Destinations

Italy Portugal Spain France Belgium the Netherlands Luxembourg Serbia Ireland Switzerland Turkey Greece Finland Sweden Norway Denmark Poland Bulgaria Romania Slovakia the Czech Republic Montenegro Hungary Austria Slovenia Croatia Germany

Europe

Europe
Travel multiple countries and find a whole different language, culture and landscape!

Austria

Railway in the Austrian Alps

Capital: Vienna

Population: 8.4 million

Language: German

Currency: Euro (EUR)

Dialling code: +43

Enjoy "The Sound of Music"-like views from the train window.

Belgium

Futuristic Liege-Guillemins railway station

Capital: Brussels

Population: 11 million

Language: Flemish, French, German

Currency: Euro (EUR)

Dialling code: +32

Take advantage of Belgium's fast, efficient train network.

Bulgaria

Balkan Mountains, Bulgaria

Capital: Sofia

Population: 7.3 million

Language: Bulgarian

Currency: Lev (BGN)

Dialling code: +359

Admire views of Bulgaria's conifers, deciduous forest and open fields.

Croatia

View of Split

Capital: Zagreb

Population: 4.2 million

Language: Croatian

Currency: Kuna (HRK)

Dialling code: +385

Take the train south to Split to enjoy Croatia's stunning coast and islands.

the Czech Republic

View of Prague Castle

Capital: Prague

Population: 10.5 million

Language: Czech

Currency: Czech koruna (CZK)

Dialling code: +420

Hop off the train at some of the charming towns in the Czech Republic.

Finland

Bridge across Torne River between  Finland and Sweden

Capital: Helsinki

Population: 5.4 million

Language: Finnish

Currency: Euro (EUR)

Dialling code: +358

Head up north by train for views of Finland's great wilderness & glistening lakes.

Italy

Landscape in Garfagnana, Lucca

Capital: Rome

Population: 59.6 million

Language: Italian

Currency: Euro (EUR)

Dialling code: +39

Take a train ride though Tuscany's rolling hills for unforgettable views!

the Netherlands

Dutch tulip field

Capital: Amsterdam

Population: 16.8 million

Language: Dutch

Currency: Euro (EUR)

Dialling code: +31

Play "spot the windmill" as you travel by train through the Dutch countryside!

Norway

View from a train in Norwegian mountains

Capital: Oslo

Population: 5 million

Language: Norwegian

Currency: Norwegian krone (NOK)

Dialling code: +47

For top views of Norway's mezmerizing scenery hop on board the train!

Poland

View of Giewont mountain

Capital: Warsaw

Population: 38.2 million

Language: Polish

Currency: Zloty (PLN)

Dialling code: +48

Gaze out the train window at Poland's farmland and pretty cottages.

Montenegro

Railway across Lake Skadar

Capital: Podgorica

Population: 625,000

Language: Montenegrin

Currency: Euro (EUR)

Dialling code: +382

The views from the train look like something out of "Lord of the Rings"!

Germany

Vineyards and forest along the Mosel river in Germany

Capital: Berlin

Population: 80 million

Language: German

Currency: Euro (EUR)

Dialling code: +49

Take a scenic train ride through Germany's beautiful Black Forest.

Portugal

Train on railway viaduct in Douro Valley

Capital: Lisbon

Population: 10.5 million

Language: Portuguese

Currency: Euro (EUR)

Dialling code: +351

Take in views of Portuguese vineyards, the Douro River & charming villages.

Romania

Bucegi mountains

Capital: Bucharest

Population: 20.1 million

Language: Romanian

Currency: Romanian leu (RON)

Dialling code: +40

Catch sight of Romania's impressive Bucegi Mountains from the train window.

Serbia

Train near Mokra Gora

Capital: Belgrade

Population: 7.2 million

Language: Serbian

Currency: Serbian dinar (RSD)

Dialling code: +381

Take the train to southern Serbia - you're in for a scenic treat!

Slovakia

Train in Vysoke Tatry

Capital: Bratislava

Population: 5.4 million

Language: Slovak

Currency: Euro (EUR)

Dialling code: +421

Enjoy the beautiful train ride to Slovakia's Tatra mountains.

Slovenia

Scenic view of Slovenia mountains

Capital: Ljubljana

Population: 2 million

Language: Slovene

Currency: Slovene

Dialling code: +386

Sit by the window for a showcase of Slovenia's glorious scenery!

Spain

High-speed trains AVE in Madrid

Capital: Madrid

Population: 47.2 million

Language: Spanish

Currency: Euro (EUR)

Dialling code: +34

Travel between Spain's main cities onboard comfortable high-speed trains.

Sweden

Northern lights in Swedish Lapland

Capital: Stockholm

Population: 9.5 million

Language: Swedish

Currency: Swedish krona (SEK)

Dialling code: +46

Take the train north to Swedish Lapland for the Northern Lights & ice fishing!

Switzerland

Scenic view from Jungfrau Bahn

Capital: Bern

Population: 8 million

Language: German, French, Italian

Currency: Swiss franc (CHF)

Dialling code: +41

The Swiss Alps, turquoise lakes & charming Swiss cabins - all on one train ride!

Turkey

Trains at Haydarpasa Station

Capital: Ankara

Population: 75.6 million

Language: Turkish

Currency: Turkish lira (TRY)

Dialling code: +90

The Turkish train network connects all corners of this fascinating country.

Ireland

Green mountain landscape Inishowen

Capital: Dublin, Belfast

Population: 4.6 million, 1.9 million

Language: English, Irish

Currency: Euro (EUR), British Pound (GBP)

Dialling code: +353, +44

Admire the "Emerald Isle's" lush green countryside from the comfort of your seat.

Hungary

Beautiful vineyard in Badacsony

Capital: Budapest

Population: 10 million

Language: Hungarian

Currency: Forint (HUF)

Dialling code: +36

Snap some pictures from the train window of Hungary's farmland & quaint villages.

Luxembourg

Scenic view of Luxembourg

Capital: Luxembourg City

Population: 540,000

Language: French, German, Luxembourgish

Currency: Euro (EUR)

Dialling code: +352

Snap some shots from the train of the rolling hills of Luxembourg's Ardennes.

Denmark

Country field in Denmark

Capital: Copenhagen

Population: 5.6 million

Language: Danish

Currency: Danish krone (DKK)

Dialling code: +45

Take a relaxing train ride through Denmark's pretty countryside.

France

Railtrack, Villefranche sur mer

Capital: Paris

Population: 65 million

Language: French

Currency: Euro (EUR)

Dialling code: +33

The train runs alongside France's Côte d'Azur coastline - the views are breathtaking!

Greece

Nestos river at Thrace

Capital: Athens

Population: 10.8 million

Language: Greek

Currency: Euro (EUR)

Dialling code: +30

The rugged mountains of Greece are in full view from the train window.

Top 5 events this summer

 
Palio di Siena

Palio di Siena

July 2 - August 16, 2015

Twice a year the madness of this horserace, which dates back to the Middle Ages, takes to the city’s main piazza. Expect eating, drinking and partying with the locals!

The Piazza del Campo is a short walk from Piazza Indipendenza bus stop.

Oktoberfest, Munich

Oktoberfest

September 19 - October 4, 2015

In October, Munich transforms into the beer capital of the world. Nearly 1.6 million gallons (7 million liters) or Germany’s finest brews are served each year. Enjoy your beer in large halls with the locals. And don't miss the traditional food like sauerkraut and wurst (sausages) to fill your stomach.

The beer halls can be reached best by S-Bahn (tram) or U-Bahn (metro).

A maypole

Midsummer Festival

June 19 - June 20, 2015

When the Swedes celebrate summer, they really celebrate summer. Two and a half days of music, maypoles and mayhem as Sweden praises the always-too-short, best season of the year.

Midsummer parties take place all across Sweden.

Bastille Day, Paris

Bastille Day

July 14 - July 15, 2015

The national celebration (La Fête Nationale) of the French Revolution and France’s eventual independence begins in the evening of the 14th. Just before nightfall, an impressive military parade along the Champs-Elysées gets the festivities started. That’s followed by an elaborate dance party and a spectacular fireworks show. Celebrations continue on through the 15th.

The Champs-Elysées can easily be reached by metro.

Tomatina, Buñol

Tomatina

August 26 - August 27, 2015

The Spanish try not to take themselves too seriously and this festival demonstrates this perfectly. The culmination of crazy people (both Spanish and tourists) plus unlimited supplies of tomatoes is basically all that is needed to make Tomatina a splattering success!

Take a bus from the center of Valencia to Buñol.

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