Floods: Deutsche Bahn extends goodwill association to Monday | EUROtoday

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The storms in southern Germany will even have an effect on prepare site visitors on Monday. Deutsche Bahn has subsequently prolonged its goodwill coverage: Anyone who has purchased a ticket by this Sunday that’s legitimate on Sunday or Monday and wish to postpone their journey because of the storm harm can journey later. The prepare connection has been lifted for these tickets, the railway introduced.

According to a railway spokeswoman, it’s not but potential to quantify the extent to which site visitors is affected. On Sunday, a number of long-distance routes within the south have been affected. Trains have been cancelled, for instance on the Munich-Nuremberg-Berlin, Stuttgart-Mannheim-Frankfurt, Karlsruhe-Stuttgart-Crailsheim-Nuremberg and Karlsruhe-Stuttgart-Ulm-Augsburg-Munich routes. The railway suggested in opposition to travelling to areas in Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg which are affected by flooding.

On Saturday night, two carriages of an ICE prepare with 185 passengers on board derailed in Schwäbisch Gmünd, Baden-Württemberg, following a landslide. According to the German prepare No one was injured. The route between Stuttgart and Munich, which is necessary for long-distance site visitors, was briefly closed. The prepare was recovered on Sunday.