New night train takes tourists from German beaches to Austrian ski resorts

New night train takes tourists from German beaches to Austrian ski resorts

A new night train is allowing holidaymakers to travel between the North Sea island of Sylt and the Alpine city of Salzburg.

Deutsche Bahn warns of worst-ever loss due to pandemic

Deutsche Bahn warns of worst-ever loss due to pandemic

Trains to travel between major German cities every 30 minutes

Trains to travel between major German cities every 30 minutes

Restored historic train line to connect Berlin with Prague and Vienna

Restored historic train line to connect Berlin with Prague and Vienna

Loose bolts on high-speed ICE rail line was a ‘possible attack’, say German police

Loose bolts on high-speed ICE rail line was a ‘possible attack’, say German police

Update: Germany to invest €62 billion to modernize rail network

Update: Germany to invest €62 billion to modernize rail network

‘Sometimes flying is cheaper’: The problems and the positives of train travel in Germany
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‘Sometimes flying is cheaper’: The problems and the positives of train travel in Germany

Have your say: How would you rate train travel in Germany?
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‘After Göttingen I got a seat’: Greta Thunberg drawn into Twitter spat with German rail operator

‘After Göttingen I got a seat’: Greta Thunberg drawn into Twitter spat with German rail operator

Have Your Say: How safe do you feel in Germany’s train and underground stations?
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‘More staff not cameras’: Death of man at Berlin U-Bahn station sparks calls for better security

‘More staff not cameras’: Death of man at Berlin U-Bahn station sparks calls for better security

Man accused of pushing German boy under train suffers from schizophrenia

Man accused of pushing German boy under train suffers from schizophrenia

German Interior Minister calls for security control on the Swiss border

German Interior Minister calls for security control on the Swiss border

‘Don’t allow hatred to spread’: Hundreds gather in Frankfurt to mourn child as tensions rise

‘Don’t allow hatred to spread’: Hundreds gather in Frankfurt to mourn child as tensions rise

Suspect accused of pushing boy under German train was on the run from Swiss police

Suspect accused of pushing boy under German train was on the run from Swiss police

‘More police needed’: Killing of child puts focus on safety and security at German train stations

‘More police needed’: Killing of child puts focus on safety and security at German train stations

Boy, 8, dies after being pushed in front of train in Frankfurt

Boy, 8, dies after being pushed in front of train in Frankfurt

Up to 80,000 passangers a day to be delayed by rail project near Düsseldorf

Up to 80,000 passangers a day to be delayed by rail project near Düsseldorf

How to see the very best of Europe this summer
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High speed train hits concrete slabs in northern Germany in suspected sabotage

High speed train hits concrete slabs in northern Germany in suspected sabotage

Update: 12 injured after train and truck collide near Hamburg

Update: 12 injured after train and truck collide near Hamburg

German train driver suspected of faking manhole cover bridge attack

German train driver suspected of faking manhole cover bridge attack

How tickets for long-distance trains in Germany could become much cheaper

How tickets for long-distance trains in Germany could become much cheaper

Passengers shocked after high-speed German ICE train ‘hit by bullets’

Passengers shocked after high-speed German ICE train ‘hit by bullets’

Rail passengers in Germany paid €53.6 million compensation over late trains

Rail passengers in Germany paid €53.6 million compensation over late trains

Drunk high speed train driver heavily over the limit misses stop at Wittenberg

Drunk high speed train driver heavily over the limit misses stop at Wittenberg

High-speed German train bursts into flames between Cologne and Frankfurt

High-speed German train bursts into flames between Cologne and Frankfurt

Train near Swiss border rams into herd of sheep, killing 50 animals

Train near Swiss border rams into herd of sheep, killing 50 animals

Bavarian police arrest traffic controller after train crash claims two lives

Bavarian police arrest traffic controller after train crash claims two lives

Couple attack passengers on Berlin train for interrupting oral sex

Couple attack passengers on Berlin train for interrupting oral sex

Suspect on the run after woman raped on train after Munich football match

Suspect on the run after woman raped on train after Munich football match

Train driver avoids head-on collision at station west of Munich

Train driver avoids head-on collision at station west of Munich

‘Historic’ opening of Berlin-Munich high-speed rail line hit by delays, cancellations

‘Historic’ opening of Berlin-Munich high-speed rail line hit by delays, cancellations

Search for answers starts after 41 injured in train crash near Düsseldorf

Search for answers starts after 41 injured in train crash near Düsseldorf

Passengers left in lurch as train driver forgets to stop in Wolfsburg (again)

Passengers left in lurch as train driver forgets to stop in Wolfsburg (again)

Deutsche Bahn unveils ‘train of future’, complete with gym and TVs

Deutsche Bahn unveils ‘train of future’, complete with gym and TVs

Man clings to side of high-speed train for 25km in pursuit of luggage

Man clings to side of high-speed train for 25km in pursuit of luggage

Test phase begins for train tickets free from hassle of conductor

Test phase begins for train tickets free from hassle of conductor

Flixbus resurrects budget train service to take on might of Deutsche Bahn

Flixbus resurrects budget train service to take on might of Deutsche Bahn

Passengers halt drunk train driver’s journey through German countryside

Passengers halt drunk train driver’s journey through German countryside

Berlin train startup’s challenge to Deutsche Bahn hits brakes after 5 months

Berlin train startup’s challenge to Deutsche Bahn hits brakes after 5 months

High speed train derails in Dortmund, disrupting travel for days

High speed train derails in Dortmund, disrupting travel for days

Convertible driver causes train crash after parking on rail crossing

Convertible driver causes train crash after parking on rail crossing

Fare-dodger caught grooming ‘intimate parts’ inside train loo

Fare-dodger caught grooming ‘intimate parts’ inside train loo

Travelling Germany by train? Better get there early

Travelling Germany by train? Better get there early

Vintage trains to reappear on Berlin underground line

Vintage trains to reappear on Berlin underground line

Würzburg, Salzburg? After Oktoberfest it’s all the same

Würzburg, Salzburg? After Oktoberfest it’s all the same

Teenagers killed by train while on tracks spraying graffiti

Teenagers killed by train while on tracks spraying graffiti

Train evacuated as passenger flips out during ticket check

Train evacuated as passenger flips out during ticket check

Norwegian tourist bites chunk off man’s ear in Berlin train

Norwegian tourist bites chunk off man’s ear in Berlin train

10 years since horror crash on magnet-train’s maiden voyage

10 years since horror crash on magnet-train’s maiden voyage

World’s first hydrogen train to go into service in Germany

World’s first hydrogen train to go into service in Germany

New train line to cut 2 hours off Berlin-Munich trips

New train line to cut 2 hours off Berlin-Munich trips

‘Idiot’ youth lets regional train drive over him as dare

‘Idiot’ youth lets regional train drive over him as dare

Ten injured after freight train crashes into bus in Osnabrück

Ten injured after freight train crashes into bus in Osnabrück

Police settle train violence over smelly feet

Police settle train violence over smelly feet

Bayern fans flee after getting trapped in overheated train

Bayern fans flee after getting trapped in overheated train

Why are Afghans refugees, and is Isis widespread there?

Why are Afghans refugees, and is Isis widespread there?

Bavaria train attack: Were police right to shoot to kill?

Bavaria train attack: Were police right to shoot to kill?

What we know about the Bavarian train attacker

What we know about the Bavarian train attacker

Isis releases video of Bavaria train attacker making threats

Isis releases video of Bavaria train attacker making threats

‘German ticket collectors saw I was a tourist and milked me’

‘German ticket collectors saw I was a tourist and milked me’

German Rail aims for driver-less trains in 5 years

German Rail aims for driver-less trains in 5 years

Granny, 91, walks away after falling under express train

Granny, 91, walks away after falling under express train

Young man ‘surfs’ on train after forgetting bag inside

Young man ‘surfs’ on train after forgetting bag inside

Prince cover on Frankfurt train takes musicians viral

Prince cover on Frankfurt train takes musicians viral

Bavaria train crash claims 12th victim 2 months later

Bavaria train crash claims 12th victim 2 months later

Munich man survives being rolled over by three trains

Munich man survives being rolled over by three trains

Refugee jumps to his death from moving train

Refugee jumps to his death from moving train

As it happened: Bavaria train crash

As it happened: Bavaria train crash

€2.4 million Stradivarius left on train by violinist

€2.4 million Stradivarius left on train by violinist

Nazi gold train doesn’t exist say scientists

Nazi gold train doesn’t exist say scientists

The Berlin U-Bahn is OK with you being weird

The Berlin U-Bahn is OK with you being weird

Public transport price hike to hit nationwide

Public transport price hike to hit nationwide

Suspense mounts over Nazi gold train in Poland

Suspense mounts over Nazi gold train in Poland

German killed by train in Italy in bid to save dog

German killed by train in Italy in bid to save dog

Driver ‘froze’ as train hurtled towards bus

Driver ‘froze’ as train hurtled towards bus

Buzz grows over Poland Nazi treasure train

Buzz grows over Poland Nazi treasure train

Thalys train gunman was questioned in Berlin

Thalys train gunman was questioned in Berlin

Railway sunbather brings trains to a halt

Railway sunbather brings trains to a halt

Train drivers agree to end strike at 7pm

Train drivers agree to end strike at 7pm

DB and train drivers ‘working on mediation’

DB and train drivers ‘working on mediation’

Drivers’ strike goes ahead after rail talks fail

Drivers’ strike goes ahead after rail talks fail

Train drivers to strike from Wednesday: union

Train drivers to strike from Wednesday: union

Train drivers’ strike to hit Wednesday, Thursday

Train drivers’ strike to hit Wednesday, Thursday

Union plans new rail strikes this week

Union plans new rail strikes this week

Deutsche Bahn flirts with drivers’ strike deadline

Deutsche Bahn flirts with drivers’ strike deadline

Erfurt man arrested over false bomb threat

Erfurt man arrested over false bomb threat

Deutsche Bahn brings drivers back to table

Deutsche Bahn brings drivers back to table

Train drivers confirm new strikes

Train drivers confirm new strikes

Deutsche Bahn rejects drivers’ strike ultimatum

Deutsche Bahn rejects drivers’ strike ultimatum

Three-year-old goes on solo train ride

Three-year-old goes on solo train ride

‘Give in or else’ top union warns rail chiefs

‘Give in or else’ top union warns rail chiefs

Passengers stop gunman on Berlin-Hamburg train

Passengers stop gunman on Berlin-Hamburg train

Rail strikes not over yet: local GDL boss

Rail strikes not over yet: local GDL boss

German train drivers to strike for 98 hours

German train drivers to strike for 98 hours

Rail strike cripples Germany’s train lines

Rail strike cripples Germany’s train lines

Deutsche Bahn makes pay offer to train drivers

Deutsche Bahn makes pay offer to train drivers

The man who stopped Germany’s trains

The man who stopped Germany’s trains

Trains return to normal after 14-hour strike

Trains return to normal after 14-hour strike

Rail boss attacks ‘brazen’ union over strike

Rail boss attacks ‘brazen’ union over strike

Train drivers to strike on Wednesday for 14 hours

Train drivers to strike on Wednesday for 14 hours

Union ready for more train strikes this week

Union ready for more train strikes this week

Train strike over but delays continue

Train strike over but delays continue

Train drivers to strike for nine hours

Train drivers to strike for nine hours

Union plans further train strikes over pay

Union plans further train strikes over pay

Train attackers of boy, 6, come forward

Train attackers of boy, 6, come forward

Boy, 6, among Berlin train attack victims

Boy, 6, among Berlin train attack victims

Platforms cleared after Mannheim train crash

Platforms cleared after Mannheim train crash

35 hurt as trains collide in southern Germany

35 hurt as trains collide in southern Germany

Regional train hits truck, 33 injured

Regional train hits truck, 33 injured

Woman finds bag with €80,000 on Munich train

Woman finds bag with €80,000 on Munich train

Speedy internet comes to fast German trains

Speedy internet comes to fast German trains

Two high-speed trains crash in Berlin rail yard

Two high-speed trains crash in Berlin rail yard

Record numbers claim for train pain

Record numbers claim for train pain

Crumbling rail bridges threaten train network

Crumbling rail bridges threaten train network

Escaped crabs cause train commotion

Escaped crabs cause train commotion

Panic in train stuck in Hamburg tunnel for 30 mins

Panic in train stuck in Hamburg tunnel for 30 mins

Train drivers to strike Thursday, Friday

Train drivers to strike Thursday, Friday

Rail chaos more severe in December than first thought

Rail chaos more severe in December than first thought

Rain to follow sunny weekend

Rain to follow sunny weekend

Butt-flashing boozer dragged 200 metres while stuck to train

Butt-flashing boozer dragged 200 metres while stuck to train

Two teens arrested for beating man to death

Two teens arrested for beating man to death

German couple survives collision with train

German couple survives collision with train

More than 25 wounded after train derails

More than 25 wounded after train derails

Storm ‘Emma’ death toll rises in Germany

Storm ‘Emma’ death toll rises in Germany