- We are working with Lufthansa to optimize our joint train-to-flight offer. Five cities will be added to the Lufthansa Express Rail network, and Sprinter trains will also travel to Frankfurt Airport as early as December 2021. The new Sprinter connections link the largest German airport even more closely with rail.
- On the occasion of the 30 th anniversary of Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed trains, Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier christened a new ICE 4 in the name of the “Bundesrepublik Deutschland” at Berlin central station. The first XXL ICE (13-car) is the longest train in the ICE fleet and has been in service since June 2021.