The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Zurich to Magdeburg will cost around $ 118 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 76.
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7 h 55 m
9 h 59 m
Trains per day
Of the 26 trains that leave Zurich for Magdeburg every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 574 km distance in an average of 9 h 59 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 7 h 55 m .
The slowest trains will take 14 h 16 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||355 miles (573 km)|
|Average train duration||9 h 17 min|
|Average train ticket price||$52 (€42)|
|Train frequency||4 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 4 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Zurich to Magdeburg cover the 355 miles (573 km) long journey taking on average 9 h 17 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $23 (€19), but the average price of train tickets is $52 (€42). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Magdeburg Hbf.
Deutsche Bahn trains will get you from Zurich to Magdeburg from $23 (€19). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Find your perfect route between Zurich and Magdeburg with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train schedules between Zurich and Magdeburg and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance from Zurich to Magdeburg by DB is 355 miles (573 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket from Zurich to Magdeburg is $23 (€19).
DB is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day. A special feature of DB 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 at Omio.
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.
Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your Deutsche Bahn train ticket from Zurich to Magdeburg:
Travel by train between Zurich, Switzerland and Magdeburg, Germany is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 10/17/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Zurich and Magdeburg closer to your date of departure here
Return travel from Germany to Switzerland is: Partially open.
Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 10/15/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Zurich from Magdeburg.
When taking a train from Zurich, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station. When you arrive in Magdeburg, your train can arrive in train stations including Magdeburg Hbf, Magdeburg-Neustadt and Magdeburg-Buckau.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Zürich HB to Magdeburg Hbf.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Zürich HB, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Zurich. The most popular arrival train station in Magdeburg, called Magdeburg Hbf, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city center.
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