Happy-Weekend-Ticket: Travel on the weekend for just 44 euros

With the Happy-Weekend-Ticket up to five people can travel all over Germany on a Saturday or Sunday on local services! For just 44 euros online or at the ticket vending machines; for 46 euros at your closest DB agency!

Travel cheaply alone or in a group of up to 5 people, with your children or grandchildren at the weekend in regional trains! For only 44 euros online or at ticket vending machines or for only 2 euros more in your closest DB agency!

The ticket is valid in 2nd class of all DB regional trains (Regional-Express, Regionalbahn, S-Bahn), many local traffic associations, non state owned railway companies according to their regulations as well as on some section of line in Poland.

Book your ticket right now or by selecting "local transport" while searching for a connection.

The Happy-Weekend-Ticket is valid for: Individual travellers, groups of up to five people travelling together, or parents/grandparents (max. 2 adults) travelling with any number of one adult's children/grandchildren under 15 years old.
Note: The provisions described above shall apply even if the information on the ticket differs from these.
The Happy-Weekend-Ticket is valid on: All local rail services from DB AG (S-Bahn, RB, IRE, RE), on services offered by many transport associations and on non-federal railways (in accordance with their applicable regulations regarding 2nd class travel), and on some sections of line in Poland.
Price: - 44 euros when purchased online or from ticket vending machines
- 46 euros when purchased from the DB Travel Center

A surcharge of 7.50 euros applies for tickets purchased onboard
Validity: Valid on Saturday or Sunday from 12 a.m. until 3 a.m. the following day. Unlimited travel for one day
Return and exchange: It is not possible to return, exchange or receive a refund for unused tickets, 1st class trips or seat reservations.
Carriage of dogs: The carriage of dogs with this ticket is free of charge. When calculating the number of passengers permitted to travel on this ticket, a dog is to be considered equivalent to one person.
Carriage of bicycles: Bicycle tickets on local services cost 5 euros per bicycle and, in conjunction with the Schönes-Wochenende-Ticket, apply for unlimited travel for the whole day. In some regions, the carriage of bicycles is free of charge. To travel with a bicycle on services provided by transport associations, the relevant transport association's tariff provisions apply. For further information please contact our points of sale.
Validity in Poland: The Schönes-Wochenende-Ticket is valid on the following sections of line to Poland:
Grambow – (Grambow border) – Szczecin Gl
Tantow – (Tantow border) – Szczecin Gl
Forst border – Zasieki
Frankfurt (Oder) border- Slubice and
Görlitz – (Zgorzelec border) – Zgorzelec
Please note: For the Schönes-Wochenende-Ticket, increasing the size of the group after departure or exchanging people after departure is not permitted. It is also not permitted to resell or give away used tickets for free.
To prevent misuse, please enter your name and surname in the field provided on the ticket before you travel. If there are several people travelling together, enter the name of the person travelling the furthest. When your ticket is inspected, you may be asked to present your ID.

After completion of the journey, the person travelling may request a "Bescheinigung für den Vorsteuerabzug“ (certificate of input tax reduction) with the applicable tax rate in accordance with Section 12 Paragraph 1 of the UStG (German VAT law), provided that the DB journey is longer than 50 km and the person travelling confirms the information on the certificate.

Your benefits at a glance:

  • Up to 5 people travel for as little as 44 euros (when purchased online or at ticket vending machines)
  • Unlimited travel for one day
  • Travel across Germany - 2nd class on all regional trains
  • Advantage for (grand-)parents (1 or 2 adults):
    your own (grand-)children up to the age of 14 travel for free!
  • Satuday or Sunday, from 12 a.m. until 3 a.m. the following day

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