Right on Track for the Future

Saxony has stood for innovation in the rail sector for more than 175 years. Since then, Saxony has developed into a leading rail technology location and is one of the top 3 centers of the industry in Germany.

Double-decker electric multiple-unit train for German regional and long-distance transport, built by Alstom in Bautzen (Source: Alstom/Urs Kuckertz)


Facts About Rail Technology in Saxony (2022)

  • 250

  • 15,400

  • 2,700 million €

    annual turnover

Rail Technology Networks

Cooperation in networks is a key factor in ensuring that the predominantly small and medium-sized companies in Saxony can hold their own under changing competitive conditions in terms of innovation, speed, flexibility and cost reduction. In Saxony, networks are working at various levels to achieve these goals more and more effectively.


With over 100 association members from industry and science, Rail.S is one of the largest rail technology clusters in Germany.


Rail.S e. V.


The "Smart Rail Connectivity Campus (SRCC)" in the Erzgebirge Region, the only one of its kind in Europe, pools the expertise of over 150 partners to test highly automated driving on standard gauge.


Smart Rail Connectivity Campus (SRCC)

Database Search

Find your partners for research, production and supply in Saxony.

Rail.S Industry Guide 2023

Rail.S Industry Guide 2023

The Rail.S Industry Guide is a good place to find out about products, services and expertise from the rail technology sector in Saxony and neighboring regions. The industry catalog is published by the Rail.S network, which is one of the largest rail technology clusters in Germany with over 100 association members from industry and science.

Do you have any questions? Then contact our industry experts.

Dr. André Günther

Dr. André Günther

Branchen, Innovation & Marketing

+49-351-2138 242

+49-351-2138 242
Becher, Falk (Quelle: WFS)

Becher, Falk (Quelle: WFS)

Falk Becher


+49-351-2138 151

+49-351-2138 151