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Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn

Travel comfortably with Deutsche Bahn whether you are visiting any city in Germany or to Frankfurt & Amsterdam Schiphol airport from any DB railway station in Germany to catch your flight with China Airlines. The rail & fly service can be booked with any long haul flight on our website, in your travel agency or via our China Airlines office. Please note that the Rail & Fly ticket cannot be booked later. Rail & Fly tickets can only be booked in combination with an international flight ticket.
 
If you wish to book your flight in combination with Rail & Fly on our website, please select “QYG” or “German Rail” as the departure city.
 
 

Rail & Fly includes the rail journey:

  • an open ticket from/to any of the 5,600+ railway stations in Germany to/from Frankfurt Airport
  • on all trains (including ICE)
  • valid on the day of departure from Frankfurt airport (and the day before), the day of arrival at Frankfurt airport and the following day.
 
 

Your Rail & Fly Boarding pass:

The Rail & Fly ticket has to be printed or downloaded prior to departure with DB. Starting 72 hours prior to your departure, you can access the website https://www.rail-checkin.com/#/step1 and pick up your train ticket (Rail & Fly Boarding Pass).

Please enter your name and booking code or flight ticket number. You can print the boarding pass or download it on your mobile phone to present it onboard the train.

The check-in platform is also equipped with the possibility for an optional seat reservation at an extra charge. Should you not be able to check-in online for your journey, you can find DB self-service terminals at Frankfurt and Dusseldorf Airport and at major German central stations. At these terminals it is also possible to check-in and print the boarding pass.

The Rail & Fly Boarding Pass is valid for travel between the booked airport and any German DB station. The trip must be made on a direct route using DB trains only. DB time table can be obtained via travel agents, DB Travel Centers or online using the DB Navigator App or www.bahn.com. Travelers are advised to be at the airport latest two hours before the check-in counters close.
SNCB/NS

SNCB/NS

Using the Rail & Fly of China Airlines and SNCB/NS, you could transfer from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to the following Belgian stations for a cozy and comfortable journey.
AMS (Amsterdam Schiphol)ZYR (Brussels Midi)
BRU (Brussels Airport)
ZWE (Antwerp Central)
 
The Rail & fly service can be booked from China Airlines website, travel agency or via our ticketing office when traveling to Amsterdam. Please note that the Rail & Fly ticket cannot be booked separately. A booking with the SNCB/NS will automatically be cancelled if a passenger ticket is not issued at least 48 hours before departure of the train.
 
 

Flights with Rail & Fly

You could print out the tickets prior to departure with SNCB/NS via below website: http://www.belgianrail.be/
Or contact with the traffic staff in following mentioned train stations with a valid E-ticket receipt:
  1. Schiphol Airport: NS Hispeed counter in Schiphol Plaza areas/AMS
  2. Antwerp Central: International Departure counter/ZWE
  3. Brussels Midi: Departure Today Zone (near platform 4)/ZYR
 
Attention:
Please show your valid photo ID (most probably, passport) and ticket while boarding on SNCB/NS. The cancellation after departure date is 100% chargeable. Your bags will not be through checked by SNCB/NS onto CI or vice versa. Please be responsible for carriage of your own bag while on/off the train. 
In case of any misconnection of disruption by CI flight, SNCB/NS will honor the coupon and place the passenger on the next available train.
 
 

The validity of SNCB/NS

  1. Tickets which from ZYR/BRU/ZWE to AMS are only valid on/prior to the day before the flight date(AMS-TPE)
  2. Tickets which from AMS to ZYR/BRU/ZWE are only valid on /next to the day after the flight date(TPE-AMS).
OBB

OBB

Using the Rail & Fly of China Airlines and OBB, you could transfer from Vienna Airport to the following stations for a cozy and comfortable journey.
AustriaSt. Poten Hbf(POK), Graz Hbf(GGZ), Linz Hbf(LZS), Salzburg Hbf(ZSB), Innsbruck Hbf(IOB), Bregenz(XGZ), Klagenfurt Hbf(KGV)
CzechBrno hl.n.(ZDN), Praha hl.n.(XYG), Ostrava hl.n(XJV)
HungryGyor(QGY), Budapest keleti(XXQ)
 
The Rail & fly service can be booked from China Airlines website, travel agency or via our ticketing office when traveling to Vienna. Please note that the Rail & Fly ticket cannot be booked separately. A booking with the OBB will automatically be cancelled if a passenger ticket is not issued at least 24 hours before departure of the train.
 
 

Flights with Rail & Fly

You could check within 72 hours prior to departure of OBB via below website, https://check-in.accesrail.com/#/step1
Or apply for manual check-in at OBB tourist service center, the ticket collection will be EUR3.50 for each person and will be assisted in pre-selecting seat before departure.
 
Attention:
Please show your valid photo ID (most probably, passport) and ticket while boarding on OBB. The cancellation after departure date is 100% chargeable. Your bags will not be through checked by OBB onto CI or vice versa, please be responsible for carriage of your own bag while on/off the train.
In case of any misconnection of disrupted by CI flight, OBB will honor the coupon and place the passenger on the next available train.
 
 

The validity of OBB

  1. Tickets which from other mentioned destinations to VIE are only valid on/prior to the flight date(VIE-TPE)
  2. Tickets which from VIE to other mentioned destinations are only valid on /next to the flight date(TPE-AMS).
Minimum Connecting Time:
  1. From rail to Vienna airport: 1 h 45 min
  2. From Vienna airport to rail: 1h 20 min