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from Magdeburg to Hamburg

You can get from Magdeburg to Hamburg by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Magdeburg to Hamburg on Aug 3 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:10PMMagdeburg Hbf3h05 09:15PMHamburg Hbf
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05:10AMMagdeburg Hbf3h14 08:24AMHamburg Hbf
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08:10AMMagdeburg Hbf3h02 11:12AMHamburg Hbf
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10:10AMMagdeburg Hbf3h01 01:11PMHamburg Hbf
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04:10PMMagdeburg Hbf3h01 07:11PMHamburg Hbf
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Aug 2
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Aug 3
$34Deutsche Bahn
Aug 4
$36Deutsche Bahn
Aug 5
$30Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Aug 6
$23Deutsche Bahn
Aug 7
$30Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Aug 8
$23Deutsche Bahn
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Aug 9
$25Deutsche Bahn
Aug 10
$25Deutsche Bahn
Aug 11
$25Deutsche Bahn
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Aug 12
$23Deutsche Bahn
Aug 14
$30Deutsche Bahn
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Travel Information to Hamburg from Magdeburg

distanceDistance120 miles (194 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$23 - $35
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $23 (€18) • 4 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $35 (€28) • 2 h 51 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus or train to travel 120 miles (194 km) between Magdeburg and Hamburg. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 51 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $23 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Magdeburg to Hamburg.

Travel Tips

Travel from Magdeburg to Hamburg
Travel to Hamburg 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 Magdeburg to Hamburg.
What are the ways to get from Magdeburg to Hamburg?

You can travel between Magdeburg and Hamburg 2 different ways: bus or train.

What is the distance between Magdeburg and Hamburg?

Hamburg is approximately 120 miles (194 km) away from Magdeburg.

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

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

  • Most travelers board their bus from Magdeburg, ZOB and arrive in Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Magdeburg Hbf and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.
Which travel companies can get me from Magdeburg to Hamburg?

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

  • You can go to Hamburg from Magdeburg by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $23 (€18) with Flixbus from Magdeburg to Hamburg on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Magdeburg to Hamburg with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for $35 (€28) with Deutsche Bahn from Magdeburg to Hamburg.
Where should I go next after I travel from Magdeburg to Hamburg?
Looking to extend your trip from Magdeburg to Hamburg? Many Omio customers who go from Magdeburg to Hamburg usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Copenhagen or Amsterdam. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Copenhagen or Amsterdam from Hamburg, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I purchase Magdeburg to Hamburg tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $23 (€18) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $35 (€28) one way on average for this journey.

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

What is the cheapest way to get from Magdeburg to Hamburg?

The cheapest way to go to Hamburg from Magdeburg is by taking a bus, which costs on average $23 (€18).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Hamburg:

A bus is $12 (€10) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Magdeburg to Hamburg costing on average $35 (€28).

What is the quickest way from Magdeburg to Hamburg?

The fastest way to get to Hamburg from Magdeburg is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 51 min.

Other travel options to Hamburg can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 4 h 10 min   on average.


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Magdeburg - ZOB
Magdeburg, Konrad-Adenauer-Platz
Magdeburg, ZOB am Hbf.

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