The cheapest trains from Zurich to Magdeburg

Showing times and prices for Oct 19

Cheapest

$76

Average

$118

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.

Cheapest
09:38PMZürich HB12h16 09:54AMMagdeburg Hbf
5 changes
$761One-way
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09:36PMZürich HB12h18 09:54AMMagdeburg Hbf
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$761One-way
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07:59PMZürich HB9h56 05:55AMMagdeburg Hbf
0 changes
$761One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:37AMZürich HB9h17 05:54PMMagdeburg Hbf
3 changes
$861One-way
09:38PMZürich HB11h18 08:56AMMagdeburg Hbf
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$881One-way

Timetable Zurich to Magdeburg

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12:08AMZürich HB12h45 12:53PMMagdeburg Hbf
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05:59AMZürich HB7h55 01:54PMMagdeburg Hbf
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06:59AMZürich HB7h57 02:56PMMagdeburg Hbf
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07:59AMZürich HB7h55 03:54PMMagdeburg Hbf
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08:37AMZürich HB9h17 05:54PMMagdeburg Hbf
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08:59AMZürich HB7h59 04:58PMMagdeburg Hbf
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09:59AMZürich HB7h55 05:54PMMagdeburg Hbf
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10:59AMZürich HB7h59 06:58PMMagdeburg Hbf
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11:59AMZürich HB7h55 07:54PMMagdeburg Hbf
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12:59PMZürich HB7h57 08:56PMMagdeburg Hbf
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01:59PMZürich HB7h55 09:54PMMagdeburg Hbf
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02:59PMZürich HB8h03 11:02PMMagdeburg Hbf
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03:37PMZürich HB9h09 12:46AMMagdeburg Hbf
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03:59PMZürich HB9h07 01:06AMMagdeburg Hbf
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03:59PMZürich HB8h38 12:37AMMagdeburg Hbf
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04:59PMZürich HB11h03 04:02AMMagdeburg Hbf
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05:37PMZürich HB10h25 04:02AMMagdeburg Hbf
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07:59PMZürich HB9h56 05:55AMMagdeburg Hbf
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09:36PMZürich HB11h20 08:56AMMagdeburg Hbf
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09:36PMZürich HB11h20 08:56AMMagdeburg Hbf
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09:36PMZürich HB12h18 09:54AMMagdeburg Hbf
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09:38PMZürich HB11h18 08:56AMMagdeburg Hbf
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09:38PMZürich HB12h16 09:54AMMagdeburg Hbf
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09:40PMZürich HB14h16 11:56AMMagdeburg Hbf
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10:08PMZürich HB13h46 11:54AMMagdeburg Hbf
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10:32PMZürich HB13h22 11:54AMMagdeburg Hbf
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Mon
Oct 18
$76Deutsche Bahn
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Tue
Oct 19
$76Deutsche Bahn
$154Tuifly
Wed
Oct 20
$23Deutsche Bahn
$154Eurowings
Thu
Oct 21
$32Deutsche Bahn
$154Eurowings

The fastest trains from Zurich to Magdeburg

Showing times and prices for Oct 19

Fastest Journey

7 h 55 m

Average

9 h 59 m

Trains per day

26

Distance

574 km

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.

Fastest
07:59AMZürich HB7h55 03:54PMMagdeburg Hbf
1 changes
$1251One-way
Fastest
01:59PMZürich HB7h55 09:54PMMagdeburg Hbf
1 changes
$1251One-way
Fastest
09:59AMZürich HB7h55 05:54PMMagdeburg Hbf
1 changes
$1011One-way
Fastest
05:59AMZürich HB7h55 01:54PMMagdeburg Hbf
1 changes
$1451One-way
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11:59AMZürich HB7h55 07:54PMMagdeburg Hbf
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$1011One-way

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Train Information to Magdeburg from Zurich

distanceDistance355 miles (573 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price$52 (€42)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche 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.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn between Zurich and Magdeburg

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.

Deutsche Bahn

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:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Zurich to Magdeburg
Travel by train to Magdeburg 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 Zurich to Magdeburg.
FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Zurich and Magdeburg?

Travel by train between Zurich, Switzerland and Magdeburg, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Magdeburg from Zurich restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Zurich?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Magdeburg, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

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

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Zurich, Switzerland from Magdeburg, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Zurich from Magdeburg?

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Magdeburg?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

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.

How much does a cheap train to Magdeburg from Zurich cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Zurich and Magdeburg for the next 7 days starting from $23 (€19)  one way.
How much is a train ticket between Zurich and Magdeburg?
The train price from Zurich to Magdeburg is on average $52 (€42)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
How many miles is it from Zurich to Magdeburg by train?
The distance between Zurich and Magdeburg by train is approximately 355 miles (573 km).
How long is the train from Zurich to Magdeburg?
The train time to Magdeburg from Zurich is on average 9 h 17 min  for the 355 miles (573 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Zurich to Magdeburg by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Zurich to Magdeburg depart from? Which Magdeburg train station do I come into from Zurich?

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.

Where is the train station in Zurich to go to Magdeburg? Where is the train station in Magdeburg located?

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.

What train companies go from Zurich to Magdeburg?
When taking a train from Zurich to Magdeburg, you can count on Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Magdeburg. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Zurich to Magdeburg and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Are there any direct trains from Zurich to Magdeburg?
Yes, there are 4 direct trains to Magdeburg from Zurich per day with Deutsche Bahn  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
How many train services are there to Magdeburg from Zurich a day?
The average number of trains departing Zurich for Magdeburg is 4 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Zurich to Magdeburg? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train for this trip departs from Zurich at 6: 37 AM. The last train leaves from Zurich at 7: 59 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Zurich to Magdeburg and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase train tickets between Zurich and Magdeburg to score the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you buy train tickets between Zurich and Magdeburg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $52 (€42) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Zurich to Magdeburg a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zurich
Magdeburg
Zürich HB is the most popular Zurich 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 Zurich for your trip to Magdeburg.