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Deutsche Bahn to bring Wi-Fi to regional trains

Tuesday 22 November 2016 | 11:26 CET | News
Deutsche Bahn has announced plans to extend its free Wi-Fi service to regional trains from 2017 onwards. To provide consistent reception while travelling, the networks of Deutsche Telekom, Vodafone and Telefonica will be bundled into a "multi-provider system", according to a report in Der Spiegel. Usage is likely to be volume-limited, with an option for heavy users to pay for additional data. Certain routes are currently running a test of the service, including the Fugger-Express between Augsburg and Munich as well the route Kiel-Lübeck-Lüneburg. Deutsche Bahn previously announced plans to

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Companies: Deutsche Bahn
Countries: Germany
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