The German Railway Society

Join the GRS

Are you curious about German railways? Why not join us and benefit from the following:


Established for over thirty years, a quarterly journal available only to members. The full archive is available online.

Email group

The Society has an established Email discussion group, in the form of a closed user group on Normal courtesies are expected and membership of this group is on the understanding that the information supplied is strictly confidential and must not be used for commercial purposes.


A write-in help service, aimed mainly at our new members. It is intended as a way of quickly answering those small but important questions on German railways.

Discounts on Society publications

All our publications except for booklets are offered to members at a reduced price.

Current rates

One year

Area Type Cost (£)
United Kingdom Printed Merkur 19.00
Outside the UK Printed Merkur 40.00
Worldwide Electronic Merkur 14.00

Three years

Area Type Cost (£)
Worldwide Electronic Merkur 42.00