The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Essen to Magdeburg is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
This is the last train of the day.
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3 h 34 m
5 h 13 m
Trains per day
Of the 6 trains that leave Essen for Magdeburg every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||202 miles (326 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 17 min|
|Average train ticket price||$45 (€41)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or FlixTrain|
Trains from Essen to Magdeburg cover the 202 miles (326 km) long route taking on average 4 h 17 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or FlixTrain. 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 $14 (€13), but the average price of train tickets is $45 (€41). Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Magdeburg Hbf.
For as little as $14 (€13) you can travel by train between Essen and Magdeburg with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider 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 Essen 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 bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Deutsche Bahn from Essen to Magdeburg train information:
When taking the train from Essen to Magdeburg, you can choose to depart from train stations like Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen. Your journey can end in train stations such as Magdeburg Hbf, Magdeburg-Neustadt and Magdeburg-Buckau.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Essen Hbf and arrive in Magdeburg Hbf.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Essen Hbf and travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Magdeburg Hbf and need to travel approximately 0.2 miles (339 m) from the train station to the city center in Magdeburg.
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