Types of Trains
There are wide variety of trains are available for travel throughout Europe. Whether you are travelling a short distance on a local train, flying through the beautiful countryside at 200 mph 322 km/h on a high speed train, enjoying breath-taking vistas on a scenic train, or taking an overnight 'hotel-on-wheels', you will experience the very best in efficiency and comfort, and the freedom to enjoy a truly unique journey.
Offer a wide range of schedules and destinations, and several class of service options. Many Intercity and Express trains, as well as most high-speed trains require reservations be made in advance.
|Regional or Local Trains||Travel shorter distances and make frequest stops connecting smaller cities, towns, and villages within a country.|
Eurostar, Frecciargento, Frecciarossa, ICE, Italo, Railjet, RENFE, SJ High Speed, TGV, Thalys, Virgin
>> Up to 200 mph / 322 km/h
Bergen Railway, Flam Railway, and Rauma Railway in Norway; Switzerland's Bernina Express, Glacier Express, and Golden Pass Line
>> For spectacular views, take in the Alps and UNESCO World Heritage vistas
Allow you to cover long distances while saving time and money on hotels. Arrive the next day in the city centre rested and ready for sightseeing. Night trains can be found in France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and more.
|Popular night Trains|
Nightjet, EuroNight, Lusitania, Thello, Nice-Moscow, and Paris-Berlin-Moscow
>> Save time and money.
>> Arrive refreshed and ready to tour.
Vary by route but most include
>> Deluse Sleepers with 1 and 2 berth cabins, shower and toilet in cabin
>> Sleepers with 1, 2, and 3 berth cabins
>> Couchettes with 4 or 6 berth cabins
>> Reclining seats
>> Bar buffet car for light meals & drinks