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ARD-Infonacht

joint Night program in ARD radio (Germany)

ARD-Infonacht (German for ARD-Newsnight) is Germany's only overnight all-news radio show. It broadcasts daily from Halle between 23:00 and 7:00. It started broadcasting on 1 April 2011. It is carried by six all-news stations: NDR Info Spezial, B5 Aktuell, HR-Info, SWR Info, Inforadio and Antenne Saar.

The program's format consists of traffic and weather reports every 15 minutes and round-the-clock news from ARD worldwide correspondents. It also has sports reports at 40 minutes after every hour.

The actual transfer time of each station is different, including:

  • Inforadio: weekdays from 23:00 to 5:00 (weekends are until 6:00).
  • NDR Info Spezial and B5 Aktuell: daily from 0:00 to 6:00.
  • HR-Info and Antenne Saar: daily from 23:00 to 6:00.
  • SWR Info: weekdays from 23:00 to 6:00 (weekends are until 7:00).