How to travel from Zurich to Magdeburg

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Travel Information between Zurich and Magdeburg

distanceDistance355 miles (572 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$40 - $87
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $40 (€35) • 15 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $87 (€76) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, SWISS or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 355 miles (572 km) by train, bus or flight to Magdeburg from Zurich. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are FlixBus, SWISS or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Zurich to Magdeburg.

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from Zurich to Magdeburg

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

Our recommendation

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

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Deutsche Bahn

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Travel between Zurich and Magdeburg on Deutsche Bahn, easyJet and FlixBus travel with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of travel services in Germany, making on average 40,000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn 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 for your travel from Zurich to Magdeburg. DB uses different types of travel 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 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.

      EasyJet is a British multinational low-cost airline headquartered at London Luton Airport (LTN). It’s the largest UK-based carrier based on the number of passengers carried. EasyJet flies to over 150 destinations across Europe and North Africa, making it a popular budget airline for travelers. To keep fares as low as possible, easyJet tickets are non-refundable and no complimentary snacks are provided onboard. All fare types include allowance of one small personal bag, while additional fees apply for carry-on luggage and checked luggage.

        FAQs: Travel from Zurich 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 Zurich to Magdeburg.

        There are 3 travel options between Zurich and Magdeburg. You can take a train, bus or flight.

        The cheapest way to travel between Zurich and Magdeburg is a bus with an average price of $40 (€35).

        This is compared to other travel options from Zurich to Magdeburg:

        A bus is $47 (€41) less than a flight with an average ticket price of $87 (€76) from Zurich to Magdeburg.

        Taking a bus costs $11 (€10) less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of $51 (€45).

        The fastest way from Zurich to Magdeburg is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 30 min.

        There are alternative travel options to Magdeburg that take longer:

        Getting to Magdeburg by bus takes 15 h 45 min on average.

        Getting to Magdeburg by train takes 7 h 55 min on average.

        You should expect to travel around 355 miles (572 km) between Zurich and Magdeburg.

        The average frequency per day from Zurich to Magdeburg is:

        • Around 1 bus per day.
        • Around 1 train per day.

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

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

        • Buses mostly depart from Zürich, Sihlquai Bus Terminal (Carparkplatz Sihlquai) and arrive in Magdeburg, ZOB.
        • Trains most often depart from Zurich at Zürich Hbf and arrive in Magdeburg at Magdeburg Hbf.

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

        • You can go to Magdeburg from Zurich by bus with FlixBus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $40 (€35) with FlixBus from Zurich to Magdeburg on Omio.
        • You can take a flight from Zurich to Magdeburg with SWISS, LAER or easyJet. Cheap tickets can be found for $87 (€76) with easyJet from Zurich to Magdeburg.
        • You can travel by train between Zurich and Magdeburg with Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE or SBB, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Zurich to Magdeburg tickets for $51 (€45) on Omio.

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

        • You can book a direct bus with.
        • You can travel directly by plane with.
        • You'll find direct trains with.

        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.

        Many of our customers who book a trip from Zurich to Magdeburg often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Leipzig, Hamburg, Paris or Prague. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Zurich and Magdeburg itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Magdeburg and any of these top destinations today!

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