More parcels on the rails: Deutsche Bahn wants to expand the transport network

Parcels are ready to be picked up in a hall Will these packages be transported on rails in the future? (Photo: dpa) Berlin Buy shoes, furniture or laptops with one click and have them delivered to your home: For many consumers in Germany, online shopping has long been part of everyday life. The corona crisis […]

New routes: Flixtrain drives to more than 40 cities

After a month-long Corona break, the rail competitor “Flixtrain” resumes operations. The green trains of the company “Flixmobility” should start running again as early as next week. Flixtrain has more than 40 cities on offer The offer is to be expanded step by step. From May 20, the Hamburg-Cologne and Berlin-Cologne routes will initially be […]

Last day of strike at the railway: Patience asked again | – news

As of: 09/06/2021 9:13 a.m. Today, commuters and travelers at Deutsche Bahn have to reckon with failed train connections and delays. The five-day strike is supposed to end at 2 a.m. The union of German locomotive drivers (GDL) continues its strike unabated, it said. “The situation is unchanged, the replacement schedule has started again as […]

Rüdiger Höfken on a hiking tour in Trier and Luxembourg

September 2, 2021 at 1:18 pm Höfken wanders : In the footsteps of the ancient Romans In the middle of our tour is the natural monument “Genoveva Cave”, which can be entered via steps carved into the sandstone. Photo: Rüdiger Höfken Serie Krefeld Today we dare to venture further out. Instead of a day tour […]