DB surcharge for using IC/EC trains in the area covered by the RMV network

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  • Supplement for certain RMV season tickets
  • Combines long-distance and local transport services throughout the network

Fares info

  • Allows RMV season ticket holders to use IC/EC trains operated by Deutsche Bahn in the area covered by the RMV network.
  • The surcharge is based on Deutsche Bahn’s fares.


  • IC/EC trains cannot be used with single tickets, day tickets, group day tickets, 9.00 tickets, 65-plus monthly/annual tickets, 65 monthly/annual tickets Frankfurt, SemesterTickets, a SchülerTicket Hessen, Landesticket Hessen, Hesse senior citizen ticket, CleverCard or KombiTicket.
  • DB’s conditions apply on long-distance trains; hence, RMV’s conditions governing holders being accompanied by others and onward travel tickets do not apply.

Sales outlets

  • Surcharges can be purchased exclusively through DB’s own sales outlets.