ÖBB Nightjet - great-value travel on the night train.
Hop on board the ÖBB Nightjet in the evening - your personal seat is reserved when you book your ticket - and sleep through your journey in comfort. Enjoy the extensive service offered by the Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB) for as little as EUR 39. The train crew will assist you throughout the journey and make you feel as comfortable as possible. After a good night's sleep you will arrive in the centre of your destination the next morning.
On some connections you can even take your car or motorbike with you. On the ÖBB Nightjet you have the option to reserve a space for your bicycle - at a DB Travel Centre, a travel agency with a DB licence or by calling DB's service hotline (+49 180 6 99 66 33; charges depending on provider).
ÖBB Nightjet services to/from Germany:
- Hamburg - Hanover - Freiburg - Basel - Zurich
- Berlin - Magdeburg - Freiburg - Basel - Zurich
- Hamburg - Hanover - Munich - Innsbruck
- Hamburg - Hanover - Passau - Linz - Vienna
- Düsseldorf - Cologne - Frankfurt - Munich - Innsbruck
- Düsseldorf - Cologne - Frankfurt - Linz - Vienna
- Munich - Rosenheim - Verona - Lake Garda - Milan
- Munich - Rosenheim - Bologna - Florence - Rome
- Munich - Rosenheim - Udine - Treviso - Venice
- Munich - Ljubljana - Zagreb (Nightjet partner connection)
- Munich - Optaija - Rijeka (Nightjet partner connection)
- München - Salzburg - Wien - Budapest (Nightjet partner connection)
- Berlin - Dresden - Prag - Wien/Budapest (Nightjet partner connection)
Please note that a valid reservation is required on all ÖBB Nightjet trains. This reservation is automatically included when you book your ÖBB Nightjet ticket with DB. Passengers without a reservation will be required to pay a fee on board the train. Children under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult on ÖBB Nightjet trains.
Travel options on the ÖBB Nightjet
Travel to your destination in your sleep with the ÖBB Nightjet.The following travel options are available to passengers.
The sleeper cabin is the most comfortable way to travel on the ÖBB Nightjet. Travel in your own compartment on comfortable beds with fresh linen and breakfast in the morning. The beds are arranged one above the other. Welcome package, daily newspaper and breakfast of your choice.
Economy couchette compartment
Compartment types: Triple (3 berths), Double (2 berths), Single (1 berth)
Each compartment has a washing facility including toiletries, slippers and towels. In addition, there is a washing facility with a washbasin, toilet and shower at the end of each couchette coach.
Compartments are also equipped with a mirror and power sockets.
Also included in this travel class is a welcome package consisting of an aperitif, snacks and mineral water as well as an extensive breakfast of your choice with free refill of hot beverages and a daily newspaper.
Deluxe couchette compartment
Compartment types: Triple (3 berths), Double (2 berths), Single (1 berth)
Deluxe compartments have their own bathroom with washbasin, shower and toilet as well as a folding table. Shower gel and towels are provided.
Service and compartment occupancy
Put together your individual breakfast in the evening. Menus are provided in all compartments. Breakfast will be served in the morning in your compartment.
You can purchase warm and cold snacks and beverages from the train crew at your seat. Choose from the menu provided in the compartment.
The train crew will ask you at what time you want to be woken in the morning and wake you up accordingly.
All compartments can be locked from both sides by the passenger and the train crew can be contacted via a call system.
The berths in Triple and Double compartments can be booked individually. This means that you will share the compartment with other passengers (separate compartments for men and women).
Even more space and comfort is available by booking two adjoining compartments with a connecting door, thereby creating a suite for up to six persons. Combine either two Economy compartments or one Economy and one Deluxe compartment. These options currently cannot be booked online. They can only be booked at a DB Travel Centre, a travel agency with a DB licence or by calling the DB service hotline (+49 180 6 99 66 33; charges depending on provider).
Compartments in couchette coaches have either 4 or 6 berths. They are suitable for groups, families or price-conscious individual travellers. A blanked, sheet and fresh pillow are provided at each place. Washing facilities and toilets can be found at the end of the coach. A small breakfast is included.
Special compartments for women are available for women travelling alone. Boys are not permitted to travel in ladies-only compartments. When travelling with boys, please book a separate compartment or gender-neutral couchette compartment. Please book these at least four days in advance at a DB Travel Centre, a travel agency with a DB licence or by calling the DB service hotline (+49 180 6 99 66 33; charges depending on provider).
There you can also book family compartments for up to two adults and at least one child and at most four children (up to 14) for a fixed price.
The ticket price includes:
○ In the evening: Mineral water
○ In the morning: Wake-up service and small breakfast
You can purchase additional beverages and snacks from the train crew. Choose from the menu provided in all compartments.
Couchette coach with wheelchair compartment
For passengers with reduced mobility, a wheelchair-accessible couchette compartment with a sanitary facility is available on almost all connections.
These couchette compartments offer space for one passenger with a wheelchair and an accompanying person.
Please book this compartment well in advance at a DB Travel Centre, a travel agency with a DB licence or by calling the DB service hotline (+49 180 6 99 66 33; charges depending on provider).
Travelling in a seated coach is the most affordable way to travel on the ÖBB Nightjet. All 2nd class compartments have six seats. Washing facilities and toilets can be found at the end of the coach.
In couchette and sleeper coaches you can purchase beverages and snacks from the train crew.
Car, motorbike and bicycle transport
Arrive fresh and relaxed by train - and take your car, motorbike or bicycle with you.
Car and motorbike transport
ÖBB Nightjet services on the following routes provide for daily transportation of cars and motorbikes:
Hamburg - Hanover - Passau - Linz - Vienna
Düsseldorf - Cologne - Frankfurt - Munich - Innsbruck
Please note: Transporting a vehicle is only possible in combination with a seat, couchette or sleeper ticket. Passengers also need a supplementary vehicle transportation ticket along with their personal ticket.
You can take bicycles with you on the following routes:
Innsbruck - Munich - Cologne - Düsseldorf
Düsseldorf - Cologne - Munich - Innsbruck
Vienna - Linz - Hanover - Hamburg
Hamburg - Hanover - Linz - Vienna
Innsbruck - Munich - Hamburg
Düsseldorf - Cologne - Frankfurt - Linz - Vienna
Vienna - Linz - Frankfurt - Cologne - Düsseldorf
Hamburg - Munich - Innsbruck
Seasonal bicycle transportation is possible on the following routes:
Zurich - Basel - Freiburg - Hanover Hamburg / 22 December 2017 - 7 January and 25 March - 14 October 2018
Hamburg - Hanover - Freiburg - Basel Zurich / 23 December 2017 - 8 January and 26 March -15 October 2018
Please note: Passengers need a supplementary bicycle ticket plus a reservation to transport bicycles. Bicycles may have a maximum length of 185 cm. This does not apply to tandems.
You can book your journey at a DB Travel Centre, a travel agency with a DB licence or by calling DB's service hotline (+49 180 6 99 66 33; charges depending on provider).