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DB Intermodal Services: Your specialist for value-added services

We offer you a wide range of value-added transport services for handling your worldwide combined transport volume.

 Your specialist for supplementary transport services in combined transport

DB Intermodal Services GmbH is a 100 percent subsidiary of Deutsche Bahn. We offer a comprehensive service portfolio for all aspects of your transport:

  • Provision of empty and load depots in Germany
  • Operation of transhipment terminals
  • Participation in terminal companies
  • Repair, cleaning and maintenance of containers
  • Container Trade
  • Offer of delivery services
  • Transport services for plant logistics

Contact our experts now.

Norbert Schuh

Norbert Schuh

Managing Director Sales, Transport and Forwarding DB Intermodal Services GmbH

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“Benefit from our local expertise.”

Michael Heinemann, Managing Director DB Intermodal Services

 DB Intermodal Services in numbers

  • 67,1 million € total revenue
  • 387 employees
  • 9 container depots
  • 1 transshipment terminal
  • 2 sites for factory logistics
  • 7 terminal cooperations
  • 4 trucking sites

Diversified service portfolio

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Depot services

9 depot sites offer a storage capacity of 37,000 TEU for your empty and loaded containers. In 2019, we carried out a total of 707,500 handlings. About 64.500 containers were repaired in the service centers in 2019 At each site, you can buy trading containers. Number from 2020 are not meaningful due to Corona, but can be provided upon request.
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104.500 deliveries are carried out with 235 lorries and 390 chassis in 2019. These lorry transports run between transshipment terminals, container depots and customers. Additionally, we offer to transport empty containers between different container depots.

Terminal services

One transshipment terminal in Kassel with an overall capacity of 50,000 handlings. We support you with agency services, storage of containers and by supplying transport information.

Factory logistics

For VW we offer transport services between the factories in Braunschweig and Wolfsburg. We realize the transshipment of containers at the factory site as well as in the transshipment terminal in Braunschweig and we also deliver containers to the factory sites by lorry.

Expertise on site - at 12 locations in Germany

Extensive terminal and depot offering:
− National and international terminal services
− SOLAS-weighing in Kassel, Kornwestheim, Nürnberg

Along with partner companies, we offer our service portfolio at eight additional locations in Germany, Austria and Slovakia:
− Düsseldorfer Container Hafen (DCH)
− Container Terminal Dortmund (CTD)
− Container Terminal Köln (CTS)
− Dörpener Umschlagterminal (DUK)
− Roland Umschlagterminal Bremen
− Terminal Singen (TSG)
− Terminal Enns
− Terminal Púchov


Terminals all over Europe

Together with our partners we operate terminals at 14 locations in Europe and thus offer you neutral terminal and depot operation in Germany and Europe as well as supplementary transport and forwarding services (agency, customs, SOLAS weighing).

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