Cologne to Magdeburg by train
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Travelling from Cologne to Magdeburg by train
Fast trains from Cologne to Magdeburg take around 4 hours and 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 349 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cologne and Magdeburg.
1. Are there direct trains from Cologne to Magdeburg?
Direct trains from Cologne to Magdeburg have been found.
We usually find around 16 direct trains on the route from Cologne to Magdeburg every weekday.
Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.
2. How long is the train journey from Cologne to Magdeburg?
The Cologne to Magdeburg train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Cologne to Magdeburg train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Magdeburg is usually scheduled to depart Cologne around 07:12 and the last train is around 23:44.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Cologne to Magdeburg train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Cologne to Magdeburg are $22.98.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $80, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Cologne to Magdeburg train tickets?
Trains in Germany usually open for booking around 6 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Cologne to Magdeburg by train.
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Which train companies operate between Cologne and Magdeburg?
More than one train company operates on the route from Cologne to Magdeburg, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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