Directions from Frankfurt am Main to Magdeburg

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Ice
  2. Ic

$97 - $140

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  5 h 1 min

  1. 260.5 miles

$26

8 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 28 min

  1. N14

$26 - $70

Bus, train  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Re

$48 - $84

Night train  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Nj

$85 - $130

Drive  •  3 h 42 min

  1. 262.8 miles

$55 - $80

Fly to Leipzig, train  •  4 h 16 min

  1. FRA - LEJ

$104 - $276

Fly to Berlin Tegel, train  •  4 h 52 min

  1. FRA - TXL

$89 - $221

Fly to Hannover, train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. FRA - HAJ

$122 - $360

Fly to Bremen, train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. FRA - BRE

$157 - $381

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 11 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
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and 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
Flights from Frankfurt to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 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
$70 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Magdeburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Magdeburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Magdeburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Magdeburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin-Charlottenburg to Magdeburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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
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
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $24
Schedules at
deinbus.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Frankfurt to Magdeburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Magdeburg is 304 km. The road distance is 421 km.

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

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

Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Frankfurt(Main)Süd and arriving at Magdeburg Hbf. The journey takes approximately 5 h 6 min.

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.

It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Magdeburg, including transfers.