Your payment options on bahn.com

You have various options to purchase your ticket securely. The payment options on bahn.com guarantee that a purchase is reliable and goes smoothly. During the booking process, you can choose whether you would like to pay by credit card, PayPal, SOFORT or SEPA direct debit. You can find more information in advance on which payment option is right for you on this page.

Credit card

Pay simply and easily by credit card. We accept VISA, MasterCard, AmericanExpress, JCB and Diners Club cards.

Here's how to pay by credit card

PayPal*

PayPal is a secure payment service which you can use for payments on bahn.com without entering your bank details.

Here's how to pay with PayPal

SOFORT

With SOFORT, you can pay quickly and conveniently within Europe using your online banking access information.

Here's how to pay using SOFORT

SEPA direct debit

If you live in Germany, you can use the Europe-wide SEPA direct debit process to buy tickets.

Here's how to pay using SEPA direct debit

* Payment with PayPal is not available for mobile booking.