Swedish Night Trains
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Swedish Night Trains

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SJ Night Train at a glance

The SJ Night Train oozes adventure! One of Europe most modern trains in Europe. You can travel while you sleep and reach your destination fresh and ready for more adventure.

The SJ Night Train have wide range of comfort facilities, from a couchette to a 1st Class private compartment containing a WC, shower, where breakfast, a morning newspaper and access to the SJ Lounge are all included.

While travelling at night, you can enjoy the latest movies played in the onboard cinema. Two films are played during the night. In the morning younger ones can enjoy a child movie.

The SJ Night Train network

The SJ Night Train serves the following main cities in Sweden: Malmö, Gothenburg, Östersund and Stockholm. Below are examples of some popular routes and their travel duration.

Domestic night trains

Popular journeys
JourneyTravel duration
Gothenburg – Åre 13h
Stockholm – Åre 8h
Malmö – Stockholm 8h
Stockholm – Luleå/Kiruna/Narvik 11h 10
Gothenburg – Luleå/Kiruna/Narvik 19h 45
Stockholm – Oslo (summer season only) 8h
Malmö – Berlin (not during winter time) 7h
Malmö – Oslo (summer season only) 7h 30

Our tip

Tickets prices are subject to demand and supply. For better deals, choose to travel off peak.

Before you board

The stations
First Class ticket holders can use the SJ Night Train Lounge in Stockholm and Göteborg. Several services are offered in the Lounge ranging from food, shops, Wi-Fi Internet access and travel assistance.

Check-in & boarding
Check-in can be done well in advance when travelling from Stockholm, Malmö or Åre.

Pets are accepted in seating cars.

On board

The SJ Swedish Night Train offers four classes of service:
Sleeper Single Deluxe 1st Class Sleepers 2nd Class Sleepers 2nd Class Seats
1-bed cabin
Double deluxe (2-bed cabin)
Private shower and toilet
Towels included
Shower and toilet outside of cabin
3-bed or 2-bed cabin
Couchette Compartments 6-bed cabin
Sheet, sleeping bag and blanket
Breakfast, Lunch Dinner, Snack: Service in the train’s restaurant carriage
The SJ Night Train Berlin Night Express from Malmö – Berlin has two classes:
Sleeping Car Couchette Compartments
Breakfast, Lunch Dinner, Snack: Service in the train’s restaurant carriage
1-bed and 2-bed compartments
Air conditioning
Private shower and toilet
Towels included
6-bed compartments
Sheets, blankets and pillows

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  • A. Enter 1 passenger in the request page. The displayed results will show rooms for 1-3 passengers. When you book a room with more than one bed, the room will be shared with other passengers.


  • A. Yes. If you have a twin pass to travel in Germany, you need two German Rail Pass Extensions.


  • A. Your Rail Pass will start to be effective when the railway staff stamps it.


  • A. To validate your Eurail Italy Pass, you need to go at the ticket counter at any main railway station in Italy. The railway official will write down the first day and last day of travel as well as your passport number. He will then stamp it. Please note that your Eurail Italy Pass should bear no sign of having been tampered with.


  • A. In most cases, Rail Pass is not valid on buses and subways. However Rail Passes are valid on local or regional trains.

    Swiss Pass is the only exception. Swiss Pass is valid for all transport systems in 37 Swiss cities and towns.



  • A. You will be eligible to a pass holder fare on the Eurostar. You must purchase other BritRail products to obtain more discounts.


  • A. Overnight trains add a sense of adventure to your trips. You can either share your compartement with friends or other fellow train travellers. Of course can also have a private sleeper in the train. For your security and for administrative purposes, railway officials will collect your passport at the beginning of the journey and will return it upon arrival.


  • A. The Italian Day Trains’ First class includes comfortable reclining seats and food and beverages, available at the bar-buffet car on major routes.

    The Italian Day Trains’ Second class includes spacious legroom and food and beverages, available at the bar-buffet car on major routes.



  • A. Tickets for TGV Lyria can be bought online on our website. You can choose to have your tickets delivered in your inbox through the “Print @ home” ticketing solution or you can choose to retrieve your rail ticket from self-service ticketing machines found at the train stations in France.


  • A. Yes. For that you have to take a local or regional train to reach your destination. Local and regional travel everywhere in European countries, though they take more time than high speed trains.


  • A. Tickets for Thalys can be bought online on our website. You can choose to have your tickets delivered in your inbox through the “Print @ home” ticketing solution or you can choose to retrieve your rail ticket from self-service ticketing machines found at the train stations in France.


  • A. Yes. Passengers in comfort1 will be served at seat. The Thalys offers tasty snacks and meals: sandwiches, hot/cold local dishes, hot and cold drinks. If you are travelling in Comfort2, you will have access to the bar buffet which offers a variety of food and beverages.


  • A. A travel day is defined as the period of time starting from 12 am to 12 am of the next day. It is a complete 24h period. With the Swiss Pass, you can take as many trains and public transport as you want during a travel day.


  • A. Information on European trains schedule can be found easily and rapidly in the "start searching train tickets" menu.


  • A. Yes some Rail Passes offer discounts for travellers who are aged 60 years old or older. The following passes offer discounts for senior:
     Balkan Flexipass-1st class
     BritRail Consecutive and Flexipass 1st class,
     BritRail England Consecutive and Flexipass 1st Class
     France Rail Pass, 1st Class
     Eurail Ireland Pass - 2nd Class
     Eurail Romania Pass - 1st class


  • A. Yes. Depending on the train and trip, you can choose between "Print @ home" or "Print @ the station" tickets.


  • A. The TGV’s First class includes comfortable reclining seats and food and beverages, available at the bar-buffet car.

    If Premier service is offered, a meal service will feature in the services.

    The TGV’s Second class includes spacious legroom and food and beverages, available at the bar-buffet car.



  • A. Train stations are easily accessible in Europe. They are usually found in city centres and have a good connection with other public transport system (bus and taxi). Train stations are indicated on travel maps and Internet websites. You can also ask your hotel concierge for the best way to reach a train station. If you are not much of an adventurer, taxis are the simplest way to get to a train station.


  • A. You can’t book a reservation, simply because the train that you are planning to take does not need any reservation. Just note down the time of departure and board the train.


  • A. No. There is no check-in before departure. However rail officials will control your ticket during the journey. Make sure you have all your valid travel documents with you while on board a TGV. Please note that you need to board the TGV, at the lastest, 2 minutes before departure. Access is not guaranteed after this time.


  • A. The following trains need a reservation: Eurostar, Thalys, Lyria, all TGV’s, AVE, TGV France-Italy, Renfe, Trenitalia, Riveria, Swedish trains, City Night Line, DB (German) night trains, Elipsos, and the Paris-Germany night train. The Swiss Scenic trains and some of the German ICE trains will also need reservations depending on routes and time of travel. To verify, look at the details on the fare results. You will if the reservation is included or not.


  • A. Yes, you can make a reservation for a seat on a train if you have a Second Class ticket.


  • A. A single passenger can carry up to 2 suitcases and 1 handbag. For your comfort and safety, avoid oversized bags on board Thalys trains. The largest side of your luggage must not exceed 85 cm.


  • A. Yes, a reservation is needed to book your seat on board the high speed AVE train.


  • A. - A Rail Pass or a Rail Ticket usually costs half of that of an adult. Please note that some passes do not have child fares. Child tickets are available on most trains though they can vary.

     In Switzerland, children under 16 years old can have free travel if accompanied by an adult with a Swiss Pass.

     In Birtain, children aged 5 to 15, can have free travel when accompanied by a paying adult.



  • A. Passengers can carry up to 2 large bags and 1 piece of hand luggage. Passengers are sole responsible for their luggage in the Frecciarossa trains.


  • A. You don’t have to if you use the 7PM rule and a direct train. The 7:00 PM rule applies if you take the night train AFTER 7:00 PM on a set date. Then only the arrival date is counted as a travel day. This is only valid if you have used your Pass before 7:00 PM on any train. If not, you will have to enter both dates.


  • A. No. You will need a separate ticket to travel on board the Eurostar. However, Rail Passes include discounts for Eurostar. The discounted fares are also known as Passholder fare. Select "details" when you are viewing fares with a pass to find the list of Rail Passes that offer Passholder fare.


  • A. Yes. Eurostar have a catering service. Passengers travelling in Eurostar Business Premier passengers will have a 3-course meal with refreshments at seat. Those who are travelling in Standard Premier, will get a cold meal with drinks at seat. A bar buffet car with a selection of food and beverages is available in Standard class on board the Eurostar.


  • A. Travel maps are provided with Multiple Country Passes or with some of Single Country Passes. Travel Maps are available for free on our website. The online travel maps will help you plan your journey.


  • A. A Youth Pass offers discounts to any passenger aged 25 years old or younger.


  • A. Yes, students can benefit from discounted fares but must be under the age of 26 years old on the first day of travel. Every person under 26 is entitled to Youth Passengers fare. There is no special discount for holders of international student ID card.


  • A. You can book your ticket to travel on board the TGV up to 3 months in advance. That’s 90 days early, during which time you can plan your trip to France thoroughly. You can buy your tickets at the earliest to have the best fares.


  • A. A rail day starts from midnight of a particular day and ends at midnight of the next day. In this lapse of time, you can have unlimited train travel by using a valid Rail Pass.


  • A.Yes. You can book your train tickets or rail pass by using payment services which include PayPal, Western Union, Boleto Bancario, Moneybookers.com, eNets or BPay. Those services are subject to your country of residence.


  • A. Yes. A reservation is needed to board the Eurostar. Bookings can be done up to 6 month before departure. Please note that Eurail passes and the France Rail pass do not include Eurostar. However a discount is offered for Eurostar ticket when you are a holder of a Eurail Pass or a France Rail Pass.


  • A. To validate your Swiss Pass, you need to go at the ticket counter at any main railway station in Switzerland. Please note that your Swiss Pass should bear no sign of having been tampered with.


  • A. You can book your ticket to travel on board the TGV Lyria up to 3 months in advance. That’s 90 days early, during which time you can plan your trip to France and Switzerland thoroughly. You can buy your tickets at the earliest to have the best fares.


  • A. -No. A First Class ticket only allows you to board a train. You need to have a reservation to be guaranteed of a seat on the train.

     Please note that some First Class tickets can included a reservation for a seat on a train.



  • A. Overnight trains allow sleeping and relaxing before starting your visit in a city afresh. You can have more day time to enjoy other activities plus it’s a good way to avoid booking a hotel.


  • A. If you are a pass holder or if you have already bought your pass, you can still make a seat reservation on our website.


  • A. Yes, trains have water closet or toilets which are easily accessible and are clearly marked with a WC sign. If you want to use the WC, you will find them in front or at the back or each carriage. They include a washbasin.


  • A. The Lyria First class includes comfortable reclyning seats as well as food and beverages, available at the bar-buffet car.

    The Lyria Second class includes spacious legroom as well as food and beverages, available at the bar-buffet car.



  • A. -Children aged from 0 to 4 years old included are not required to have a sleeper reservation or ticket if they share a bed with another person.

     A special child’s fare applies if a child aged between 4 and 11 years or below 4 years old requires a separate bed.



  • A. A Friends and Families Pass is available for a group of 2 to 5 travellers at a discounted rate. The group must travel together all the times. The names of every participant will be printed on a unique pass. Therefore travellers won’t be able to travel separately.


  • A. A BritRail Family Card allows one child aged 5 to 15 to have free travel when accompanied by an adult or a BritRail Pass holder.


  • A. No. Partially used or validated Rail Passes are not refundable.


  • A. - A Full Fare has no restrictions. The ticket can be exchanged and refunded even after the departure date. You must send the ticket to your local travel agent within 60 days of the train’s departure date to benefit from an exchange or a refund. Click here to get the Contact Us adress.

     Value Fare is a ticket which is not exchangeable and not refundable.

     Youth Fare which applies for travellers under the age of 26 years old is exchangeable before departure date and in Europe. The ticket is however not refundable.

     Passholder Fare can be exchanged when you arrive in Europe. It is however not refundable. Passholder Fare is issued in colligation with the relevant Rail Pass.

     Senior Fare is issued for travellers over 60 years old and is can be exchanged when you arrive in Europe. It is however not refundable.



  • A. Yes. You can have unlimited travel onboard trains in the countries that are on your Rail Pass.


  • A Yes. Major train stations have lockers and luggage storage facilities. The services are available at an additional cost, so make sure that you have some change on you if you are planning to use them.


  • A. Yes of course. You can travel as much as you want by train between countries that are mentioned on your Rail Pass.


  • A.No. A German Rail Pass Extension alone is not valid to travel on board trains. You have to use your extension as an add-on to your German Rail Pass.


  • A. Yes, but not with your Single Country Pass. You will have to buy other tickets to reach a city found in another country. Your Single Country Pass allows you to travel to the border of the country mentioned on your pass. From there buy a ticket to reach another European country.


  • A. - Yes, but it depends on some conditions. Eligibility of passes depends on your country or residence only. To be considered as a resident of a country, you have to stay in the country in question for more than 6 months.

     Please note that we cannot sell any products to residents of Europe, the UK, Morocco, Turkey or any ex-Soviet Union countries.



  • A. Yes, trains have water closet or toilets which are easily accessible and are clearly marked with a WC sign. If you want to use the WC, you will find them in front or at the back or each carriage. They include a washbasin.


  • A. The baggage allowance per person consists of two large items. In trains, overhead racks are found on both sides of a carriage, luggage storage area at the end of a carriage and some small items can be put in the back seat pocket. Passengers are required to carry and tuck in their own luggage.

    Note: Rail operators and companies are not responsible for the loss or damage of any baggage. Luggages stored in trains are under the sole responsibility of its owner.



  • A. You can travel in first or second class. It depends on the classes of services which correspond to your German Rail Pass. In the ExpressBus to/from Munich to Prague, only 2nd class is available.


  • A. You will be offered the Ticketless purchasing solution to travel on board Italo trains in Italy. With the Ticketless, you just need to note your PNR (passenger number reference) and notify the on-board staff before travelling. The Ticketless purchasing solution is more convenient and has no shipping fees.


  • A. You can only travel from Cologne to Brussels with ICE trains. The extension is not valid on the Thalys train. There are 4 daily ICE trains between Germany and Belgium.


  • A. It depends on the types of bonuses. Free bonuses use a day on a Rail Pass if you have not travelled before. Discounted bonuses will not use a day but will require that the Rail Pass is validated.


  • A. With Eurostar train you can reach Paris from London or vice-versa directly. Other major European cities and destinations can also be reached directly: Brussels, Lille and Disneyland Paris. The French town of Avignon and the Alps can be reached on a seasonal basis through a weekly connection.


  • A. Eurostar offers two types of First class (Business Premier and Standard Premier) and one type of Second class (Standard class).

     Eurostar Business Premier includes priority express check-in at a dedicated ticket desk, access to the Eurostar Executive lounges, comfortable reclining seats, spacious legroom, Wi-Fi Internet access at the terminals, a dedicated coach for business travellers, newspapers and a 3-course meal with refreshments served at your seat.

     Eurostar Standard Premier includes comfortable reclining seats, spacious legroom, newspapers and a 3-course meal with refreshments served at your seat.

     Eurostar Standard class includes spacious legroom and food and beverages available at the bar-buffet car.



  • A. Train Tickets and Schedules can be obtained by following the steps below:

     Click on the "Start searching train tickets" section at the top the homepage of the website.

     Fill in your departure and arrival city as well as your preferred travel date.

     You can choose your approximate travel time (morning, afternnon or evening).

     You can select a "Round Trip” to obtain a return ticket.

     Click on the "Search" button to obtain a selection of proposals.

     You can choose a ticket by the schedule, price and category that best suit you.

     Fares depend on categories. You can read about the details (refund and exchange) by clicking on the link under each fare type.

     Select your ticket.

     You will be redirected to the passenger selection page to complete your registration and to checkout.



  • A. No. Unfortunately tickets can be shipped to any other adresse except that of your country of residence. Make sure that you have all travel documents before departure.


  • A. There are single or double couchettes. Trains also have T3 (3 beds), T4 and deluxe sleepers. The sleeping accomodations may differ according to trains and routes.


  • A. A single passenger can carry up to 2 suitcases and 1 handbag. Each luggage must be tagged and stored in rack above your seats in the ICE trains.


  • A. The Swiss Pass allows you to travel on all trains operated by national railway company of Switzerland as well as its other public transport. However a reservation is needed to board international high speed trains (such as the ICE train to Germany, the TGV Lyria to France and Railjet to Budapest), scenic trains (Bernina Express, Glacier Express, Golden Pass and Wilhelm Tell Express )and overnight trains. Reservations are not included in the Pass. Domestic and local trains do not require a reservation.


  • A.The Gatwick Express serves London’s Victoria Station.


  • A. - Single Sleeper has one bed, a water sink and towels. This compartment has a secure door, an electrical outlet and a luggage storage area. Note: Deluxe single accommodations come with a private restroom. They are offered on Talgo (France to Spain/Spain to Switzerland/Spain to Italy) overnight trains and Paris-Germany night trains.

     Double Sleeper has 2 beds, a water sink and towels. This compartment has a secure, an electrical outlet and a luggage storage area. Couples, families and travellers of the same sex can share a sleeper (sleeper must be full). Note: Deluxe double accommodations include a private restroom.

     T2 is a Second Class compartment with two beds.

     T3 compartment has 3 beds, a water sink and towels. This compartment has a secure door, an electrical outlet and a luggage storage area. Couples, families and travellers of the same sex can share a sleeper (all beds must be booked).

     T4 compartment has 4 beds, a water sink and towels. This compartment has a secure door, an electrical outlet and a luggage storage area. If cabins are gender specific, couples and families can only share a sleeper is all beds are booked.

     T6 (couchettes) is the most basic compartment on an overnight train. Couchettes have 6 beds and washrooms are at the end of each train car. These compartments are available in second-class only.



  • A. Rail Passes can be bought up to 6 months in advance prior to your first travel day onboard a train. Please note that passes have to be validated within 6 months of the date of issue.


  • A. - A Consecutive Pass offers unlimited rail travel for continuous days for the duration of the pass.

     A Flexi Pass offers unlimited rail travel on selected days which can be non-continuous for the duration of the pass.



  • A. There is no check in or customs procedures for Italo trains. However ticket control or ID checks can occur randomly on board. Make sure to have your travel documents with you at all times.


  • A.You can pay for your train ticket or rail pass by using the same process as that of a regular credit card.


  • A. The price depends on the ticket, the type of train, the choice of sleeping compartment. Just like day trains, prices on overnight trains will vary depending on the choice of services, quality of comfort and travel distance.


  • A. To validate your German Rail Pass Extension, it needs to be accompanied by a German Rail Pass and your passport. Please note that the use of the extension requires a travel day of the German Rail Pass for each trip used.


  • A. You can use one of the many self service terminals at the train station in France or the UK or the USA, depending on the product that you have chosen.


  • A. Tickets for Eurostar trains can be easily purchased online on our website. Choose the ‘Print @ home’ ticketing method for more convenience and no booking fees. You can also choose to buy online and retrieve your tickets from self-service tickets terminal at London St Pancras, Brussels Midi or Paris Nord railway station, before departure.


  • A. You can choose a T4. If none is available you can choose 2 double compartments.


  • A. Two classes of service are offered on board the Frecciarossa trains – First class and Second class. If you have chosen to travel in First class, you will be offered a welcome drink, a snack and a newspaper. Second class is ideal if you are on a budget. Both First class and Second class on the Frecciarossa, offer Wi-Fi Internet.


  • A. Frecciarossa trains connect most major cities of Italy. The high speed Italian train connects the city of Turin to Salerno as well as Northern Italy to Southern Italy and more particularity the cities of Mila, Bologna, Florence, Rome and Naples. Bologna to Florence is just a 37 minute route by train, and it takes less than 3 hours to connect Rome to Milan. High speed trains connect Milan to Florence in only 1 hour and 45 minutes.


  • A. Dogs are usually allowed on trains. However they may have to wear a muzzle, be attached to a leash or placed in a pet carrier. A half fare second class ticket is usually required for dogs. Please note that pets are not allowed to travel onboard trains in the following countries: Great Britain, Spain, Ireland, Norway, and Finland.

    Exception is made for guide dogs for the blind, which can travel on Eurostar.



  • A. No. There is no check-in or customs control before boarding an ICE train for local destinations in Germany. However for International destinations, there will be a ticket control and passport checks on board ICE trains. If you have a Pass, don’t forget to validate your pass prior to boarding.


  • A. Some trains may have smoking zones. However smoking zones are less and less common. High speed trains are completely non-smoking as well as for trains in Austria, Belgium, France, Italy, Germany, Norway, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Sweden and the Netherlands.


  • A. A Point to Point ticket allows you to travel by train on a specific route during a designated date. An Eurail Italy Pass allows to to have unlimited rail travel in Italy for a 3 day or 10-day period. Buying an Eurail Italy Pass is ideal if you are planning to travel extensively in Italy by train.


  • A. Yes, you can obtain a discount for ferry crossings. Holders of an Eurail Select Pass also benefit from great offers to visit museums and monuments.


  • A. Eurostar offers two types of First class (Business Premier and Standard Premier) and one type of Second class (Standard class).

     Eurostar Business Premier includes priority express check-in at a dedicated ticket desk, access to the Eurostar Executive lounges, comfortable reclining seats, spacious legroom, Wi-Fi Internet access at the terminals, a dedicated coach for business travellers, newspapers and a 3-course meal with refreshments served at your seat.

     Eurostar Standard Premier includes comfortable reclining seats, spacious legroom, newspapers and a 3-course meal with refreshments served at your seat.

     Eurostar Standard class includes spacious legroom and food and beverages available at the bar-buffet car.



  • A. Yes. The bar buffet in the Turista class (2nd class) offers snacks and beverages. Those travelling in First class, will be attended at seat. A meal and beverages will be served by the catering service. An a la carte service and bar service is also available in AVE First class.


  • A. Italo offers 3 different classes of travel: Club Class, Prima Class and Smart Class.

     In Club class, which the equivalent if first class, passengers have the following services: 1 dedicated steward/hostess, welcome drink and snacks, daily newspapers, complimentary expresso, personal touch screen TV and large reclining seats. A supplement is needed for Catering service in Club Pass.
     In Prima class, which is equivalent to business class, passengers have 2 dedicated stewards/hostesss, welcome drink and snacks, daily newspapers, complimentary expresso and a large reclining seat. A supplement is needed for Catering service in Prima Pass.
     In Smart class, which is equivalent to second class, passengers have 2 dedicated stewards/hostesses and comfortable seats.



  • A. A Point to Point ticket allows you to travel by train on a specific route during a designated date. A Swiss Pass allows to have unlimited rail travel on all trains operated by national railway company of Switzerland. Buying a Swiss Pass is ideal if you are planning to travel extensively by train.


  • A. No. You cannot change seats once onboard. You should know that trains enter a station in one wayand goes out in another way, so your seat orientation will change.


  • A. You can 1 passenger at a time for a single room. Other options included sharing the room with somebody.


  • A. Eurail Select Pass is only available for first class. However Eurail Select Youth Pass is offered in second class for travellers under 26 years old.


  • A. Bicycles are admitted in some trains. They must be put into a box in a separate car. Extra charges may apply. On EC, IC, ICE, and TGV trains bicycles are considered as checked lugages and must be wrapped with wheels and pedals detached.


  • A. To retrieve an e-ticket, you will need to enter your booking reference in the self service ticket terminal found at train stations. You can found the reference in your booking summary. In France, you will need to enter your family name as well.

    Please note: You will reveice your reference in your inbox for "Print @ home" tickets.



  • A. You can take a train at a train station which offers a maximum of information and facilities to guide travellers. Large Departure and Arrival boards, found in train stations, indicate the departure time or the arrival time of a particular train. The train number and the platform are displayed alongside. You just have to match the train number and departure time which are printed on your reservation/ticket to displayed information on the board in order to know which train you should take and at which platform number.

    Before hopping on the train, check for your coach or carriage number on your reservation/ticket. Coach numbers are well indicated on the lateral sides of all trains. First, Second or any other classes are also indicated.

    Once onboard the train, match the seat number with that indicated on you reservation/ticket.

    European trains have pictographs (graphic drawings) which represent international symbols in order to assist any passenger. Don’t forget that the railway staff is always available to guide you.



  • A. The Swiss Pas scan be used in Switzerland to travel by bus, train, tram or ferry which form part of the Swiss Travel System .


  • A. It means that you have the flexibity to use 4 days of train travel in a 2 month period. The days can be consecutive (continuous days) or non-consecutive. It depends on the type of Rail Pass that you have selected.


  • A. Italo trains offer high speed train services connecting the major cities of Italy such as Milano, Bologna, Firenze, Roma, Napoli, Salerno, Venezia, Torino and Padova. There are several daily connections between the main cities which are served by Italo. There are several daily connections between Milan and Roma and the number of connections will increase in the following years.


  • A. Three classes of service are offered on board the Eurostar: Business Premier, Standard Premier and Standard Class. Business Premier with Eurostar offers the following facilities: rapid check-in before departure (10 minutes), dedicated desk for check-in, access to Eurostar Executive lounge, spacious legroom, Wi-Fi Internet access, reserved coach for business passengers, newspapers and a 3-course meal which is served at your seat. As for the Eurostar Standard Premier, it comes with a 30-minute check-in, comfortable reclining seats with spacious legroom, newspapers and a cold meal served at your seat. Travellers opting for the Standard Class will travel on board of a comfortable carriage and will have a choice of meals and drinks at the bar buffet car.


  • A. You can use the self service tickets terminals when travelling on domestic French railway network and on all international trains departing from France. Make sure to print both departure and arrival tickets in France when you are on a round trip.

    For more information, refer to: How do I retrieve my e-tickets at French train stations?