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Put the Pedal to the Metal with Rail Europe Inc.'s Exclusive Germany Rail 'N Drive Celebration Sale

~ Put the Pedal to the Metal with Rail Europe Inc.'s Exclusive Germany Rail 'N Drive Celebration Sale ~

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 3, 2011 – Travelers can go from zero to sixty five in no time with the Germany Rail ‘n Drive: Celebration Sale. In honor of the 125th anniversary of Carl Benz receiving the first patent for the gas powered car engine, Rail Europe, Hertz and SouthWest Germany (Baden-Württemberg) invite you to accelerate your booking of the German Rail ‘n Drive, Eurail Select Pass ‘n Drive or EurailDrive passes and save $65 (the value of one economy car rental day) by entering promo code CAR125*. This offer combines the best of both worlds-- car rental and train travel and offers travelers the opportunity to drive along Germany’s Autobahn as well as the freedom to relax and take in the scenic views by train. Bookings can be made by visiting Rail Europe’s Web site or calling Rail Europe’s contact center from May 3 through June 17, 2011. To make a booking or to get information on suggested Rail ’n Drive itineraries.

Rail ‘n Drive passes offer travelers a choice of consecutive or non-consecutive train travel combined with Hertz car rental. Pass holders can select from up to seven car categories with unlimited mileage. Prices start from $255USD*** for German Rail n Drive and from $594USD*** for the EurailDrive, depending on the number of travel days, car category and train pass selected.

This exclusive offer is applicable to residents of the U.S., Canada, and Mexico and the offer is valid within six months of purchase.

*One code per booking may be applied.
**Additional days are available for purchase. Normal car rental terms and conditions apply. Local Taxes are included.
***Prices are subject to change.

Media Contact:

Samina Sabir
Public Relations Manager
Rail Europe Inc. 
ssabir@raileurope.com
Phone: 914-989-3385

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Lou Hammond & Associates
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