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- Unlimited travel in 28 countries.
- The only rail pass to visit all of Europe.
- Discount for families or groups of 2-5 people with the Saver Pass.
- Children up to 11 travel for free. More details
- Youth (12 - 27) discounts available
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The Eurail Global Pass is the most complete rail pass to visit Europe. With your Global Pass you can visit up to 28 countries, which are listed below:
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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. The Eurail Global Pass, to put it simply, offers unlimited travel at a fixed price!
Hop on hop off trains to visit any place you want. The Eurail Global Pass 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 Eurail Global Pass. You will get discounted fares for selected hotels, reduced museum fares, free ferry trips and more. You will also receive a free Eurail travel pack (Travel map and user guide).
The Eurail Global Pass is the key to have a hassle-free trip in Europe.
The Eurail Global Pass is certainly the most convenient solution to travel extensively on board trains in Europe. The Eurail Global Pass will offer you unlimited rail travel in more than 25 European countries, giving you the opportunity to visit main cities such as Paris, Rome, Berlin, Munich, Barcelona or Amsterdam.
Get a Eurail Pass and travel extensively by train in Europe. You’ll be able to visit more than 20 countries, visit all major cities and discover every charming little towns. When travelling with your family or friends, you’ll even get a discount with the Saver pass option.
Things to know
Who can buy a rail pass?Any person living in a non-European country can use the Eurail Global Pass. Please note that residents of Russia and Turkey are not eligible.
A seat reservation is a guaranteed seat on board a train.
Seat reservations are compulsory for high speed, international and night trains. However, as you will be travelling with a rail pass, you will only have to pay for a small reservation fee, as opposed to the usual standard fare.
Seats are generally available for reservation up to 90 days prior to departure and are limited. Book early to secure your seat!
We are not currently offering online seat reservations for high speed, international and night trains covered by the BritRail passes.You can book your seat reservation directly from train stations once you are in the United Kingdom.
Most regional trains do not require a seat reservation. Just hop on board with a valid rail pass, find a seat and relax as the train takes you to one of the many destinations served.
What is a Saver Pass?
A Saver Pass is a single pass listing the names of all people travelling together. It is offered to families or groups of 2 to 5 people.
- Adults usually get a 15% discount with a Saver Pass.
- Remember, children can travel for free with an adult. See conditions below.
Children under 4 travel for free. Do not include them in your booking as they don’t need a rail pass. However if you want them to have a guaranteed seat on board high speed trains or a bed on board night trains, you must make a reservation before travelling.
Children from 4 to 11 travel for free. As a rail pass will still be issued for them, please make sure you include them in your booking. For guaranteed seats on board high speed and night trains, please remember to book a seat for you and your children.
How to use a rail pass?
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.
Most rail passes include discounts and bonuses. Save money and make the most of your trip with your rail pass.
When available you will get hotel discounts, free entrance to museums, discounted boat trips and more.
Get a free travel pack when you book a Eurail Pass from Rail Europe. The travel package contains a user guide and a detailed map of the European railway network.
Benefits by country available with a Eurail Pass:
Interactive Rail Map
Use our interactive travel map to plan your trip and view the rail network of each country covered by your rail pass.
Use your Eurail Global Pass to visit the countries below:
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Q. If I'm traveling through a country not included on Eurail Select Pass, can I add that country to the pass?A. Passes are only valid for travel in the countries covered by that particular pass. If you travel through a country not included on your pass, you'll need to purchase an additional ticket for that part of the trip. For example, if you travel from Germany to Italy through Austria, Austria is not a country on your Eurail Select Pass and will not be covered; you must purchase an additional ticket. If you have not purchased your pass please view our online maps to see if you will be travelling through a country you have not planned for.
- A. The best-selling Eurail Global Pass offers unlimited, 1st Class train travel in 24 European countries: Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Bulgarian Denmark, Finland, Czech Republic, Germany, Greece, France, Ireland, Italy, Hungary, Netherlands, Norway, Luxembourg, Romania, Slovenia, Portugal, Slovakia, Switzerland, Spain, Sweden and Turkey. Choices range from 15 consecutive days to 3 months of travel or 10 and 15 flexible days within a 2-month time period, plus money-saving Eurail Global Pass bonuses. The Eurail Select Pass provides unlimited train travel for the duration you select in your choice of any 3, 4 or 5 countries that border each other, as well as attractive bonuses. Select from Austria, Benelux (Belgium, Luxembourg, and the Netherlands), Bulgaria/Serbia/Montenegro, Croatia/Slovenia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Republic of Ireland, Italy, Norway, Portugal, Romania, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Turkey.
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Reviews & ratings Eurail Global Pass
Overall rating (77)
Overall appreciationExcellent 44% Very good 39% Average 12% Poor 3% Terrible 1%
- "Rail, the quickest city access" Paul k. 03/12/2016
Taking the train instead of air meant we arrived in the European city centres, saving cab fares and associated transfer costs. Eurail trains are very comfortable and I recommend travelling in first class as most cities have First Class Rail Lounges that you can take advantage of. Makes waiting and catching trains very relaxed. Value for money Convenience
- "Europe 2016" Heather s. 30/11/2016
This is the second time I have purchased a Eurail pass and found them to be very good value. It also meant I was able to travel first class which I would not do when paying each trip as I went. Whilst I believe I received extremely good value for money, the other aspect to this pass is that it is paid in advance of holiday and therefore when getting towards the end of the holiday when funds may be getting low, you can still travel as there is no cost involved in the fares. Value for money Convenience
- "Travelling with a Eurail pass" Phillip d. 19/10/2016
We have been doing it for 30 years, convenient and easy to use. I did a comparison for the trips we did this year, and the Eurail pass was probably cheaper (allowing for 1st class travel). Staff at the railway stations, almost without exception, are helpful, and language is never a problem, as long as you try to work with them. Value for money Convenience
- "Not really worth it" Sean m. 15/10/2016
Buses are cheaper and the pass is not as convenient as hopping on trains, as most require a reservation (which also cost more money). Value for money Convenience
- "Convenient yes, " Luigi Emanuele t. 20/09/2016
It was certainly convenient to be able to travel from Italy, through 8 countries to Norway on a 22 day Pass. There are two improvements that could be made however. Firstly, the Eurail App should include direct links to the participating train companies on specific legs, to enable online reservations for seats with that company direct from the App. Because I did not know which train company was responsible for particular legs, I mostly needed to attend a Station to make the reservation hours or a day in advance. Secondly, whilst the Eurail App was excellent in linking connecting legs of a long journey, many of the legs were separated by only minutes at the railway stations where a connection to another train was required. This allowed insufficient time to work out which platform the connecting train was leaving from. This could be rectified by a link from the App to the particular railway station to allow access to the Station timetable to determine which Platform to present to. Value for money Convenience
- "Paris-Brussels review" Kim n. 23/08/2016
overall a good trip, safe, easy and convenient. Value for money Convenience
- "First Europe trip" Lubna k. 20/01/2016
It has been the most memorable time of my / our life as we made a trip first time to Europe. The Euro rail was just perfect for our journey as we planned throughout 16 countries. Vey glad that we chose Eurail over flights. Value for money Convenience
- "fantastic value" Paul s. 12/01/2016
We used our rail passes all over Europe and visited 18 cities. it was convenient, and easy even with the language barrier. booking the train then the hotel was the way to go. Value for money Convenience
- "Europe travel" Joileen m. 18/12/2015
I found the Eurail Global Pass a great way to travel. It was very convenient and I didn't have any issues overall. The only negative is the fact it states that once the trip was completed the `pass folder` could be returned for a gift reward. I did this and have had no response. This is most disappointing. Value for money Convenience
- "Eurail Passes" Ramon c. 10/12/2015
The train travel is fine. The convoluted eurail pass and recommended train booking site (raileurope.com) is very average. You cannot book a train anytime less than a week. Very poor. So I never used this site. I eventually just boarded a train with no booking, and never had a problem. Reservation fees were also a joke in some cases. Value for money Convenience
- "Best Decision EVER !" Zebrina w. 20/11/2015
purchasing the eurail pass for our trip around Europe was the best decision we could have made ; it was so convenient and we saved so much money on our routes by having this pass. we had no issues at all with using it, definitely recommend this to anyone who is thinking of traveling via trains, ferries and buses in Europe. you cant go wrong. We hadnt pre-booked any tickets before hand and there were only a few instances where we werent able to get the tickets we were wanting and had to choose a different destination, perfect for those travelers who arent following a specific itinerary. Value for money Convenience
- "Great trip" Trevor b. 14/10/2015
Worked well. Sometimes a bit confusing about the need for seat reservations. Value for money Convenience
- "France, Italy, Austria" Stephen t. 02/09/2015
We used our rail pass everywhere! 120 trips in 80 days! Some were short trips from a central town e.g 4 days travelling to the Cinque Terra towns from La Spezia; others were long trips between cities or towns. We found good (sometimes great) accomodation close ( Value for money Convenience
- "Heaven is a Eurail Pass" John h. 17/08/2015
My third Eural trip in eighteen months. Last time I went by train from Milan to Narvik in Arctic Norway. This time bak and forth in Germany and Austria, then to Denmark, Norway and Sweden. Why do I love it (having been holidaying on Eurail for over thirty years? Luxury trains, speed, stations with far better facilities than airports, ability to change plans, follow something that suddenly excites interest, see countryside up close and often where no road goes. Highlight this time - the Oslo to Bergen six hours of mountains and snow, plunging fiords and waterfalls, all with a hot chocolate dispensing machine in the 1st class carriage! Value for money Convenience
- "Best way to travel" Stephen l. 15/07/2015
Travelling by train in Norway, then from Norway to Netherlands was the best way to travel if you have the time. It is worth the extra to have First Class and reservations. We travelled by day to see the countries. We definitely saved by having a Eurail Global Pass Value for money Convenience