• Weather is unpredictable in Germany and carrying a foldable umbrella or rain jacket is recommended throughout the year
  • Take care when hiking or mountaineering. Always have a map and supplies on hand, as well as wet weather gear
  • Consider purchasing a Eurail train ticket if you’re planning to use the train a lot in Germany or to get to other countries
  • Booking hotels and rental cars in advance during the peak Christmas season is an absolute must

Contact Numbers

Police: 110 Emergency: 112 Universitätsklinikum Frankfurt (hospital): +49-69-63010 US Embassy (Frankfurt): +49-69-75350 British Embassy (Berlin): +49-30-204570 Canadian Embassy (Berlin): +49-30-20-3120 Australian Embassy (Berlin): +49-30-8800-88210 Frankfurt Taxi Ruf: +49-69-23-00-01