies can get me from Magdeburg to Hamburg?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Magdeburg to Hamburg, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can take you to Hamburg by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Magdeburg to Hamburg for £17.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Hamburg by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Magdeburg to Hamburg tickets on Omio for £16.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Hamburg from Magdeburg?

Many of our customers travelling from Magdeburg to Hamburg don't make Hamburg their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Berlin, Copenhagen or Amsterdam, either of which you could add to your Magdeburg and Hamburg trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Hamburg to any of these top destinations today!

How early should I purchase tickets from Magdeburg to Hamburg online for the best deals?

When planning your trip between Magdeburg and Hamburg, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £17 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £16 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Magdeburg to Hamburg online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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