Magdeburg to Dresden train

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Cheap train tickets from Magdeburg to Dresden

Showing times and prices for Apr 16

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Magdeburg to Dresden is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
07:01AM2h39
Magdeburg
09:40AMDresden
$171One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
11:10AM2h28
Magdeburg
01:38PMDresden
$171One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
11:01AM2h38
Magdeburg
01:39PMDresden
$291One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:11AM5h32
Magdeburg
01:43PMDresden
$341One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
09:01AM2h38
Magdeburg
11:39AMDresden
$361One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Magdeburg to Dresden

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, April 16
Deutsche Bahn
09:01AM2h38
Magdeburg
11:39AMDresden
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:01AM2h39
Magdeburg
09:40AMDresden
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
11:01AM2h38
Magdeburg
01:39PMDresden
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
11:10AM2h28
Magdeburg
01:38PMDresden
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:11AM5h32
Magdeburg
01:43PMDresden
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Magdeburg to Dresden

Showing times and prices for Apr 16

Fastest Journey

2 h 28 m

Average

3 h 11 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

188 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Magdeburg for Dresden every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
11:10AM2h28
Magdeburg
01:38PMDresden
$171One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
09:01AM2h38
Magdeburg
11:39AMDresden
$361One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
11:01AM2h38
Magdeburg
01:39PMDresden
$291One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:01AM2h39
Magdeburg
09:40AMDresden
$171One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:11AM5h32
Magdeburg
01:43PMDresden
$341One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Magdeburg to Dresden

distanceDistance117 miles (188 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price$28 (€25)
frequencyTrain frequency13 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Magdeburg to Dresden cover the 117 miles (188 km) long route taking on average 2 h 28 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 13 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $28 (€25), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $15 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Magdeburg Hbf and arrive in Dresden Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Magdeburg to Dresden trains

For as little as $17 (€15) you can travel by train between Magdeburg and Dresden with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains from Magdeburg to Dresden. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

Deutsche Bahn from Magdeburg to Dresden train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 33 min
  • Cheapest Price: $17
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 13 a day

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Magdeburg to Dresden

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Magdeburg to Dresden with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to DB Lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Inter City Express (ICE)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at the restaurant
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to DB lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Intercity (IC)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to DB Lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Intercity (IC)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to DB lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Regional Express (RE)

1st class & 2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Regionalbahn (RB)

1st class & 2nd class
  • No Wi-Fi
  • Power sockets on some trains
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

FAQs: Trains from Magdeburg to Dresden

FAQs: Travel by train from Magdeburg to Dresden 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 Dresden.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Magdeburg to Dresden can start from as little as $15 (€13) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Magdeburg to Dresden is $28 (€25); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Magdeburg to Dresden train travel time is 2 h 28 min   for the 117 mile (188 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Magdeburg to Dresden leaves at 7: 01 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Magdeburg to Dresden leaves at 3: 26 PM.
There are 13 trains a day from Magdeburg to Dresden which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Magdeburg to Dresden train with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey to Dresden from Magdeburg as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Magdeburg, you have various train station options to start your route from including Magdeburg Hbf, Magdeburg-Neustadt station and Bahnhof Magdeburg-Buckau. When arriving in Dresden, you can end your trip in train stations like Dresden Hbf, Dresden-Neustadt station and Dresden Flughafen.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Magdeburg Hbf, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Dresden Hbf, located 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Magdeburg to Dresden by train is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Dresden from Magdeburg including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Magdeburg and Dresden

Magdeburg
Dresden
Magdeburg Hbf is the most popular Magdeburg railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Magdeburg for your trip to Dresden.
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ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
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Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
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