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Travelling from Karlsruhe to Magdeburg by train

Fast trains from Karlsruhe to Magdeburg take around 4 hours and 55 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 417 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Karlsruhe and Magdeburg.

Are there direct trains from Karlsruhe to Magdeburg?

Journeys between Karlsruhe and Magdeburg usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 8 departures on the route from Karlsruhe to Magdeburg every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 7 departures.

How long is the train journey from Karlsruhe to Magdeburg?

The Karlsruhe to Magdeburg train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 55 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Karlsruhe to Magdeburg train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Magdeburg is usually scheduled to depart Karlsruhe around 08:00 and the last train is around 00:15. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Karlsruhe around 08:51, and the last at 21:01.

When to book Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe to Magdeburg by train.

Which train companies operate between Karlsruhe and Magdeburg?

More than one train company operates on the route from Karlsruhe to Magdeburg, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Intercity
  • 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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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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