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Rail Europe Offers Free Swisscom WiFi and Luggage Service with the Purchase of First Class 8 Days Swiss Pass Summer Promotion

~ Rail Europe Offers Free Swisscom WiFi and Luggage Service with the Purchase of First Class 8 Days Swiss Pass Summer Promotion ~

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 13, 2013 – Rail Europe Inc., (the largest distributor of European rail products in North America), in partnership with Switzerland Tourism and The Swiss Travel System will offer free Fast Baggage Service and free Swisscom 8 days WiFi Pocket Connect device per booking of the First Class 8 Days Swiss Pass Summer Promotion* from June 13 through July 30, 2013.

Travelers who purchase the First Class 8 Days Swiss Pass Summer Promotion will receive a free one-way Fast Baggage voucher good for one bag per person, as well as a free Swisscom WiFi Pocket Connect device, one per booking, good for 8 days in Switzerland.

Fast Baggage service provides same-day luggage delivery within Switzerland between 46 cities and holiday destinations. In addition to a luggage-free ride, travelers will have access to free mobile internet anywhere within Switzerland through the Swisscom Pocket Connect which will never include roaming or WiFi charges.

Travelers who purchase the First Class 8 Days Swiss Pass Summer Promotion will also be able to enjoy unlimited travel on the Swiss Travel System including trains with scenic routes such as the Glacier Express, Golden Pass Line or Wilhelm Tell Express, public transportation in 41 Swiss cities, a 50% price reduction off most mountain railways, and free admission to more than 400 museums in Switzerland. Children under the age of 16 traveling with a parent can travel for free with request of a Swiss Family Card, free of charge at the time of purchase.

Prices begin at $679 USD** for the First Class 8 Days Swiss Pass Summer Promotion. All bookings can be made by visiting Rail Europe’s website at RailEurope.com or by calling Rail Europe’s Contact Center.

Also notable for 2013 is the opening of the Bond World 007 exhibit celebrating the making of the Bond movie On Her Majesty’s Secret Service at the Schilthorn mountain top. Consider purchasing the Schilthorn/Piz Gloria Mountain Top excursion to enjoy while traveling with your First Class 8 Days Swiss Pass Summer Promotion. Available through Rail Europe.

*Offer is subject to change or extension without notice. No other discounts (other than qualified free shipping) can be combined. Valid for bookings made from June 13 through 5:59 PM ET on July 30, 2013.

The Fast Baggage voucher is good for one bag per person equal to the number of travelers in the booking of the corresponding First Class 8 Days Swiss Pass Summer Promotion. The free Fast Baggage offer is valid with the presentation of the Fast Baggage voucher. The Fast Baggage voucher must be used by December 31, 2013. Offer is not valid for children traveling for free with the free Swiss Family Card. The Swisscom Pocket Connect device offer is good for one device per booking. The free Swisscom Pocket Connect device is valid with the presentation of the Swisscom Pocket Connect voucher and the First Class 8 Days Swiss Pass Summer Promotion purchased from Rail Europe or a Rail Europe, Inc. affiliated agency in North America from June 13 to July 30, 2013 (as mentioned above). Once the voucher has been exchanged the Pocket Connect device is valid for 8 days use. Swisscom Pocket Connect is limited to the first 500 bookings to redeem their voucher and requires a one-time deposit of 129 Swiss Francs to be refunded once the device is returned. Additional rental days for the Pocket Connect are available at an extra 4 Swiss Francs per day. The Swisscom Pocket Connect must be used by December 31, 2013.

**Prices are subject to change.

 

MEDIA CONTACT:

Melanie Albaric
Marketing & Communications Manager
Rail Europe Inc. 
malbaric@raileurope.com
Phone: 914-989-3385

Jennifer Mestayer
SAS Media Relations
Zeno Group
212-299-8953
jennifer.mestayer@zenogroup.com
 

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