Terms of use for DB Fernverkehr AG websites and apps

These are the terms of use for all websites and apps operated by DB Fernverkehr AG.

General information

The operator of these websites/apps is DB Fernverkehr AG, Europa-Allee 78-84, 60486 Frankfurt, Germany.

By using these websites/apps, you consent to these Terms of Use. These terms of use also apply if you use the websites/apps or areas thereof from other websites/apps.


The content of these websites/apps is created with the greatest possible care. However, DB Fernverkehr AG assumes no liability for the accuracy, comprehensiveness or topicality of the available content.


DB Fernverkehr AG will endeavour to enable access to the service without interruption as far as possible. Downtimes cannot be ruled out, however. DB Vertrieb GmbH reserves the right to change or discontinue its offer at any time. DB Fernverkehr AG accepts no liability for interruptions or other disruptions.

Permitted use

These websites/apps may be used for the following purposes only: (1.) displaying content from these websites/apps, (2.) checking information about departure and arrival times (3.) performing lawful bookings and reservations (4.) Use of other functions made available on these websites/apps.

Any other use of these websites/apps without the prior written consent of DB Fernverkehr AG is prohibited.

The reproduction, processing, dissemination, public display or any other form of use of the content of these websites/apps for commercial purposes are not permitted. Similarly, the use of automated systems or automated software for extracting the content of these websites/apps is not permitted. Furthermore, accessing the content via any means other than the user interface of the websites/apps is not permitted.

No actions may be undertaken that could have a disruptive impact on the functioning of these websites/apps. Such actions also include those which could result in an excessive or unmanageable overloading of the website/app infrastructure.

Regardless of the assertion of other rights, DB Fernverkehr AG reserves the right to suspend access to these websites/apps at any time if a party contravenes these Terms of Use.

Intellectual property

All copyrights, in particular rights pertaining to databases, brands, registered designs and other rights which protect intellectual property (including the structure and visuals of the websites/apps) are retained by DB Fernverkehr AG or its licensors. The reproduction, processing, dissemination, public display or any other use of the content of these websites/apps or their underlying software code, either in part or in full, are not permitted without prior written approval.

Links to other websites/apps

These websites/apps may contain links to third-party websites/apps. DB Fernverkehr AG checks this third-party content when links are first set to assess if it could potentially result in a civil or criminal legal action. The company does not continuously monitor all content for changes. DB Fernverkehr AG therefore assumes no liability for the content of third-party websites/apps, nor does it declare such websites/apps and their content to be its own. The company deletes links if it ascertains or is informed that the specific content to which a given link leads could potentially result in civil or criminal legal action.

Information on third parties

Information on open-source and commercial software, including the necessary references, licence conditions and notices, can be found here. In the apps, you will find this information under "Legal information, licences" in the "Profile" tab.

Status of the terms of use

We modify the terms of use to ensure they are in line with changes relating to functions or legislation. We therefore recommend that you check them at regular intervals.

Last modified: April 2023