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Rail strike in Germany: connections from Vienna also affected

Rail strike in Germany: connections from Vienna also affected

The railway strike in Germany will have consequences for ÖBB traffic. Train traffic to and from Germany will once again be greatly affected from the early hours of Tuesday morning. The reason for this is another strike in the collective agreement dispute at Deutsche Bahn, which also affects ÖBB traffic. ÖBB recommends postponing travel to, […]

Rail strike in Germany: connections from Vienna also affected

Rail strike in Germany: connections from Vienna also affected

The railway strike in Germany will have consequences for ÖBB traffic. Train traffic to and from Germany will once again be greatly affected from the early hours of Tuesday morning. The reason for this is another strike in the collective agreement dispute at Deutsche Bahn, which also affects ÖBB traffic. ÖBB recommends postponing travel to, […]

What will happen to Bregenz train station? Harsh criticism of the mayor

What will happen to Bregenz train station? Harsh criticism of the mayor

ÖBB is investing approximately 600 million euros in Vorarlberg; The mayor of Bregenz has been criticized for his inability to decide on the location of the station. ÖBB-Infrastructure AG will invest 598 million euros in Vorarlberg by 2029. The state is expected to spend an additional 47.5 million euros on railway infrastructure by 2031. State […]

Germany: Rail traffic partially paralyzed

Germany: Rail traffic partially paralyzed

A six-day strike by the German Locomotive Drivers’ Union (GDL) paralyzed a large part of rail traffic in Germany. The strike began on Tuesday evening in freight transport and on Wednesday morning in long-haul and regional transport of Deutsche Bahn (DB). As with recent strikes, train connections between Austria and Germany were also affected. ÖBB […]

Germany: Rail traffic partially paralyzed

Germany: Rail traffic partially paralyzed

A six-day strike by the German Locomotive Drivers’ Union (GDL) paralyzed a large part of rail traffic in Germany. The strike began on Tuesday evening in freight transport and on Wednesday morning in long-haul and regional transport of Deutsche Bahn (DB). As with recent strikes, train connections between Austria and Germany were also affected. ÖBB […]

Strike ON In Austria affected by the strike of train drivers in Germany 2 hours ago

Strike ON In Austria affected by the strike of train drivers in Germany 2 hours ago

Deutsche Bahn (DB) train drivers will stop working tomorrow, Wednesday, at 2 am. According to the machinists’ union of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, the strike will last until 18:00 next Monday. As with the latest strike in the German rail sector (the fourth in as many months), rail services between Austria and Germany are […]

Rail strike The train driver strike in Germany is likely to affect Austria 5 hours ago

Rail strike The train driver strike in Germany is likely to affect Austria 5 hours ago

The German train drivers’ union GDL has called on Deutsche Bahn (DB) employees to go on strike again. The union announced it would start on passenger transport on Wednesday morning at 2am and continue until 6pm on Monday next week. Ties between Germany and Austria are also likely to suffer again. The ÖBB advises travelers […]

The onset of winter continues to disrupt train and air traffic in Bavaria

The onset of winter continues to disrupt train and air traffic in Bavaria

Air and rail passengers in southern Bavaria still have to prepare for cancellations and delays after heavy snowfall over the weekend. Flight operations in Munich will come to a halt again on Tuesday due to freezing rain forecast. There will be no takeoffs or landings from 6 a.m. to 12 p.m. as of the start […]

Train traffic is restricted in Bavaria after the onset of winter

Train traffic is restricted in Bavaria after the onset of winter

Heavy snowfall in Bavaria from the first weekend of Advent is still taking its toll. Train passengers and commuters in particular had to prepare for delays and train cancellations on Monday. Deutsche Bahn (DB) was initially unable to say when the S-Bahn in and around Munich, used by thousands of passengers, would be able to […]

The situation with snow chaos on the roads is easing, but train traffic continues to be disrupted 29 minutes ago

The situation with snow chaos on the roads is easing, but train traffic continues to be disrupted 29 minutes ago

Due to fallen trees, numerous road closures were still in effect in the morning, for example on the B154, near the border between Salzburg and Upper Austria, or the A12 in the Innsbruck area. According to the ÖBB, train services will be restricted for a longer period of time. It is recommended to postpone non-urgent […]