DB Navigator

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About this app

Turn your smartphone into your ticket and travel at the lowest price and without ticket controls. The DB Navigator is your perfect companion for regional and long-distance travel as well as for the underground, tram and bus. From real-time information, to the current coach sequence and notifications of changes to your journey - the DB Navigator has the right service for you in every situation.

Download the DB Navigator app for free here in the Google Play Store and start your digital travel companion!

Digital ticket
Paperless travel: Tickets for regional and long-distance transport as well as for the S-Bahn, underground, tram and bus are available in the DB Navigator.

Best Price Finder
Travel at the lowest price: Activate "Show our best prices" in the travel information and find the lowest price for long-distance, regional and international travel.

Travel notifications
Keep informed at all times: You will be notified of delays, track changes and timetable changes by push notification or e-mail. If you wish, we can also remind you to get on, change or get off the train.

Quick booking
Book your ticket in just a few steps: Simply swipe to the left over the desired connection in the connection section.

Real-time information
Everything at a glance: Find all real-time information about departure and arrival times as well as alternative connections at a glance in “My trip”.

Coach sequence
Relaxed boarding: To ensure that you are at the right platform section and can directly find the right coach with your reserved seat, you can view the current coach sequence in the app.

Komfort Check-in
No ticket control: For long-distance travel, you can use the digital ticket to check in and validate your ticket yourself at the seat immediately after boarding.

Demand indicator
Travel with plenty of space: With the current demand indicator, you know in advance whether you should reserve a seat or switch to another connection.

Find more information at https://www.bahn.de/en/view/booking-information/booking/db-navigator-app.shtml?dbkanal_007=L04_S02_D002_KIN0059_FLYOUT-BUCHUNGSINFORMATION-APP%20_LZ01

Do you like the app? Give us your feedback right here in the Google Play Store or directly in the app under Feedback & Support. Your feedback is what motivates us!
Updated on
May 16, 2023

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
This app may share these data types with third parties
App activity, App info and performance, and Device or other IDs
This app may collect these data types
Personal info, Financial info and 5 others
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted

Ratings and reviews

180K reviews
Haku A
April 14, 2023
The app itself is quite good. Usually shows real time updates on trains and just works well. Options (including bikes) are kinda hidden -tap the text that says "1 or 2nd class | 1 pers." above search button. I'd highly recommend going to a station in person and learning all you need to know to bring a bicycle on board with a reservation. Saves you being confused and kicked off your train by possibly stressed and grumpy workers who won't explain how the reservation is made. Many can be friendly 2
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Mark Baker
October 12, 2021
This app is a must-have! I used it more than a dozen times during our 3-week trip to several German cities. I was able to purchase tickets rather than fussing with a machine, and to easily check updated arrival times, platforms, and seats. I see the negative reviews about difficulty in purchasing tickets but did not have that experience. My credit card information was stored the first time I used it and retrievable every subsequent time. It isn't just for the Inter-City and Regional trains -- it's also for the S-bahns as well. Ticket options are explained in English as well as German (perhaps other languages too?), so it was a snap to tell that for example an S-bahn group day ticket in Munich would save my wife and I money in spite of the ticket allowing up to 5 adults to commute together. We also used the "reserve seats" feature whenever we traveled on busier trains (especially Fridays) as we had luggage and could not go car-to-car searching for seats. The tickets are stored in the app for easy retrieval, and there is a "Komfort" check-in feature so you don't have to show your ticket to the conductor. Here's the real test of its usefulness: it will even tell you where to stand on the platform to be aligned with your car -- very useful for reserved seats when you have luggage. It was especially useful when one of our trains was canceled (while we were on the platform) and I could tell exactly what my options were. There are a number of options you can invoke so be sure to play with the app to find all it can do for you. Highly recommend!!!
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Deutsche Bahn
October 13, 2021
Hi Mark Baker, wow - thank you so much for the great feedback! We're glad you took the time to send us your feedback and that our app has been your digital travel companion on your numerous journeys by train in Germany! :-) We hope to welcome you back on board soon. Best regards from the DB Navigator Team
Jonathan Hess
March 11, 2022
Update 11.03.22 - login function STILL BROKEN! Still cannot buy tickets via the app. Older versions of the app used to be a workaround to login but no longer...come on, get it together! App is useless with new account login procedure. You can login over and over again but it always takes you back to the login screen each time and you cannot buy a ticket. The only way to login and buy a ticket is through a browser, so then what is the point of an app???
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Deutsche Bahn
January 14, 2022
Hello Jonathan Hess, thank you for taking the time to send us your feedback. We apologize that the app is currently not always working properly for you. We have forwarded your feedback to our development teams. Best regards from the DB Navigator Team

What's new

We are regularly optimising the app to improve your travel experience.

What´s new?
- Minor optimisations

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The DB Navigator Team