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Taking the train to the plane

Rail&Fly with Deutsche Bahn AG and airberlin.

Travel within Germany from/to your desired airport from just € 29.

The Rail&Fly ticket is valid for travel within Germany using any local or long-distance passenger train operated by Deutsche Bahn AG if the departure station and the departure airport are in different public transport regions. A Rail & Fly ticket can be booked for the same day as the flight,  for the day prior to departure, or for the day following arrival. Stopovers on the journey to and from the airport are permitted. The class of Rail&Fly ticket depends on the class of service of the flight ticket, in other words for a Business Class flight ticket book a first class Rail&Fly ticket and for an Economy Class flight ticket book a second class Rail&Fly ticket. The cancellation and rebooking conditions of the Rail&Fly ticket are linked to your flight booking fare. Go to fare overview »

Price per person and leg


1st classfrom 58 EUR
2nd classfrom 29 EUR

Please book your Rail&Fly ticket whilst reserving your flight at (Except for topbonus award flights). It is possible to add the reservation to your booking later, but in this case a rebooking fee will be charged. The offer is only valid in conjunction with an international flight from/to Germany. This offer does not apply to flights to/from Amsterdam, Basel, Paris, Salzburg, Vienna and Zurich.You can print out your Rail&Fly ticket online at 72 hours before departure you will need your booking number or ticket number at hand. Alternatively, you can pick up your ticket at a DB Deutsche Bahn ticket machine, also 72 hours before departure. Here you will be asked to enter the pickup number.

Rail&Fly airports


from / to station

Connection to airport


Berlin Hauptbahnhof (central station)

Bus TXL (Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe)
BremenBremen Hauptbahnhof (central station)Tram 6 (Bremer Straßenbahn AG)
DortmundHolzwickedeAirport-Shuttle (Flughafen Dortmund GmbH)
DresdenDresden airportS-Bahn line S2
DusseldorfDusseldorf airportdirect ICE/IC connection, Regionalexpress, S-Bahn lines S1 and S11
Frankfurt/MainFrankfurt/Main airportdirect ICE connection, S-Bahn lines S8 and S9
HamburgHamburg Hauptbahnhof (central station)S-Bahn line S1, Airport Express (Jasper GmbH)
HannoverHannover airportS-Bahn line 5
Cologne / BonnCologne/Bonn airportdirect ICE/IC connection, Regionalexpress, S-Bahn line 13
Leipzig / HalleLeipzig/Halle airportdirect IC connection, Regionalexpress
MunichMunich airportS-Bahn lines S1 and S8
Münster/ OsnabrückMünster (Westf.) Hauptbahnhof, Osnabrück Hauptbahnhof (central station)Bus lines S 50, RT 51, D50, Bus X 150, "FMO-Express" (VGM/VRL Stadtwerke Osnabrück)
NurembergNuremberg Hauptbahnhof (central station)U-Bahn line 2 (Verkehrsbetriebe Nürnberg)
StuttgartStuttgart airportS-Bahn lines 2 and 3

The Rail&Fly ticket is not valid for:

  • travel by motorail, excursion and charter trains, as well as Thalys
  • travel on DB/SEA routes
  • travel on NE routes (railways not owned by the German state, private railways)

The airberlin-team wishes you a pleasant trip with the train to the plane.


DB Bahn