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from Dresden to Magdeburg

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Travel Information to Magdeburg from Dresden

distanceDistance117 miles (188 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $28
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $24 (€22) • 2 h 39 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $24 (€22) • 2 h 39 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus or train to travel 117 miles (188 km) to Magdeburg from Dresden. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 39 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€22). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Dresden to Magdeburg.

Travel Tips: Travel from Dresden to Magdeburg

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 Dresden to Magdeburg.

What are the ways to get from Dresden to Magdeburg?

There are 2 ways to travel from Dresden to Magdeburg including taking a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Dresden to Magdeburg?

The cheapest way to travel to Magdeburg from Dresden is by taking a train with an average price of $24 (€22).

This is compared to other travel options to Magdeburg:

Taking a train is about $3 (€3) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $28 (€25) for this route.

What is the fastest way from Dresden to Magdeburg?

The fastest way to get to Magdeburg from Dresden is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 39 min.

Other travel options to Magdeburg can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 3 h 45 min   on average.

What is the distance between Dresden and Magdeburg?

The distance from Dresden to Magdeburg is approximately 117 miles (188 km).

How many services a day are there from Dresden to Magdeburg?

The average frequency per day from Dresden to Magdeburg is:

  • 16 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Dresden and Magdeburg as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling between Dresden and Magdeburg, where do I depart from Dresden and where do I arrive in Magdeburg?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Dresden to Magdeburg:

  • Buses from Dresden to Magdeburg most often leave from Dresden, Flughafen Station and arrive in Magdeburg, ZOB.
  • Trains mostly leave from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and tend to arrive in Magdeburg Hbf.

Which travel companies can get me from Dresden to Magdeburg?

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

  • You can travel to Magdeburg from Dresden by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $28 (€25) with Flixbus from Dresden to Magdeburg.
  • You can go to Magdeburg from Dresden by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $24 (€22) with Deutsche Bahn from Dresden to Magdeburg on Omio.

Can I travel directly from Dresden to Magdeburg?

Yes, there are direct routes from Dresden to Magdeburg with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct train to Magdeburg with Deutsche Bahn with 16 direct trains per day.

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

Where should I go next after I travel between Dresden and Magdeburg?

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

How far in advance should I purchase my Dresden to Magdeburg one way ticket online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Dresden to Magdeburg, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $28 (€25) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $24 (€22) one way.

But we recommend booking Dresden to Magdeburg tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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