Balkan Flexipass

  • Unlimited travel in Bulgaria, Bosnia, Greece, Macedonia, Serbia, Montenegro, Romania* and Turkey.
  • Children under 4 travel for free.
  • Youth ( - ) discounts available

WHO

WHAT


Overview

Experience the thrill of extensive train travel on the national rail networks of the Balkan countries with this convenient rail pass.

The Balkan Flexipass is the most complete rail pass to visit the Balkan countries: Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Greece, Macedonia, Serbia, Montenegro, *Romania (only trains operated by REGIOTRANS) and Turkey. There is no better way to experience the different cultures, traditions, architecture of each and every country. From Istanbul to Athens, you’ll get memories that will last forever.

With the Balkan Flexipass, you can travel where you please, whenever you want! Take as many trains as you like, there is no limit on the distance you can travel in a day. Balkan Flexipass, to put it simply, offers unlimited travel at a fixed price!

Hop on hop off trains to visit any place you want. The Balkan Flexipass gives you access to all trains, but remember that premium trains require a seat reservation. The Things to know section explains everything you need to know about seat reservations.

Enjoy the bonuses which are included in the Balkan Flexipass. You will get discounted fares for selected hotels, reduced museum fares, and more.

The Balkan Flexipass is the key to have a hassle-free trip throughout Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Greece, Macedonia, Serbia, Montenegro, Romania and Turkey.


Bulgarian train at station.

How does it work?

Rail Passes in 3 steps

1. Pick the right rail pass

Pick the right rail pass

Rail passes are available in 1, 2, 3 or 4 country combinations for extensive travel on the national rail networks. Going for an extended trip? Try the Eurail Global Pass offering rail travel in 28 different countries.
Once you've selected your pass, its price will depend on the class of service, First or Second, selected and the number of rail travel days.

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2. Reserve your seats

Reserve your seats

Taking local and regional trains allows you to explore at will. Simply board with your rail pass and choose any open seat. Reservations are required on most high speed, overnight, scenic, and international trains. We recommend always checking your desired journey for any specific seat reservation requirements.

Book Seat Reservations

3. Activate and travel

Activate and travel

Your rail pass requires that you activate it by getting it stamped at the ticket window at the departure station on the day of your first train journey. Once activated, you are all set and ready to explore.

Common Questions

Benefits

More than just trains

 Main discounts and bonuses in Balkan Flexipass

With your Balkan Flexipass, hop on the international ferry operated by Attica Ferries and enjoy the ride between Greece and Italy.


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FAQ

Common Questions, Simple Answers

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  • Q. Which countries are valid on the Global pass?

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  • Q. What is the difference between 1st and 2nd class on the Thalys (Paris to Brussels and Amsterdam)?

  • Q. How shall I retrieve my AVE tickets?

  • Q. How do I validate, or activate, my railpass?

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