Discover Europe with DB Bahn. From as little as EUR 39!
Europe continues to grow together…by rail. European high-speed rail networks are more connected than ever before and now it is easier, faster, and more comfortable to travel throughout Europe by rail.
Make the most of your holidays by using the DB Bahn network to travel quickly and comfortably among 13 European countries. With direct links to city centers and fares starting at just EUR 19 between border-zone cities, travelling with DB Bahn saves time and money!
Sip a drink, stretch your legs and stay connected with friends and colleagues as the beautiful European countryside goes by. Choose your preferred Europa-Spezial ticket today and you are sure to have a pleasant journey.
Why not treat yourself and travel first class on your holiday from as little as EUR 69. This special offer includes routes between Germany and Belgium, the Netherlands, France, Austria, Poland, Switzerland, Luxembourg, Italy, Denmark, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovenia, and Slovakia.
Take a train from Frankfurt to Amsterdam or Paris in less than 4 hours from EUR 39 or from Hamburg to Copenhagen in 4.5 hours starting at only EUR 29 - a 45 minute ferry ride included. Start your holiday as soon as you board the train!
|Price:||2nd Class from EUR 39, 1st class from EUR 69|
|Booking period:||Until further notice|
|Travel period:||Until further notice|
|Pre-sale deadline:||At the earliest 91 days and at the latest 1 day before the date of travel. These deadlines do not apply for journeys to and from Austria and Poland as well as transit through these countries. In this case, the ticket has to be purchased 3 days before the date of travel at the latest.|
|Validity period between outward and return journey:||15 days|
|Route:||Cross-border routes between Germany and the relevant European destination.|
|Products:||ICE or IC/EC cross-border on at least one section of the DB route; Pre- and post-carriage in local DB trains and in parallel running NE local trains is allowed.|
|Ticket:||Applies for a single journey. Outward and return journey can be booked.|
|Detour:||No detours possible.|
|Coach class:||1st class + 2nd class|
|BahnCard discount:||Get an extra 25% discount with the BahnCard 25.
Please note following exception for Europa-Spezial France:
You will get the 25% BahnCard disount for all Europa-Spezial fares from EUR 59.00 in standard class and from EUR 99.00 in first class.
|Children's discount:||Please note that the fares for family children vary from country to country. The price will be shown in the booking. Children travelling alone pay half the adult fare.|
|Exchange/reimbursement:||Can be reimbursed or exchanged up to one day before the start of the journey for a charge of 15 EUR. No reimbursement from the 1st day of validity. You can take out a DB Spar- und Spezialpreis insurance for as little as 5 EUR to cover the return fee and/or reimbursement of the ticket price in the event of rescission for an insured reason. You can also transfer the "Europa-Spezial" ticket to a different train along the entire route on the first day of validity of the outward or return journey - on payment of the difference to the normal price - for the section of the regulating carrier (for the on-board price in the train) and an additional service charge of EUR 15 per ticket and direction.|
|Special features:||Special features in Italy: cross-border routes between Germany and Italy:
- via Austria: in transit via Kufstein–Brennero/Brenner to all stops for international, cross-border trains from/to Germany and Perca/Percha
- via Switzerland: in transit via Basel Bad-Chiasso/Iselle or Schaffhausen–Chiasso/Iselle to all stops for international trains from/to Milan.
Changing trains not allowed in Italy. (Exception: Merano, change trains in Bolzano
|Note:||Tickets for the Europa-Spezial offer only apply for the days and trains (connections) shown. While stocks last. The border may only be crossed in a booked DB long-distance train.|