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from Basel to Magdeburg

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Travel Information between Basel and Magdeburg

distanceDistance363 miles (585 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range$56 - $69
fastestFastest modeFlight • $56 (€47) • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight or train to travel 363 miles (585 km) from Basel to Magdeburg. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are easyJet or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Basel to Magdeburg.

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Am I allowed to travel from Basel, Switzerland to Magdeburg, Germany?

Travel between Basel, Switzerland and Magdeburg, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Switzerland enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Magdeburg from Basel?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Magdeburg, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 1/16/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Basel and Magdeburg.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Switzerland from Magdeburg, Germany?

The current restriction level for returning to Basel, Switzerland from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Basel, Switzerland from Magdeburg, Germany?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Basel from Magdeburg?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Which rules do I need to follow in Basel, Switzerland regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Switzerland must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/13/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Basel from Magdeburg here.

How do I go from Basel to Magdeburg?

There are 2 ways to get from Basel to Magdeburg: flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Basel to Magdeburg?

The cheapest way to go to Magdeburg from Basel is by taking a flight, which costs on average $56 (€47).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Magdeburg:

Taking a flight is about $13 (€11) less than taking a train, which costs on average $69 (€58) for this journey.

How many miles from Basel to Magdeburg would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 363 miles (585 km) between Basel and Magdeburg.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Basel to Magdeburg?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Basel to Magdeburg:

  • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Basel to Magdeburg depart from Basel SBB to Magdeburg Hbf.

Which travel operators can get me to Magdeburg from Basel?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Basel to Magdeburg, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with easyJet to go to Magdeburg by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find easyJet Basel to Magdeburg tickets on Omio for $56 (€47).
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Magdeburg by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Basel to Magdeburg for $69 (€58).

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Basel and Magdeburg ends?

Many of our customers traveling from Basel to Magdeburg don't make Magdeburg their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Magdeburg are Berlin, Munich or Hamburg, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Magdeburg to any of these top destinations today!

When should I book a ticket from Basel to Magdeburg online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Basel to Magdeburg, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing $56 (€47) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $69 (€58) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Basel to Magdeburg online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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