German Radio (ARD)

There are hundreds of radio stations in Germany. Radio stations are licensed by media authorities in individual states, a result of Germany’s federal structure.
There are many public service stations along with many commercial stations.  Listen to live German Radio around the world for free, national, regional and local stations.
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See: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_radio_stations_in_Germany#National_radio_stations

See: https://www.ardaudiothek.de/sender

National Radio
Deutschlandfunk Deutschlandfunk Kultur Deutschlandfunk Nova
Deutschlandfunk (DLF), is a public-broadcasting radio station in Germany, concentrating on news and current affairs.
It is one of the four national radio channels produced by Deutschlandradio.
Deutschlandfunk Kultur (DLF) is a culture-oriented radio station.
The station has its studios in Schöneberg, Berlin.
It is one of the four national radio channels produced by Deutschlandradio.
Deutschlandfunk Nova (DLF Nova), the station is aimed at students and young adults. Their broadcasting studios are situated in Cologne (Köln). It is one of the four national radio channels produced by Deutschlandradio.
Dokumente und Debatten Deutsche Welle German Deutsche Welle English
Dokumente und Debatten is the event channel of Deutschlandfunk and Deutschlandfunk Kultur: special programmes on sporting events, debates in the Bundestag and TV programmes suitable for radio. Deutsche Welle is Germany’s international broadcaster: online, on-screen and over the air. It provides a European perspective to audiences around the world and promotes intercultural dialogue. Deutsche Welle is Germany’s international broadcaster: online, on-screen and over the air. It provides a European perspective to audiences around the world and promotes intercultural dialogue.

Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR)
Bayerischer Rundfunk (Bavarian Broadcasting) is a public-service radio and television broadcaster, based in Munich, the capital city of the Free State of Bavaria in Germany. BR is a member organization of the ARD consortium of public broadcasters in Germany.
Bayern 1 Bayern 2 Bayern 3
Bayern 1 is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR). Bayern 2 is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR). Bayern 3 is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR).
BR-Klassik B5 aktuell B5 plus
BR-Klassik is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR). B5 aktuell is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR). B5 plus is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR).
Bayern plus Puls BR Heimat
Bayern plus is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR). Puls is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR). BR Heimat is a public radio station operated by the BR. It broadcasts Bavarian folk music, documentaries on tradition and culture.
Bayern 1 Franken Bayern 1 Mainfranken Bayern 1 Niederbayern Oberpfalz
Bayern 1 is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR). Local Bayern 1 stream for Nürnberg. Bayern 1 is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR). Local Bayern 1 stream for Würzburg. Bayern 1 is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR). Local Bayern 1 stream for Regensburg.
Bayern 1 Oberbayern Bayern 1 Schwaben Bayern 2 Nordbayern
Bayern 1 is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR). Local Bayern 1 stream for Eastern Bavaria. Bayern 1 is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR). Local Bayern 1 stream for Donauwörth. Bayern 2 is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR). Local stream for Northern Bavaria.
Bayern 2 Südbayern
Bayern 2 is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR). Local stream for Southern Bavaria.

Hessischer Rundfunk (hr)
Hessischer Rundfunk (Hesse Broadcasting) is the German federal state of Hesse’s public broadcasting corporation. Headquartered in Frankfurt am Main, HR is a member of the national consortium of German public broadcasting corporations, ARD.
hr1 hr2-kultur hr3
hr1 is the first radio station of the Hessischer Rundfunk. The station plays music from the 1960s to the 1980s aiming at an older audience. hr2-kultur is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Hessischer Rundfunk. hr2-kultur is HR’s cultural and classical-music radio channel. hr3 is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Hessischer Rundfunk (HR). hr3 is an adult-oriented popular music programme.
hr4 Mittel hr4 Nord hr4 Süd
hr4 is aimed at an older listenership. It broadcasts regional news and German popular music (schlagers) as well as instrumental, folk, and light classical music. hr4 is aimed at an older listenership. It broadcasts regional news and German popular music (schlagers) as well as instrumental, folk, and light classical music. hr4 is aimed at an older listenership. It broadcasts regional news and German popular music (schlagers) as well as instrumental, folk, and light classical music.
hr-info youfm
hr-iNFO is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Hessischer Rundfunk (HR). hr-info is a 24-hour news radio. youfm is one of the radio networks owned and operated by Hessischer Rundfunk. youfm now offers a more traditional mix of mainstream music and niche talk shows.

Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk (MDR)
Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk (Central German Broadcasting) is the public broadcaster for the federal states of Thuringia, Saxony and Saxony-Anhalt. Its headquarters are in Leipzig, with regional studios in Dresden, Erfurt and Magdeburg. MDR is a member of the ARD consortium of public broadcasters in Germany.
MDR Sachsen MDR Sachsen-Anhalt MDR Thüringen
MDR Sachsen is the regional radio of the Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk for Sachsen. The station covers Bautzen, Chemnitz, Dresden and Leipzig. MDR Saxony-Anhalt is the is the regional radio of the Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk for Saxony-Anhalt. The station covers Magdeburg, Halle, Dessau and Stendal. MDR Thuringia is the regional radio station of the Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk for Thuringia. The stations covers the whole state split into 5 regions.
MDR Klassik MDR Kultur MDR Tweens
MDR Klassik is a radio station run by MDR.  The musical spectrum ranges from traditional classical,  contemporary, film music and classically adapted pieces. MDR Kultur is a radio station from Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk. MDR Kultur offers a selection of music from jazz, chanson, classical to folk. MDR Tweens is a children’s radio station of the Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk. The station mainly broadcasts modern hits from the charts.
MDR Aktuell MDR Schlagerwelt MDR Sputnik
MDR Aktuell – Das Nachrichtenradio is a radio station of the Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk based in Halle (Saale). MDR Aktuell is a news and information station. MDR Schlagerwelt is a radio station of the Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk (MDR). The station plays German-language Schlager music. MDR Sputnik is the youth radio station of the Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk. There are a number of spinoff stations available covering many music genres.
MDR Sputnik Insomnia MDR Sputnik Club MDR Sputnik Popkult
MDR Sputnik Insomnia Channel is a radio station with music for everyone who cannot sleep at night. Melancholic and soft music that accompanies you during the night. Funky electro house, groovy minimal sounds and driving tech-house – every Saturday their SPUTNIK Club Residents with their beats into the night. Paaarteeey! MDR Sputnik is the youth radio station of the Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk. Listen to new music, literature, cinema and lifestyle. Concentrated pop culture.
MDR Sputnik Roboton MDR Sputnik Rock MDR Sputnik Soundcheck
MDR Sputnik is the youth radio station of the Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk. MDR Sputnik is the youth radio station of the Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk. MDR Sputnik is the youth radio station of the Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk.
MDR Sputnik Black MDR Jump MDR Jump – in The Mix
The best tracks from the Black Beatz programmes of the past few weeks – on the Black Channel by MDR SPUTNIK. MDR Jump is an entertainment radio station of MDR. The station’s format is Adult Contemporary. The target group is adults between 20 and 49 years. With the channel MDR JUMP In The Mix you get the complete world of our music, the best tracks from all genres. The playlist includes rock, pop, dance, and black music.
MDR Jump – Rock MDR Jump – Trend MDR Serbski Rozhlós (Sorbian)
The Rock Channel: Four full hours of space for everything that rocks. From good old friends like Rammstein and Red Hot Chili Peppers or sometimes AC/DC and Metallica. MDR Jump – Trend plays the best new music with potential. Whether rock, pop, hip hop or electronic – there are no stylistic or geographical boundaries. MDR Serbski Rozhlós is the Sorbian language service from MDR.

Norddeutscher Rundfunk (NDR)
Norddeutscher Rundfunk (Northern German Broadcasting) is a public radio and television broadcaster, based in Hamburg. In addition to the city-state of Hamburg, NDR transmits for the German states of Lower Saxony, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern and Schleswig-Holstein. NDR is a member of the ARD consortium.
NDR 1 Niedersachsen NDR 1 Radio MV NDR 1 Welle Nord
NDR 1 Radio MV is the regional station for Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania of the Norddeutschen Rundfunks (NDR). NDR 1 Welle Nord is a German radio station. It is one of the four national radio stations of the Norddeutschen Rundfunks.
NDR 90,3 (Hamburg) NDR 2 NDR Plus
NDR 90.3 is the radio station of the Norddeutschen Rundfunks (NDR) for the city of Hamburg. NDR 2 is the pop radio station of the Norddeutscher Rundfunk. It is the only NDR radio program that contains advertising. NDR Plus is a radio station of the Norddeutscher Rundfunk (NDR). The station plays Schlager and evergreens.
NDR Info NDR Info Spezial N-Joy
NDR Info is a radio station of the Norddeutscher Rundfunk. The news for the north. NDR Info Spezial  Same as NDR Info with opt-outs for sports, parliament sittings, maritime forecast, multicultural broadcasts. N-Joy is a hit radio station of the Norddeutscher Rundfunk. (NDR) with the target group 14 to 39 years.
NDR Kultur NDR 1 Radio MV Schwerin NDR 1 Radio MV Rostock
NDR Kultur is a radio station of the Norddeutscher Rundfunk  Classical music and cultural, literary and religious topics. This is the regional NDR 1 for the state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. Programming is similar to other NDR 1 stations. This is the regional NDR 1 for the state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. Programming is similar to other NDR 1 stations.

Radio Bremen (RB)
Radio Bremen (RB), Germany’s smallest public radio and television broadcaster, is the legally mandated broadcaster for the city-state the Free Hanseatic City of Bremen (which includes Bremerhaven). With its headquarters sited in Bremen, Radio Bremen is a member of the consortium of German public broadcasting organisations, ARD.
Bremen Eins Bremen Zwei Bremen Vier
Radio Bremen Eins The greatest hits of all time. Radio for Bremen, Bremerhaven and the surrounding region. Bremen Zwei is a German, public radio station owned and operated by Radio Bremen (RB). Bremen Vier is a radio station for the city of Bremen and Bremerhaven It plays mostly pop music.
Bremen Next Bremen Zwei Sounds Bremen Zwei Spezial
Bremen Next is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Radio Bremen (RB). On their web channel, you will always find the current issues of the show Faith and Knowledge as well as Mare once a month. With Pop, Americana and many special songs. On this web channel, you always get the current programme from the “Mare Radio” series: topics related to the sea from the fields of science, literature, politics, art and music.

Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg (rbb)
Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg (RBB) (Berlin-Brandenburg Broadcasting) is an institution under public law (national broadcaster) for the German states of Berlin and Brandenburg, situated in Berlin and Potsdam. rbb is a member of the consortium of German public broadcasting organizations, ARD.
Radio Berlin 88,8 Antenne Brandenburg Fritz
rbb 88.8 is the regional station of the rbb for Berlin. The station plays music from the 80s and the 90s. Antenne Brandenburg is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg (RBB). Fritz from rbb plays contemporary music from all pop culture genres, independent, urban, electro, hip-hop or heavy metal.
Inforadio rbbkultur radioeins
Inforadio is a public service news broadcaster by rbb based in Berlin and Brandenburg. rbbKultur is a stimulating radio station for Berlin and Brandenburg; if you love classical music, this is the place for you. rbb radioeins is a public radio station owned and operated by the Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg (RBB).

Saarländischer Rundfunk (SR)
Saarländischer Rundfunk (Saarland Broadcasting) is a public radio and television broadcaster serving the German state of Saarland. Saarländischer Rundfunk has its headquarters in the Halberg Broadcasting House in Saarbrücken. SR is a member of the consortium of German public broadcasting organizations, ARD.
Antenne Saar SR 1 Europawelle SR 2 Kulturradio
Antenne Saar is a radio station of Saarländischer Rundfunk (SR) It is an information station with a special German-French character. SR 1 is the main radio station of the Saarländischer Rundfunk (SR). SR 1 can be received in Saarland and in the neighbouring regions of Rhineland-Palatinate. SR 2 Kulturradio is a radio station of Saarländischer Rundfunk (SR) and covers the genre of culture in the broadest sense including classical music.
SR 3 Saarlandwelle UNSERDING
SR 3 Saarlandwelle is a public service radio station of Saarländischer Rundfunk (SR). SR 3 Saarlandwelle is one of the most listened to radio stations of Saarländischer Rundfunk. UNSERDING is the public service young station of Saarland Radio in Saarbrücken in Saarland.

Südwestrundfunk (SWR)
Südwestrundfunk (Southwest Broadcasting) is a regional public broadcasting corporation serving the southwest of Germany, specifically the federal states of Baden-Württemberg and Rhineland-Palatinate. The corporation has its main offices in three cities: Stuttgart, Baden-Baden and Mainz. It is a part of the ARD consortium.
SWR1 Baden-Württemberg SWR1 Rheinland-Pfalz SWR2
SWR1 Baden-Württemberg is the state station of the SWR. Emphasis on information and music. The greatest hits of all time along with the latest news. SWR1 Rhineland-Pfalz is the state station of the SWR. Emphasis on information and music. The greatest hits of all time along with the latest news. SWR2 Radio, listen to SWR2 live program, special broadcasts, news, music and podcasts. Cultural channel with classical music.
SWR3 SWR4 Baden-Württemberg SWR4 Rheinland-Pfalz
SWR3 is the pop station of the Südwestrundfunk covering the states of  Baden-Württemberg and Rhineland-Pfalz. Music specials and music from the 90s. SWR4 Baden-Württemberg is the state station of the SWR. The most beautiful music from the Schlager stars. SWR4 Rhineland-Pfalz is the state station of the SWR. The most beautiful music from the Schlager stars.
SWR2 Archivradio DASDING
The knowledge and documentary channel on the Internet – SWR2 knowledge archive radio. DASDING is a youth radio station operated by Südwestrundfunk. Playing mainstream and alternative music genres.

Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR)
Westdeutscher Rundfunk Köln (WDR, West German Broadcasting Cologne) is a German public-broadcasting institution based in the Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia with its main office in Cologne. WDR is a member of the consortium of German public broadcasting organizations, ARD.
1LIVE WDR 2 WDR 3
1LIVE is a radio network by the Westdeutscher Rundfunk public broadcasting corporation in Germany. It specialises in popular music aimed at the 14-39 age group. WDR 2 is a radio network owned and operated by WDR. It focuses on contemporary pop and rock music and information for an adult audience. It is also WDR’s sports events channel. WDR 3 is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR). Cultural station with a focus on classical music, Opera along with some Jazz music.
WDR 4 WDR 5 WDR Vera
WDR 4 is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR). WDR 4 is the musical companion for a good feeling – with favourite hits and information for everyday life. WDR 4 is a public radio station owned and operated by WDR. From early morning until late at night. Competent journalism, thorough research, clear commenting. WDR Vera is a German, public radio station owned and operated by the Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR). This is a 24-hour traffic news channel.
KiRaKa WDR Cosmo
KiRaKa is a radio channel produced by Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR) in Cologne, Germany. It is a specialist channel serving children aged 5 to 16. WDR COSMO is the radio with global pop and voices from all over the world. We deliver the soundtrack for the 21st century. Available in German and 15 other languages.

 

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