People with a permanent residence outside of France for more than six months, are eligible to purchase or use a France Railpass
People with a permanent residence (for more than 6 months) outside of Europe, the United Kingdom, Turkey, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia or the Russian Federation are eligible to purchase or use this Pass.
Passes must be validated prior to first train journey / first use of bonus by a railway official in Europe (station’s desk) who also fills in the passport number
Passes must be validated in 6 months of issue date
Based on a calendar month, i.e.: a pass validated on March 3rd expires at midnight on April 2nd
Flexipass: The date of travel has to be entered in the correct way before boarding the first train/ship, by the traveler, in the corresponding box of the calendar
Flexipass: The days do not have to be used consecutively. A day of rail travel is a 24 hour period from midnight to midnight. This allows for unlimited travel on any number of trains for each day of use.
When traveling on a night train, you only need to use a single travel day: your day of departure. Even though most night trains leave on one calendar day and arrive on the next, you're never required to use two travel days.
Important note: Some trains may transit through a country not covered by the pass. In that case you must purchase an additional ticket. Transit visas may also be required. Travel on Premier/high-speed and Swiss Scenic trains in Europe is subject to a surcharge for compulsory reservations. Reservation fees are not inclusive in the cost of the pass.
Free BONUS may necessitate usage of a travel day on the pass. Refer to the France Rail Travellers Guide for a full list of bonuses.
All passes are subject to a non-refundable Ticket Issuing Charge of HK$50 per passenger.
Comprehensive conditions of use can be found on the ticket cover.
Passes must be presented for refund unused and not validated.
A 15% cancellation fee plus HK$250 will be applied to totally unused passes returned within 1 year of issuing date
Passes can not be replaced if lost or stolen. We recommend purchase a Travel Insurancebefore departure