Constructions (Germany & Sweden)

Construction workers at the train tracks

Planned rail construction affecting FlixTrain lines

Here you find important information about planned rail construction that may affect your trip with FlixTrain 2021. Check out which temporary stops or timetable deviations may apply for your trip below.

GERMANY:

FLX10 - Berlin - Stuttgart

Due to construction work from DB Netz AG between October 9th and 10th, the stop Halle Hbf. need to be cancelled on some rides.

FLX25 Frankfurt (Main) - Munich

Due to construction work from DB Netz AG between October 2nd and 4th, the stops Fulda, Frankfurt Süd and Aschaffenburg need to be cancelled. Furthermore, there will partially be slight changes in the departure and arrival times. 

FLX35/N35 Kiel - Berlin - Leipzig - Munich

Due to construction work from DB Netz AG between September 17th and October 25th, the stops Nürnberg, Erlangen, Bamberg, Saalfeld and Jena (Paradies) need to be cancelled. Furthermore, there will partially be changes in the departure and arrival times. 

SWEDEN:

RAIL CONSTRUCTION AT GOTHENBURG CENTRAL STATION:

Dates: September 4th and 11th

Line: FLX61 Stockholm - Gothenburg

Original stop: Gothenburg

Temporary stop: Partille station

On the 4th and 11th of September there will be construction work on the tracks leading into Gothenburg. This means that FlixTrain will not be able to access Gothenburg Central Station and will instead stop at Partille station, from where there is replacement services* to Gothenburg Central Station.

RAIL CONSTRUCTION AT SKÖVDE STATION:

Dates: September 25th

Line: FLX61 Stockholm - Gothenburg

Original stop: Skövde

On the 25th of September rail construction work will take place around Skövde station, which means that FlixTrain will not stop in Skövde that day. Please note that the travel time may be longer than usual, as the trains take a detour around Skövde.

RAIL CONSTRUCTION AT SÖDERTÄLJE SYD:

Dates: October 1-3

Line: FLX61 Stockholm - Gothenburg

Original stop: Södertälje Syd

Temporary stop: Södertälje Hamn

Between 1st and 3rd of October there is ongoing construction work around Södertälje Syd, which means that FlixTrain cannot access the station during these days. Instead, FlixTrain stops at Södertälje Hamn. Therefore the journey to Stockholm Central takes around 15-20 minutes longer than usual.

RAIL CONSTRUCTION TO GOTHENBURG AND STOCKHOLM:

Dates: October 28-31

Line: FLX61 Stockholm - Gothenburg

Original stop: Gothenburg

Temporary stop: Alingsås

Between 28th and 31st of October, there are several rail construction works ongoing at the same time, both around Gothenburg and around Stockholm, which means that FlixTrain must take detours, which may result in longer travel times. Please note that some departures do not go all the way to Gothenburg but stop in Alingsås, from where there is replacement services* to Gothenburg Central Station.

RAIL CONSTRUCTION NEAR GOTHENBURG:

Dates: November 21

Line: FLX61 Stockholm - Gothenburg

Original stop: Gothenburg

Temporary stop: Alingsås

On 21st of November there will be construction work on the tracks near Gothenburg, which will result in longer travel time than usual. However, FlixTrain will take you all the way to Gothenburg Central Station.

*Replacement services to/from Gothenburg Central (Partille and Alingsås):

Travelers to and from Gothenburg Central can get to and from Partille / Alingsås station with Västtrafik's replacement buses. You can either book the entire trip to / from Gothenburg via FlixTrain or use your Västtrafik ticket. If you want to purchase your ticket directly at Västtrafik, you choose Partille / Alingsås as the departure /arrival station when you book your ticket with FlixTrain.

PLEASE NOTE: replacement buses depart from Åkareplatsen near Gothenburg Central.

Västtrafik tickets

If you choose to book the entire trip to / from Gothenburg via FlixTrain, your FlixTrain ticket is valid on all departures with Västtrafik between Gothenburg and Partille / Alingsås the same day as your scheduled FlixTrain trip. Make sure you have plenty of time between the Västtrafik and FlixTrain departures. FlixTrain will not be help liable for missed departured due to delays on Västtrafik connections. To purchase the separate ticket for Västtrafik, please go to the app To Go or at stores and agents connected to Västtrafik (read more here).

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