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Magdeburg-Nordhausen Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Magdeburg to Nordhausen?

Lowest Price€22.20
Fastest Train2h 12m
Trains Per Day113
Train Lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Magdeburg to Nordhausen right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from Magdeburg to Nordhausen?

In the last month, €25.38 was the average price of a train ticket from Magdeburg, ST to Nordhausen, TH. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Magdeburg to Nordhausen?

The distance between Magdeburg and Nordhausen is approximately 56 miles, or 90 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 3 hours and 30 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 12 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Magdeburg to Nordhausen are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Magdeburg at 00:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 23:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Magdeburg to Nordhausen?

There are 113 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Nordhausen to Magdeburg. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Magdeburg to Nordhausen for €16.23.

Which train should you take from Magdeburg to Nordhausen?

2 train services operate from Magdeburg, Saxony-Anhalt to Nordhausen, Free State of Thuringia. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 94 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn943h 26m€25.67
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company193h 50m€25.15

Where is the train station in Magdeburg?

Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 6 stops and stations in Magdeburg where you can board the train:

  • Magdeburg Südost
  • Magdeburg-Rothensee
  • Beyendorf
  • Magdeburg Herrenkrug
  • Magdeburg-Eichenweiler
  • Magdeburg-Salbke

Where is the train station in Nordhausen?

Nordhausen receives travelers from Magdeburg at its two active train stations:

  • Train Station
  • Nordhausen-Salza

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