Deutsche Bahn Rail Services (DB) Rail & Fly Service

"Fly JAL" and "Ride Deutsche Bahn Rail", taking you up to 6,000 destinations all around in Germany.

Deutsche Bahn Rail ticket is now purchasable online in conjunction with flight ticket for those flying on JAL Frankfurt route.

Eligible passengers

Passengers on flights JL407/408 who travel onwards using Deutsche Bahn Rail Services (Connections must be in 24hours.)

  • Train tickets are only valid on the day or the following day of the Deutsche Bahn reservation.

Eligible fares

All JL Published fares from Japan / Germany

  • oneworld fare are not applicable for this service.
  • JAL Group international award tickets, and tickets issued by other carriers are not applicable for this service

Main Deutsche Bahn Rail Services routes (to and from Frankfurt Airport station)

Eligible routes

All Deutsche Bahn (DB) sectors to/from Frankfurt Airport Station (including Basel Badischer Station and Salzburg Station)

  • However, the following are not covered by this offer.
  • Frankfurt local area (Rhein Main Verkehrsverband area)
  • Subway (U-Bahn)
  • Tram/Strassenbahn
  • Thalys
  • DB Autozug
  • Special Train (Sonderzügen)
  • City Night Line

Usage conditions

In accordance with the applicable Fare Regulations.

How to use the service

How to reserve the service

Please reserve this service when making your international flight ticket reservation through JAL website, call center (JAL International Reservation and Information), or your travel agent.
This service cannot be requested after your flight ticket has been purchased.

For information on how to make a reservation on the website and how to check your boarding class, please see below.

Online ticket

  • Online ticket can be issued from 72 hours prior to departure of Deutsche Bahn Rail Services.
  • Please access to Check-in website with your e-ticket number or Reservation number (6-digit) and print out the online rail ticket.
  • You will need to show your Online Ticket when boarding.
    Please be sure to print it out in advance and bring it with you.
  • Printing is not required if you receive the online rail ticket on your smartphone or tablet.
  • Changes to a booking may not be permitted after the issue of Online ticket. Train portion is issued as part of flight ticket. It is necessary to be used in order of the ticket. If the customer does not follow the itinerary in order or has a segment that will not be flown listed on the ticket, this could invalidate the ticket, including all remaining segments, and render the ticket unusable in accordance with fare regulations.

Transfers to Deutsche Bahn Rail Services

  • You may refer to the following details regarding transfers to Deutsche Bahn Rail Services.

Q&A Regarding Deutsche Bahn


  • After exchanging for your Deutsche Bahn Rail Services rail tickets, the Deutsche Bahn Rail Services Conditions of Carriage apply.
  • For any inquiry during your stay in Europe, please refer to the contact below.

Please see Rail&Fly important information or the "Deutsche Bahn Rail Services" page for details.