What popular routes can I take with my Eurail Global Pass?

With a Eurail Global Pass you can go almost everywhere in Europe. Below is a list of the 20 most popular European train routes. This will give you an idea of some of the exciting countries and cities you can visit with the pass.

The travel times below are based on the fastest and the cheapest train option. The fastest option is usually with a high-speed train, which almost always requires an advance reservation. If you want to avoid reservations, you can go for the cheapest option and take regional trains. These trains give you a chance to see more of the countries you're traveling in, since they move slower and make frequent stops.

20 most popular Eurail routes

Click on a route to see more travel options. Click on a train for information about that train.

Route

Included?

Travel time

Train

Amsterdam - Paris

Yes

3hr 20min
8hr 20min

Thalys high-speed
Regional train

Amsterdam - Brussels

Yes

1hr 50min
2hr 40min

Thalys high-speed
Regional train

Paris - Rome

Yes

11hr 15min
20hr

TGV + Le Frecce
IC de Nuit night train + Regional train

Paris - London

Discounted

2hr 15min

Eurostar

Amsterdam - Berlin

Yes

6hr 20min

Regional train

Berlin - Prague

Yes

4hr 40min
5hr

Eurocity high-speed
EN Metropol night train

Prague - Vienna

Yes

4hr 25min
6hr 50min

Eurocity high-speed
EN Metropol night train

Vienna - Budapest

Yes

2hr 50min
4hr 15min

Railjet high-speed
Regional train

Vienna - Venice

Yes

7hr 25min
9hr 15min

EuroNight Austria-Italy
Regional train

Venice - Milan

Yes

2hr 25min
5hr 05min

Le Frecce high-speed
Regional train

Venice - Rome

Yes

3hr 05min
8hr

Le Frecce high-speed
Regional train

Rome - Florence

Yes

1hr 20min
3hr 20min

Le Frecce high-speed
Regional train

Rome - Milan

Yes

2hr 55min
9hr 10min

Le Frecce high-speed
Regional train

Paris - Barcelona

Yes

6hr 15min

TGV high-speed

Barcelona - Madrid

Yes

2hr 45min
8hr 55min

AVE high-speed

Paris - Geneva

Yes

3hr 05min
8hr 35min

TGV Lyria high-speed
Regional train

Munich - Salzburg

Yes

1hr 30min

Railjet high-speed

Madrid - Malaga

Yes

2hr 30min

AVE high-speed

Madrid - Granada

Yes

4hr 25min

Altaria high-speed

Barcelona - Gijón

Yes

9hr

AVE + Alvia

 

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