BahnCard 25 / BahnCard 50

White check card with green stripe and the inscription BahnCard 25

© Deutsche Bahn AG

  • 25 per cent reduction for local rail journeys from price level 5 upwards

Fares info

Onward travel ticket


Holder may be accompanied by other persons




Us of First Class travel

Yes, with 1 supplement per person per journey (also with BahnCard First)

Cross-network fare


Dial-a-ride taxi service (AST), express bus, etc.


Use of IC service

Yes, based on DB fares

  • Holders of a BahnCard 25 or BahnCard 50 can purchase single tickets at price levels 40, 5, 6, 7, 17 and 45 at reduced cost. These can only be used on RMV’s rail services – excluding underground and tram services.
  • This regulation also applied to children of between 6 and up to and including 14 years of age.

Sales outlets

  • The BahnCard reduction is available 
    • via RMV-HandyTicket (mobile ticket)
    • from all sales machines on regional railways
    • from selected ticket machines at Konstablerwache and Hauptwache stations in Frankfurt


The price reduction is always 25 per cent of the standard fare.


Our common conditions of carriage (only in German) and fare regulations (only in German) apply.

Deutsche Bahn website - info on BahnCard