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Travelling from Magdeburg to Dresden by train

Fast trains from Magdeburg to Dresden take around 2 hours and 31 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 189 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Magdeburg and Dresden.

Are there direct trains from Magdeburg to Dresden?

Direct trains from Magdeburg to Dresden have been found.

We usually find around 12 direct trains on the route from Magdeburg to Dresden every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 10 departures.

How long is the train journey from Magdeburg to Dresden?

The Magdeburg to Dresden train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 31 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Magdeburg to Dresden train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Dresden is usually scheduled to depart Magdeburg around 05:59 and the last train is around 20:02. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Magdeburg around 04:04, and the last at 21:05.

When to book Magdeburg to Dresden 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 Dresden by train.

Which train companies operate between Magdeburg and Dresden?

InterCity is the train company that operates on the route from Magdeburg to Dresden.

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 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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