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Rail Europe’s "Pass Finder" Helps You Buy the Right Rail Pass

White Plains, May 24, 2007 -- With all the different European rail passes available, how do you choose the right one? If you pick a pass that gives you more than you need, you’ve spent too much money, but buying "too small" a pass means you won’t be covered for all the train travel you’re planning.

To help guide you to the right choice, Rail Europe has just introduced an easy-to-use Pass Finder function on its website, [US] or [Canada].

The Pass Finder is located on the homepage. Simply enter the country or countries you’re planning on visiting, specifying the number of days you want to use the train and the number of days you’ll be in each country - and voilà, you will be presented with both first and second class options.

In addition to rail passes, Rail Europe also offers a wide range of point-to-point tickets for high-speed (such as Eurostar and Thalys), scenic and other trains. Passholders receive discounts on these special trains as well as other money-saving bonuses.

"With the Pass Finder, you don’t have to be a rail expert, or wait to speak to one of our reservation agents to get advice on which pass or combination of passes to buy," says Fabrice Morel, President and CEO of Rail Europe. "Several thousand travelers to Europe have already tried the Pass Finder, and they appreciate its simplicity, accuracy and ease of use."

Rail Europe is the largest North American distributor of European rail travel products, with the broadest selection of rail passes, rail tickets on high-speed, scenic, and regional trains operating in more than 30 countries.

For more information or to book travel for individual or groups (10 or more) , contact a travel agent or Rail Europe at or by calling an experienced Rail Europe reservation agent at 1-888-382-7245 (U.S.) or 1-800-361-7245 (Canada).