France Rail Pass

20% Off 1st Class France Rail Passes

Book now to explore more of warm, welcoming France with 20% off all First Class France Rail Passes. Hurry! Offer ends April 30, 2014.

France Rail Pass gives you extensive travel on the national rail network of France, with your choice of first or second class travel for 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 or 9 days of rail travel within a one-month period. You can also decide whether you’d prefer those travel days to be consecutive or non-consecutive.

At Rail Europe, we know you can only truly experience the wonders of a local culture by immersing yourself in it. That’s what a rail pass in France permits. You go to and from amazing city-centers like Paris and Cannes surrounded by like-minded adventurers and colorful, friendly locals. And touring France by train lets you avoid worrying about airline schedules, gas prices or hard to read road signs. Having a rail pass in France allows you to indulge in all the local flavors as much as the locals, in high-speed comfort and stress-free ease.

There’s simply no better way to experience the authentic stylish and fragrant France. Whether winding your way through fields of lavender, exploring the Alps, or satisfying your need to conquer by retracing Napoleon’s footsteps, France rail awaits. But why would you wait any longer?

Fine Print

Offer is subject to change or extension without notice. Offer is valid for bookings made between April 8, 2014 through 5:00 pm ET on April 30, 2014. No adjustments can be made on previous purchases.

Here's what you get:

  • This pass gives you unlimited travel on the national rail network of France.
  • Choice of 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 or 9 days within a one-month period.
  • Travel days may be used consecutively or non-consecutively.
  • The Easy Access passholder fare is available only to travelers using the France Rail Pass. Note, this fare has strict rules and may only be used with the France Rail Pass (fines will be issued on the train to non-France Rail Pass travelers).
  • Rail pass is valid on RER Line B between Paris Charles de Gaulle airport and Paris Nord Station: Prior to boarding RER, proceed to the SNCF-Transilien ticket counter in Roissy CDG and ask for a “contremarque” voucher.

 

 

Conditions of Use

  • Residents of Europe, Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia, or Turkey are not eligible to purchase or use this rail pass.
  • Rail passes must be activated within 6 months of purchase date at the rail station by a railway official.
  • The railway official will write the passport number on your rail pass.
  • When a saver pass is purchased all travelers in the party must be present when validating the rail pass.
  • Rail passes must be validated prior to boarding the first train or before using a passholder bonus.
  • The date of travel must be entered into the corresponding box on the rail pass by the traveler before boarding the first train of the day or when utilizing a passholder bonus.
  • Travelers must either carry a passport or U.S. Military I.D. in order to travel with this rail pass.
  • Rail passes are 85% refundable up to 1 year after the purchase date if the rail pass has not been validated or used.
  • Rail passes are non refundable if lost or stolen except as covered by Rail Protection Plan™.
  • Reservations and supplements are not included in the rail pass and are at an additional cost.
  • Prices are subject to change.
 

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