Save the day, sleep the night with City Night Line!

Woman who travels in comfort by train, at night, throughout Europe

Sleep as you travel and make the most of your day! With City Night Line you can wake up in Paris, Rome, Copenhagen or Prague after spending the night in one of our high-quality night-trains. There's no better way to make the most of your European sightseeing, shopping or business travel.

Choose from three comfort categories: comfortable sleeper, couchette or seat.

Over night travel with City Night Line

Sleeping car
Spend a relaxing night in your own bedroom while traveling over night in Europe
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Spend a good night in an inexpensive couchette car.
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Seated car
The seated car is the cheapest comfort class on City Night Line.
Learn more about the seated car

Overview prices
Book one of our Saver Fare Europe - Germany (Europaspezial) packages (ticket and reservation) for inexpensive over night travel to your destination with the City Night Line. Prices per person and route in a couchette car begin at just 59 euros. For an extra 25 euros, you can travel in a comfortable sleeping car, including breakfast.

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As a US-customer you can buy your City Night Line tickets online, at a DB Service Center or at your closest DB agency.

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For more information or to purchase your CNL connection please contact a DB agency near you, click the ''book now'' button or call our DB Service Centre (+49 180 5 99 66 33)

Passes (GRP/Eurail) are also valid for use with the CNL, for further information head to or the German Rail Pass homepage

Detailed information on overnight travel

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Benefits at a glance

  • Gain a whole day by traveling overnight.
  • Arrive directly in the centre of town, well rested and refreshed.
  • Travel free of stress and unaffected by the weather.

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