Interrail benefits in Germany
If your Interrail pass is valid in Germany, you can get free and discounted ferry crossings, as well as other great offers.
Show your Interrail pass to receive your discount or special offer or contact the specific company in advance. The benefits apply during the validity of your pass, wheras free travel on trains, buses or ferries is only valid on travel days.
Reservations can be made on the Finnlines website (booking code: RAIL) or you can call +49 45 028 0543 or +46 771 340 940.
Please note that this benefit offer does not apply to cabin accommodation. Port charges and meals are not included in the discount offer.
From Rostock’s train station, take bus 40 in the direction Seehafen Anleger. Get off the bus after 30 minutes at Seehafen Fähre.
To get to Travemünde’s ferry terminal, take a train from Lübeck. This train takes you to the ‘Skandinavienkai’ in 30 minutes.
Which routes are covered?
Berlin Europaplatz - Copenhagen (Denmark)
Berlin - Wroclaw (Poland) -Kraków (Poland)
Düsseldorf - Roermond (Netherlands) - Eindhoven (Netherlands) - Antwerp (Belgium) - London (Great Britain)
Frankfurt - Hahn Airport - Trier - Luxembourg City (Luxembourg)
Leipzig - Prague (Czechia)
Munich - Milan (Italy)
Munich - Prague (Czechia)
Munich - Zürich (Switzerland)
Strasbourg (France) - Mannheim - Nuremberg - Prague (Czechia)
Leipzig - Prague (Czechia)
How can I reserve a place on the bus?
Tickets and reservations are available at railway ticket windows in Germany or via www.bahn.com.
What do I need to reserve?
If you have an Interrail Global Pass you only need to make a reservation (and pay the reservation fee).
If you have an Interrail One Country Pass you need to make a reservation plus pay for an additional ticket for the countries not included in your Pass.
Reservation is recommended. Call +49 (0)89 - 24 24 85 14 or e-mail the company.
The Shopping Express Bus to Wertheim Village starts at 09:30 Frankfurt main train station (exit south to coach parking, opposite Mannheimerstrasse 15, bus stop: Romantische Straße) or at 10:00 at Westin Grand Hotel (next to underground station: Konstablerwache).
The Shopping Express Bus to Ingolstadt Village departs at 09:30 at Munich main train station (opposite Karstadt department store) or at 10:00 at Westin Hotel Grand Munich (Arabellastrasse 6).
Participating hostels and hotels
A&O Aachen Hauptbahnhof (opening summer 2014)
A&O Berlin Friedrichshain
A&O Berlin Mitte
A&O Berlin Hauptbahnhof
A&O Dortmund Hauptbahnhof
A&O Dresden Hauptbahnhof
A&O Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof
A&O Frankfurt Galluswarte
A&O Hamburg Hammerkirche
A&O Hamburg Hauptbahnhof
A&O Hamburg Reeperbahn
A&O Hamburg City Süd
A&O Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof
A&O Köln Neumarkt
A&O Köln Dom
A&O Leipzig Hauptbahnhof
A&O München Hauptbahnhof
A&O München Hackerbrücke
A&O Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof
The discount applies to advance booking only. Book your hostel or hotel on the A&O website or by phone (+49 30 80 947 5110).
To get your discount, please make sure to use the code 'interrail'.
Take the train from Passau to Linz, and enjoy a walking tour through Linz before boarding a ship that will sail you back to Passau. Spectacular views and interesting tales at every leg of the journey.
Buy tickets at ÖBB train stations or when you reach the dock.
The offer does not apply to cruises which conclude buffet, menu, overnight stays and return trips by bus or train.
Just show your Interrail pass at the ticket desk to get free admissioin.
For more information visit the DB Railway Museum website.
The DB Railway Museum is in walking distance of Nuremberg main train station.