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Zip from Paris to Amsterdam and Beyond with Rail Europe's Summer Savings

~ Zip from Paris to Amsterdam and Beyond with Rail Europe's Summer Savings~

White Plains, N.Y., June 22, 2011 - This summer, Rail Europe Inc., the North American leader in European rail travel, ensures travelers get the most out of Paris, Brussels, Amsterdam and beyond aboard the Thalys high-speed “red train,” with its exclusive Get $25 off Thalys offer on 1st class Thalys high-speed rail tickets.

From June 22 through July 27, travelers can take advantage of a $25 savings on first-class Thalys rail tickets between Paris, Brussels, Amsterdam and beyond by using the promo code THALYS25*. In addition to substantial leg room, electrical outlets at their seats, complimentary newspapers and snacks, first-class Thalys passengers traveling to Paris Gare du Nord from Amsterdam can also book their taxi while still on the train. Prices for the Get $25 off Thalys promo begin at USD $123** and bookings can be made by visiting Rail Europe’s website or by calling Rail Europe’s contact center.

Thalys trains offer direct connections to 17 cities and with more than 50-round trips each day, allowing for fast and effortless travel. With rides from Paris to Amsterdam in just more than 3 hours, Amsterdam to Brussels in under 2 hours, and Paris to Brussels in just over an hour, passengers can sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride to their next destination.

*Offer is limited to the first 600 bookings while supplies last. One code per booking may be applied.   Offers subject to change or extension without notice.
**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
212-891-0215/0244 
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