See Germany by train

Halo travel offers the best Germany train travel experience

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Are you planning to travel Germany by train? Halo Travel offers Germany train tours as well as Germany Rail Passes. We can also help you find customize your Germany trip.

Germany train tours

Unique preplanned train itineraries:
Perfect if you are unfamiliar with Europe & trains
We find the best destinations and connections!
The most convenient option
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Germany Rail Passes

Flexible train travel anywhere in Germany:
Most suitable for experienced travelers
Plan and book your own itinerary
The most flexible option
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Need help?

Our travel experts are here to answer your questions about your train trip through Germany. Contact us via the messenger button on the lower right hand side of the screen or plan a 1-on-1 chat session with a rail travel experts who can answer all your Germany train travel questions.

See Germany with a train tour

Our Germany train tours include the best destinations in Germany and the most convenient and fast train connections. We did all the research for you! When you book one of our Germany train tours, you will receive a rail pass, reserved seats for all trains and a detailed itinerary. Are you ready to see Germany by train?

Multi-country tours including Germany

Why not include a few other European countries in your rail trip?

Create your own route through Germany with a rail pass

Are you looking to create your own train route through Germany? Or do you want to keep your itinerary flexible? Then a rail pass is your best option!

You can choose where you want to go and create your own dream trip through Germany by train!

Eurail Passes that include Germany:

Best places to see in Germany by train

Read more about these destinations, find hotel recommendations and things to do on our German city pages.

Railway map of Germany

Trains in Germany

Trains in Germany are comfortable and fast. Since trains require no reservations, Germany is a great country for a flexible train holiday!

The main train types in Germany are:

  • Intercity (IC), Eurocity (EC) and Regional train. These trains can be found everywhere in Germany and they reach basically any place you would like to visit by train.
  • The intercity Express (ICE) is Germany’s high-speed train. ICEs are superfast, have a restaurant & wifi. Seat reservations are optional.
  • City Night Line (CNL) is Germany’s night train with sleeping cars.

Germany practical information

    • Language: German
    • Currency: Euro
    • Timezone: GMT+1
    • Electricity: 220/230 Volt, standard European plugs
    • Best time to visit: year-round