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Rail Europe Offers 20% off London-Paris/Brussels Train Travel

TORONTO, ON., March 4, 2015 – Clients can ride the high speed rails to see Big Ben and the Eiffel Tower at a discount this spring and summer. Rail Europe, Inc., the largest distributor of European rail products in North America, announces that travel agents can provide their clients a 20% discount on select Eurostar Standard Premier tickets now through March 24 for travel between March 2 and August 31, 2015* when booking through Rail Europe. Clients going to London and Paris can also take advantage of 10% off of The London Pass and The Paris Pass, which provide exclusive perks, including free admission to top attractions, local transportation, and more.

The high speed Eurostar train is the best way for clients to travel between London and Paris or Brussels, and to connect with rail services to over 100 destinations across Europe. Clients will enjoy city center to city center convenience, record-breaking travel times, and a choice of frequent departures, now at a discounted price when purchasing through Rail Europe.

Clients who choose to travel in Standard Premier will enjoy spacious seating and a complimentary light meal for a comfortable 2 hour and 15 minute journey between London and Paris, with prices starting from $121 USD and $136 CAD**, one way.

To enhance a London travel experience, agents can offer the booking of The London Pass® through Rail Europe, now at a 10% off discount. The London Pass includes:

  • A choice of 1, 2, 3, or 6 consecutive days
  • Free admission to over 60 London attractions, with many including VIP entry
  • Option to include a Visitor Oyster Card with The London Pass
  • Prices beginning at $77 and $97 CAD**

If traveling to Paris, book your client The Paris Pass through Rail Europe at a 10% discount and they will receive:

  • A choice of 2, 4 or 6-consecutive days
  • Priority admission and free access to more than 60 attractions, including Palace of Versailles
  • A 1 day hop-on hop-off bus tour
  • A Chateau Wine Tasting
  • Bateaux Parisiens River Cruise
  • Travel on select local forms of transportation
  • Prices beginning at $138 and 173 CAD***

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

*Eurostar Terms & Conditions:

Eurostar Standard Premier appears as “Comfort Class” on the Rail Europe website. Bookings of select Eurostar Standard Premier tickets made from February 24 through 5:00pm ET on March 24, 2015 will be eligible. Offer is subject to change or extension without notice. Group bookings of 10 or more travelers are excluded from this offer. No other Eurostar tickets discounts can be combined with the offer mentioned herein. No adjustments can be made on prior purchases. Eurostar Standard Premier tickets are non-refundable. Tickets can be exchanged with the payment of a fee. Valid for travel from March 2 through August 31, 2015, Monday to Thursday on trains departing between 8:30 am and 4:00 pm, and anytime from Friday through Sunday (local time). Blackout dates apply and include the following dates: March 11-12, 20- 22, 27-30, April 3-6, 10-12, 17-19, 24-26, May 1-4, 8-10, 14-17, 22-25, 29-31, July 3-6, 10-14,  17- 21, 24-27.

**Saving based on a Eurostar ticket between London and Paris. Prices are subject to availability

***The London Pass Terms & Conditions:

Offer is valid for bookings made from February 24 through 5:00pm ET on March 24, 2015. The London Pass® is valid for travel 6 months from the date of issue. No other discounts on The London Pass® can be combined with the offer mentioned herein. No adjustments can be made on prior purchases.

 ****Paris Pass Terms & Conditions:

Offer is valid for bookings made February 24 through 5:00pm ET on March 24, 2015. The Paris Pass is valid for travel 6 months from the date of issue. No other Paris Pass discounts can be combined with the offer mentioned herein. No adjustments can be made on prior purchases.

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