TRAIN TICKET RETRIEVAL OPTIONS
Get tickets delivered at home for free, print train tickets yourself, or retrieve them at a French railway station or Boutique: choose the best train ticket retrieval method for you!
SELF-PRINT TRAIN Ticket OPTIONS
Book, print and off you go! Want your travel to be simple, fast and flexible? Print your tickets yourself. Depending on the carrier you are travelling with the name of your electronic ticket will be different.
E-tickets are available when you travel on the TGV, first class or 2nd class, or Intercités railway to France and throughout the country. Remember to print your train ticket (the e-ticket) before you leave home.
The Ticketless Thalys service is available for your travels on Thalys to and around Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium and France. Simply present either your Ticketless Thalys ticket on your mobile phone, your printed Ticketless Thalys ticket or your Thalys TheCard when boarding the train.
The print-at-home Ticket:
The print-at-home ticket service (Billet Imprimé) is available for travels on iDTGV trains as well as on certain TGV and Intercités trains in France.
Eurostar Print@Home tickets are available on all Eurostar routes to and from the United Kingdom. Please remember to print your Print@Home ticket before departure as you’ll need it to board the train.
The Ticketless Italo is available on all Italo train routes through Italy. All you need to do is print your confirmation email before departure and you're ready to go.
Free Home Delivery
You can get your tickets send to your home. Use our train ticket home delivery service and receive them by mail, free of charge. This free home delivery option is only available for bookings made at least 7 days prior to departure.
retrieval AT A FRENCH STATION
If you’re in France, you can pick up your tickets at an SNCF train station or SNCF boutique with the bank card used for payment.
retrieval IN A RAIL EUROPE BOUTIQUE
Retrieve your tickets at one of the five Rail Europe Boutiques located in Milan, Madrid, Cologne and Geneva. Please note: you’ll need the bank card you used for payment to pick up your tickets.
CHOOSE A TEMPORARY RESERVATION
Not sure about your travel dates, or hesitating between two ticket prices? You have options. Choose our free temporary reservation service, where we’ll hold your ticket for a limited time while you decide. The ticket price is guaranteed for the full duration of this time period. But remember: the reservation will be automatically cancelled if it isn’t confirmed within the stated period.
(1) Prices from, per person, in Standard class and for a single (€50) or return (€88) ticket between Paris, Brussels, Calais or Lille and London, Ashford or Ebbsfleet. Offer subject to availability. Ticket non-exchangeable and non-refundable. Online payment is required and multiple ticket retrieval options are available, depending on the journey and the number of days between the date of booking and that of departure (e-ticket, free shipping, withdrawal from French railway stations or Rail Europe store (( additional charges of €8 /CHF 12.-for each booking)). Offer cannot be combined with any other promotions or SNCF reductions.
(2) Prem's fare, from, per person, for a 2nd class single with TGV, from selected cities and to a range of destinations. Offer subject to availability. Tickets are on sale between 3 months and 14 days before the date of departure. Tickets are non-exchangeable and non-refundable. Online payment only. Multiple ticket pick-up options, depending on your destination, number of days between your reservation and departure date ( print at home option, free shipping, pick-up at French stations or at Rail Europe boutiques ( additional charges of € 8/CHF 12.- for each booking). Offer cannot be combined with any other promotions or SNCF reductions.
(3) Starting from, per person, one way tickets in Comfort 2 (2nd class) Thalys, to a selection of destinations and subject to availability at these rates. ickets are bookable until 30 days before departure of the train, and are non-exchangeable and non refundable. Online payment is required for e-tickets, free shipping of tickets, withdrawal at a French railway station or withdrawal at a Rail Europe store in Milan, Madrid, Geneva, Cologne (Supplement 10 € per dossier). Offer cannot be combined with any other promotion or SNCF discount rate.