An Overview of Eurail Passes
EuroCheapo's Guide to European Rail Passes
About Eurail Passes

For decades, Eurail passes have been making train travel affordable for residents of countries outside Europe. With a Eurail pass, you can take as many train trips as you wish inside your restricted area (which can be all 18 countries or smaller group of countries) for as long as your pass is valid.

Tourists benefit from Eurail passes because they simplify the train travelling process and can lower your costs significantly.

Should you buy a Eurail pass?

It depends on your travel plans. If you intend to really hop around the continent, you could find huge savings. Conversely, if you plan to make just one or two trips between major cities, you might find point-to-point rail tickets to be cheaper.

For really moving around Europe, consider a consecutive-day Eurail pass. For long-distance trips on selected days, consider flexible travel passes. And for multiple trips within a country (or neighboring countries), consider national and regional passes (see list at bottom of page).

Where are Eurail passes valid?

Standard Eurail passes are valid in 21 countries: Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Romania, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland. Some versions of the pass extend into Bulgaria and Serbia & Montenegro (counted as one country).

Two types of Eurailpasses

Eurailpasses fall into two types: consecutive day passes and flexible travel passes.

Purchasing Information for Eurail Passes
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Our Guide to Eurail Passes
Eurail Pass Overview Eurail Pass Types
Choosing a rail pass
Rail pass types and what they cover
How the rail pass works once you've bought it
Choosing your train
Train types and what they mean
Overnight trains
Pass protection insurance

Eurail Pass Overview
Consecutive Day Passes
Flexible Travel Passes
Other Passes: Regional and National
Austria-Slovenia-Croatia Pass
Austria Railpass
Benelux Tourrail Pass
Britrail Pass
Czech FlexiPass
FinnRail Pass
France-Germany Pass
France-Italy Pass/Saverpass
France-Spain Pass/Saverpass
France-Switzerland Pass
Germany-Austria Pass
Germany-Benelux Pass
Germany-Denmark Pass
Germany-Switzerland Pass
Eurail Greece Pass
Greece-Italy Pass
Hungarian Flexipass
Hungary-Slovenia-Croatia Pass
Italian Trenitalia Pass
Norway Railpass
Portuguese Railpass
Romania-Hungary Pass
Romanian Railpass
ScanRail Pass
Spain-Portugal Pass
Spain Railpass


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