Renfe Spain Pass

Frequently Asked Questions about Renfe Spain Pass

  • Do I need to make seat reservations to travel with the Renfe Spain Pass?

    Yes, reservations are mandatory for each train journey taken with the Renfe Spain Pass.

  • How do I make reservations?
    Rail Europe can book seat reservations for you or reservations can be made at a train station in Spain.  
  • Can I cancel a reservation?

    Yes, a reservation can be canceled at a train station in Spain up to 15 minutes before the train is scheduled to leave the station. Once a reservation is canceled, the canceled segment is restored to the pass for future use.

  • What if I board a train without a reservation?
    If you board a train without a previously issued reservation, you are considered to be traveling without a train ticket and will be charged the established ticket price.
  • What is a travel segment?
    Renfe considers a travel segment to be any time you get on and then get off a train regardless of length of the journey.
  • Can I use this pass to travel on an overnight train?
    No, the Renfe Spain Pass is not valid on overnight trains.

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