This page explains how to buy train tickets from Strasbourg to other European cities at the cheapest prices, buying online direct from the operators, usually with print-at-home tickets.  Click here to buy tickets starting in another city.

I want to go from Strasbourg to...

      Paris   London & UK   Milan, Venice, Florence, Rome & Italy
  Lyon, Nice & elsewhere in France   Cologne, Frankfurt, Berlin & Germany   Barcelona, Madrid & Spain
  Brussels, Bruges & Belgium   Basel, Zurich & Switzerland   Lisbon, Porto, Algarve & Portugal
  Amsterdam & Netherlands   Salzburg, Vienna & Austria   All other European destinations

Before you buy your tickets...

Take a moment to read these important tips for buying European train tickets.  It answers all the usual questions, "Do I need to book in advance or can I just buy at the station?", "Can I stop off?", "Are there Senior fares?" and that old favourite, "Should I buy an $800 railpass or just buy a €35 point-to-point ticket online?".  And most important, click here to understand how far ahead you can buy train tickets.

European train travel FAQ...

An introduction to European train travel

 

Senior fares (over 60)

 

Guide to Eurail passes (overseas visitors)

Important tips for buying European train tickets

Youth fares (under 26)

 

Guide to InterRail passes (for Europeans)

How to check European train times

Child fares & child age limits

 

Couchettes & sleepers on night trains

Do I need to book in advance?

Luggage on European trains

 

Train seat numbering plans

How far ahead can I book?

Luggage storage at stations

 

Wheelchairs & special needs

Can I stop off on the way?

Taking a bike by train

 

Real-time service updates

Should I travel 1st or 2nd class?

Taking a car by train

 

Hotels & accommodation

How long to allow for connections?

Taking dogs & pets by train

 

Changing stations in Paris by metro or taxi

How early to arrive at the station?

Maps of the European rail network

 

What to do when things go wrong...

Strasbourg station...

Strasbourg has just one main station, used by all trains.

Strasbourg station exterior   Strasbourg station exterior

Strasbourg station's very unusual glass exterior...

 

The glass shell hides a historic station building...

Strasbourg station platforms

Strasbourg station trainshed and platforms...  More station information at www.gares-sncf.com.


Strasbourg to Paris from €20, www.loco2.com...

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Strasbourg to Lyon, Bordeaux, Marseille, Nice & anywhere else in France...

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Strasbourg to Brussels, Bruges & Belgium...

Option 1, Strasbourg to Brussels by direct TGV in 3h37.  The fastest & easiest option if the times suit you...

Option 2, Strasbourg to Brussels by TGV with a change near Paris.  As option 1, but with one change of train...

Option 3, via Luxembourg.  This is the classic route but much slower and now with 2 changes...

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Strasbourg to Luxembourg...

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Strasbourg to Amsterdam & the Netherlands...
A Thalys train from Amsterdam to Paris

A Thalys at Amsterdam Centraal.  See full-screen panorama photos inside a Thalys trainMore info on Thalys.

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Strasbourg to London...

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Strasbourg to Switzerland...

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Strasbourg to Italy...

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Strasbourg to Barcelona, Madrid & Spain...
Mt Canigou in the Pyrenees

Mt Canigou & the Pyrenees, seen from the train...  One of the highest peaks in the mighty Pyrenees, the 2,784m (9,137 feet) high Mt Canigou dominates the skyline on the right all the way from Perpignan to Girona, see en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canigou.

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Strasbourg to Lisbon & Portugal...

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Strasbourg to Cologne, Frankfurt, Berlin & Germany...

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Strasbourg to Salzburg, Vienna & Austria...

Option 1, Strasbourg to Austria in a day...

Option 2, using the nightjet sleeper train from Mainz to Vienna...

Option 3, using the nightjet sleeper train from Zurich to Vienna...

Option 4, by day trains via Basel or Zurich.  The slow but scenic route...

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Strasbourg to all other countries...

Option 1, via Germany.  Suitable for travel to Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Russia, Scandinavia...

Option 2, via Basel.  Suitable for travel to Austria, Hungary & beyond...

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