There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Magdeburg by plane, train, bus, night train, night bus or car

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Fly to Leipzig, train  •  3 h 6 min

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

$95 - $259

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Night bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the night bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Magdeburg N14

$30 - $45

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Fly to Berlin Tegel, train  •  3 h 48 min

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

$81 - $200

Fly to Hannover, train  •  4 h 9 min

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

$111 - $343

Train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Braunschweig Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Braunschweig Hbf to Magdeburg Hbf Ic

$97 - $140

Bus  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Magdeburg

$41 - $85

Train, night train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Fulda Ice
  2. Take the night train from Fulda to Magdeburg Hbf Nj

$94 - $141

Drive  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Magdeburg 268.6 miles

$55 - $85

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Magdeburg. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Magdeburg. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Magdeburg Hbf via Braunschweig Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Magdeburg is 314 km. The road distance is 429.8 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Magdeburg without a car is to train which takes 4 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Magdeburg, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Magdeburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport station.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Magdeburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Magdeburg is to train which takes 4 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 42 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Leipzig Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Magdeburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Magdeburg station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Magdeburg.
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  • Distance: 196.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 6 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Magdeburg, Germany?

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Magdeburg via Braunschweig Hbf in around 4 h 11 min. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Magdeburg once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $70 and the journey takes 6 h 28 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Frankfurt to Hannover
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
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 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 Charlottenburg Bhf to Magdeburg, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Magdeburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Braunschweig Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Braunschweig Hbf to Magdeburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Fulda
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Fulda to Magdeburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Magdeburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
eurolines.de
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Magdeburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Magdeburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Magdeburg Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Magdeburg is 430 km. It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Magdeburg.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Leipzig Airport.

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Book your Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Magdeburg bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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