Wintry rail travel savings
Rail Europe has released a number of heavily discounted point-to-point rail tickets that agents can pass on to their clients heading to Europe in the next few months.
In conjunction with its 20th anniversary, Eurostar is celebrating the occasion with 20 per cent off on its London – Paris and Brussels services. Agents can book the discounted journeys for their clientsr for travel between Mondays and Thursdays. Bookings must be made by 17 November and travel completed between 7 November 2014 and 31 March 2015. For itineraries expanding from France to Germany, The Netherlands and Belgium, agents can pass on to their clients Thalys’ winter promotion where one-way ticket bookings made between 11 November and 14 December start at under AU$40. Travel must be completed between 6 January and 28 February 2015.
For the popular routes between Brussels and Paris or Marseille and between Paris and Geneva, Lausanne, Bern, Basel or Zurich, agents can pass on more than 70 per cent off their first- and second-class travel. Bookings must be made by 3 December 2015 and travel completed within 90 days of booking date.
Agents are reminded that Rail Europe tickets are distributed by Rail Plus, Rail Tickets, CIT Holidays and Infinity Rail in Australia, and Rail Plus and Go Holidays in New Zealand. For contact information on any of these, visit the Australasia section of