Rail Europe founded in 1994; is a joint-venture company of French National Railway Corporation and Swiss National Railways with head office based in Paris. Rail Europe is the worldwide leader in Rail distribution representing European and other rail service providers by offering wide range of rail products in more than 45 countries in Europe, Asia, Australia & New Zealand, Africa/The Middle East and Americas. Whether it's only for a day trip, for a week or for a month, between 2 cities only, through one or several countries, Rail Europe offers widest selection of Rail Passes, Point to Point Ticket, Rail Cruise and ready-made packages which include travel and accommodation
The cultural and lingual diversity of the landlocked, hill country is the essence of Switzerland responsible for its unique identity. Switzerland also boats a wealth of scenic routes offering unforgettable views on the beautiful Swiss natural panoramas. Combining transport and hotel accommodation, the passes and packages allow you to see the best of Swiss region. Itineraries can be extended, booked in the reverse direction and upgrade are possible (rail and hotel).
The Japan Rail Pass (also commonly called JR Pass) is a very cost effective rail pass for long distance train travel in Japan. It can be used by foreign tourists only, and offers unlimited use of JR trains for one, two or three weeks at a cost that residents of Japan can only dream of. The Japan Rail Pass must be purchased before your arrival to Japan, because it is not available for sale inside Japan. The pass comes in two types: ordinary and green car. The latter is valid on green cars (first class cars) that offer more spacious seats than ordinary cars.