How to get from Zurich to Magdeburg

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Travel Information to Magdeburg from Zurich

distanceDistance355 miles (573 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • £181 • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Swiss or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 355 miles (573 km) by coach, flight, ferry or train between Zurich and Magdeburg. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, Swiss or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Zurich to Magdeburg.

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Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Magdeburg, Germany is: Fully open.

Can travellers from Switzerland enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Magdeburg from Zurich?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Magdeburg, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 25/06/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to Magdeburg from Zurich.

The restriction level for your return to Zurich, Switzerland from Germany is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Zurich from Magdeburg restricted?

Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Zurich from Magdeburg?

Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 25/06/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Zurich from Magdeburg closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways to travel between Zurich and Magdeburg including taking a coach, flight, ferry or train.

A ferry service offers the cheapest way to travel from Zurich to Magdeburg, which costs on average £1.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Magdeburg:

A ferry is generally £36 less than a coach for the same trip. A coach costs on average £36 from Zurich to Magdeburg.

A ferry is £181 less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Zurich to Magdeburg costing on average £181.

A ferry journey is usually £52 less than a journey to Magdeburg by train, which costs on average £52 for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Magdeburg from Zurich is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 25 min.

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

In comparison, going by coach can take 15 h 45 min   on average.

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In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 8 h 19 min.

The Zurich to Magdeburg distance is approximately 355 miles (573 km).

The average frequency per day from Zurich to Magdeburg is:

  • 1 coach a day.
  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Zurich to Magdeburg as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Most travellers who purchase a coach ticket from Zurich to Magdeburg depart from Zürich, Sihlquai Bus Terminal (Carparkplatz Sihlquai) to Magdeburg, ZOB.
  • Most travellers who purchase a train ticket from Zurich to Magdeburg depart from Zürich HB to Magdeburg Hbf.

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

  • Flixbus can get you to Magdeburg by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Flixbus from Zurich to Magdeburg for £36 on Omio.
  • Swiss can get you to Magdeburg by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Swiss from Zurich to Magdeburg for £181 on Omio.
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Magdeburg by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Zurich to Magdeburg for £52 on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Zurich to Magdeburg often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Munich or Hamburg. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Zurich and Magdeburg itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Magdeburg and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Coach tickets cost £36 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost £181 one way on average.
  • Ferry tickets cost on average £1 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £52 one way.

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

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