Brian's Guide to
Getting Around Germany

Home About me Contact Menu
[!] Warning From 15 July to 14 December, the main rail line between Frankfurt and Mannheim will be closed for reconstruction. This will result in numerous service changes and likely delays. More details (in German) here.
Privacy Notice

This page last updated January 6, 2024

This website does not directly collect any information about you. However, it does employ two services provided by Google that use cookies to track visitors to this site. Note, however, that the author of this site has no access to, or control over, those cookies; therefore any data they may contain is in no way accessed by or stored on this site. Simply put, the author of this site has no interest in collecting any personally-identifiable information about visitors to this site. For additional information about what cookies are and how you can control or disable them, visit

The Google services used on this site are AdSense, which provides the advertisements you see on the pages on this site, and Analytics, which tracks and reports traffic on this website.

AdSense for this site has been configured to show users in the European Economic Area (EEA) only non-personalized ads. Non-personalized ads are targeted using contextual information rather than the past behavior of a user. Although these ads don't use cookies for ads personalization, they do use cookies to allow for frequency capping, aggregated ad reporting, and to combat fraud and abuse. To see and control what information Google uses to show you ads, visit

Analytics transmits website traffic data to Google servers in the United States. Google Analytics records what pages you view on this site, how you got here, your general location (city or region), and some basic information about the device you're using to view the site such as its operating system, what browser you're using, screen size, and so on. All of this data is anonymous. Like most website publishers, the author uses the reports provided by Analytics to better understand this site's audience, how they use the site, and the site's performance. To prevent your data from being used by Google Analytics, you can install an opt-out add-on for your browser from here:

You can view how Google collects and uses their data and their privacy policy here:

The author provides the links above as a courtesy and without any warranty or claim to their accuracy or function.

I, the author, believe that I have attempted in good-faith to comply with all privacy laws. If you feel I have missed the mark or otherwise have any concerns, please contact me at using the "Contact" link above.