There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Magdeburg by train, bus, night train, rideshare, car or plane

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

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Train  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Magdeburg Hbf Ic

$99 - $147

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Frankfurt to Magdeburg 260.5 miles

$25

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Bus  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Magdeburg N14

$25 - $70

Night train  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the night train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Magdeburg Hbf Nj

$85 - $120

Drive  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Magdeburg 262.8 miles

$55 - $80

Fly to Leipzig, train  •  4 h 19 min

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

$103 - $275

Fly to Berlin Tegel, train  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) FRA - TXL
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Magdeburg Hbf

$88 - $219

Fly to Hannover, train  •  5 h 22 min

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

$117 - $359

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Magdeburg is to rideshare which costs 22€ and takes 5 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Magdeburg is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3 h 42 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Magdeburg is 304 km. The road distance is 420.5 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Magdeburg, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt Hbf and arriving at Magdeburg. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 28 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Frankfurt(Main)Süd and arriving at Magdeburg Hbf. This train operates Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 2 min.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Frankfurt am Main and Magdeburg. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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  • Distance: 189.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 14 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Magdeburg, Germany?

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Magdeburg via Hannover Hbf in around 4 h 14 min. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Magdeburg once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $70 and the journey takes 6 h 28 min. FlixBus also services this route once daily.

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 Friday
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 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
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
Night train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Magdeburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Magdeburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Magdeburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Magdeburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Frankfurt to Magdeburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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