D er The last motorail train is to start in Lörrach on October 30, 2016 and then to end in Hamburg-Altona station on October 31. In addition to the Hamburg - Lörrach route, only the Hamburg - Munich destination is served by car train service during the season.
Cross-border car train traffic was stopped in 2014. In the past, vacationers could have their car transported by train to Narbonne or Avignon in France, Alessandria, Verona or Bozen in Italy, Siofok in Hungary or even Thessaloniki in Greece. The motorail train business has always been considered deficient. Now the train pulls the ripcord.