Eurail France-Germany Pass

Travel Bonuses for Eurail France-Germany Pass

Please be sure to note that any bonus that is free will use a travel day on your rail pass. Discounted bonuses will not require the use of a travel day, but do require a valid rail pass. And all bonuses are handled locally and are subject to change.

Travel Bonuses in France

Bonus

Trains

  • Discount on first and second class tickets on the high-speed Eurostar train link between Paris, Lille and Calais to London and Ashford via the Channel Tunnel.
  • Discount on first and second class tickets on the Thello Night Train if your pass is valid in France and/or Italy for travel between Paris and Milan.  Purchasing this fare will not use a day on your pass.
  • Discount on first and second class tickets on the Thello Day Trains if your pass is valid in France and/or Italy on the following routes; Marseille/Nice and Genova/Milan (including all intermediary stops). Purchasing this fare will not use a day on your pass.

Ferries and Cruises

  • 30% reduction on the standard foot passenger fares on ferry crossings from Cherbourg to Rosslare (Ireland - February to December) and Roscoff to Rosslare (Ireland - May to September) operated by Irish Ferries. Advance booking is recommended and reservations required. No daily sailings.

Buses

  • Free travel from Digne – St Auban/Veynes
  • Free travel from Oloron – Canfranc (Spain)
  • International IC Bus Connections: Reservations required. Reservations and/or tickets are an additional cost and can be purchased locally. Travelers with a Eurail Pass which is not valid for all the countries through which the bus travels need a reservation and a ticket for the portion not covered by the rail pass.
    • Strassbourg-Mannheim-Nürnberg-Prague

Museums and Attractions

  • Hard Rock Cafe Nice, 5 Promenade des Anglais and Paris, 14 Boulevard Montmartre. Receive a free gift in the Rock Shop with every purchase over € 25.

Travel Bonuses in Germany

Germany

Private and Regional Rail Roads

  • Free travel on the S-Bahn trains (local railways) that operate in the major German cities. The only exception is Berlin, where the Eurail Pass is only valid on the S-Bahn tracks that connect the DB railway stations of Berlin.
  • 10% reduction on the mountain railroad Garmisch Partenkirchen - Grainau - Zugspitzplatt and on some cable cars in the summit area.
  • Reduced fare on the Berlin Night Express Train from Berlin-Malmö which includes the ferry crossing from Sassnitz-Trelleborg. Reservation are required and are an additional cost.

Ferries and Cruises

  • 20% discount on boats operated by the 'KD German Rhine Line' making regular runs on the river Rhine between Köln and Mainz and on the river Mosel between Koblenz and Cochem (except on boats making cruises of several days between Basel and Rotterdam or vice versa, or between Trier and Koblenz or vice versa). An extra charge is applicable for the use of hydrofoils.
  • 50% reduction on boats on Lake Constance operated by BSB, SBS and ÖBB (from May to October).
  • 30% discount is offered on the official fares on the ferry crossing from Travemünde-Helsinki operated by Finnlines. Port tax and meals are an additional cost and are paid locally.
  • 20% discount is offered on the offical fares on the ferry crossing from Travemünde - Malmo operated by Finnlines. Port tax and meals are an additional cost and are paid locally.
  • Various reductions on boat trips on the river Danube between Passau and Linz (Austria) or vice versa operated by Wurm & Köck.

Buses

  • A 20% discount on the Europabus route EB 190/190A Romantische Strasse (May to October), Romantic Road, (Frankfurt am Main-Rothenburg ob der Tauber-Augsburg-Munich/Fussen). It is strongly recommended to reserve seats in advance by either sending an email to incoming@touring-travel.de or contacting Touring Tours & Travel by  Phone: +49 69 719126 261; Fax: +49 69 719126 156.
  • International IC Bus Connections: Reservations required. Travelers with a Eurail Pass which is not valid for all the countries through which the bus travels need a reservation and a ticket for the portion not covered by the rail pass. Reservations and/or tickets are an additional cost and can be purchased locally.
    • Berlin-Copenhagen/Wroclaw/Krakow/Szczecin
    • Dusseldorf-Roermond-Brussels
    • Dusseldorf-Eindhoven-Antwerp-London
    • Munich-Ljubljana-Zagreb
    • Strasbourg-Mannheim-Nurembourg-Prague
    • Munich-Prague
    • Frankfurt-Hahn-Trier-Luxembourg
    • Munich-Zurich
    • Munich-Vinkovci

Hotels

  • 10% discount on Meininger hotels at the following locations: Berlin, Munich, Cologne, Frankfurt, and Hamburg,.
  • 10% discount on the daily rate at  A&O hotels and hostels in Berlin, Hamburg, Munich and other German cities.

Attractions

  • Hard Rock Cafe: Berlin, Kurfürstendamm 224, Cologne, Gürzenichstr. 8, Munich, Platzl 1: A complimentary Hot Fudge Sundae with any maincourse ordered in the Restaurant or a free gift in the Rock Shop with every purchase over € 25.

Bonuses for all of Europe

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