Trial BahnCard 25 / 50 / 100

Trial BahnCard 25
Trial BahnCard 50
Trial BahnCard 100
Availability
10 June 2018 - 7 December 2019
Availability
10 June 2018 - 7 December 2019
Availability
Available for ordering all year round
Prices:
EUR 19.90 for 2nd class
EUR 39.90 for 1st class
Prices:
EUR 79.90 for 2nd class
EUR 159.90 for 1st class
Prices:
EUR 1,312 for 2nd class
EUR 2,362 for 1st class
Discounts:
25% off super saver, saver and flexible fares for Deutsche Bahn services within Germany

RAILPLUS: Discount on flexible fares for the foreign part of the route in more than 20 European countries.
Discounts:
50% off flexible fares and 25% off super saver and saver fares for Deutsche Bahn services within Germany.

RAILPLUS: Discount on flexible fares for the foreign part of the route in more thanEuropean countries.
Discounts:
100% off flexible fares within Germany

100% off flexible fares for IC Bus services (seat reservations not included)

RAILPLUS: Discount on flexible fares for the foreign part of the route in more than 20 European countries.
Validity / cancellation:
A trial BahnCard 25 is valid for 3 months as of the first day of validity (and subsequently for 12 months). Latest possible first day of validity: 11 June 2020. Your BahnCard is automatically renewed for a year unless you cancel it in writing at least 6 weeks before it is due to expire.

You can cancel your card in writing up to 6 weeks before it is due to expire. If you do not cancel your card, it automatically becomes an annual subscription.
Validity / cancellation:
A trial BahnCard 50 is valid for 3 months as of the first day of validity (and subsequently for 12 months). Latest possible first day of validity: 11 June 2020. Your BahnCard is automatically renewed for a year unless you cancel it in writing at least 6 weeks before it is due to expire.

You can cancel your card in writing up to 6 weeks before it is due to expire. If you do not cancel your card, it automatically becomes an annual subscription.
Validity / cancellation:
A trial BahnCard 100 is valid for 3 months as of the first day of validity (no subsequent extension). It expires immediately after the last day of validity and is not automatically extended, as it is not a subscription product.

You do not need to cancel it. Your trial BahnCard 100 expires immediately after the last day of validity and is not automatically extended, as it is not a subscription product.
Subscription BahnCard 25
The annual subscription price of a normal BahnCard 25 is currently EUR 62 for 2nd class / EUR 125 for 1st class; an annual subscription for a My BahnCard 25 for people aged 26 and under costs EUR 39 for 2nd class / EUR 81 for 1st class.

A reduced-price BahnCard 25 subscription costs EUR 41 for 2nd class / EUR 81 for 1st class for one year. Price reductions are available to the following groups: people aged 60 and over, people on a full disability benefit and people with a severe disability (classification level of 70% and higher in German severely disabled pass).
Subscription BahnCard 50
The annual subscription price of a normal BahnCard 50 is currently EUR 255 for 2nd class / EUR 515 for 1st class; an annual subscription for a My BahnCard 50 for people aged 26 and under costs EUR 69 for 2nd class / EUR 252 for 1st class.

A reduced-price BahnCard 50 subscription costs EUR 127 for 2nd class / EUR 252 for 1st class for one year. Price reductions are available to the following groups: people aged 60 and over, people on a full disability benefit and people with a severe disability (classification level of 70% and higher in German severely disabled pass).
No extension
ID when travelling
A trial BahnCard 25 does not feature a photo. When travelling, please bring your passport or national ID card with you for presentation during ticket inspection. No photo ID is required for holders under the age of 16.
ID when travelling
A trial BahnCard 50 does not feature a photo. When travelling, please bring your passport or national ID card with you for presentation during ticket inspection. No photo ID is required for holders under the age of 16.
ID when travelling
A trial BahnCard 100 features a photo. When travelling, please bring your passport or national ID card with you for presentation during ticket inspection.
Means of transport
You may use the following transport services:
ICE, IC/EC, IC Bus (reservation required), ÖBB Nightjet (reservation may be required), local trains (IRE, RE, RB, S-Bahn).
Many transport associations also provide BahnCard 25 discounts.
Means of transport
You may use the following transport services:
ICE, IC/EC, IC Bus (reservation required), ÖBB Nightjet (reservation may be required), local trains (IRE, RE, RB, S-Bahn).
Many transport associations also provide BahnCard 25 discounts.
Means of transport
You may use the following transport services:
ICE, IC/EC, IC Bus (reservation required), ÖBB Nightjet (reservation may be required), local trains (IRE, RE, RB, S-Bahn).

The trial BahnCard 100 is also valid within the City-Ticket zone of all towns and cities covered by the City-Ticket offering. Many transport associations also provide trial BahnCard 100 discounts.
Price for children travelling with parents/grandparents:
Up to four children aged 6-14 travel for free when accompanying a parent/grandparent.

Ordering Trial BahnCard 100:

1. Fill in order form
2. Submit order form by post or e-mail
3. You receive a provisional BahnCard
4. Your properTrial BahnCard 100 (with photo) arrives after approx. 3 weeks

NB: We must receive an application at least 14 days before you want to start using a Trial BahnCard 100. Once your order has been processed, you receive a provisional Trial BahnCard 100 that is valid from the requested validity date. The final Trial BahnCard 100 is sent to you after about 3 weeks.