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 NDR Info in Hamburg between 22:00 and 6:00. It started broadcasting on 1 April 2011 on MDR. It is carried by several all-news stations: B5 Aktuell, hr-Info, SWR Aktuell, Inforadio, MDR Aktuell, WDR5 and Antenne Saar.

The program's format consists of traffic and weather reports every 30 minutes and round-the-clock news from ARD worldwide correspondents.

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

  • Inforadio: daily from 23:00 to 6:00.
  • B5 Aktuell: daily from 0:00 to 6:00.
  • WDR5, MDR Aktuell, hr-Info and Antenne Saar: daily from 23:00 to 6:00.
  • SWR Aktuell: weekdays from 23:00 to 6:00 (weekends are until 8:00).