Good to know when you travel on board SJ EuroNight
Bed linen is available in your compartment when you board the train. Beds in sleeping compartments are ready-made when you board. You have to make the bed yourself if you are travelling in a couchette.
Berlin Gesundbrunnen and Berlin Hbf
During six months of the year (April-September), SJ EuroNight also stops in Berlin. When you arrive in Berlin with SJ EuroNight, the train will terminate at Berlin Hbf. However, when you depart from Berlin, the train will depart from Berlin Gesundbrunnen (excluding Saturdays). Please take note of the information on your ticket.
Berlin Gesundbrunnen is located in the northern part of Berlin and the city centre is only an 8 minute metro journey away.
Berlin Hfb is the main railway station in Berlin and is located in the central part of the city.
Children travelling alone
Kids younger than 16 are not allowed to travel alone on SJ EuroNight.
Restrictions and recommendations may differ between different countries and train operators. It is your responsibility as a traveller to find out what rules and restrictions apply to your planned trip.
Until 7 April 2023, everyone over the age of 14 must wear an FFP2 face mask when using public transportation in Germany. This includes passengers entering Germany with SJ EuroNight. Don't forget to bring a face mask when boarding the train as face masks are not available on board for purchase.
There is, unfortunately, no room for wheelchairs on board. We are hoping to be able to offer wheelchair spaces in the future. There are designated Disabled seats located close to the exit and WC in the seating carriage.
Our discounts for students, seniors and children apply for travel with SJ EuroNight. If you have an annual pass you receive a 25 % discount on SJ EuroNight tickets.
Doors and locks
The compartments can only be locked from the inside.
Food and beverages
You can purchase simple meals, snacks, sweets, and beverages from the onboard Minibistro. Lactose and gluten-free options are available. The Minibistro opens one hour after departure and closes around 23:30. It opens again for breakfast at 5.00 am. If you are travelling in a sleeping compartment, breakfast is included in your journey as is served in your compartment.
Debit and credit cards as well as Apple and Google Pay are accepted as payment methods on board. It is not possible to pay with cash.
You are not allowed to drink any alcohol brought on board during the journey.
Should you have forgotten essentials such as a toothbrush, earplugs or mobile charger, a smaller range of similar items are available for purchase in the Minibistro.
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Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg Hbf
Depending on the time of year, the SJ EuroNight will embark from two different stations in Hamburg. Please take note of the information on your ticket.
Hamburg-Altona is located in the western part of Hamburg and the city centre is only a 10 min metro ride away.
Hamburg Hbf is the main railway station in Hamburg and is located in the central part of the city.
Our regular luggage rules apply for travel with SJ EuroNight and you may only bring luggage that you can easily carry and bring on board yourself. This means that you may bring no more than two bags, one hand luggage and one piece of special luggage. Read our luggage rules for more information about maximum luggage dimensions and special luggage.
There is space in the compartments to store your luggage. Special luggage should always be placed on the floor under the lower bunk. Luggage must not be placed in other parts of the carriage than in your compartment.