With the euro being down in value compared to the dollar, now is the time to travel to Europe. Check out some popular rail passes that are down in price over 2014, making it even cheaper to travel to Europe this year.
Explore our guide of some of the best things to do in Basel, Switzerland. Also discover how to travel by train from Paris to Basel on the high-speed TGV Est train.
Rail Europe staff head out to explore the scenic Swiss Travel System in 72 hours in our latest TalesOnRail installment. Glacier Express, GoldenPass, & more!
Think you know the drill with hostels? Think again. These luxury European hostels will make you question everything you thought you knew about hostelling.
Learn more about Switzerland’s Jungfrau Railway. Get the inside scoop about this scenic line from its CEO, Urs Kessler.
Sometimes the best view of a city is from the water! From Parisian dinners to German castles, these are our picks for Europe’s top sightseeing river cruises
Learn more about the GoldenPass Line & Chocolate Train, two of Switzerland’s great scenic trains. Get the inside scoop about this scenic line from Georges Oberson, CEO of the GoldenPass MOB Line.
Learn more about the Glacier Express & Gornergrat Bahn, two of Switzerland’s great scenic trains. Get the inside scoop about this scenic line from Fernando Lehner, CEO of the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn & Gornergrat Bahn.
Learn more about the Bernina Express, one of many Swiss Scenic trains. Get the inside scoop about this scenic line from Hans Amacker, Director of RhB.
The best cities to visit in Switzerland can easily be reached with a Swiss Pass that covers trains, lake steamers and postal buses, while also providing access to over 470 museums
Today we set out for Chur on the Glacier Express, a panoramic masterpiece. We enjoyed stunning views & amazing food on-board. Arrived in Chur and were treated to a wonderful city tour.
Today we traveled in scenic style on the GoldenPass line from Lucerne to our final stop in Montreux with incredible sights and food along the way. What an experience!
My first day in Switzerland was pretty amazing. Ascending to the top of Mount Pilatus was the highlight, along with a city tour of Lucerne and some delicious Swiss cuisine.
Rail Europe’s own, Michele, will be participating in a Rail Europe Familiarization trip. Get to know Michele & travel along with her as she posts about her adventures in Europe.
Check out our tips for packing to enhance your European train journeys. And once on board the train, sit back, relax, and enjoy the beautiful sceneries that pass you by.