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Rail Europe Inc. Debuts Discounted Rates on BritRail Passes

~Save 20% on BritRail Pass and BritRail England Pass ~

White Plains, N.Y., September 2, 2010– Rail Europe Inc., the largest distributor of European rail products in North America, unveils the BritRail Low Season Pass promotion, offering savings on train travel in Great Britain. Beginning September 1, travelers who purchase the BritRail Pass or BritRail England Pass will receive savings of an average of 20% on regular pass fares. The BritRail Pass and the BritRail England Pass, which normally start at $289* USD and $229* USD per adult, will be available at rates of $235* and $189* respectively. This offer is valid in both first and standard class and will last through December 31, 2010. Travel must take place between November 1, 2010 and February 28, 2011.

The BritRail Pass provides unlimited travel on the national rail networks of Great Britain (England, Scotland & Wales) and includes rail transportation from Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted airports to London city center. Travelers may choose a consecutive or flexi pass.

The BritRail England Pass offers unlimited travel throughout England and allows travelers to choose between a consecutive or flexi pass.

For extra savings and added value to travelers planning on visiting England, the BritRail Low Season Pass promotion can be combined with Rail Europe’s Tour England 15% Off and 100% Relaxed promotion, which offers travelers 15 percent off two popular tours: “Total London Experience,” now $116 USD per adult, and “Windsor, Bath and Stonehenge,” now $98 USD per adult. Each expertly guided tour provides travelers with transportation aboard a luxury air-conditioned touring coach, a traditional English pub lunch, plus entrance fees to top attractions. The Tour England 15% Off and 100% Relaxed promotion is available for purchase from August 12 through October 28, 2010. Travel must take place from August 12 through March 31, 2011.

All of Rail Europe’s promotions are available to residents of the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. For more information on our offers or to make a reservation, visit or call 1-888-382-7245.

* Prices are subject to change

Rail Europe Inc. is the largest distributor of European rail products in North America. Rail Europe represents more than 35 railroads and provides train travel in most European countries, offering the widest range of passes and point-to-point rail tickets. An essential part of the vacation planning process, the company’s Web site offers a user-friendly booking engine, online rail pass finder, virtual tours, interactive maps and much more. Rail Europe provides a worry-free, cost and time-effective experience by letting customers purchase tickets and plan travel details in advance. Rail Europe encourages travelers to make train travel a part of their European travel experience.

For more information or to book a trip with Rail Europe, visit Trips can also be reserved by consulting with a travel agent or calling 1-888-382-7245 (U.S.). To book rail for groups of 10 or more, please contact the Group Department.

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Media Contact:
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Lou Hammond & Associates

Samina Sabir
Public Relations Manager
Rail Europe Inc.
Phone: 914-989-3385