How to book Eurail/Interrail seat reservation?

Eurail seat reservations are not always necessary on all trains. For example, seats are free on regional trains but you shall be required to purchase seat reservations for some trains like High Speed Trains, International cross border trains, some panoramic trains and to board ferries. Seat reservations are offered at a discounted Rail Pass only rate.

Download the Rail Planner for IPhone here

Download the Rail Planner for Android here

Once you have your Eurail/Interail app you can start booking your reservations by following the steps below: 

Click on "More" to access to the seat reservation section. You will be redirected to the reservation portal.  

Do you have a Eurail Pass? 

   Please click on Yes.

Do you have a Eurail account? 

No, I don’t have an account (unless you registered previously, in that case click “Yes, I have an account”).

Create an account with name, email address and password.

Go to Trips and Travelers


Create a trip by filling in Trip name and expected travel period.

Create a new trip.

Click Add traveler (this needs to be repeated for each traveler).
Please choose "Add a traveler with a mobile Pass" and enter the traveler's name and Pass number. 


You are now ready to start booking your reservations. Just click on “BOOK RESERVATIONS” in the main menu.

Start your research by filling it the required fields.


On the you can use the Eurail Rail Planner app to reserve your seat for trains traveling in the following countries
Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden and Switzerland

For these countries you shall be required to book your seat reservations (when needed) locally at the train station:

Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Estonia, Greece, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Portugal, Serbia, Spain and Turkey
France - Pass holders can purchase paper seat reservations locally at the departure train station in France, and use the same with their M-pass.

In order to book Greece Ferries please contact the direct companies below

International ferries:

  • Reservation for international routes can be booked through the Attica Group*: 
  • Domestic ferries:

    Reservation for domestic routes can be booked through the Attica Group*

    *The Attica Group consists of the following ferry companies:Superfast Ferries, Blue Star Ferries & Hellenic Seaways