• Our partners include:

  • RailEurope
  • Deutsche Bahn
  • Trenitalia
  • SNCF
  • Flixbus
  • RENFE
  • Ouibus
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner

There are 10 ways to get from Budapest to Magdeburg by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Budapest to Berlin Tegel, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) BUD - TXL
  2. Take the train from S Charlottenburg Bhf to Magdeburg, Hauptbahnhof

$69 - $186

Cheapest option

Fly Budapest to Berlin Schoenefeld, train  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) BUD - SXF
  2. Take the train from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf to Magdeburg, Hauptbahnhof

$56 - $155

8 alternative options

Fly Budapest to Leipzig, train  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Leipzig (LEJ) BUD - LEJ
  2. Take the train from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Magdeburg Hbf

$98 - $351

Fly Budapest to Hannover, train  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Hannover (HAJ) BUD - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Magdeburg Hbf

$87 - $265

Fly Budapest to Hamburg, train  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Hamburg (HAM) BUD - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Magdeburg Hbf

$136 - $342

Train to Vienna, fly to Leipzig, train  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Leipzig (LEJ) VIE - LEJ
  3. Take the train from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Magdeburg Hbf

$168 - $402

Train via Nürnberg Hbf  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Magdeburg Hbf Ic

$214 - $321

Train  •  12 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Nyugati to Dresden Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Magdeburg Hbf Ic

$202 - $290

Bus  •  17 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Magdeburg 1926

$61 - $111

Drive  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Magdeburg 557.3 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Magdeburg is to fly and train which costs 15 000 Ft - 44 000 Ft and takes 7 h 17 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Budapest to Magdeburg is to fly and train which costs 19 000 Ft - 55 000 Ft and takes 6 h 41 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Magdeburg. However, there are services departing from Kelenföld and arriving at Magdeburg Hbf via Wien Hbf, Nürnberg Hbf and Halle(Saale)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 39 min.

More details

The distance between Budapest and Magdeburg is 739 km. The road distance is 891.7 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Budapest to Magdeburg without a car is to train which takes 11 h 39 min and costs 60 000 Ft - 90 000 Ft.

More details

It takes approximately 6 h 41 min to get from Budapest to Magdeburg, including transfers.

More details

Budapest to Magdeburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Kelenföld station.

More details

The best way to get from Budapest to Magdeburg is to train which takes 11 h 39 min and costs 60 000 Ft - 90 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17 000 Ft - 32 000 Ft and takes 17 h 4 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

Search flights

Budapest to Magdeburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Magdeburg Hbf station.

More details

Map of how to get from Budapest to Magdeburg.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 462.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 41 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Magdeburg, Germany?

You can take a train from Budapest to Magdeburg via Wien Hbf, Nürnberg Hbf, and Halle(Saale)Hbf in around 11 h 39 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Budapest to Magdeburg 4 times a week. Tickets cost $60 - $110 and the journey takes 15 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Budapest to Leipzig via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Budapest to Leipzig via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Budapest to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Vienna to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Berlin Tegel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Budapest to Leipzig via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Budapest to Hannover via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Vienna to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Budapest to Berlin Tegel via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Budapest to Leipzig via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Budapest to Leipzig via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Budapest to Leipzig via Hamburg, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Budapest to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Budapest to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Hannover via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $160
Flights from Budapest to Hannover
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Hannover via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $120
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Hamburg via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from S Charlottenburg Bhf to Magdeburg, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Magdeburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf to Magdeburg, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Magdeburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Magdeburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Budapest-Nyugati to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
9 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hbf to Magdeburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Magdeburg
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around Germany

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Magdeburg is 892 km. It takes approximately 8 h 14 min to drive from Budapest to Magdeburg.

Get driving directions

easyJet, Eurowings, Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Budapest Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport.

Search flights

Book your Budapest to Magdeburg train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and two other operators.

Search and book

There are 73+ hotels available in Magdeburg. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 33 min and costs 350 Ft.

More details