When it comes to exploring some of the greatest countries, you really can’t go wrong with a trip around Europe. The continent boasts some of the most fascinating, diverse and beautiful places to see and best of all, it is incredibly easy to get around, if you know the right way to go about it. […]
Visiting the European microstates on Eurail
One of the great appeals of travelling in Europe with a Eurail pass is being able to visit so many countries in a short space of time. This is a particular novelty for North American and Australian visitors, where it takes days of non-stop ground travel to cross their respective countries. Many people travel with […]
Can I travel to Northern Ireland with a Eurail Pass?
The Eurail Global pass covers 22 countries in Europe, including Ireland. Even though the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland are two separate political entities with two separate rail systems, the Eurail pass covers All Ireland. This means if you have a Eurail Global Pass or a multiple country pass which includes the Republic of […]
Can I travel to Great Britain with a Eurail Pass?
One of the most common questions about a Eurail pass is “Can I travel to Britain on a Eurail Pass?”, which the answer is no. [Great Britain – not on the Eurail map] Travel with a rail pass in Great Britain (which Includes England, Scotland and Wales) can be done with a separate pass, the […]
Can I travel to Liechtenstein on a Eurail Pass?
Liechtenstein, like fellow Microstate Monaco, is not listed on the Eurail list of countries. The tiny country of Liechtenstein does not have its own railway, but a railway line passes though the country, with trains operated by ÖBB (Austria’s national railway) stopping there. So yes, you can travel to Liechtenstein on a Eurail Pass. [Rail […]
Can I buy a Eurail Pass in Europe?
Eurail Passes are available for travel by non-European residents, but there is confusion as to whether buying Eurail Pass in Europe is possible. You can buy some Eurail Passes in Europe at major train stations that have a Eurail Aid Office. If you buy here though the prices are on average 20% higher compared to […]
Can I travel to Monaco on a Eurail Pass?
When you look at the Eurail Pass list of countries you may notice that Monaco is not included in the list. So can you visit Monaco on a Eurail Pass? Yes, you can. Monaco is a so small that its railway is served by France’s national railway SNCF. [Monaco Montecarlo Train Station] There is only […]