If you are planning to do short distance travel, such as travel from one point to another within a country or if you only plan to visit one or two places then train tickets are cheaper than rail passes.
Trains in Europe are reliable, fast and comfortable. Purchasing individual train tickets is an ideal option for those wanting limited travel and who already know their exact destination prior to departure. There are a number of different options for individual train tickets depending on the destination or type of train you choose. Choose from Trenitalia, TGV, Eurostar, Eurail, AVE, Le Frecce and more and book your train tickets online at Train Pass Europe today.
High-speed trains offer the convenience of a quick, quiet ride in modern train cars, and gets you from place to place with maximum efficiency and comfort, they are often the best way to travel long distances. Europe has a wide network of high-speed services that only stop at major cities and take you quickly to your destination. These trains run on special tracks that keep them quiet, or have special suspension to keep them running smoothly on regular tracks. They can operate at a speed of up to 320kmh and usually run direct routes to major European cities. Many European high-speed trains are included in the Eurail passes. These trains offer more comfort and service than regional trains. For all of these trains listed below get the lowest prices by booking early and don’t wait until the last minute as cheaper seats sell the fastest!
Save precious travel time by moving from one destination to the next while you sleep. The night train is ideal to save on a night’s accommodation and allows you to travel stress-free. You will reach your destination rested and refreshed. Traveling by train at night can be a relaxing and comfortable, as well as a cost effective, way to get between several European countries. There’s a travel option for every wish and budget.
Regional trains are a truly great way to get around Europe. While they may not have all the speed and luxury of high-speed trains they are still a very comfortable way of travelling. They can take you everywhere – from the smallest villages to the continent’s bustling capital cities.
Benefits of travelling with regional trains are that you can discover the smaller destinations that can only be reached by regional train, meet the locals and get a glimpse into the culture of the country you are in. Regional trains are your ticket to discovering places you might otherwise never find!
Give thanks to the engineers who built Europe’s scenic train routes across Europe’s most difficult terrain, their work has translated into some of the world’s most picturesque journeys.
Europe abounds with picturesque routes that boast breath-taking scenery. Sit back and enjoy Europe’s landscape as it passes you by from the comfort of your seat. Take in views of the dynamic glaciers and alpine lakes with the Bernina Express or climb 650 metres vertically with a distance of 150 kilometres through some of the most spectacular scenery in Europe. Remember: get the lowest prices by booking early and don’t wait until the last minute as cheaper seats sell the fastest.