A Rail Pass is best if you’re travelling more than twice, and know what countries you want to visit.
The actual trend is that there are more and more tourists from all over the world who are visiting Europe. Whether you are from Australia, India, South Africa, the Middle East, Singapore, Israel or other parts of the world, you have daily flights and connections to Europe and its main airports such as Paris Charles de Gaulle and London Heathrow. Travelling long distances is not really a problem for modern traveller, who by the way love to get to know other cultures and explore new destinations.
Once in Europe, you will be offered a wide variety of transport facilities to travel. What a better way to explore France, UK, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Germany, the Netherlands and other European countries, than by train. Trains go just about everywhere, they are comfortable, eco-friendly, less expensive and less stressful than cars or planes. On the train ticket website, operated by Rail Europe, you can choose over 11,000 railway routes in Europe and get the best travel deals from Eurostar, Thalys, TGV, the Spanish Renfe and Trenitalia.
Where can I go?
We are able to assist you to attain 25,000 destinations within Europe. A great way to explore places of interest is to buy one of our rail passes. The passes will allow you to have a great overview of European countries. The most versatile pass that we have is the Eurail Global Pass, which will allow you to travel over 20 countries in Europe over a period of 3 months in the most stress-free way. You can even choose to have more comfort by travelling in first class on board trains so as to enjoy Europe even more. Countries such as France, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Finland, Croatia, Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany, to name a few, can be part of your itinerary. Using your Eurail Global Pass, you will be entitled to several discounts and bonuses in hotels, museums, city tours and much more. With the Eurail Global Pass, you’ll have the opportunity to board modern high speed trains such as Thalys which runs between Paris and Amsterdam, ICE which connects Germany’s main cities such as Berlin, Frankfurt and Munich. From Germany you can reach the Scandinavian countries – Denmark and Sweden. With a single ticket, you can make the most of your European vacations by train.
Tickets and Passes
When would it be best to use a point to point ticket or a rail pass? It all depends on your plans. If you are planning to take the train only a couple of times, a Train Ticket would be best. For example, you might want to choose a ticket to travel from London to Paris with the Eurostar, or from Paris to Amsterdam with Thalys. But if you have planned to travel extensively and to visit several countries in Europe, then a Rail Pass will best suit you. You’ll save money and you will have more flexibility.
The Eurail Passes which we offer are perfect for anyone who are not residents of Europe. In fact, if the Eurail Passes are specially designed for those who have a permanent resident outside Europe, Russia and Turkey. Rail Passes will allow you to benefit from various discounts and bonuses specially when visiting museums or when booking a city tour.
Among the passes, that we offer, we have single country passes or one country passes. With a one country pass, you’ll be able to visit a country of your choice extensively. Example are Eurail Italy Pass or Eurail Germany Pass.
We also have other types of rail passes which will allow you to visit a pair of countries. You can choose between Eurail France-Italy Pass or Eurail Benelux-Germany Pass for example. You can also opt for Eurail Select Passes which will allow you to visit 3, 4 or 5 bordering countries such as Austria, Switzerland, Germany, France and Belgium.
For an absolute freedom in Europe, choose our Eurail Global Pass. You will have unlimited travel on board all trains in 22 European countries.
Whichever your choice, we are here to help you have the best of times in Europe by train. Over 1.7 million travellers have chosen to travel with Rail Europe, making us your preferred rail partner.