SOURCE: Wandrian / Railpass.com

December 22, 2006 07:46 ET

RailPass.com Announces Last Chance 10-Day Eurail Special and Free Cell Phone

Book Eurail Passes Before Prices Rise in 2007, Plus Receive Free Shipping and Free International Cell Phone for Every Order Over $500

NEWTON, MA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- December 22, 2006 -- Railpass.com, the one-stop-shop for rail tickets and passes covering Europe, Australasia, Asia and the Americas, is encouraging customers to take advantage of 2006 Eurail pass prices before prices rise in 2007. In addition to offering a wide selection of Eurail passes for travel within the first 6 months of 2007 at 2006 prices, which can offer savings of up to $150, Railpass.com will be offering free shipping on all purchases, as well as a free pre-loaded international cell phone on purchases over $500. Customers should act now -- the giveaways and specials start at 5 AM on December 22th and end December 31st at noon (eastern standard time).

"Anyone planning to travel to Europe before June 30th should most definitely take action and buy their Eurail passes now," says Mike Fuller, President of Railpass.com. "We're happy to reward these wise customers with extras like free shipping and international cell phones to help them save money and have a great trip."

Eurail News for 2007

The Eurail network, which already covers Austria (including Lichtenstein), Belgium, Denmark, France (including Monaco), Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, the Netherlands, Portugal, Republic of Ireland, Romania, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland, is due to further expand in 2007 with the Eurail National Pass, which is ideal for covering one country in depth, and will be available for the Benelux countries (including the Netherlands), Croatia, Ireland, Italy and Portugal. The Eurail Regional Passes, which allow unlimited travel within 2 bordering countries, will expand to include Austria, Hungary, Italy and Spain in addition to the 16 countries already available.

About Railpass.com

Railpass.com is the largest single rail pass and ticket outlet in the U.S., and over 100,000 rail travelers have purchased train travel products from Railpass.com. Recommended by the best-selling guidebooks, "Europe by Eurail" and "Britain by Britrail," Railpass.com's experienced agents have been helping fellow travellers for over 20 years. The Railpass.com call center (1-877-RAILPASS) and exclusive online help tools cut through the confusion of over 5,000 pass combinations, and passes can be shipped out the same day. In addition to unmatched experience and service, Railpass.com offers the choice of free guidebooks, discount coupons, accommodations or free shipping for all online orders over $349 US. Railpass.com is a division of Wandrian, Inc.

For more information or to book rail tickets, go to: http://www.railpass.com

About Wandrian, Inc.

Wandrian is a leading global travel distributor and technology developer for rail products and services. Wandrian provides travel agents with a cost-effective, easy-to-use site for selling rail at RailAgent.com. The company provides technology, marketing, and fulfillment services to help lower distribution costs for railways and travel companies, and also powers specific international rail travel sites, including Italiarail.com. Wandrian, based in White Plains, NY, and with offices in Newton, MA, was founded in 2000, and is funded by Brook Venture Partners and Boston Capital Ventures. The company's customers and partners include many of the top international travel companies and railroads. For more information visit www.wandrian.com or call 617-630-0250 ext. 297.

Wandrian, RailPass.com, RailAgent.com and RailAgent are trademarks of Wandrian, Inc. All other products and services are trademarks of their respective companies.

Contact Information

  • For further information, contact:
    Charles de Gaspe Beaubien
    VP of Sales and Marketing
    Wandrian, Inc
    Tel: (617) 630-0250 x: 297
    Email Contact