Affordable train tickets for everyone under 27

(Super) saver fare young tickets are available for as little as EUR 12.90 on selected routes. On sale permanently.


  • Can be booked a few days before departure if you want to make a journey at short notice
  • You can also usw local trains (RE, RB, IRE, S-Bahn): just include them in your booking
  • 25 % discount for BahnCard 25 holders
  • Now available in DB Navigator

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Terms and conditions: (super) saver fare young

Super Sparpreis Young and Sparpreis Young

Affordable train tickets for everyone under 27

Depending on availability, a one-way super saver fare young ticket for 2nd class can cost as little as EUR 12.90. saver fare young tickets for 2nd class are availale from EUR 16.90. 

We added Super Sparpreis Young tickets to the regular connection information on on 12 December 2021. This new ticket is for customers up to and including 26 years of age, so we have introduced a new passenger type. The offering is available along with all of the other ticket types listed for passengers aged 15-26. This also applies to the DB Navigator app. The update has been available for downloading from the App Store, Google Play Store and AppGallery since 12 December.


Eligibility is based on the passenger's age on the first day of travel. Train attendants check the passenger's age.

  • Children aged 0-5 years always travel free of charge and do not need to be indicated in the booking.
  • Children aged 6-14 travel free of charge when accompanied by a person aged 15 or over. However, they must be indicated in the booking. The ticket holder can bring up to 4 children per ticket. 

Children aged 0-5 always travel free of charge.
Children aged 6-14 pay half the adult fare.

Tickets can be bought up to 180 days before the day of travel.

If you have a (super) saver fare young ticket, you may only use the connection indicated on your ticket. (Super) saver fare young tickets are available for ICE, IC/EC services within Germany. You can use local trains (e.g. RE, RB, IRE, S-Bahn and non-DB trains) to get to/from a railway station if you include them in your booking. You are not restricted to travelling on a specific train when using local rail services. However, your journey must be completed by 10:00 am of the following day. 

A BahnCard 25 or 50 gets you a 25 % discount. Click here for BahnCards for young travellers.

A saver fare young ticket for a journey over 100 km includes a City-Ticket. If "+City" is shown on your ticket, you know that the City-Ticket option covers your start and destination stations.

The (super) saver fare young ticket does not include a City-Ticket. If you want to use local transport, please book the City mobil option. 

Exchanges and cancellations are not available for (super) saver fare young tickets.

Saver fare young tickets can be cancelled up to one day before departure for a processing fee of EUR 10. We issue a voucher that is valid for 3 years. It is not possible to cancel a ticket on or after the day of travel.

To cancel your saver fare ticket go to your most recent bookings in your "My Bahn" account or use the order search function. Once you have cancelled a ticket, you can then book a new one in the usual way.


Instant cancellation

Independently of an offering's terms and conditions, you can cancel tickets booked on or in the DB Navigator free of charge within 12 hours (720 minutes) of booking. Payment will be refunded in full. 

Further information about instant cancellations. 

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