Touring round Germany from 10 PM on Sunday till midnight on Tuesday (Could 14 – 26, 2023) can be tough because of the nation’s rail community being principally down.
Railway and Transport Employee’s Union are launching a 50-hour-long warning strike that may halt all long-distance, regional, and freight visitors.
Lufthansa depends on German’s rail community to offer connectivity to its long-haul flights and has issued the next steerage:
Disruptions on Lufthansa Specific Rail connections from 14 Could (10 p.m.) to 16 Could (midnight)
Lengthy-distance prepare companies with the Deutsche Bahn can be suspended from Sunday, 14 Could 23 from 10 p.m. till Tuesday, 16 Could 23 midnight as a consequence of a strike by the railway union EVG. Because of this, there can even be no Lufthansa Specific Rail service to and from Frankfurt Airport. In case your prepare is affected by a cancellation, please contact a Lufthansa Service Middle.
Alternatively, you can too select one other technique of transport. Lufthansa will cowl the prices for this, supplied they’re cheap. As a self-payer, please ship your receipts in addition to your boarding cross, stating your financial institution particulars (IBAN and BIC), utilizing our suggestions type.
It has been a spring of strikes round Europe in 2023 as a consequence of workers demanding increased wages due to rampant inflation + strikes in France as a consequence of pension reform plans.
The rail is the way in which to go for brief/medium-distance journey round Europe as a consequence of stations being in metropolis facilities and high-speed rail extensively out there.
I simply took the Eurostar on Monday and can take it again to London from Paris on Saturday. I’ve some rail journey inside Italy coming subsequent month too.