The Blue Train : Conditions

Payment & Ticketing


  • A 25% non-refundable deposit is required within 5 days of confirmation. Full balance payable 70 days prior to departure date.
  • Bookings made within 70 days require full payment within 48 hours of confirmation.
  • Rail Europe reserves the right to cancel any reservation for which the total fare has not been paid by the due date.
  • The Blue Train urges clients not to book any flights and / or excursions following their Blue Train trip as arrival times cannot be guaranteed.
  • Click here for Rail Europe terms & conditions

Travel insurance providing appropriate cover is strongly recommended.

Cancellation & Amendments


Written notice received Cancellation fee
70 days or more Loss of deposit
69 days or less prior to train departure 100%