Summer heats up ! Enjoy savings of $100 on bookings of $1,100 or more when you use promo code 15SUMMER19 at checkout. This limited-time offer ends June 25, 2019.
See conditions

Central Europe Triangle Pass

Enjoy one of two itineraries including Budapest, Prague, Salzburg, and Vienna by train with this rail pass

  • Choose one of two itineraries"Travel from Vienna - Prague - Budapest - Vienna or Vienna - Prague - Salzburg - Vienna"
  • Issued as a paper document
  • Offered in 2nd class only
  • Children under 4 travel free when sharing paying adults accommodation
  • Flexible : choose where you want to go, and when

WHO

WHAT


Overview

Experience 3 of the most popular cities in central Europe as you enjoy 3 one-way trips, with 2 itineraries to choose from.

The Central Europe Triangle Pass offers 3 one-way rail trips in 2nd class between the most popular cities in central Europe. Choose one-way rail travel to Vienna/Budapest/ Prague OR Vienna/Prague/Salzburg. Once you select your cities, you’re free to start in the city of your choice and travel in any direction. You have one month to complete your rail travel, setting your own pace, schedule and itinerary.

You’ll have maximum flexibility and options, while exploring three of your new, favorite places. With either route you choose, Vienna is on the list, no doubt in part due to its 100 museums. Many visitors choose to go from Vienna to Prague, ever more famous for its cosmopolitan attitude and high-flying nightlife. Vienna to Budapest offers different delights, like the chance to recuperate from ‘whatever’ in a city famous for its health and thermal spas. And Salzburg ? A perennial classic beauty, even without Mozart. The point is, you decide.

This pass is everything travel should be : dream-inducing, fulfilling, and all about you. It relieves you from waiting in long lines at local transit hubs, from trying to navigate the language, or fumbling for currency when you would least want to. The Central Europe Triangle Pass. Come on, isn’t it time you wandered instead of wondered ?


Winter view of Salzburg.

How does it work?

Rail Passes in 3 steps

1. Pick the right rail pass

Pick the right rail pass

Rail passes can be booked for travel in one specific country or you can choose one of a few pre-selected country/region combinations. Extensive travel plans? Try the Eurail Global Pass offering train travel in 31 different countries - including Great Britain.
Once you've selected your pass, its price will depend on the class of service selected, passenger type, and the number of rail travel days.

Use our Pass Finder

2. Reserve your seats

Reserve your seats

Traveling on local and regional trains provides you with an opportunity to freely explore. It’s easy to get on a train with your rail pass and find an open seat to enjoy the journey in. Seat reservations are required on many high speed, overnight, scenic, and international trains. It’s always a good idea to research the journey you are interested in and check for any specific seat reservation requirements.

Book Seat Reservations

3. Activate and travel

Activate and travel

Your rail pass requires that you activate it by getting it stamped at the ticket window at the departure station on the day of your first train journey. Once activated, you are all set and ready to explore.

Common Questions

Rail pass benefits

More than just trains

And the Central Europe Triangle Pass is packed with bonuses to make your trip even more enjoyable. You'll get discounts on buses and trains or hotels or cruises or ferries or museums or activities, and more.
With the Central Europe Triangle Pass, the benefits like the connections it provides - are everywhere. Whether you are an adventurous traveler or avid planner, the Central Europe Triangle Pass is your pass to freedom and an unforgettable journey of discovery.

  •  Main discounts and bonuses in Central Europe Triangle Pass


Travel forum

From our travel community

Central europe pass destinations I purchase the Central Europe Triangle pass, can I travel from Vienna to Salzburg and back, and then from Vienna to Prague? This would all occur within a week. Also, does this allow me to use other local transportation methods such as bus and (...)

Tony Sigeti | 2019/06/12 | 0 Comments
Can central europe triangle pass cover prague to vienna and vienna to budapest? Can I use the Central Europe triangle pass to go from Prague to Vienna and then Vienna to Budapest?

Matt Sonnenblick | 2018/04/25 complete | 2 Comments
With the triangle pass, can i use it to go from budapest-prague, prague-vienna, & then vienna-budapest? Can I Start in Budapest with the Triangle Pass and go: Budapest-Prague, then Prague-Vienna, then Vienna-Budapest?

David McNees | 2017/07/15 complete | 2 Comments
Does a rail pass cover subways and buses in european cities? public transportation questions Does the Eurail Global pass cover public transportation in cities? Like the local subways, trains or buses.

Krista | 2012/03/15 complete | 122 Comments
Country of residence Is country of residence asking my citizenship country or the country I'm living currently?? Thank you

Kye Ryeong Kim | 2012/06/17 complete | 62 Comments

Read all

Related products

You may also be interested in

FAQ

Common Questions, Simple Answers

  • Q. Are there discounts on train tickets ?

  • Q. I just placed a booking and realized I made a mistake. How can I make changes ?

  • Q. Can I use more than one credit card to pay for my booking ?

  • Q. How much luggage can I take on an overnight train ?

  • Q. What do I do with my luggage ?

  • Q. What ways can a train ticket be issued ? Paper ? e tickets ?

  • Q. Can I customize my group trip (meals on board, train station transfers) ?

  • Q. If I bought my rail pass from another company, can I still book my seat reservations through Rail Europe ?

  • Q. How can I book an itinerary with multiple cities ?

  • Q. Why does my train ticket say “coach” if I bought a ticket in the First class or Premier Category ?

Browse our FAQs

0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 ...


raileurope protection plan
We've got you covered, add Rail Europe's Rail Protection Plan to your booking. We offer an exclusive Rail Protection Plan™ that gives you the flexibility to change your train ticket, rail pass, reservation and select activities with no questions asked. You'll also be protected in the event of a railroad strike for train tickets, and in the case of loss or theft of paper tickets, rail passes, city passes or tours.

Learn more