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Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn

Travel comfortably with Deutsche Bahn (DB) whether you are visiting any city in Germany or to Frankfurt & Amsterdam Schiphol airport from any DB railway station in Germany to connect your flight with China Airlines. The Rail&Fly services can be booked through China Airlines website, with your travel agency or China Airlines offices. Please note that the Rail&Fly ticket must be purchased jointly in combination with an international flight ticket.
 
To book your flight with Rail&Fly on China Airlines website, please select “QYG” or “German Rail” as the city. QYG is a generic name for all train stations in Germany. To pick-up DB ticket, please select the actual train station, number and departure time when you check-in on DB website.
 
 

Rail&Fly includes the rail journey:

  • You may take ICE/IC/EC trains at choice of DB for your land journey, but, not valid on chartered/special services and services operated by regional transport authorities with non-DB tariffs. Please mind the annotations when searching for connections.
  • The train schedule can only be reserved in connection with your China Airlines flight, valid on the day or day before of flight departure, and, on the day or day after of flight arrival.
  • Visit DB website (www.Bahn.de) to book the actual departure/arrival time displayed on the ticket purchase platform, as your Rail&Fly boarding pass does not reflect the actual train schedules.
 
 

Your Rail&Fly Boarding pass:

  • Rail&Fly train reservation is valid 72 hours prior to your flight departure/arrival. You may pick it up by print@home or save it on smart-phone. Please visit https://www.rail-checkin.com/#/step1 to check in by entering your flight ticket name and number or booking reference.
  • The check-in platform is also equipped with seat reservation at an extra charge. Visit https://www.bahn.com/en/view/offers/other/seat-reservation.shtml to make a reservation, which requires to check-in in advance as well.
  • Please show your Rail&Fly ticket, a photo ID or passport and e-ticket while boarding on DB.
  • No change or refund of DB ticket is allowed once it is checked-in. Passenger is responsible for arriving at the airport in time. We would recommend you to choose a connection of DB that allows you to arrive at the airport two hours before flight departure. China Airlines is not liable for passenger who misses flight with train delay.
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