Here, you will find all information on our points of sale, prices and cancellation terms for vehicle tickets.

Points of sales for vehicle tickets

Tickets for cars and motorcycles can be purchased up to 6 months in advance at the following points of sale: online, at the ÖBB customer service at +43 (0)5 1717, at the ÖBB ticket counters, at the ÖBB travel agencies and from domestic as well as international travel agencies selling rail tickets.

In Germany, you can purchase your vehicle ticket from the DB travel centers and ÖBB agencies, in Italy from the DB-ÖBB sales offices and in Switzerland from the train station travel agency Wipkingen in Zurich (a booking fee applies).

Please note: in addition to the vehicle ticket, all passengers travelling along need individual personal tickets for the ÖBB Nightjet. All special offers as well as further information can be found at

What you need for your booking

When booking the ticket for your vehicle, please provide the following information:

  • Car model
  • License number
  • Dimensions, including all superstructures (e.g. roof luggage or ski racks)

Warning: places for cars with special sizes (height of more than 158 or width of more than 200 centimetres) cannot be booked via the ÖBB ticket shop.

Exchange, cancellation and reimbursement

A ticket exchange for the transport of a car or motorcycle is treated as a cancellation combined with a new booking. Warning: for online tickets, neither exchanges nor refunds are possible. For all further tickets, the following provisions apply:

  • Until 15 days prior to the first day of validity: free reimbursement
  • After this until 1 day prior to the first day of validity: reimbursement of 50 % of the fare (minimum of 15 Euro)
  • After the first day of validity: no reimbursement

Place and time of loading for cars and motorcycles

Vehicles are generally loaded starting 1 to 2 hours prior to the departure of the train. Please note the time of loading specified on your ticket, and arrive at the place of loading on time.

When entering the facility, please present your vehicle ticket. The vehicle will be inspected briefly, and you will be asked to park in a waiting lane on the loading parking lot until you are ready to load your car or motorcycle.