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Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf by train

It takes an average of 3h 02m to travel from Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf by train, over a distance of around 121 miles (195 km). There are normally 35 trains per day travelling from Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf and tickets for this journey start from €17.50 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 2h 41m
Price€17.50 - €100
Distance121 miles (195 km)
Frequency35 trains per day
Departure stationHamburg
Arrival stationMagdeburg Hbf
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsFlixbus

Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf train times

Check out the next trains departing from Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf for tirsdag 1. des. 2020. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
10:01 12:57 2h 56m, 1 change
11:01 13:54 2h 53m, 1 change
11:57 14:50 2h 53m, 1 change
12:01 14:57 2h 56m, 1 change
12:51 15:44 2h 53m, 1 change
13:01 15:54 2h 53m, 1 change
13:57 16:50 2h 53m, 1 change
14:01 16:50 2h 49m, 2 changes
14:01 16:58 2h 57m, 1 change
14:51 17:44 2h 53m, 1 change

Cheap train tickets from Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf

Train tickets from Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf start at €17.50 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €52.46.
lowest price found
from17.50
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price47.81
on the day
avg. single price52.46

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf take?

The average journey time by train between Hamburg and Magdeburg Hbf is 3 hours and 2 minutes, with around 35 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Hamburg and Magdeburg Hbf by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf is 2 hours and 41 minutes.

How much does the train from Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf cost?

Train ticket prices from Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf can start from as little as €17.50 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf?

No, there are no direct train services from Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf. Travelling from Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf leave?

The first train from Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf leaves at 03:20. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf leave?

The last train from Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf leaves at 22:46. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Hamburg and Magdeburg Hbf by train?

Trains travelling from Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf cover a distance of around 121 miles (195 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Hamburg to Magdeburg Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 01/12/2020. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 22/11/2020 for travel on 15/10/2020 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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