Global Pass in Slovakia

This item appears on page 68 of the February 2012 issue.

As of Jan. 1, Slovakia is covered by Eurail’s Global Pass, which allows unlimited rail travel in (now) 23 European countries within specific time periods.

Prices range from $630 for the 15-day Adult Saver Pass to $2,049 for a three-month standard Global Pass (can ride every day). Groups of two or more get 15% off, and youths under 26 get 35% off.

Eurailpasses must be bought before arrival in Europe and activated within six months of purchase. Contact Rail Europe (800/438-7245).