ICE High-Speed Train Germany

ICE High-Speed Train
The Ice (InterCity Express) is a high-speed train that connects all major cities in Germany. With speeds up to 300km/h, this is one of the fastest ways to travel between cities such as Berlin, Hamburg and Cologne. The ICE has international connections to Denmark, the Netherlands, BelgiumFrance, Switzerland, and Austria.

ICE High-Speed Train Routes
The Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express (ICE) high-speed train connects many major cities across Germany. Travel by ICE to the heart of each city, close to all the main attractions and hotels. If you plan to explore neighboring countries you can take an international ICE train to Austria (Vienna, Innsbruck), Belgium (Brussels, Liège), Denmark (Copenhagen, Arhus), France (Paris), the Netherlands (Arnhem, Utrecht, Amsterdam) and Switzerland (Zürich, Interlaken).
The ICE connects 32 major cities. 
Here are some domestic and international examples of the travel times and routes available:

How to Make Reservations for the ICE

You can reserve your seat on the ICE in the following ways:

ICE High-Speed Train Reservation Fees
  • ICE High-Speed Train Type:                     Regular ICE
  • ICE High-Speed Train 1st class:               6 euros
  • ICE High-Speed Train 2nd class:              6 euros
  • ICE High-Speed Train Reservation Type: Optional
  • ICE High-Speed Train Type:                     ICE Frankfurt / Munich / Stuttgart - Paris
  • ICE High-Speed Train 1st class:               30 euros
  • ICE High-Speed Train 2nd class:             13 euros
  • ICE High-Speed Train Reservation Type: Mandatory

ICE High-Speed Train Facilities and Services
  • Air conditioning
  • Bar
  • Children's play area
  • Coffee bar
  • Disabled facilities
  • Power sockets
  • Restaurant/bistro
  • Video screens
  • WiFi internet

ICE High-Speed Train Facilities and Services
  • Facilities may differ by train and route.
  • Most ICE trains offer breakfast/lunch or dinner menus with many German specialties as well as snacks and a wide selection of beverages.
  • In 1st class, staff will serve food/drink to your seat.
  • For transporting bikes, a reservation is required.
  • Folding bikes can be taken onboard.
  • Non-folding bikes can be transported via the luggage courier service (this costs extra).
  • Dogs are permitted on ICE trains.
  • Pets may be required to be kept in a traveling container or to wear a muzzle and remain on a leash.
  • Some ICE routes provide WiFi.
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