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Secrets for Navigating and Using the French Rail Website

by ExperiencePlus! - Tuesday, July 27, 2010 train_image

Two years ago the French rail website www.sncf.com was redesigned. Since then travelers trying to purchase tickets from North America have been lost in a loop of links that lead nowhere. Many find salvation on Rail Europe’s site and pay more than they should for their train tickets.

Thank goodness www.seat61.com has come along to take non-French speakers by the hand and lead us through the process – saving time, money and an endless amount of frustration.

So next time you need a train ticket in France start here. You can become an expert at purchasing train tickets and French rail travel in general. Or simply take pleasure in actually being able to purchase your ticket

This helpful tip was provided by customer, Deena Behnke. If you have any secrets to make travel easier please let us know – we’re all in this together!