How to travel from Cottbus to Magdeburg

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from Cottbus to Magdeburg

How to get from Cottbus to Magdeburg by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Cottbus to Magdeburg is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information to Magdeburg from Cottbus

distanceDistance117 miles (189 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$38 - $53
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $38 (€33) • 6 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $53 (€46) • 4 h 28 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 117 miles (189 km) by train or bus between Cottbus and Magdeburg. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are FlixBus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Cottbus to Magdeburg.

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Deutsche Bahn

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Find the best route to Magdeburg from Cottbus with Omio's travel partners FlixBus and Deutsche Bahn! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of travel services and makes on average about 40,000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of travel 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 Cottbus to Magdeburg travel.

    FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

      FAQs: Travel from Cottbus to Magdeburg

      FAQs: Travel 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 Cottbus to Magdeburg.

      There are 2 options to travel between Cottbus and Magdeburg including taking a train or bus.

      The cheapest way to get from Cottbus to Magdeburg is by taking a bus with average ticket prices of $38 (€33) compared to other travel options to Magdeburg:

      Taking a bus costs $15 (€13) less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of $53 (€46).

      The fastest way from Cottbus to Magdeburg is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 28 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Magdeburg that take longer:

      Bus takes 6 h 20 min on average.

      The distance from Cottbus to Magdeburg is approximately 117 miles (189 km).

      The average frequency per day from Cottbus to Magdeburg is:

      • 1 bus a day.
      • 5 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Cottbus to Magdeburg as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

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

      • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Cottbus to Magdeburg depart from Cottbus to Magdeburg, ZOB.
      • Most travelers take a train from Cottbus Hbf to Magdeburg Hbf.

      Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Cottbus to Magdeburg:

      • You can go to Magdeburg from Cottbus by bus with FlixBus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $38 (€33) with FlixBus from Cottbus to Magdeburg on Omio.
      • You can go to Magdeburg from Cottbus by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $53 (€46) with Deutsche Bahn from Cottbus to Magdeburg on Omio.

      Yes, there are direct services available from Cottbus to Magdeburg with the following travel companies:

      • 1 direct train per day with Deutsche Bahn.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Magdeburg as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Cottbus to Magdeburg.

      Looking to extend your trip from Cottbus to Magdeburg? Many Omio customers who go from Cottbus to Magdeburg usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Leipzig, Hamburg, Paris or Prague. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Leipzig, Hamburg, Paris or Prague from Magdeburg, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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