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Fall Into the new Season with Travel Deals from Rail Europe

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., September 22, 2015 – Rail Europe, Inc., the largest distributor of European rail products in North America, is offering great deals on their top rail pass products to celebrate the turn of season. Travelers can take advantage of smaller crowds and cooler temperatures, as well as lower rates on these popular rail passes:

  • France Rail Pass Savings: 20% off the France Rail Pass, now through November 2, 2015*. Travelers receive extensive travel on the national rail network of France - plus, children travel free.
  • Swiss Travel Pass Savings: 25% off first class Swiss Travel Pass e-passes and Swiss Transfer Tickets (also in e-pass format), now through November 17, 2015**. Travelers just need to use coupon code SWISS25 to receive the discount when booking either of these products. On top of extensive travel on the Swiss Travel System, travelers also have free access to more than 480 Swiss museums, free travel on public transport in 75 towns and cities, and up to 50% off mountain railways and cable cars.
  • Eurail Global and Select Pass Promotion: 20% off Eurail Global and Select Passes, now through December 31, 2015***. With over 25 different pass options and unlimited rail travel in up to 28 countries, Eurail makes flexible travel a reality.
  • Eurail Free Day Promotion: Travelers who purchase any Eurail Regional Pass or Eurail One Country Pass now through December 31, 2015 will receive 1 day of travel in addition to the validity purchased****.

Now is a great time to plan a last-minute fall getaway; or for early birds, a great way to find a steal for your winter holiday. Whether travelers are going solo or with their family, to ski slopes or warm shorelines, visiting multiple countries or thoroughly exploring only one, Rail Europe can take them to their destinations quickly, conveniently and affordably.

Bookings can be made by visiting Rail Europe’s website at raileurope.com or by calling Rail Europe’s contact center at 1.800.622.8600.

*Bookings of a France Rail Pass made from September 22, 2015 through 5:00pm ET on November 2, 2015 will be eligible for the 20% off discount. Offer is available for first and second class Adult, Saver, Youth, and Senior Passes. Offer is limited to bookings made through the promotion’s end date of 5:00 pm ET on November 2, 2015. Offer is subject to change or extension without notice. No adjustments can be made on prior purchases. The France Rail Pass Promotion is non-refundable and non-exchangeable.

**The Swiss Travel Pass (e-pass) discount offer is valid on the 3, 4, 8, and 15 consecutive day pass for Adult & Youth traveling in first class. The Swiss Transfer Ticket (e-pass) discount offer is valid for Adult traveling in first class. From September 22 through 5:00pm ET on November 17, 2015, select a first class Swiss Travel Pass “e-pass”  or first class Swiss Transfer Ticket “e-pass” and enter coupon code SWISS25 during checkout on the delivery page to receive the 25% discount. The Swiss Travel Pass (e-pass) and the Swiss Transfer Ticket (e-pass) are pre-validated, therefore travelers are required to provide the first date of travel on the Swiss Travel Pass, and the first and last travel dates on the Swiss Transfer Ticket at the time of booking. One coupon code per booking may be applied. No other coupon code discounts can be combined. Offer is subject to change or extension without notice. No adjustments can be made on prior purchases.

*** Offer is subject to change or extension without notice. Valid for bookings of Eurail Global Pass Off Peak Promotion and Eurail Select Pass Off Peak Promotion made between September 22, 2015 and on or before 9:00am ET on December 31, 2015. Valid for travel from September 22, 2015 to by March 31, 2016. All travel must be completed by 11:59 pm local time on March 31, 2016.

**** Offer is valid for bookings made on or before 5:00pm ET on December 31, 2015. Offer is subject to change or extension without notice. No adjustments can be made on prior purchases. The extra free day is already included in the validity options listed on the pass booking page. In order for one or two children ages 4-11 to travel free with an adult using a Eurail Pass, the child pass or passes must be booked in conjunction with the adult rail pass.

MEDIA CONTACT:

Melanie Albaric
Marketing & Communications Manager
Rail Europe Inc. 
914-681-7232
malbaric@raileurope.com

Laura Zanzal
Senior Account Supervisor
Zeno Group for Rail Europe, Inc.
212-299-8955
laura.zanzal@zenogroup.com