Travellers opting for a more environmentally friendly mode of transport can celebrate the biggest online shopping day in December by keeping more “green” in their pocket with discounts from Rail Europe, offering a choice of two money-saving deals starting today (Dec. 10).
The first 70 customers to purchase a $500 Rail Europe Gift Card starting on Green Monday, Dec. 10-14, will get $75 added to the card for free. A discount of $30 will also be offered for the London-Edinburgh route on an eco-friendly train from new railway operator London North Eastern Railway. Use promo code GREEN30LOEB for tickets from London to Edinburgh and code GREEN30EBLO for travel from Edinburgh to London; discount available from Dec. 10-23. For more details on Green Monday promotions, visit raileurope.ca/deals.
Travellers using the $575 gift card can choose from many routes for their European rail adventure, such as a three-day rail itinerary for two travelling with a one-country Standard class pass (excluding seat reservations when required). A number of one-country passes are available at under $250 per person. Those who wish to combine two cities can take the Eurostar from London to Paris or reverse for under $500 for two tickets in Standard class and slightly over for two in Standard Premier class. Select Eurail Global Passes can even be purchased for under or just over $500 per person for unlimited travel in 28 countries for the ultimate adventure when combined with the current holiday special of up to 37% off the Eurail Global Pass through Dec. 28.