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Here you can find information about the portal functions, API and apps that are currently under development.

Portal

   Portal

If you want to realize your tasks via a portal, these functions are made for you. With our single-sign-on-system you only login once and our simplified user experience accelerates your daily business. Login

Empty Wagon Portal

Empty Wagon

 

 

To your wagon enquiry with one click

 

Functionality:

  • Customers can place demand requests in the portal manually or using templates and are given status feedback on request.
  • The order overview provides transparency on the status of all ordered wagons and can be filtered and sorted individually.

Customer benefits:

  • Using templates saves customers time on each empty wagon order.
  • Templates are created consistently by customer service and can be filled in by the customer.
  • Customers can order several wagon types for different times all at once time in customisable order forms.

Technical requirements:

  • Registration in the link2rail online portal.

Order

Order

 

 

To your order with one click

 

Functionality:

  • Customers can create bookings and complete orders in the portal.
  • Overview of all orders and bookings, as well as order codes.
  • Documents and comments can be attached to the orders.

Customer benefits:

  • Copy-paste and automatic generation of individual consignment notes save time-consuming manual entries and increase data quality.
  • An overview of all orders and bookings, as well as order codes and traffic light logic, shows the due date for processing.
  • Configure the user interface individually and use fast entry forms.

Technical requirements:

  • Registration in the link2rail online portal.

 

Track & Trace

Track & Trace

 

 

 

The location of your goods with one click

 

Functionality:

  • Customers receive status messages on their orders and can view a transport history.
  • Alarm functions can be individually defined and configured and variances can be indicated.

Customer benefits:

  • Customers receive information at wagon and train level with data search and filtering options.
  • Location information from various sources is consolidated, filtered and aggregated to form a meaningful result.
  • Consistent and transparent data allow subsequent processes to be organised efficiently.

Technical requirements:

  • Registration in the link2rail online portal.

App

   App

You want to work mobile and accelerate your processes. The link2rail–App offers you a mobile use and combines our mobile functions.

Check-in

Check-in

 

 

To your order completion with one click

 

Functionality:

  • The customer can view the order list in the app and can complete it using a mobile device.
  • The wagon number can be scanned in using the scan function in the app. The field for the wagon number is populated automatically.

Customer benefits:

  • The customer can complete the order locally and on a mobile device.
  • There is no need for manual input and the completion process is simplified.

Technical requirements:

  • Mobile terminal
  • Purchase the app from the Google App Store
  • Android operating system, version 6 or higher
  • Activation of the function via DB Cargo Customer Service

API

   API

Link your own systems with the data of DB Cargo and optimize your own processes. APIs enable an easy and direct integration into your systems to directly place enquiries out of your own system. OpenAPI-Portal

Empty Wagon API

Empty Wagon API

 

 

To your wagon enquiry with one click.

 

Functionality:

  • Customers can use API Empty Wagon to automatically send an order request from their system using a pre-designed template.
  • Customers receive synchronous confirmation of the operation number via the API so that they can check the order status in the portal if necessary.

Customer benefits:

  • Automated ordering allows customers to save time with every empty wagon order.
  • If the customer detects a need for change, this can be undertaken easily and conveniently directly from the system.

Technical requirements:

  • Integration of the API into the customer's IT systems
  • Activation of the function via DB Cargo Customer Service

Track & Trace

Track & Trace

 

 

The location of your goods with one click

 

Functionality:

  • By calling the API, customers receive all train and wagon-related location reports on active demand or via automated updates.
  • Users see or receive only the information relevant to them.
  • The API permits standard querying of the order-based tracking history for wagons and journey history.

Customer benefits:

  • Customers can integrate the information directly into their system landscape. This also reduces staff workload.
  • Location information from various sources is consolidated, filtered and aggregated to form a meaningful result.

Technical requirements:

  • Integration of the API into the customer's IT systems
  • Activation of the function via DB Cargo Customer Service

Online-Tools

Online-Tools

Our Online-Tools offer you free information on different topics connected to cargo rail.

Box2Rail

DIUM

DIUM

Here you can search for the most important information on 12,000 freight railway stations in 29 European countries online and have fare distances calculated between the freight railway stations.

EcoTransITWorld

EcoTransITWorld

EcoTransIT World supplies decision-making aids for the choice of modes of transport from an ecological perspective.

Network

Network

Get a quick overview of DB Cargo's international rail freight services. Here you can take a look at a graphical representation of our most important products, divided into four categories.

NHM-Code

NHM-Code

To simplify logistical tasks, all types of goods are provided with their own clear NHM code. We will help you to determine the correct code.

Rail Access

Rail Access

You can execute multimodal transport across Europe even without sidings. You will find suitable access points to the rail network here.

Schedule

Schedule

The freight timetable gives you connection information quickly and simply. The overview of the range of single wagon system services simplifies the planning of your transport.

Wagon Catalogue

Wagon Catalogue

DB Cargo has approximately 75,000 freight wagons of numerous designs in use. Learn here how you can optimally use such freight wagons for your transport purposes.

Empty Wagon Portal

Welcome

Welcome

 

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