EXPLAINED: The European countries on UK’s ‘green’ travel lists and what that means

EXPLAINED: The European countries on UK’s ‘green’ travel lists and what that means

England, Scotland and Northern Ireland have published changes to their green list countries for travel. Here's the situation for the nine countries covered by The Local, and for Brits living in those countries.

EXPLAINED: How Germany is finally set to improve Wifi and phone signal on trains
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EXPLAINED: How Germany is finally set to improve Wifi and phone signal on trains

‘We’re running late on this’: Deutsche Bahn promises better Wifi on German trains by 2026

‘We’re running late on this’: Deutsche Bahn promises better Wifi on German trains by 2026

What does UK’s new travel advice for Europe’s ‘amber’ countries mean?

What does UK’s new travel advice for Europe’s ‘amber’ countries mean?

France and Germany bring in extra testing rules at border due to Covid variant fears

France and Germany bring in extra testing rules at border due to Covid variant fears

Europeans urged not to travel as EU Commission proposes ‘dark red zones’ for Covid hot spots

Europeans urged not to travel as EU Commission proposes ‘dark red zones’ for Covid hot spots

Deutsche Bahn reports highest punctuality rate in 15 years

Deutsche Bahn reports highest punctuality rate in 15 years

All travellers to UK to soon need negative Covid-19 test

All travellers to UK to soon need negative Covid-19 test

British tourists set to face Europe’s Covid-19 travel ban from January 2021

British tourists set to face Europe’s Covid-19 travel ban from January 2021

Paris to Berlin in four hours: The plan for Europe’s ultra-rapid train network

Paris to Berlin in four hours: The plan for Europe’s ultra-rapid train network

EU to make face masks compulsory on all European flights for passengers aged 6 and over

EU to make face masks compulsory on all European flights for passengers aged 6 and over

Why a row has broken out in Germany over face masks

Why a row has broken out in Germany over face masks

‘Get rid of deodorant’: How Berlin’s BVG wants to encourage face masks

‘Get rid of deodorant’: How Berlin’s BVG wants to encourage face masks

Cycling in Germany? These are the fines you should know about

Cycling in Germany? These are the fines you should know about

American tourists could be barred from Europe when borders reopen

American tourists could be barred from Europe when borders reopen

Where can you travel in Europe? EU launches new website to help tourists

Where can you travel in Europe? EU launches new website to help tourists

Confusion at French-German border over reopening date

Confusion at French-German border over reopening date

EU proposes ‘progressive and partial’ reopening of external borders in July

EU proposes ‘progressive and partial’ reopening of external borders in July

What you need to know about UK quarantine if you are travelling from Europe

What you need to know about UK quarantine if you are travelling from Europe

Dresden joins list of airport closures

Dresden joins list of airport closures

Deutsche Bahn to seal huge rail deal with Qatar

Deutsche Bahn to seal huge rail deal with Qatar

Lufthansa aims to mimic budget carriers

Lufthansa aims to mimic budget carriers

What makes German train stations among the best in Europe?

What makes German train stations among the best in Europe?

Roads, railways and homes flooded as heavy rain hits Germany

Roads, railways and homes flooded as heavy rain hits Germany

WWII bomb found in central Cologne made safe after evacuation

WWII bomb found in central Cologne made safe after evacuation

Discovery of US WWII bomb in Cologne disrupts train services

Discovery of US WWII bomb in Cologne disrupts train services

German passengers hailed for stopping ‘horror’ runaway tram

German passengers hailed for stopping ‘horror’ runaway tram

German union threatens Lufthansa with strikes after Christmas

German union threatens Lufthansa with strikes after Christmas

‘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

Munich to offer pupils and trainees €1 per day public transport ticket

Munich to offer pupils and trainees €1 per day public transport ticket

Disruption in Germany as French strikes cause transport misery

Disruption in Germany as French strikes cause transport misery

What you need to know about Germany’s new 2020 train timetable
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What you need to know about Germany’s new 2020 train timetable

Higher fuel costs and Autobahn speed limit: How can Germany go green?

Higher fuel costs and Autobahn speed limit: How can Germany go green?

Transport disruption as bus driver strike continues in German state of Hesse

Transport disruption as bus driver strike continues in German state of Hesse

What happens to Germany’s electric scooters in the colder months?

What happens to Germany’s electric scooters in the colder months?

Berlin S-Bahn set to introduce new ‘express trains’ for commuters
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Berlin S-Bahn set to introduce new ‘express trains’ for commuters

Revealed: What you think of the rise of electric scooters in Germany

Revealed: What you think of the rise of electric scooters in Germany

‘Just too dangerous’: Medical chief says Germany should ban electric scooters

‘Just too dangerous’: Medical chief says Germany should ban electric scooters

Call for €1 per day annual public transport ticket throughout Germany

Call for €1 per day annual public transport ticket throughout Germany

How Germany plans tougher penalties for reckless drivers

How Germany plans tougher penalties for reckless drivers

Parking bans and restricted zones: How German cities plan to crack down on e-scooters

Parking bans and restricted zones: How German cities plan to crack down on e-scooters

These are the ways Munich should improve its public transport system

These are the ways Munich should improve its public transport system

Munich plans platform screen doors on U-Bahn amid security debates

Munich plans platform screen doors on U-Bahn amid security debates

‘Improve cycling infrastructure’: Can Germany cope with electric scooters?
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‘Improve cycling infrastructure’: Can Germany cope with electric scooters?

‘Install AC and reduce ticket costs’: How Berlin should improve its public transport

‘Install AC and reduce ticket costs’: How Berlin should improve its public transport

Should electric scooter riders in Germany be forced to wear helmets?

Should electric scooter riders in Germany be forced to wear helmets?

Impatient train passenger takes electric scooter onto German Autobahn

Impatient train passenger takes electric scooter onto German Autobahn

‘BlaBlaBus’: Fresh competition for Flixbus takes to the road in Germany

‘BlaBlaBus’: Fresh competition for Flixbus takes to the road in Germany

Revealed: Germany’s most expensive (and cheapest) cities for public transport
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Revealed: Germany’s most expensive (and cheapest) cities for public transport

‘Foreigner toll’ on German Autobahn network ruled illegal by EU court

‘Foreigner toll’ on German Autobahn network ruled illegal by EU court

Why this German city plans to make public transport free

Why this German city plans to make public transport free

Nearly 10,000 affected by double WWII bomb disposal near Berlin

Nearly 10,000 affected by double WWII bomb disposal near Berlin

Could Cologne’s central station move underground?

Could Cologne’s central station move underground?

E-scooters get the green light on Germany’s roads

E-scooters get the green light on Germany’s roads

Berlin to spend €28 billion on improving public transport

Berlin to spend €28 billion on improving public transport

Deutsche Bahn to spend over €10 billion to improve rail services

Deutsche Bahn to spend over €10 billion to improve rail services

Berlin public transport to come to standstill Friday amid strikes

Berlin public transport to come to standstill Friday amid strikes

Deutsche Bahn price increases to kick in this weekend

Deutsche Bahn price increases to kick in this weekend

German ‘air taxi’ firm to test in Singapore in 2019

German ‘air taxi’ firm to test in Singapore in 2019

Hydrogen-powered train has world premiere in Lower Saxony

Hydrogen-powered train has world premiere in Lower Saxony

Pedestrian activists demand licence plates for ‘dangerous’ German cyclists

Pedestrian activists demand licence plates for ‘dangerous’ German cyclists

The man making sure Berlin commuters can watch cat videos on their way to work

The man making sure Berlin commuters can watch cat videos on their way to work

Bridge collapse “cannot be ruled out” in Germany, says expert

Bridge collapse “cannot be ruled out” in Germany, says expert

Here’s how Berlin plans to radically overhaul its public transport system
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Here’s how Berlin plans to radically overhaul its public transport system

Deutsche Bahn to beef up express Berlin-Munich route amid soaring passenger numbers

Deutsche Bahn to beef up express Berlin-Munich route amid soaring passenger numbers

Berlin hopes to help cyclists via week of action against bad parkers

Berlin hopes to help cyclists via week of action against bad parkers

140,000 Deutsche Bahn trains never arrived at their destination last year

140,000 Deutsche Bahn trains never arrived at their destination last year

Pedal power: the rise and rise of cargo bikes in Germany

Pedal power: the rise and rise of cargo bikes in Germany

Millions affected as massive nationwide strikes continue into second day

Millions affected as massive nationwide strikes continue into second day

‘Poisonous for the reputation of bike sharing’: how cities are fighting back against badly parked bicycles

‘Poisonous for the reputation of bike sharing’: how cities are fighting back against badly parked bicycles

Frankfurters told to get on bikes as public transport grinds to halt

Frankfurters told to get on bikes as public transport grinds to halt

Here are the parts of Germany that will be hit by public service strikes this week

Here are the parts of Germany that will be hit by public service strikes this week

German government plays down ‘free public transport’ plan

German government plays down ‘free public transport’ plan

Germany considers free public transport in fight to banish air pollution

Germany considers free public transport in fight to banish air pollution

Public transit price hike to hit trains and buses nationwide: federation

Public transit price hike to hit trains and buses nationwide: federation

What now? Rail and air travel in Germany after the hurricane

What now? Rail and air travel in Germany after the hurricane

Opening of new Berlin-Munich high-speed train line to be celebrated Friday

Opening of new Berlin-Munich high-speed train line to be celebrated Friday

Tourist severely injured in Munich tram accident

Tourist severely injured in Munich tram accident

New ‘eTuk-Tuk’ shuttle service to be tested in Frankfurt

New ‘eTuk-Tuk’ shuttle service to be tested in Frankfurt

How trucks from eastern Europe are coming to dominate German roads

How trucks from eastern Europe are coming to dominate German roads

Self-driving bus to shuttle commuters around idyllic Bavarian town

Self-driving bus to shuttle commuters around idyllic Bavarian town

Proposals to decriminalize fare dodging gather steam, as 1,000s sit in jail

Proposals to decriminalize fare dodging gather steam, as 1,000s sit in jail

‘Largest ever’ illegal animal transport in Germany stopped in Bavaria

‘Largest ever’ illegal animal transport in Germany stopped in Bavaria

7 people killed by storm Xavier, rail travellers told to expect further disruptions

7 people killed by storm Xavier, rail travellers told to expect further disruptions

Twenty-seven injured in serious tram crash in north Berlin

Twenty-seven injured in serious tram crash in north Berlin

WATCH: Munich security violently drag fare-dodger out of metro train

WATCH: Munich security violently drag fare-dodger out of metro train

Arson attacks on German rail tracks, police probe G20 protest link

Arson attacks on German rail tracks, police probe G20 protest link

These are the German cities where the most people ride without a ticket

These are the German cities where the most people ride without a ticket

The tunnel that’ll turn central Munich into a building site for a decade

The tunnel that’ll turn central Munich into a building site for a decade

Frankfurt to get 24-hour public transport on weekends

Frankfurt to get 24-hour public transport on weekends

Driverless bus ‘Olli’ undergoes testing in Berlin

Driverless bus ‘Olli’ undergoes testing in Berlin

Syrian teen kicked off Berlin tram ‘for wearing headscarf’

Syrian teen kicked off Berlin tram ‘for wearing headscarf’

Germany’s first ‘intelligent’ bridge to open in Nuremberg

Germany’s first ‘intelligent’ bridge to open in Nuremberg

Berlin airport employee admits taking €150,000 bribe

Berlin airport employee admits taking €150,000 bribe

Will amphibious buses solve jams on Cologne’s bridges?

Will amphibious buses solve jams on Cologne’s bridges?

Germany greens streets with €4,000 discount on every e-car

Germany greens streets with €4,000 discount on every e-car

Strikes to hit major German airports next Wednesday

Strikes to hit major German airports next Wednesday

Inspectors smuggle bomb parts through Cologne airport

Inspectors smuggle bomb parts through Cologne airport

The new app that gives you money for driving well

The new app that gives you money for driving well

Eight things you never knew about the German Autobahn
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Eight things you never knew about the German Autobahn

Terrible pop star caused worst traffic chaos of 2015

Terrible pop star caused worst traffic chaos of 2015

German Rail records billion Euro loss after troubled year

German Rail records billion Euro loss after troubled year

German scientists find dangerous gas in plane cabins

German scientists find dangerous gas in plane cabins

As it happened: Bavaria train crash

As it happened: Bavaria train crash

Hunt for cause of fire that gutted Berlin train

Hunt for cause of fire that gutted Berlin train

‘Very British’ trains build steam in Germany

‘Very British’ trains build steam in Germany

Berlin fare-dodging cases up 7,000 percent

Berlin fare-dodging cases up 7,000 percent

New hotel squashes Berlin U-Bahn tunnels

New hotel squashes Berlin U-Bahn tunnels

600 walls to be torn down at troubled Berlin airport

600 walls to be torn down at troubled Berlin airport

What to do if your VW contains cheat software

What to do if your VW contains cheat software

Driver ‘froze’ as train hurtled towards bus

Driver ‘froze’ as train hurtled towards bus

Pilots’ strike to hit 1,000 flights on Wednesday

Pilots’ strike to hit 1,000 flights on Wednesday

Police warn teens off ‘train track-selfie’ trend

Police warn teens off ‘train track-selfie’ trend

Student gives up flat to live on trains

Student gives up flat to live on trains

Traffic deaths rise in first half of 2015

Traffic deaths rise in first half of 2015

Signal failure hobbles five Berlin S-Bahn lines

Signal failure hobbles five Berlin S-Bahn lines

Big city bike thefts spin out of control

Big city bike thefts spin out of control

Extreme heat causes Autobahn to rupture

Extreme heat causes Autobahn to rupture

Fare-dodging fine jumps from €40 to €60

Fare-dodging fine jumps from €40 to €60

Cycling group launches emergency repair service

Cycling group launches emergency repair service

Car-sharing accelerates rapidly in Germany

Car-sharing accelerates rapidly in Germany

German traffic light stays red for 28 years

German traffic light stays red for 28 years

Fare-dodger leaps from train to escape fine

Fare-dodger leaps from train to escape fine

Train strike begins, end unknown

Train strike begins, end unknown

Germany braces for longest-ever rail strike

Germany braces for longest-ever rail strike

Train strikes bring travel misery to Germany

Train strikes bring travel misery to Germany

Uber complains to EU over national bans

Uber complains to EU over national bans

Rail in north and east delayed by storms

Rail in north and east delayed by storms

Germany clamours for EU transport cash

Germany clamours for EU transport cash

DB to deter thieves with paint bombs

DB to deter thieves with paint bombs

Arsonist trucker jailed for €3.5m revenge rampage

Arsonist trucker jailed for €3.5m revenge rampage

Fare dodging could cost more in 2015

Fare dodging could cost more in 2015

Frankfurt court lifts national Uber ban

Frankfurt court lifts national Uber ban

U-Bahn sex pair shock Berlin commuters

U-Bahn sex pair shock Berlin commuters

National Uber ban is revenge of the taxis

National Uber ban is revenge of the taxis

Arson attack causes Berlin train chaos

Arson attack causes Berlin train chaos

Uber pushes expansion despite legal pitfalls

Uber pushes expansion despite legal pitfalls

Warning system planned against ‘ghost drivers’

Warning system planned against ‘ghost drivers’

Berlin bans Uber app, taxis rejoice

Berlin bans Uber app, taxis rejoice

Foreigner road toll ‘breaks EU law’

Foreigner road toll ‘breaks EU law’

Germany’s vicious cycle of bike thefts

Germany’s vicious cycle of bike thefts

Road minister to meet neighbours over toll plan

Road minister to meet neighbours over toll plan

Could London’s bus-only streets work in Berlin?

Could London’s bus-only streets work in Berlin?

Why a court says Berlin’s new pop-up bike lanes must be scrapped

Why a court says Berlin’s new pop-up bike lanes must be scrapped

Berlin cable car to soar over city

Berlin cable car to soar over city

Fire shuts down four Munich U-Bahn stations

Fire shuts down four Munich U-Bahn stations

New Berlin trains too wide for tunnels

New Berlin trains too wide for tunnels

€17.5m boost for Berlin’s public transport

€17.5m boost for Berlin’s public transport

Leipzig’s €1-billion train tunnel to finally open

Leipzig’s €1-billion train tunnel to finally open

Friedrich: I need road data for security

Friedrich: I need road data for security

ICE trains restart Hannover – Berlin route

ICE trains restart Hannover – Berlin route

Transport chief: Charge foreigners on autobahns

Transport chief: Charge foreigners on autobahns

British firm signs €1.6bn German train deal

British firm signs €1.6bn German train deal

Five injured as bus plunges off bridge

Five injured as bus plunges off bridge

New Berlin airport has 66,500 problems

New Berlin airport has 66,500 problems

Foreigners often escape German speeding fines

Foreigners often escape German speeding fines

Pilots: Five German airports not safe enough

Pilots: Five German airports not safe enough

Germans turn away from domestic flights

Germans turn away from domestic flights

Grounded ships close the river Rhine

Grounded ships close the river Rhine

Lufthansa: halved profits this quarter no problem

Lufthansa: halved profits this quarter no problem

Three train signallers ‘hold key to rail chaos’

Three train signallers ‘hold key to rail chaos’

Stuttgart rail project splutters again

Stuttgart rail project splutters again

Even Berlin airport’s partial opening delayed

Even Berlin airport’s partial opening delayed

Unions threaten summer strikes at Germanwings

Unions threaten summer strikes at Germanwings

New Berlin airport ‘just for easyjetters’

New Berlin airport ‘just for easyjetters’

Siemens seals deal to sell train carriages to UK

Siemens seals deal to sell train carriages to UK

Staff and energy costs hit Bahn profits

Staff and energy costs hit Bahn profits

Germans realize women drivers are better

Germans realize women drivers are better

Electric cars fail to gain traction in Germany

Electric cars fail to gain traction in Germany

Lufthansa passengers offered rail vouchers

Lufthansa passengers offered rail vouchers

‘Tank & Cut’ hairdressers hit petrol stations

‘Tank & Cut’ hairdressers hit petrol stations

Public transport fare dodgers face fine hike

Public transport fare dodgers face fine hike

Metal thieves delay 17,000 German trains

Metal thieves delay 17,000 German trains

Police and cameras make public transport safer

Police and cameras make public transport safer

WWII bomb disrupts Berlin main train station

WWII bomb disrupts Berlin main train station

Deutsche Bahn profits up as traffic surges

Deutsche Bahn profits up as traffic surges

Holiday jet fumes left crew unconscious

Holiday jet fumes left crew unconscious

Munich man rolled over by train survives

Munich man rolled over by train survives

British professor redraws Berlin’s metro map

British professor redraws Berlin’s metro map

Bird traps hundreds in Cologne train overnight

Bird traps hundreds in Cologne train overnight

BMW and Audi top Consumer Reports list

BMW and Audi top Consumer Reports list

Politicians stick by Stuttgart 21 despite polls

Politicians stick by Stuttgart 21 despite polls

Deutsche Bahn sues train builder over faults

Deutsche Bahn sues train builder over faults

Tegel to get €50m facelift amid Berlin airport delay

Tegel to get €50m facelift amid Berlin airport delay

Condor claims force court to employ more

Condor claims force court to employ more

Smart car parks itself

Smart car parks itself

Bahn fails to get extra billion for Stuttgart 21

Bahn fails to get extra billion for Stuttgart 21

Terrorist fears undo planned Berlin flight path

Terrorist fears undo planned Berlin flight path

Nearly a third of Germans fail their driving test

Nearly a third of Germans fail their driving test

Signs warn drivers of wrong direction

Signs warn drivers of wrong direction

Winter weather chaos hits air and land travel

Winter weather chaos hits air and land travel

What’s new in 2013

What’s new in 2013

Little progress made at Berlin’s new airport

Little progress made at Berlin’s new airport

VW’s record sales cannot overtake Toyota

VW’s record sales cannot overtake Toyota

Deutsche Bahn sues steel giants over cartel

Deutsche Bahn sues steel giants over cartel

Bus driver saves lives in spectacular train crash

Bus driver saves lives in spectacular train crash

Deutsche Post and ADAC plan bus network

Deutsche Post and ADAC plan bus network

Stuttgart 21 rail project to cost extra €1.1 bln

Stuttgart 21 rail project to cost extra €1.1 bln

World’s biggest cargo ship docks in Hamburg

World’s biggest cargo ship docks in Hamburg

Bochum Opel plant set to close after 2016

Bochum Opel plant set to close after 2016

Hamburg gas leak causes train delays

Hamburg gas leak causes train delays

Berlin’s YouTube pony had grand day out

Berlin’s YouTube pony had grand day out

Bikes get same status as company cars

Bikes get same status as company cars

Four Germans, three locals die in Egypt crash

Four Germans, three locals die in Egypt crash

Berlin airport building stops over cash woes

Berlin airport building stops over cash woes

Bavaria unearths cash for new Munich train tunnel

Bavaria unearths cash for new Munich train tunnel

Should trains become booze-free zones?

Should trains become booze-free zones?

Bahn runs on thin ICE as Siemens delays trains

Bahn runs on thin ICE as Siemens delays trains

Six die in four-car autobahn pile-up

Six die in four-car autobahn pile-up

German unions voice solidarity with strikes

German unions voice solidarity with strikes

Anti-austerity strikes hit European train services

Anti-austerity strikes hit European train services

Air Berlin sues over new airport delay

Air Berlin sues over new airport delay

Munich-Berlin train ‘will soon take four hours’

Munich-Berlin train ‘will soon take four hours’

Insurance will save late airport’s managers

Insurance will save late airport’s managers

EU plans threaten to break up Deutsche Bahn

EU plans threaten to break up Deutsche Bahn

Berlin airport debacle in committee spotlight

Berlin airport debacle in committee spotlight

Booze ban for Nuremberg station

Booze ban for Nuremberg station

Truckers ‘should keep a tax toilet log book’

Truckers ‘should keep a tax toilet log book’

German states weigh congestion tax

German states weigh congestion tax

Stuttgart station partly reopens after accident

Stuttgart station partly reopens after accident

Drivers could save €1,000 a year by ditching cars

Drivers could save €1,000 a year by ditching cars

BMW to create 3,000 jobs in return for flexibility

BMW to create 3,000 jobs in return for flexibility

Granny grabs wheel after driver passes out

Granny grabs wheel after driver passes out

Berlin underground scares passengers

Berlin underground scares passengers

Ban on speed camera warnings ‘outdated’

Ban on speed camera warnings ‘outdated’

Third of pilots ‘have slept in cockpit’

Third of pilots ‘have slept in cockpit’

Lufthansa flights back on plan as talks start

Lufthansa flights back on plan as talks start

Bus driver ‘made €200,000’ on fake tickets

Bus driver ‘made €200,000’ on fake tickets

Berlin airport delayed until October 2013

Berlin airport delayed until October 2013

Lufthansa strikes hit Frankfurt, Berlin, Munich

Lufthansa strikes hit Frankfurt, Berlin, Munich

Lufthansa strike grounds a third of Frankfurt flights

Lufthansa strike grounds a third of Frankfurt flights

Stricken cargo ship heading for Germany

Stricken cargo ship heading for Germany

Dresden test drives longest ever bus

Dresden test drives longest ever bus

Six hurt as train derails in Berlin

Six hurt as train derails in Berlin

School trip ends in fatal bus crash

School trip ends in fatal bus crash

Speeding bus driver ‘was on cocaine’

Speeding bus driver ‘was on cocaine’

Do we need cops at minor car accidents?

Do we need cops at minor car accidents?

Ticket prices set to soar as airlines chase profits

Ticket prices set to soar as airlines chase profits

Minor traffic accidents ‘waste police time’

Minor traffic accidents ‘waste police time’

Trucker swerves past cyclist and hits 30 others

Trucker swerves past cyclist and hits 30 others

Teen trapped in train doors loses half a leg

Teen trapped in train doors loses half a leg

Missing man found in freight train wreck

Missing man found in freight train wreck

Luftwaffe escort startles holidaymakers

Luftwaffe escort startles holidaymakers

Unique North Pole seaplane replica unveiled

Unique North Pole seaplane replica unveiled

Berlin tenders local train service contracts

Berlin tenders local train service contracts

Europcar fined for tracking rental customers

Europcar fined for tracking rental customers

More traffic jams expected this summer

More traffic jams expected this summer

Road fatalities up – eleven die each day

Road fatalities up – eleven die each day

Smart bus driver saves kids from fireball

Smart bus driver saves kids from fireball

ThyssenKrupp fined €103 million for price-fixing

ThyssenKrupp fined €103 million for price-fixing

Budget trains steam into Bahn monopoly

Budget trains steam into Bahn monopoly

Fuel prices hit all-time high

Fuel prices hit all-time high

New Berlin airport date could be even later

New Berlin airport date could be even later

Poor marks expected for teacher parking fee idea

Poor marks expected for teacher parking fee idea

Push-me-pull-you rescue truck in tunnel service

Push-me-pull-you rescue truck in tunnel service

Minister hits turbulence over flying carpet affair

Minister hits turbulence over flying carpet affair

BMW ‘stopped Swiss buying its cars abroad’

BMW ‘stopped Swiss buying its cars abroad’

Three die in fireball car crash

Three die in fireball car crash

‘You can’t bring that axe on a plane’ politician told

‘You can’t bring that axe on a plane’ politician told

Smart pedal tells driver when to ease off gas

Smart pedal tells driver when to ease off gas

Sixt takes aim at new transport trends

Sixt takes aim at new transport trends

Deutsche Bahn plans car-sharing network

Deutsche Bahn plans car-sharing network

‘Petrol police’ set to fight pump price hikes

‘Petrol police’ set to fight pump price hikes

Opel to stop Astra production in Germany

Opel to stop Astra production in Germany

Airport wasted millions on soundproofing

Airport wasted millions on soundproofing

Iberia Express budget airline aims for Germany

Iberia Express budget airline aims for Germany

Taxi drivers protest new Berlin airport fees

Taxi drivers protest new Berlin airport fees

Fiat focuses truck production in Germany

Fiat focuses truck production in Germany

Chemical plant explosion brakes car makers

Chemical plant explosion brakes car makers

Driving age could be lowered to 16

Driving age could be lowered to 16

Train hits digger, kills three, injures 13

Train hits digger, kills three, injures 13

Mega move to new Berlin airport begins

Mega move to new Berlin airport begins

German ship ‘carrying guns for Assad’ stopped

German ship ‘carrying guns for Assad’ stopped

Would you park your car for a free bus ride?

Would you park your car for a free bus ride?

Minister calls for crazed cyclists crack-down

Minister calls for crazed cyclists crack-down

Exploding boat causes harbour holiday havoc

Exploding boat causes harbour holiday havoc

Pied petrol-pipers of Hamelin strike

Pied petrol-pipers of Hamelin strike

Designer of iconic Porsche 911 dies

Designer of iconic Porsche 911 dies

Frankfurt airport night flight ban confirmed

Frankfurt airport night flight ban confirmed

Giant cargo ships head to Hamburg after river vote

Giant cargo ships head to Hamburg after river vote

Government tackles holiday petrol price hikes

Government tackles holiday petrol price hikes

Chunnel charges hit Frankfurt-London link

Chunnel charges hit Frankfurt-London link

German kids no longer want to go ‘choo choo!’

German kids no longer want to go ‘choo choo!’

Free public transport in Leipzig to combat cars

Free public transport in Leipzig to combat cars

Petrol firms ‘sneak profits into price rises’

Petrol firms ‘sneak profits into price rises’

Drunk cyclists face bike ban in university town

Drunk cyclists face bike ban in university town

Tech fair hitches a lift in face of transport strike

Tech fair hitches a lift in face of transport strike

Commuter leaves 13-kilometre oil leak

Commuter leaves 13-kilometre oil leak

‘Budget’ rail company takes on Deutsche Bahn

‘Budget’ rail company takes on Deutsche Bahn

Court ends Frankfurt Airport strike

Court ends Frankfurt Airport strike

Germany revs up traffic violations system

Germany revs up traffic violations system

Speed trap turned into bird house

Speed trap turned into bird house

Monday strikes hit Frankfurt flights

Monday strikes hit Frankfurt flights

Strike paralyses Berlin’s public transport

Strike paralyses Berlin’s public transport

More strike chaos hits Frankfurt Airport

More strike chaos hits Frankfurt Airport

Air-traffic controllers to strike at Frankfurt Airport

Air-traffic controllers to strike at Frankfurt Airport

Stowaway found clinging to outside of train

Stowaway found clinging to outside of train

Berlin chops down Unter den Linden lime trees

Berlin chops down Unter den Linden lime trees

Traffic deaths in Berlin rise in 2011

Traffic deaths in Berlin rise in 2011

Frankfurt Airport strike extended to Wednesday

Frankfurt Airport strike extended to Wednesday

Drunken Munich U-Bahn train driver busted

Drunken Munich U-Bahn train driver busted

Frozen kraut jam leaves autobahn drivers sauer

Frozen kraut jam leaves autobahn drivers sauer

Should fines rise for fare dodgers?

Should fines rise for fare dodgers?

Public transport fare dodging an ‘epidemic’

Public transport fare dodging an ‘epidemic’

Bahn investing €800 mln to improve stations

Bahn investing €800 mln to improve stations

Railway wants free ICE train from Siemens

Railway wants free ICE train from Siemens

Hamburg has most delayed trains

Hamburg has most delayed trains

Lufthansa positive on biofuel but delays use

Lufthansa positive on biofuel but delays use

Autobahn crash kills one, injures three

Autobahn crash kills one, injures three

Top court to decide if ‘organic water’ exists

Top court to decide if ‘organic water’ exists

Teens jailed for brutal Berlin metro attack

Teens jailed for brutal Berlin metro attack

Arab airline throws lifeline to Air Berlin

Arab airline throws lifeline to Air Berlin

Metro riders force attacking youths to flee

Metro riders force attacking youths to flee

Berlin’s entire S-Bahn train network shuts down

Berlin’s entire S-Bahn train network shuts down

Teen fined for sitting on train’s first class stairs

Teen fined for sitting on train’s first class stairs

Beating the holiday bag blues at Frankfurt Airport

Beating the holiday bag blues at Frankfurt Airport

TV show exposes filthy German trains

TV show exposes filthy German trains

Germans rage against the road works

Germans rage against the road works

Deutsche Bahn set to rake in record profits

Deutsche Bahn set to rake in record profits

Crows pick holes in Berlin station roof

Crows pick holes in Berlin station roof

50 trains damaged in Munich’s ‘farewell drink’

50 trains damaged in Munich’s ‘farewell drink’

‘Stuttgart’s future is at stake’

‘Stuttgart’s future is at stake’

Berlin-Hamburg train route re-opens after fire

Berlin-Hamburg train route re-opens after fire

Deutsche Bahn spends to avoid winter chaos

Deutsche Bahn spends to avoid winter chaos

Lufthansa agrees to sell British Midland

Lufthansa agrees to sell British Midland

Munich named Germany’s fastest city

Munich named Germany’s fastest city

At least 7,500 protest night flights at expanded Berlin airport

At least 7,500 protest night flights at expanded Berlin airport

Frankfurt Airport expands with new runway

Frankfurt Airport expands with new runway

Bike revolution sparks clash with motorists

Bike revolution sparks clash with motorists

Stuck raccoon causes train delays

Stuck raccoon causes train delays

East Germany’s iconic traffic man turns 50

East Germany’s iconic traffic man turns 50

Leftist extremists claim rail arson attacks

Leftist extremists claim rail arson attacks

Germans want absolute ban on drink-driving

Germans want absolute ban on drink-driving

Football fan killed by train while urinating on tracks

Football fan killed by train while urinating on tracks

Teachers don’t want metro attacker in class

Teachers don’t want metro attacker in class

Government throws spanner in SPD/Green Berlin coalition talks

Government throws spanner in SPD/Green Berlin coalition talks

Stuttgart 21 rail project costs expected to surge

Stuttgart 21 rail project costs expected to surge

Ship nearly sinks in Hamburg port

Ship nearly sinks in Hamburg port

Nearly three years jail for brutal metro attacker

Nearly three years jail for brutal metro attacker

Train wrecked after hitting deer

Train wrecked after hitting deer

Alcohol ban begins on Hamburg public transport

Alcohol ban begins on Hamburg public transport

Auditors attack Transport Ministry for expenses

Auditors attack Transport Ministry for expenses

Munich S-Bahn train driver kicks black passenger after using racial epithet

Munich S-Bahn train driver kicks black passenger after using racial epithet

Friedrich welcomes arming German cargo ships

Friedrich welcomes arming German cargo ships

Deutsche Bahn staff grumpy and demotivated

Deutsche Bahn staff grumpy and demotivated

Fare dodgers turn to Facebook and Twitter to avoid ticket checks

Fare dodgers turn to Facebook and Twitter to avoid ticket checks

Long-distance bus market to be liberalized

Long-distance bus market to be liberalized

Teens arrested for Berlin U-Bahn assault

Teens arrested for Berlin U-Bahn assault

Stuttgart 21 arbitration ends in acrimony

Stuttgart 21 arbitration ends in acrimony

Deutsche Bahn signs renewable energy deal with RWE

Deutsche Bahn signs renewable energy deal with RWE

Stuttgart 21 passes test as opponents baulk

Stuttgart 21 passes test as opponents baulk

Ships turn to private security to fight pirates

Ships turn to private security to fight pirates

Cost of train graffiti and vandalism on the rise, operators say

Cost of train graffiti and vandalism on the rise, operators say

Munich to enforce dedicated bike parking

Munich to enforce dedicated bike parking

Steel cartel accused of massively defrauding Deutsche Bahn

Steel cartel accused of massively defrauding Deutsche Bahn

European aviation authorities find faults in German planes

European aviation authorities find faults in German planes

Holidaymakers face summer transport chaos

Holidaymakers face summer transport chaos

Deutsche Bahn decides against boarding intercity buses

Deutsche Bahn decides against boarding intercity buses

Drinks wagon fight led to fatal Rostock beating

Drinks wagon fight led to fatal Rostock beating

Airports reopened after ash cloud closure

Airports reopened after ash cloud closure

Police target leftist group for rail cable arson

Police target leftist group for rail cable arson

Acid truck crash closes road to Stuttgart Airport

Acid truck crash closes road to Stuttgart Airport

Fire breaks out on high-speed ICE train

Fire breaks out on high-speed ICE train

Charges filed in Berlin metro beating case

Charges filed in Berlin metro beating case

Mosel Valley bridge to be built in wine country

Mosel Valley bridge to be built in wine country

MPs call for hike in commuter allowance

MPs call for hike in commuter allowance

Private train drivers to strike again

Private train drivers to strike again

One third of Deutsche Bahn trains found late

One third of Deutsche Bahn trains found late

Construction accidents delay on major rail routes

Construction accidents delay on major rail routes

Parties agree Stuttgart 21 price cap and vote

Parties agree Stuttgart 21 price cap and vote

Deutsche Bahn loses case against rival bus service

Deutsche Bahn loses case against rival bus service

Deutsche Bahn spending €600 mln on diesel trains

Deutsche Bahn spending €600 mln on diesel trains

Train drivers in fresh strike on Monday

Train drivers in fresh strike on Monday

Train drivers to strike Thursday, Friday

Train drivers to strike Thursday, Friday

Train drivers on strike

Train drivers on strike

Deutsche Bahn halts Stuttgart 21 construction

Deutsche Bahn halts Stuttgart 21 construction

Train drivers edge closer to deal

Train drivers edge closer to deal

Hamburg mulling harbour gondola line

Hamburg mulling harbour gondola line

Crying baby gets mum booted off bus

Crying baby gets mum booted off bus

Railway blunder leaves 2-year-old alone on train

Railway blunder leaves 2-year-old alone on train

Train drivers strike seen hitting economy

Train drivers strike seen hitting economy

Dozens injured in tram collision with bus

Dozens injured in tram collision with bus

Train drivers to strike nationwide Tuesday

Train drivers to strike nationwide Tuesday

Hundreds of ships still stuck by Rhine wreck

Hundreds of ships still stuck by Rhine wreck

Experts call for stiffer penalties on drugged-up driving

Experts call for stiffer penalties on drugged-up driving

Damning report rules out Deutsche Bahn share sale

Damning report rules out Deutsche Bahn share sale

Lufthansa passenger traffic cracks 90 million

Lufthansa passenger traffic cracks 90 million

Costs of hard winter feared

Costs of hard winter feared

Deutsche Bahn boss grilled over rail chaos

Deutsche Bahn boss grilled over rail chaos

Deutsche Bahn faces political pressure ahead of special meeting

Deutsche Bahn faces political pressure ahead of special meeting

Regional trains add to transport woes

Regional trains add to transport woes

Berlin S-Bahn woes plague commuters

Berlin S-Bahn woes plague commuters

White Christmas causes nightmare travel conditions

White Christmas causes nightmare travel conditions

Motorists warned of delays and danger

Motorists warned of delays and danger

France’s Veolia wins Bavarian train routes

France’s Veolia wins Bavarian train routes

Transport freeze begins to thaw

Transport freeze begins to thaw

Travel chaos reigns at Frankfurt airport

Travel chaos reigns at Frankfurt airport

A long journey: Germany celebrates 175 years of rail travel

A long journey: Germany celebrates 175 years of rail travel

Winter tyre rule causes supply shortage

Winter tyre rule causes supply shortage

Stuttgart 21 mediation talks go into final phase

Stuttgart 21 mediation talks go into final phase

Stuttgart 21 mediator to call for changes

Stuttgart 21 mediator to call for changes

Police search train for explosives

Police search train for explosives

Bahn to pit bus against train services in 2011

Bahn to pit bus against train services in 2011

Bahn manager to be sacked over ICE mishaps

Bahn manager to be sacked over ICE mishaps

Rail delays continue despite strike’s end

Rail delays continue despite strike’s end

Man killed after climbing on top of Berlin metro

Man killed after climbing on top of Berlin metro

Quirky public auction finds new home for items lost on the metro

Quirky public auction finds new home for items lost on the metro

Deutsche Bahn to reduce freight train noise with ‘whisper brakes’

Deutsche Bahn to reduce freight train noise with ‘whisper brakes’

Rail strikes expected to cause commuter delays

Rail strikes expected to cause commuter delays

Stuttgarters to march despite mediated talks

Stuttgarters to march despite mediated talks

Long-haul Deutsche Bahn fares won’t rise in 2011

Long-haul Deutsche Bahn fares won’t rise in 2011

Stuttgart 21 fight benefits Greens, mediator says work will stop

Stuttgart 21 fight benefits Greens, mediator says work will stop

Siemens to supply new Eurostar trains

Siemens to supply new Eurostar trains

Train prices shouldn’t increase due to failing quality, experts say

Train prices shouldn’t increase due to failing quality, experts say

Drivers face crackdown on winter tyres

Drivers face crackdown on winter tyres

State justice minister calls Stuttgart rail protestors ‘spoiled’

State justice minister calls Stuttgart rail protestors ‘spoiled’

Suicide attempt traps 600 in Bavarian train tunnel

Suicide attempt traps 600 in Bavarian train tunnel

Bavarian mass transit drivers strike

Bavarian mass transit drivers strike

Police clear tents of Stuttgart 21 protesters

Police clear tents of Stuttgart 21 protesters

Stuttgart 21 protests continue as Bahn head admits costs not certain

Stuttgart 21 protests continue as Bahn head admits costs not certain

Activists stage biggest Stuttgart 21 protest yet

Activists stage biggest Stuttgart 21 protest yet

Minister blasts Deutsche Bahn over AC debacle

Minister blasts Deutsche Bahn over AC debacle

Total drink-drive ban on political agenda

Total drink-drive ban on political agenda

Deutsche Bahn plans massive investments

Deutsche Bahn plans massive investments

Germany spared volcanic ash cloud – for now

Germany spared volcanic ash cloud – for now

Bridging discord in the Mosel Valley

Bridging discord in the Mosel Valley

Driver obeys car navigation literally, promptly crashes

Driver obeys car navigation literally, promptly crashes

Volcanic ash shuts Berlin and Hamburg airports

Volcanic ash shuts Berlin and Hamburg airports

Transport minister halts pricey street sign update

Transport minister halts pricey street sign update

Transport minister suggests autobahn ban on trucks passing

Transport minister suggests autobahn ban on trucks passing

Crumbling A1 motorway casts shadow on construction firm

Crumbling A1 motorway casts shadow on construction firm

Week off to a slippery start as icy roads cause multiple accidents

Week off to a slippery start as icy roads cause multiple accidents

Deutsche Bahn faces infrastructure funds gap

Deutsche Bahn faces infrastructure funds gap

Lufthansa hopes final talks will avert strike

Lufthansa hopes final talks will avert strike

Lufthansa sets up emergency plan for strike

Lufthansa sets up emergency plan for strike

Lufthansa pilots to strike

Lufthansa pilots to strike

Deutsche Bahn to ditch English

Deutsche Bahn to ditch English

Policeman killed in Karlsruhe tram collision

Policeman killed in Karlsruhe tram collision

Cologne may use controlled flooding to save metro

Cologne may use controlled flooding to save metro

Ramsauer rules out Deutsche Bahn privatisation

Ramsauer rules out Deutsche Bahn privatisation

Deutsche Bahn closes deal on British train network

Deutsche Bahn closes deal on British train network

FDP proposes national road salt stockpile as shortage looms

FDP proposes national road salt stockpile as shortage looms

Thieves steal road salt as harsh winter depletes supply

Thieves steal road salt as harsh winter depletes supply

Teens beat man with club in Munich S-Bahn

Teens beat man with club in Munich S-Bahn

Airport scanners to be deployed this summer

Airport scanners to be deployed this summer

Kosovar cousins jailed for vicious Munich U-Bahn beating

Kosovar cousins jailed for vicious Munich U-Bahn beating

Airbus boss reportedly set to ditch A400M military transport

Airbus boss reportedly set to ditch A400M military transport

More construction in former West Germany called for

More construction in former West Germany called for

Lufthansa nosedives into the red

Lufthansa nosedives into the red

Suspicious suitcase causes bomb scare at Berlin’s central station

Suspicious suitcase causes bomb scare at Berlin’s central station

Berlin S-Bahn commuters to be reimbursed for train chaos

Berlin S-Bahn commuters to be reimbursed for train chaos

New transport minister ignites debate over car toll for autobahn

New transport minister ignites debate over car toll for autobahn

German trucker jackknifes first himself then his rig in Sweden

German trucker jackknifes first himself then his rig in Sweden

Lufthansa to shed staff in savings push

Lufthansa to shed staff in savings push

Five dead in bus crash

Five dead in bus crash

Lufthansa plans to cut staff by 15 percent

Lufthansa plans to cut staff by 15 percent

Berlin S-Bahn debacle may cost Deutsche Bahn dearly

Berlin S-Bahn debacle may cost Deutsche Bahn dearly

Berlin docks S-Bahn payment for poor service

Berlin docks S-Bahn payment for poor service

S-Bahn repairs create Berlin commuter chaos

S-Bahn repairs create Berlin commuter chaos

Man buys city street for €1,000 in auction goof

Man buys city street for €1,000 in auction goof

Dresden’s ‘Blue Wonder’ bridge dilapidated

Dresden’s ‘Blue Wonder’ bridge dilapidated

Mucky mating mayflies block Bavarian bridge

Mucky mating mayflies block Bavarian bridge

Berlin’s S-bahn chaos opens new canvas to grafffiti artists

Berlin’s S-bahn chaos opens new canvas to grafffiti artists

Lufthansa deal with Austrian Airlines nears takeoff

Lufthansa deal with Austrian Airlines nears takeoff

Replacement busses on S-Bahn routes pulled off road for repairs

Replacement busses on S-Bahn routes pulled off road for repairs

Deutsche Bahn’s new ticket-cheat policy to inflate crime stats

Deutsche Bahn’s new ticket-cheat policy to inflate crime stats

Poor, sexy and incompetent in Berlin

Poor, sexy and incompetent in Berlin

Berlin commuters face S-Bahn chaos

Berlin commuters face S-Bahn chaos

Berlin faces months of public transport chaos

Berlin faces months of public transport chaos

Lufthansa traffic down 2.8 percent in June

Lufthansa traffic down 2.8 percent in June

Limited S-Bahn service returns to Berlin centre

Limited S-Bahn service returns to Berlin centre

VW to produce electric cars by 2013

VW to produce electric cars by 2013

Berlin S-Bahn chaos set to continue

Berlin S-Bahn chaos set to continue

Berlin motorcycle inventor puts the human in hybrids

Berlin motorcycle inventor puts the human in hybrids

Taxi drivers to blockade Berlin airport Monday

Taxi drivers to blockade Berlin airport Monday

Freighter sinks in Hamburg port

Freighter sinks in Hamburg port

Government earmarks €10m for public bike schemes

Government earmarks €10m for public bike schemes

Police save 4,200 suffocating trout on Bavarian autobahn

Police save 4,200 suffocating trout on Bavarian autobahn

Siemens lands €750 million China train deal

Siemens lands €750 million China train deal

Court rules Dresden tunnel would damage Elbe more than bridge

Court rules Dresden tunnel would damage Elbe more than bridge

Tram driver fined for sending photos of his genitals to passengers

Tram driver fined for sending photos of his genitals to passengers

Study says 80 percent of German speed traps flawed

Study says 80 percent of German speed traps flawed

One body found in Cologne archive rubble

One body found in Cologne archive rubble

Search for Cologne archive survivors enters fourth day

Search for Cologne archive survivors enters fourth day

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Two boys killed by freight train

Bloody man plunges from Hamburg overpass

Bloody man plunges from Hamburg overpass

Deutsche Bahn strike disrupts rail traffic

Deutsche Bahn strike disrupts rail traffic

Major train delays expected for Deutsche Bahn strike Thursday

Major train delays expected for Deutsche Bahn strike Thursday

Deutsche Bahn fixes failed ticketing system

Deutsche Bahn fixes failed ticketing system

Railway ticket machines crash nationwide

Railway ticket machines crash nationwide

German shipping traffic blocked as rivers freeze

German shipping traffic blocked as rivers freeze

Deutsche Bahn ICE train brakes freeze

Deutsche Bahn ICE train brakes freeze

Condor passengers stranded for two days in Cancún

Condor passengers stranded for two days in Cancún

Deutsche Bahn awards Bombardier €1.5-billion deal

Deutsche Bahn awards Bombardier €1.5-billion deal

Tiefensee says eastern Germany is doing better

Tiefensee says eastern Germany is doing better

Deutsche Bahn irked over lack of rail competition in France

Deutsche Bahn irked over lack of rail competition in France

Deutsche Bahn increases prices on tickets and discount cards

Deutsche Bahn increases prices on tickets and discount cards

Airline pilots stage strike in Düsseldorf

Airline pilots stage strike in Düsseldorf

Bus inferno driver calls for emergency exits

Bus inferno driver calls for emergency exits

Banned Berlin iPhone app to return with improvements

Banned Berlin iPhone app to return with improvements

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