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System Freight

Through Switzerland and Europe with a strong partner.

Use Europe’s most extensive land transport network: With 430 land transport branches in 40 European countries, DB Schenker is the number one choice for your domestic and international groupage shipments. Our door-to-door service transports your freight (palletized or non-palletized) with the fastest lead times and daily line haul departures throughout Switzerland and Europe. You can also use our numerous eServices and payment options (booking, tracking, eBilling, etc.)

Characteristics DB Schenker System Freight

One network, two easy products

Our flexible solution moves freight quickly and reliably through Switzerland and Europe.

  • Fix Day 10
    The customer specifies a delivery date before 10 a.m. (maximum 3 days after scheduled lead time).
  • Fix Day 13
    The customer specifies a delivery date before 1 p.m. (maximum 3 days after scheduled lead time).

DB SCHENKERsystem premium:
Our premium solution if time is crucial.

  • Maximum reliability and performance
  • Delivery within the agreed fixed lead time
  • Within Switzerland: Delivery on the next working day. (except for individual mountain regions)
  • Within Europe: Up to two days faster than DB SCHENKERsystem
  • Transparent lead times, available online at

  • Premium 10
    Guaranteed* delivery in accordance with our lead time before 10 am.
  • Premium 13
    Guaranteed* delivery in accordance with our lead time before 1 pm.

* If the agreed premium delivery time or additional service for delivery before 10 a.m. or 1 p.m. is nevertheless not fulfilled on time, DB Schenker will reimburse the agreed freight costs resp. the surcharge levied in accordance with our terms of use. Lead times can be viewed at

  • Dangerous Goods
  • Delivery Pre-Notice (SMS or e-mail)
  • Additionally for domestic shipments:
    • Electronic delivery notification
    • Driver notification delivery
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System Freight Goes Econeutral: Your Carbon Offset Option

Another important step toward becoming Europe’s leading provider of green logistics services: The Econeutral option enables you to offset your carbon footprint through CDM-certified climate protection projects.
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eSchenker is our most advanced logistic solution yet. It incorporates all eServices into one portal, giving you maximum support at every stage of your supply chain. From tracking and scheduling to booking and reporting, eSchenker has your logistics covered.


The easy-to-use eSchenker tracking tool gives you real-time information about the location and status of your shipment, and its current estimated time of delivery. Allocation of a tracking number means that you can access detailed shipment data online without having to log in. Our tracking technology has now been upgraded with an even more detailed overview and status information for each of your shipments.

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