For a quiet and relaxed travel we recommend the Quiet Car marked with this symbol.
Smoking and consuming alcohol is prohibited on the entire RE5 route. As part of the alcohol consumption ban, you may not carry any opened alcoholic beverages in our trains. You may of course still carry closed bottles and cans. Any violations will be fined with 40 EUR.
This private initiative provides a hotline you can call when on your way home and have a conversation to feel safe and less alone.
The number is +49 (0) 30 – 120 74 182 (Sun-Thur 8pm-12am; Fri-Sat 10pm-4am).
You can find further information on www.heimwegtelefon.de.
If you prefer to send your location to certain people in real time, you can use the app “KommGutHeim”. You let your contacts know that you are on your way home and you are being tracked based on your GPS signal.
The app is available for both iOS and android and you can find download options and further information on www.KommGutHeim.eu.