Rail Travel Alert: Germany – Nationwide GDL train strike scheduled 19. and 20. May 2015
19th May 2015
Affected travel dates and times:
Freight services – Tuesday, 19th May 2015, 15:00 hrs (local time)
Passenger transportation – Wednesday, 20th May 2015, 02:00 hrs (local time)
Business travel advice:
- The open-ended train services strike is expected to have severe impact on rail travel, as widespread cancellations and significant rail delays of Deutsche Bahn trains are likely to occur.
- Leisure and business travellers are advised to check the status of their train connection at before travelling and use alternative ground transport options, if possible.
- Although the Deutsche Bahn (DB) is running a rail replacement services schedule, travellers are advised to check the status of their train at least 12 hours before departure.
- Please contact your Rail-Line travel specialist for assistance or any questions you may have regarding the above.