WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 15 /CNW/ -- Purchase a 6-, 8- or 10-day Eurail
Select Pass from Rail Europe between January 1 - March 31, 2008 and receive
one more day of travel for free. All Eurail pass categories (adult, saver and
youth) are included, as are all country combinations. Rail travel days may be
used non-consecutively within a 2-month period up to 6 months from the
purchase date -- which means this promotion can be used during peak summer
travel season, depending on purchase date.
The Eurail Select Pass is a "create-your-pass" product, allowing the
buyer to select 3, 4 or 5 European countries out of 23 possibilities(*). The
selected countries must be connected by rail or ferry.
2008 prices(*)(*) for the Eurail Select Pass start at $444 US/CAD for a 6-day
3-country pass (providing 7 travel days with this promotion), $527 US/CAD for
an 8-day 3-country pass (9 travel days) and $605 US/CAD for a 10-day pass (11
travel days); these lowest per person prices are for a Eurail Select Pass
Saver (when two or more traveling together). There are also less expensive
Youth versions for travelers under 26.
"We are quite pleased to offer this popular promotion to North American
travelers once again," said Frederic Langlois, President and CEO of Rail
Europe, the largest North American distributor of Eurail and other European
rail passes and tickets. "It's one of the many cost saving offers we extend
to travelers, along with special pass promotions and advance point-to-point
For more information or to book any of Rail Europe's wide range of
economical railpasses and point-to-point tickets on trains throughout Europe
and the U.K., consult a travel agent or log on to Rail Europe's web site,
www.raileurope.com or call Rail Europe at 1-888-382-7245 (U.S.) or
(*) The 23 countries from which 3, 4 or 5 can be selected include: Austria,
Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, France, Finland, Germany, Greece,
Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Montenegro, Norway, Netherlands,
Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland.
(*)(*) Prices are subject to change; check www.raileurope.com for the latest
For further information:
For further information: Beth DeMarte, Director of Marketing for Rail
Europe, +1-914-681-3266, firstname.lastname@example.org