German Rail Pass Promotion

25% off German Rail Pass

Save 25% off the German Rail Pass when you travel with the rail pass and seat reservations together. 

Reservations aren’t just convenient, but with the German Rail Pass Promo they are required on all ICE, IC, EC, RJ, TGV, CNL, EN, DB trains and on IC bus services on routes in Germany. The German Rail Pass Promo requires you to travel with seat reservations on all trains. Valid for travel between July 1 - October 31, 2014.

So whether you’re interested in some Black Forest cake from its birthplace, or the nightlife of Berlin, this is the deal for you. Choose 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 or 10 days rail travel within one month’s time. You can even use your German Rail Pass for travel to Salzburg, Austria and Basel Bad, Switzerland. Remember these passes are non-refundable and non-exchangeable. It’s also important to note that seat reservations are required with the use of the German Rail Pass Promo, or you will face onboard fines.

Please note: Children under 6 years old travel free on trains in Germany when sharing an adult travelers accommodations.

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The Fine Print

Offer is subject to change or extension without notice. No other discounts (other than qualified free shipping) can be combined. 25% Off Discount is valid for travelers who book the German Rail Pass Promo on or before September 29, 2014. Only valid for travel from July 1 to October 31, 2014 and reservations are required on all ICE, IC, EC, RJ, TGV, CNL, EN, DB trains and on IC bus services on routes in Germany. All travel must be completed by 12:59pm October 31, 2014. The German Rail Pass Promotion is non-refundable or exchangeable.


Here's what you get:

  • This pass gives you unlimited travel on the national rail network of Germany.
  • 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 or 10 days rail travel within one month’s time, consecutively or not.
  • Rail Pass is valid to Salzburg (Austria) and Basel Bad (Switzerland), and free or discounted travel on certain Europabuses and steamers. 

Conditions of Use

  • Residents of Europe, the Russian Federation and Turkey are not eligible to purchase or use this rail pass.
  • Rail passes must be activated within 6 months of purchase date at the train station by a railway official.
  • The railway official will write the passport number on your rail pass.
  • The German Rail Pass is not valid for travel on DB Autozug (trains transporting cars), chartered trains, private steam trains, narrow-gauge railways and museum railways.
  • When a twin 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.
  • The German Rail Pass Promotion is non refundable or exchangeable.
  • Rail passes are non refundable if lost or stolen except as covered by Rail Protection Plan™.
  • Prices are subject to change.