Why travel with Rail Europe in 2016

Press release

Rail Europe and France France is at the crossroads of Europe and the #1 destination for Rail Europe’s clients. There is no better way for travelers to experience the real France than with Rail Europe. Rail Europe makes it easy Train travel continues to be one of the most popular, convenient, and fun ways to see Europe. Rail Europe is a one-stop-shop for planning and booking rail travel, offering the widest range of rail passes and train tickets to North American travelers. Rail Europe provides a worry-free, cost and time-effective experience by letting customers purchase tickets and plan travel details in advance. Rail Europe’s France products Rail Europe is the exclusive distributor of the France Rail Pass in North America. E-tickets are available to purchase on all high speed trains in France. Rail Europe also offers museum and public transportation passes as well as destinations sightseeing tours in popular cities/towns. The France Rail Pass allows travelers to board any train any time all over the French national rail network but on certain trains, especially on high speed trains, a seat reservation is also required for a minimal cost. For example, you can connect the Provence and the Cevennes on a very scenic train ride onboard a TER (regional express train) connecting Nimes and Genolhac with your rail pass since no reservation is required. To know when a seat reservation is required, simply visit raileurope.com and on the home page, select on the “where are you going?” section the route you are interested in and check yes on the question “Are you traveling with a rail pass?” selecting the France Rail Pass or any Eurail Pass covering France you may have and click on search. We will confirm if a seat reservation is required or not. For any further assistance, we offer live chat or if you prefer to call, our travel consultants will be happy to assist you with any question you may have. Simply contact us dialing 1-800-622-8600 from Monday- Friday, 9:00am to 7:30pm and Saturday, 9:00am-5:00pm Eastern Time. Family friendly Offers Any Adult traveling with a France Rail Pass or a Eurail Pass covering France can have up to 2 children under 12 years of age traveling for free. Offering always more high speed rail connections in France and beyond New shorter travel times to connect Luxembourg/Germany and Paris to be announced in spring 2016.


Mélanie Albaric
Rail Europe