Luggage on a FlixTrain

Due to limited space on board our FlixTrains, make sure to check the luggage allowance (incl. max dimensions) in advance. Should you require extra luggage, make sure to book it online as early as possible. Please note that items exceeding the permitted dimensions count as special luggage and must be booked through customer service.

Your FlixTrain ticket includes the FREE transportation of:

FlixTrain Carry-On Bag: 7 kg; 30 cm x 18 cm x 42 cm

1x Carry-On Bag

For safety reasons, you must stow your carry-on bag underneath your seat, or in the overhead compartment above your seat.  

Note: Carry valuables (identification, electronics, etc.) with you in your carry-on bag.

FlixTrain Checked Bag: 20 kg; 50 cm x 30 cm x 80 cm

1x Checked Bag

Your luggage must not be bulky nor endanger or disturb the safety and order of the establishment or other travelers. You should be able to load, unload, and reload all luggage yourself.

Please stow your luggage in the overhead compartment or under your seat. You are solely responsible for looking after your own luggage.

Lost your bag? Please fill out our Lost & Found form.

Carrying more items?

Additional Luggage
FlixTrain Additional Luggage: 20 kg; 50 cm x 30 cm x 80 cm

How much additional luggage can I take with me?

Due to limited space in the FlixTrains, max. 1 piece of additional luggage per passenger is allowed, and we recommend that you book it early.

How much does additional luggage cost?

The fee for additional luggage is €3.99.

How do I book additional luggage?

  • Online during the booking process
  • In our FlixShops or with our official ticket resellers
  • Online after completed ticket purchase via Manage My Booking
Special luggage
Width (z) + Length (x) + Height (y) = max. 240 cm

What is considered as special luggage?
Items that exceed the standard luggage dimensions are considered special luggage. This includes large music instruments, sports luggage, etc.
 

Am I allowed to bring special luggage on board? 
No, special luggage is currently not allowed on FlixTrain.
 

Bike

Many of our rides are equipped with reservable bicycle storage. The storage is located in coach number 1.

Bicycles must be of a standard size, without additional attachments, and may not exceed 20 kg (45 lbs). We recommend that you book your bicycle slot early due to limited capacity. 

The cost of transporting each bicycle is 9 Euro, regardless of the travel duration or the ticket price.

The ticket for your bike must be booked together with your regular ticket. If bike storage is available on your ride, the ticket-option will appear by the selection of passengers.

We recommend booking early due to limited capacity.

Transporting your bike on FlixTrain:

For more information on bike transport, click here.

Strollers
FlixTrain Strollers: 30 kg; length + width + height = max. 240 cm
Width + Length + Height = max. 240 cm

How many strollers can I take with me?

You can bring 1 stroller per passenger.

How much does it cost?

Strollers are transported for free.

How do I book a stroller?

In order to transport assembled strollers on certain trains, you may need to reserve a place to park it. Please call our customer service starting 48 hours before the departure time to register your stroller.

Foldable strollers are to be stowed in a manner that does not affect other passengers.

Wheelchairs / Walking Aids

You must inform us by phone about your wheelchair and/or walking aid no later than 36 hours before departure. Please also notify us if you require assistance when boarding the train. 

If you are traveling in a wheelchair or with a walking aid, please read through our Persons with Reduced Mobility page before your trip.

Animals

Am I allowed to bring my pet on board? 

Regulation for FlixTrain rides in Germany:

Pets are only allowed on FlixTrain; they are not allowed on any connecting trips with the FlixBus.

Small pets: Small pets are transported free of charge. You may take small living pets that are up to the size of a house cat. They cannot be dangerous and must be carried in suitable, stable containers. The containers must be designed in such a way that they do not adversely affect people and property. Pets are not to be transported on passenger seats.

Large pets: Pets that cannot be placed in handbag-sized containers may only be transported on the train if they are on a leash and are wearing a muzzle. You will also need to purchase a travel ticket at the child price. When accommodating your pet, please do so to the best of your knowledge and ability. 

Companion animal: Your companion dog can travel for free after registration in advance and upon presentation of an official/medical certificate stating that their presence is required at all times. Please also see our Persons with Reduced Mobility page for more information.

Regulation for FlixTrain rides in Sweden:

Pets are not allowed on FlixTrain, except for guide/companion dogs.

Your companion dog can travel for free after registration in advance and upon presentation of an official/medical certificate. Please also see our Persons with Reduced Mobility page for more information.