Train ticket delivery options
Free home delivery, self-print tickets, withdrawal at a French station or Boutique: choose the best collection method for you!
SELF-PRINT Ticket OPTIONS
Book, print and depart! Like to travel simple, fast and flexible? Depending on your destination, choose for e-ticket, Ticketless Thalys ticket or a print-at-home ticket:
You can choose an e-ticket when you travel with TGV and Intercités to-and through the whole of France. Do not forget to print your e-ticket before departure.
Use our Ticketless Thalys service for your Thalys travels to- and through Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium and France. Just 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:
Our print-at-home Ticket service (Billet Imprime) is available for travel on iDTGV and some of the 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 before departure as you need it to board the train.
The Ticketless Italo is available on all Italo routes through Italy. You only need to print your confirmation mail before departure and you're ready to go.
Free Home Delivery
You don't even need to leave home to obtain your tickets: simply have them delivered free of charge by mail. This option is only available for bookings made at least 7 days prior to departure.
withdrawal in France
If you are in France you can collect your tickets at a SNCF train station or SNCF boutique with the bank card used for payment.
WITHDRAWAL IN Geneva
Retrieve your tickets in one of thefive Rail Europe Boutique located in Brussels, Milan, Madrid, Cologne and Geneva. You can only retrieve your tickets with the bank card used for payment.
Place an FREE Option
You are not sure about your travel date, or you hesitate between two rates ? Place an option: a free service that allows you to reserve your ticket for a limited period. The ticket price is guaranteed for the full duration. The option will be automatically cancelled if not confirmed within the stated period.
(1) Fare NON-FLEX, from, valid for a single outbound journey in TGV Lyria 2nd class. On sale 3 months before the date of travel. Tariff valid subject to available seats, non-exchangeable and non-refundable tickets. Online payment is required and multiple ticket withdrawal 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.