Eurail Domestic Train Reservation Fees

Eurail Domestic Train Reservation Fees
This is an overview of seat reservation fees for domestic trains in Europe. We'll show you when a reservation is mandatory, recommended or optional.
You can make your reservations through the Reservation Service.
Train Route Country  Train Name  Reservations   Reservation Fee
Rome - Florence
Le Frecce (FR) Mandatory
10 euros
Barcelona - Madrid Spain
10 euros / 23.50 euros
Paris - Nice France TGV Mandatory 10 euros / 20 euros
Berlin - Hamburg Germany ICE Optional 6 euros
Ventimiglia - Milan Italy
3 euros



  • 1st class pass holders can upgrade to PLUS service.
  • This will give you an additional seat for comfort, a drink, a newspaper and individual service.
  • Fees - 1st class: 8.50 euros.
  • Upgrade can only be booked on the train.


*The currency of Bulgaria is the Bulgarian lev (BGN).

*The currency of Croatia is the Croatian kuna (HRK).

*The currency of the Czech Republic is the Czech koruna (CZK).

*The currency of Denmark is the Danish krone (DKK).

  • Reservation mandatory or recommended (depending on train).

Fees - 1st and 2nd class:
  • 10 euros (if all 10 euro seats are booked, the reservation fee will be 20 euros)

Trains with recommended reservations:




*The currency of Hungary is the Hungarian forint (HUF).




  • Reservations for most Norwegian trains are shown as optional in the Timetable.
  • However, we advise you to always make reservations in Norway, because trains often get fully booked.
  • Reservation highly recommended.
  • "Komfort" class available for 1st class pass holders with no cost if reservation is made locally. 
  • 2nd class pass holders pay 11.40 euros (NOK 95)* for an upgrade to "Komfort" class.
  • Fees - 2nd class: 6 euros (NOK 50)
  • Fees - 1st class (Komfort): free
  • Reservation highly recommended.
  • Reduced price for Eurail pass holders (30% discount)
*The currency of Norway is the Norwegian krone (NOK).

  • Reservation compulsory.
  • If a reservation is made abroad, an extra charge of 10 euros (PLN 43) must be paid on the train.
  • ​If a reservation is made in Poland, you pay only the surcharge of 10 euros (PLN 43) at the ticket counter.
* The currency of Poland is the Polish zloty (PLN).


*The currency of Romania is the Romanian leu (RON).

*The currency of Serbia is the Serbian dinar (RSD).



*The currency of Sweden is the Swedish krona (SEK).

Fees: € 4.50 (CHF 5)
*The currency of Switzerland (and Liechtenstein) is the Swiss franc (CHF).

  • Reservation for long distance trains is optional.
  • There are no fees. RESERVATION SERVICE

If you have a Eurail Pass, you can make use of the Reservation Service.

Our team will do their best to get you on the train of your 
choice. Our reservation system allows us to reserve 95% of European trains.
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