The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Magdeburg to Cologne 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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4 h 43 m
5 h 7 m
Trains per day
Of the 4 trains that leave Magdeburg for Cologne every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||216 miles (349 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 43 min|
|Average train ticket price||$38 (€33)|
|Train frequency||14 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn with connection, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Magdeburg to Cologne cover the 216 miles (349 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 43 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $17 (€15), but the average price of train tickets is $38 (€33). Travelers depart most frequently from Magdeburg Hbf and arrive in Köln Hbf.
Find the best trains from Magdeburg to Cologne with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $17 (€15). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider 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 Cologne train.
Deutsche Bahn from Magdeburg to Cologne train information:
Some of the Magdeburg train stations to Cologne you can start your journey from include Magdeburg Hbf, Magdeburg-Neustadt and Magdeburg-Buckau. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Cologne include Köln Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz and Köln/Bonn Flughafen.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Magdeburg Hbf and arriving in Köln Hbf.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Magdeburg Hbf and travel around 0.2 miles (339 m) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Köln Hbf and need to travel approximately 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the train station to the city center in Cologne.
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