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European Rail Pass Options Explained

With so many rail passes to choose from it can get confusing when you're not sure what you need for your trip. We've tried to simplify things a little by showing you your options based on where you live and what type of trip you're planning.

European Rail Pass Choices Table

Your Journey Non-European Resident info European Resident info

All of Europe

Eurail Global Pass
explore 28 countries
Interrail Global Pass


4 adjoining countries
Eurail Select Pass

Austria - Switzerland (Eurail)
Austria - Czech Republic (Eurail)
Austria - Hungary (Eurail)
Benelux - France (Eurail)
Austria - Slovenia - Croatia (Eurail)
France - Italy (Eurail)
France - Spain (Eurail)
France - Switzerland (Eurail)
France - Germany (Eurail)
Germany - Benelux (Eurail)
Germany - Denmark (Eurail)
Germany - Switzerland (Eurail)
Germany - Austria (Eurail)
Greece - Italy (Eurail)
Hungary - Slovenia - Croatia (Eurail)
Romania - Hungary (Eurail)
Spain - Portugal (Eurail)

European East Pass
Interrail Global Pass

One Country

Czech Republic

Prague Excursion Pass
Interrail Single Country Pass

The UK

Brit Rail Pass
Point to Point Tickets
Tickets for individual journeys
Point to Point Tickets
Tickets for individual journeys

European & UK Residents

You can buy the listed passes if you live in the UK or anywhere else in Europe, you can also purchase them if you don't permanently live in these countries buy you can prove that you have lived there for at least the last 6 months.

Non-European Residents

You can buy the listed passes if you're not a resident of Europe, UK, the Russian Federation or Turkey. You will need to carry your passport to use Eurail products to prove eligibility.

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