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Europe Rail Travel

Are you ready for the ultimate Eurotrip experience? Traveling Europe with our iconic rail passes gives you the ultimate flexibility to go where you want, when you want. Not only is rail travel extremely reliable, fast and comfortable, but it is also leaves a much smaller carbon footprint than flying or driving.

 

If you want to visit multiple countries or to explore one country in depth, we recommend buying a rail pass as they're cheaper, easier and more flexible than buying individual tickets out there. So whether you want to explore the countries of Eastern Europe or spend the summer traveling around Italy or the UK, take a look at our range of tickets and rail passes from Eurail, Britrail and Eurostar. T&Cs apply

Why You Should Travel by Train

More often than not, trains are cheaper than driving or flying, particularly if you want to check out several countries on one trip or cover some serious distance. Rail passes allow you the freedom to travel when and where you like, so it doesn't matter if you miss that 8am train...Traveling by train also means that you can just show up 30 mins ahead of time and get straight on a train. And if you want to save on time and accommodation, you can always take a sleeper train!

Eurail Global Pass

The Eurail Global Pass is the ultimate rail pass! Get unlimited travel to over 40,000 destinations across Europe... rock up to a train station whenever you want and hop on the next train! From the vineyards of France, to the castles of Germany, to the spectacular islands of Croatia, a Eurail Global Pass has you covered. 

 

Under the age of 28? Save 25% on Eurail Passes when you select our Eurail Youth Passes. Who doesn't love saving money on travel!

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Eurail Passes are the all-in-one ticket on most trains across Europe. Travel by rail where you want, when you want. Change your plans or miss a train? Just hop on the next one..*
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Under the age of 28? Get 25% off standard rail pass prices when you travel with Eurail Youth Pass. Who doesn't love exploring Europe AND saving a ton of cash!  Start planning your Europe trip now. 
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Pick a pass that fits your travel plans. Whether you want to spend a few days traveling in just country, or hit 33 countries in a span of 3 months, we have the Eurail pass that suits your trip.  

Eurail Single Country Passes

Discover individual countries in Europe with our Eurail Single Country Passes. You will get up to 8 days of rail travel within a month to explore the country. With unlimited travel options and discounts available for youths and groups, get your Eurail pass before you go and start planning your trip!


Check out our most popular single country passes below, or see all available country passes.

BritRail & Eurostar

BritRail Passes get you access to travel across the National Rail network in Great Britain. This is the rail pass you want if traveling in England, Scotland and Wales. Visit world-famous London attractions such as the Tower of London, the London Eye and Buckingham Palace. Head into the countryside to the Cotswolds, the Welsh valleys or the Lake District and have a pint in a traditional local pub. Visit the Beatles' home then head across the border into Scotland for whisky, haggis, kilts and spectacular highland views.

 

Heading to continental Europe after a trip to the UK? Eurostar is the best way to get from London to Paris, Brussels or Amsterdam!

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BritRail

Visit Great Britain and enjoy the idyllic landscapes, bustling cities and quaint little villages all crammed onto one little island! With the Britrail Pass, you can travel through the best bits of the United Kingdom in your own time. With country-wide and regional passes available, you can choose the pass that suits you and go off to explore England, Scotland and Wales by train.
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Eurostar

The easiest way to travel from London to continental Europe. Eurostar is a high-speed railway service that traverses the Channel Tunnel, so you can be in the center of Paris, Brussels or Amsterdam within hours of leaving the United Kingdom! 

Do I need a seat reservation if I have a Eurail Pass?

Select European rail service including overnight trains and high speed services like Thalys or TGV require advanced seat reservations. These reservations can be made up to three months in advance and incur an additional fee. Seat reservation fees can often be avoided by choosing regional or daytime services instead.

How do I activate my Eurail Pass?

Before getting on your first train, you will need to activate your rail pass. You can do this at most major train stations at the ticketing office. A railway agent will enter your travel dates and passport number, and validate it with an official stamp.

Do Eurail passes have free luggage allowance?

Most European rail services allow customers to bring up to three pieces of bags for free as long as weight and size restrictions are met. Many trains have overhead storage racks for smaller items, and larger bags can be stored in bins throughout the cabin. Passengers will be responsible for carrying and storing all bags for the entire journey. Check with specific train companies for individual restrictions and limitations.

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Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions apply. If booking online, full Terms and Conditions will be displayed as part of the booking process as well as on the corresponding final booking confirmation. If booking by phone or email, please ask your Travel Expert at the time of booking or enquiry.