German Rail Pass

The German Rail Pass gives you unlimited train travel on Germany's extensive train network.

  • Travel to over 5,000 locations, including Berlin and Munich

  • You can also visit a number of cities in Italy, Belgium, Austria, Czech Republic and Poland.

  • Spring SALE: Buy now for travel up until May 31, 2017, and get up to 20% off!

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German Rail Pass prices

These prices apply to a trip that you complete anytime.

Maximum amount of Passes

You can only add up to 15 passes per order due to the high value of the passes that we’ll mail to you.

  • Divide passes into 2 or more separate orders

Maximum amount of Passes

A maximum of 5 adult travelers can use a single Saver Pass. If your adult group is larger than 5 people, simply order multiple Saver Passes.

  • Divide passes into 2 or more separate orders

Maximum amount of Passes

You can only add up to 2 children passes per each adult pass in order.

Minimum amount of Passes

Each Pass requires at least one traveler.

1
Youth(s)
Valid for

Valid for

German Rail Passes are available in a range of travel day combinations. A travel day lasts 24 hours (midnight to midnight). On each travel day, go by train as much as you like.

 

Choose how many travel days you want and decide on the go when you use each one over a 1-month period.

1st class

1st class travel

Travel in 1st class and expect wider seats with more leg and elbow room. These coaches are less crowded than 2nd class, meaning extra luggage space and a more peaceful experience. Some trains offer extra facilities, such as a complimentary drink and snack.

A 1st class pass allows you to also travel in 2nd class coaches.

(Price per person)
Total price for 1 Youth
3 days within 1 month
USD$ 241
USD$ 241
4 days within 1 month
USD$ 258
USD$ 258
5 days within 1 month
USD$ 276
USD$ 276
7 days within 1 month
USD$ 344
USD$ 344
10 days within 1 month
USD$ 441
USD$ 441
15 days within 1 month
NEW!
USD$ 621
USD$ 621
3 days continuous
NEW!
USD$ 233
USD$ 233
4 days continuous
NEW!
USD$ 250
USD$ 250
5 days continuous
USD$ 270
USD$ 270
7 days continuous
NEW!
USD$ 329
USD$ 329
10 days continuous
USD$ 389
USD$ 389
15 days continuous
USD$ 547
USD$ 547

Prices include tax. Free shipping options available for many countries. Delivery costs (if any) are added during check-out.

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Youth conditions - German Rail Pass

  • Only non-European residents can travel with a German Rail Pass. Read more

  • A German Rail Pass is valid for travel with participating train companies. Read more

  • You need to activate your pass at a train station in Germany within 11 months of the issue date. Read more

  • To travel with a Youth Pass, you must be aged from 12 up to and including 27 on the start date of the pass.

  • A 1st class Youth Pass is valid in both 1st and 2nd class.

Maximum amount of Passes

You can only add up to 15 passes per order due to the high value of the passes that we’ll mail to you.

  • Divide passes into 2 or more separate orders

Maximum amount of Passes

A maximum of 5 adult travelers can use a single Saver Pass. If your adult group is larger than 5 people, simply order multiple Saver Passes.

  • Divide passes into 2 or more separate orders

Maximum amount of Passes

You can only add up to 2 children passes per each adult pass in order.

Minimum amount of Passes

Each Pass requires at least one traveler.

1
Adult(s)
Valid for

Valid for

German Rail Passes are available in a range of travel day combinations. A travel day lasts 24 hours (midnight to midnight). On each travel day, go by train as much as you like.

 

Choose how many travel days you want and decide on the go when you use each one over a 1-month period.

1st class

1st class travel

Travel in 1st class and expect wider seats with more leg and elbow room. These coaches are less crowded than 2nd class, meaning extra luggage space and a more peaceful experience. Some trains offer extra facilities, such as a complimentary drink and snack.

A 1st class pass allows you to also travel in 2nd class coaches.

(Price per person)
Total price for 1 Adult
3 days within 1 month
USD$ 300
USD$ 300
4 days within 1 month
USD$ 322
USD$ 322
5 days within 1 month
USD$ 345
USD$ 345
7 days within 1 month
USD$ 427
USD$ 427
10 days within 1 month
USD$ 548
USD$ 548
15 days within 1 month
NEW!
USD$ 772
USD$ 772
3 days continuous
NEW!
USD$ 288
USD$ 288
4 days continuous
NEW!
USD$ 313
USD$ 313
5 days continuous
USD$ 335
USD$ 335
7 days continuous
NEW!
USD$ 407
USD$ 407
10 days continuous
USD$ 487
USD$ 487
15 days continuous
USD$ 680
USD$ 680

Prices include tax. Free shipping options available for many countries. Delivery costs (if any) are added during check-out.

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Adult conditions - German Rail Pass

  • Only non-European residents can travel with a German Rail Pass. Read more

  • A German Rail Pass is valid for travel with participating train companies. Read more

  • You need to activate your pass at a train station in Germany within 11 months of the issue date. Read more

  • Save up to 50% on the second traveler with a Twin Pass (for 2 people).

  • Passes are available for 1st or 2nd class train travel.

  • A 1st class Adult Pass is valid in both 1st and 2nd class.

Maximum amount of Passes

Maximum amount of passes

You can only add up to 14 passes per order due to the high value of the passes that we'll mail to you.

  • Divide passes into 2 or more separate orders

Maximum amount of Passes

A maximum of 5 adult travelers can use a single Saver Pass. If your adult group is larger than 5 people, simply order multiple Saver Passes.

  • Divide passes into 2 or more separate orders

Maximum amount of Passes

You can only add up to 2 children passes per each adult pass in order.

Minimum amount of Passes

Twin Pass requires at least two travelers.

2
Adult(s)
Valid for

Valid for

German Rail Passes are available in a range of travel day combinations. A travel day lasts 24 hours (midnight to midnight). On each travel day, go by train as much as you like.

 

Choose how many travel days you want and decide on the go when you use each one over a 1-month period.

1st class

1st class travel

Travel in 1st class and expect wider seats with more leg and elbow room. These coaches are less crowded than 2nd class, meaning extra luggage space and a more peaceful experience. Some trains offer extra facilities, such as a complimentary drink and snack.

A 1st class pass allows you to also travel in 2nd class coaches.

(Price for 2 people)
Total price for 2 Adults
3 days within 1 month
USD$ 450
USD$ 450
4 days within 1 month
USD$ 483
USD$ 483
5 days within 1 month
USD$ 515
USD$ 515
7 days within 1 month
USD$ 639
USD$ 639
10 days within 1 month
USD$ 820
USD$ 820
15 days within 1 month
NEW!
USD$ 1158
USD$ 1158
3 days continuous
NEW!
USD$ 431
USD$ 431
4 days continuous
NEW!
USD$ 469
USD$ 469
5 days continuous
USD$ 499
USD$ 499
7 days continuous
NEW!
USD$ 612
USD$ 612
10 days continuous
USD$ 730
USD$ 730
15 days continuous
USD$ 1020
USD$ 1020

Prices include tax. Free shipping options available for many countries. Delivery costs (if any) are added during check-out.

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Twin conditions - German Rail Pass

  • Only non-European residents can travel with a German Rail Pass. Read more

  • A German Rail Pass is valid for travel with participating train companies. Read more

  • You need to activate your pass at a train station in Germany within 11 months of the issue date. Read more

  • Save up to 50% on the second traveler with a Twin Pass (for 2 people).

  • Both traveler names are printed on a single discounted Twin Pass, so you need to travel together.

  • Passes are available for 1st or 2nd class train travel.

  • A 1st class Twin Pass is valid in both 1st and 2nd class.

Maximum amount of Passes

You can only add up to 15 passes per order due to the high value of the passes that we'll mail to you.

  • Divide passes into 2 or more separate orders

Maximum amount of Passes

A maximum of 5 adult travelers can use a single Saver Pass. If your adult group is larger than 5 people, simply order multiple Saver Passes.

  • Divide passes into 2 or more separate orders

Maximum amount of Passes

You can only add up to 2 children passes per each adult pass in order.

Minimum amount of Passes

Each Pass requires at least one traveler.

1
Adult(s)

Maximum amount of Passes

You can only add up to 15 passes per order due to the high value of the passes that we'll mail to you.

  • Divide passes into 2 or more separate orders

Maximum amount of Passes

You can only add up to 2 children passes per each adult pass in order.

Minimum amount of Passes

Each Pass requires at least one traveler.

1
Child(ren)
Valid for

Valid for

German Rail Passes are available in a range of travel day combinations. A travel day lasts 24 hours (midnight to midnight). On each travel day, go by train as much as you like.

 

Choose how many travel days you want and decide on the go when you use each one over a 1-month period.

1st class

1st class travel

Travel in 1st class and expect wider seats with more leg and elbow room. These coaches are less crowded than 2nd class, meaning extra luggage space and a more peaceful experience. Some trains offer extra facilities, such as a complimentary drink and snack.

A 1st class pass allows you to also travel in 2nd class coaches.

(Price per person)
Child 4-11(Price per person) Total price for 1 Adult and 1 Child
3 days within 1 month
USD$ 300
Free
USD$ 300
4 days within 1 month
USD$ 322
Free
USD$ 322
5 days within 1 month
USD$ 345
Free
USD$ 345
7 days within 1 month
USD$ 427
Free
USD$ 427
10 days within 1 month
USD$ 548
Free
USD$ 548
15 days within 1 month
NEW!
USD$ 772
Free
USD$ 772
3 days continuous
NEW!
USD$ 288
Free
USD$ 288
4 days continuous
NEW!
USD$ 313
Free
USD$ 313
5 days continuous
USD$ 335
Free
USD$ 335
7 days continuous
NEW!
USD$ 407
Free
USD$ 407
10 days continuous
USD$ 487
Free
USD$ 487
15 days continuous
USD$ 680
Free
USD$ 680

Prices include tax. Free shipping options available for many countries. Delivery costs (if any) are added during check-out.

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Family conditions - German Rail Pass

  • Only non-European residents can travel with a German Rail Pass. Read more

  • A German Rail Pass is valid for travel with participating train companies and public transport. Read more

  • You need to activate your pass at a train station in Germany within 11 months of the issue date. Read more

  • Children under 6 travel for free and do not need a pass.

  • Children aged 6 to 11 travel for free with a Family Pass. A child must be accompanied at all times by at least one person with an Adult Pass. This doesn’t have to be a family member and can be anyone over 18.

  • Up to two children can travel with one adult. For example, when two adults are traveling, they can take four children with them.

  • If more than two children are traveling with one adult, a separate Youth Pass needs to be purchased for the additional children.

  • Travelers aged 12 to 27 can travel with a Youth Pass.

  • A 1st class Family Pass is valid in both 1st and 2nd class coaches.

These German Rail Passes are for travel between February 1 and May 31, 2017 (inclusive) only, and are non-refundable, non-exchangeable. If you wish to travel outside this period, you can order a standard Pass.

Maximum amount of Passes

You can only add up to 15 passes per order due to the high value of the passes that we’ll mail to you.

  • Divide passes into 2 or more separate orders

Maximum amount of Passes

A maximum of 5 adult travelers can use a single Saver Pass. If your adult group is larger than 5 people, simply order multiple Saver Passes.

  • Divide passes into 2 or more separate orders

Maximum amount of Passes

You can only add up to 2 children passes per each adult pass in order.

Minimum amount of Passes

Each Pass requires at least one traveler.

1
Youth(s)
Valid for

Valid for

Youth(Price per person) Total price for 1 Youth
5 days within 1 month
Save 10%
276 USD$ 249
USD$ 249
7 days within 1 month
Save 20%
344 USD$ 275
USD$ 275
10 days within 1 month
Save 20%
441 USD$ 353
USD$ 353
15 days within 1 month
NEW: Save 20%
621 USD$ 496
USD$ 496
5 days continuous
Save 10%
270 USD$ 242
USD$ 242
7 days continuous
NEW: Save 20%
329 USD$ 263
USD$ 263
10 days continuous
Save 20%
389 USD$ 312
USD$ 312
15 days continuous
Save 20%
547 USD$ 437
USD$ 437

Prices include tax. Free shipping options available for many countries. Delivery costs (if any) are added during check-out.

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Youth conditions - German Rail Pass

  • Only non-European residents can travel with a German Rail Pass. Read more

  • A German Rail Pass is valid for travel with participating train companies. Read more

  • You need to activate your German Rail Pass at a train station in Germany. Read more

  • To travel with a Youth Pass, you must be aged from 12 up to and including 27 on the start date of the Pass.

  • A 1st class Youth Pass is valid in both 1st and 2nd class.

  • German Rail Pass Spring Sale period: Buy from February 1 until March 31, 2017 at 11am CT

  • German Rail Passes purchased in the German Rail Pass Spring Sale can only be used for travel between February 1 and May 31, 2017 (inclusive).

  • These Discounted Promotional German Rail Passes are non-refundable and non-exchangeable.

  • All standard German Rail Passes are refundable and exchangeable if they are returned unused. Read our Return Policy.

Maximum amount of Passes

You can only add up to 15 passes per order due to the high value of the passes that we’ll mail to you.

  • Divide passes into 2 or more separate orders

Maximum amount of Passes

A maximum of 5 adult travelers can use a single Saver Pass. If your adult group is larger than 5 people, simply order multiple Saver Passes.

  • Divide passes into 2 or more separate orders

Maximum amount of Passes

You can only add up to 2 children passes per each adult pass in order.

Minimum amount of Passes

Each Pass requires at least one traveler.

1
Adult(s)
Valid for

Valid for

Adult(Price per person) Total price for 1 Adult
5 days within 1 month
Save 10%
345 USD$ 311
USD$ 311
7 days within 1 month
Save 20%
427 USD$ 341
USD$ 341
10 days within 1 month
Save 20%
548 USD$ 438
USD$ 438
15 days within 1 month
NEW: Save 20%
772 USD$ 618
USD$ 618
5 days continuous
Save 10%
335 USD$ 301
USD$ 301
7 days continuous
NEW: Save 20%
407 USD$ 327
USD$ 327
10 days continuous
Save 20%
487 USD$ 390
USD$ 390
15 days continuous
Save 20%
680 USD$ 544
USD$ 544

Prices include tax. Free shipping options available for many countries. Delivery costs (if any) are added during check-out.

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Adult conditions - German Rail Pass

  • Only non-European residents can travel with a German Rail Pass. Read more

  • A German Rail Pass is valid for travel with participating train companies. Read more

  • You need to activate your German Rail Pass at a train station in Germany. Read more

  • Save up to 50% on the second traveler with a Twin Pass (for 2 people).

  • German Rail Passes are available for 1st or 2nd class train travel.

  • A 1st class Adult Pass is valid in both 1st and 2nd class.

  • German Rail Pass Spring Sale period: Buy from February 1 until March 31, 2017 at 11am CT

  • German Rail Passes purchased in the German Rail Pass Spring Sale can only be used for travel between February 1 and May 31, 2017 (inclusive).

  • These Discounted Promotional German Rail Passes are non-refundable and non-exchangeable.

  • All standard German Rail Passes are refundable and exchangeable if they are returned unused. Read our Return Policy.

Maximum amount of Passes

Maximum amount of passes

You can only add up to 14 passes per order due to the high value of the passes that we'll mail to you.

  • Divide passes into 2 or more separate orders

Maximum amount of Passes

A maximum of 5 adult travelers can use a single Saver Pass. If your adult group is larger than 5 people, simply order multiple Saver Passes.

  • Divide passes into 2 or more separate orders

Maximum amount of Passes

You can only add up to 2 children passes per each adult pass in order.

Minimum amount of Passes

Twin Pass requires at least two travelers.

2
Adult(s)
Valid for

Valid for

Adult(Price per person) Total price for 2 Adults
5 days within 1 month
Save 10%
515 USD$ 463
USD$ 463
7 days within 1 month
Save 20%
639 USD$ 511
USD$ 511
10 days within 1 month
Save 20%
820 USD$ 656
USD$ 656
15 days within 1 month
NEW: Save 20%
1158 USD$ 926
USD$ 926
5 days continuous
Save 10%
499 USD$ 449
USD$ 449
7 days continuous
NEW: Save 20%
612 USD$ 490
USD$ 490
10 days continuous
Save 20%
730 USD$ 584
USD$ 584
15 days continuous
Save 20%
1020 USD$ 816
USD$ 816

Prices include tax. Free shipping options available for many countries. Delivery costs (if any) are added during check-out.

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Twin conditions - German Rail Pass

  • Only non-European residents can travel with a German Rail Pass. Read more

  • A German Rail Pass is valid for travel with participating train companies. Read more

  • You need to activate your German Rail Pass at a train station in Germany. Read more

  • Save up to 50% on the second traveler with a Twin Pass (for 2 people).

  • Both traveler names are printed on a single discounted Twin Pass, so you need to travel together.

  • German Rail Passes are available for 1st or 2nd class train travel.

  • A 1st class Twin Pass is valid in both 1st and 2nd class.

  • German Rail Pass Spring Sale period: Buy from February 1 until March 31, 2017 at 11am CT

  • German Rail Passes purchased in the German Rail Pass Spring Sale can only be used for travel between February 1 and May 31, 2017 (inclusive).

  • These Discounted Promotional German Rail Passes are non-refundable and non-exchangeable.

  • All standard German Rail Passes are refundable and exchangeable if they are returned unused. Read our Return Policy.

Maximum amount of Passes

You can only add up to 15 passes per order due to the high value of the passes that we'll mail to you.

  • Divide passes into 2 or more separate orders

Maximum amount of Passes

A maximum of 5 adult travelers can use a single Saver Pass. If your adult group is larger than 5 people, simply order multiple Saver Passes.

  • Divide passes into 2 or more separate orders

Maximum amount of Passes

You can only add up to 2 children passes per each adult pass in order.

Minimum amount of Passes

Each Pass requires at least one traveler.

1
Adult(s)

Maximum amount of Passes

You can only add up to 15 passes per order due to the high value of the passes that we'll mail to you.

  • Divide passes into 2 or more separate orders

Maximum amount of Passes

You can only add up to 2 children passes per each adult pass in order.

Minimum amount of Passes

Each Pass requires at least one traveler.

1
Child(ren)
Valid for

Valid for

Adult(Price per person) Child 4-11(Price per person) Total price for 1 Adult and 1 Child
5 days within 1 month
Save 10%
345 USD$ 311
Free
USD$ 311
7 days within 1 month
Save 20%
427 USD$ 341
Free
USD$ 341
10 days within 1 month
Save 20%
548 USD$ 438
Free
USD$ 438
15 days within 1 month
NEW: Save 20%
772 USD$ 618
Free
USD$ 618
5 days continuous
Save 10%
335 USD$ 301
Free
USD$ 301
7 days continuous
NEW: Save 20%
407 USD$ 327
Free
USD$ 327
10 days continuous
Save 20%
487 USD$ 390
Free
USD$ 390
15 days continuous
Save 20%
680 USD$ 544
Free
USD$ 544

Prices include tax. Free shipping options available for many countries. Delivery costs (if any) are added during check-out.

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Family conditions - German Rail Pass promo

  • Only non-European residents can travel with a German Rail Pass. Read more

  • A German Rail Pass is valid for travel with participating train companies and public transport. Read more

  • You need to activate your pass at a train station in Germany within 11 months of the issue date. Read more

  • Children under 6 travel for free and don't need a German Rail Pass. You may be asked to sit a child on your lap during busy times.

  • Children aged 6 to 11 travel for free with a Family Pass. A child must be accompanied at all times by at least one person with an Adult Pass. This doesn’t have to be a family member and can be anyone over 18.

  • Up to 2 children can travel with 1 adult. For example, when 2 adults are traveling, they can take 4 children with them.

  • If more than 2 children are traveling with 1 adult, a separate Youth Pass needs to be purchased for the additional children.

  • Travelers aged 12 to 25 can travel with a Youth Pass.

  • A 1st class Family Pass is valid in both 1st and 2nd class coaches.

  • German Rail Pass Spring Sale period: Buy from February 1 until March 31, 2017 at 11am CT

  • German Rail Passes purchased in the German Rail Pass Spring Sale can only be used for travel between February 1 and May 31, 2017 (inclusive).

  • These Discounted Promotional German Rail Passes are non-refundable and non-exchangeable.

  • All standard German Rail Passes are refundable and exchangeable if they are returned unused. Read our Return Policy.

Ordering Info

 

Delivery

We deliver worldwide. We offer free delivery to the United States.
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Payment

Ordering your pass online is easy and secure. Pay with credit card or PayPal in U.S., Canadian, and Australian dollars.
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Loss and theft

Don’t let the loss or theft of your pass ruin your trip. Pass Loss & Theft Coverage can be included in your order for a small fee.
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Planning your trip

 

Train timetable

Find train times for trains within Germany, as well as international trains departing from and arriving in Germany. 
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Railway map of Germany

View a railway map showing the major train connections across Germany.
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Seat reservations

Read about reservations on German trains and when you need to make them.
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Where is the pass valid?

 

The German Rail Pass is valid throughout Germany on all trains operated by the national railway company, Deutsche Bahn (DB). A number of cities in Austria, Belgium, Italy, Switzerland, Poland and Czech Republic are also included. There are just a few trains that require a reservation to be made. The pass also entitles you to discounts on some bus and boat travel.

Who can use the pass?

 

German Rail Passes may only be used by non-European residents. Residents of Europe, including Turkey and Russia, can not use a German Rail Pass, but can instead buy the Interrail pass. You must activate your pass at a train station before taking your first train.

Frequently asked questions

 
  • What is a travel day? 

    You can buy a pass with either 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 or 10 travel days. A travel day lasts for 24 hours, from 12 midnight on one day to 12 midnight of the following day. On each travel day you can take as many trains as you want. The travel days can be used within a 1 month period.

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  • What is the difference between 1st and 2nd class? 

    The German Rail Pass is available for 1st or 2nd class travel. 1st class offers more space than 2nd class, both in terms of legroom and storage space for your luggage. The seats are more comfortable and compartments are usually less crowded than in 2nd class.

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  • Do I need to make reservations for some trains? 

    Most domestic German trains do not require a reservation. However certain trains do including the City Night Line night train. Reservation is recommended for the ICE high-speed train during busy times.

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