There are a number of train types in Germany ready to transport you both day and night. The German train network is operated by Deutsche Bahn. Use the to check times for trains in Germany.
Regional and intercity trains in Germany
The main rail network in Germany is made up of the following regional trains and intercity trains:
- trains connect regional destinations with larger cities. It makes frequent stops and connects with high-speed ICE trains.
- trains link all local towns. These trains are slower than Regional Express trains.
- InterRegional trains connect Germany’s regions.
- (suburban trains) is a network of trains that operate within most big cities, including Berlin and Munich.
- InterCity trains operate domestically and internationally between key cities. They are slower than the high-speed ICE trains as they make more stops.
Your German Rail Pass is also valid on .
On the regional trains appear as 'RE', 'RB', 'IR' and 'IC'.
Domestic high-speed trains in Germany
The following high-speed trains operate within Germany:
- (InterCity Express) is the most popular train in Germany, connecting key cities. These high-speed trains travel at speeds of up to 200 mph (320 km/h).
- is the newest brand of extra fast ICE trains, connecting Germany’s main cities: Berlin, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Cologne and Düsseldorf, with no stops in between. The ICE Sprinter is aimed at business travelers and runs during the busy periods at the start and end of the working day. ICE and ICE Sprinter trains include an on-board restaurant. Snacks and drinks can also be served to your seat. In 1st class there may be extras, like newspapers, power sockets, audio channels and video screens.
On the ICE and ICE Sprinter trains simply as 'ICE'. Reservations are compulsory for ICE Sprinter trains. But are optional for standard ICE trains.signs of success skills for success standard for success standards for success student success center gcu success factor success factors com success inspirational motivational quotes success mortgage success motivated the success principles vasectomy reversal success rate what led to henry ford's success as an entrepreneur words for success all things possible setbacks and success in politics and life brain tumor radiation success rate deep work: rules for focused success in a distracted world drake lyrics about success education is the key for success embryo grading and success rates entrepreneurial success story iud success rate ivf calculator success jaguar success leapfrog leapstart preschool success lmt success group metformin weight loss success stories 2020 midwives brew success stories motivated for success my 600 lb life success stories my success national honor society of leadership and success no heartbeat at 8 weeks success stories