Magdeburg to Erfurt by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 24m
  • Distance
    135 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 36m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Magdeburg to Erfurt by train

Fast trains from Magdeburg to Erfurt take around 2 hours and 24 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 135 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Magdeburg and Erfurt.

1. Are there direct trains from Magdeburg to Erfurt?

Direct trains from Magdeburg to Erfurt have been found.

We usually find around 13 direct trains on the route from Magdeburg to Erfurt every weekday.

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

2. How long is the train journey from Magdeburg to Erfurt?

The Magdeburg to Erfurt train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 24 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Magdeburg to Erfurt train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Erfurt is usually scheduled to depart Magdeburg around 04:33 and the last train is around 20:26. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Magdeburg around 06:08, and the last at 20:26.

When to book Magdeburg to Erfurt 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 Magdeburg to Erfurt by train.

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Which train companies operate between Magdeburg and Erfurt?

Regional-Express is the train company that operates on the route from Magdeburg to Erfurt.

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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