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Night train reservation fees

This is a list of reservation fees for European night trains. Reservations for night trains are always compulsory. The reservation fee depends upon the type of seat or sleeping accommodation. You can reserve your night trains through our Reservation Service.

 

Also check out our timetable, use it to search for specific trains and find out whether or not a reservation is required and how much it costs.

tip-image Please note that the reservation fees given on this page are indicative only and are subject to change. Prices may be different when you book your reservations through an agent or when you pay in the local currency.

 

Most popular night trains

Train route

Train name

Reservations

Reservation fee

Vienna - Venice ÖBB Nightjet (NJ) Mandatory €14 - €144
Munich - Venice ÖBB Nightjet (NJ) Mandatory €14 - €134
Helsinki - Rovaniemi VR Night Train (IC) Mandatory €10 - €110
Split - Zagreb Night Train (NT) Mandatory €10 - €40

 

International night trains

Dacia Express (Austria, Hungary, Romania)

Route:

Vienna (Austria) - Bucharest (Romania)

    Via Budapest (Hungary) and Brasov (Romania)

 

Reservation fees:

  • Seat: €3 
  • 6-bed couchette: €13.40 p.p.
  • 4-bed couchette: €20 p.p.
  • 3-bed sleeper: €28 p.p.
  • Double sleeper: €42 p.p
  • Single sleeper (1st class): €98 
Berlin Night Express (Germany, Sweden)

Route:

Berlin (Germany) - Malmö (Sweden)

 

Reservation fees:

  • 6-bed couchette: €29 p.p.

Please note that this train has limited dates of operation.

 

Read more about the EuroNight Berlin Express and how to book reservations

EuroNight Czech Republic - Poland (Czech Republic, Poland)

Route:

Prague (Czech Republic) - Warsaw (Poland)

    Via Krakow (Poland)

 

Reservation fees:

  • Seat: €3 - €3.50 
  • 6-bed couchette: €9.40 p.p.
  • 4-bed couchette: €14 p.p.
  • 3-bed sleeper: €14 - €20 p.p.
  • 3-bed deluxe sleeper: €28 - €40 p.p.
  • Double sleeper: €21 - €30 p.p.
  • Double deluxe sleeper: €35 - €50 p.p.
  • Single sleeper: €49 - €70 
  • Deluxe single sleeper: €77 - €110 
 
Please note that prices can vary based on the season. Expect higher reservation fees for Easter and in high season (between June and August).

 

Read more about the EuroNight Czech Republic-Poland and how to book reservations

EuroNight Czech Republic - Slovakia (Czech Republic, Slovakia)

Routes:

Prague (Czech Republic) - Prešov (Slovakia)

    Via Brno (Czech Republic), Bratislava (Slovakia) and Košice (Slovakia)

Euronight Bohemia route: Prague (Czech Republic) - Humenne (Slovakia)

    Via Ostrava (Czech Republic) and Košice (Slovakia)

 

Reservation fees:

  • Seat: €3 
  • 6-bed couchette: €6 p.p.
  • 4-bed couchette: €9 p.p.
  • 3-bed sleeper: €12 p.p.
  • Double sleeper: €18 p.p.
  • Single sleeper: €42 

 

Please note that not all accommodation types are available on all routes.

EuroNight Czech Republic - Switzerland (Czech Republic, Austria, Switzerland)

Route:

Prague (Czech Republic) - Zurich (Switzerland)

    Via Innsbruck (Austria)

 

Reservation fees:

  • Triple sleeper: €45 p.p.
  • Double sleeper: €58 p.p.
  • Single sleeper: €110 
  • Triple deluxe sleeper: €65 
  • Doube deluxe sleeper: €78 
  • Triple deluxe sleeper: €150 

 

Please note that 1st class Pass holders are in Deluxe compartments, 2nd class Pass holders are in Economy compartments.

EuroNight Chopin (Hungary, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Poland)

Routes:

Budapest (Hungary) - Warsaw (Poland)

    Via Bratislava, Ostrava and Krakow

Budapest (Hungary) - Wroclaw (Poland) (EuroNight Metropol, destination Berlin)

    Via Bratislava and Ostrava

 

Please note that no reservation fees are currently available for the route Budapest - Wroclaw.    

 

Reservation fees:

  Budapest - Warsaw Budapest - Krakow
Seat €3 - €3.50  €3 - €3.50 
6-bed couchette €17 p.p. €13.40 p.p.
Triple sleeper €32 p.p. €23 p.p.
Double sleeper €44 p.p.  €33 p.p.
Single sleeper €83  €70 
EuroNight Ister (Romania, Hungary)

Route:

Bucharest (Romania) - Budapest (Hungary)

    Via Brașov (Romania) and Szolnok (Hungary)

 

Reservation fees:

  Budapest - Brașov Budapest - Bucharest
Seat €3  €3 
6-bed couchette: €13.40 p.p. €13.40 p.p.
4-bed couchette €20 p.p. €20 p.p.
Triple sleeper €22 p.p. €28 p.p.
Double sleeper €33 p.p.  €42 p.p.
Single sleeper €60  €98 

 

Read more about the EuroNight Ister and how to book reservations

EuroNight Poland - Germany (Germany, Poland)

Route:

Krakow (Poland) - Berlin (Germany)

    Via Katowice and Wroclaw in Poland

 

Reservations fees:

  • Seat: €4 
  • 3-bed sleeper: €25 p.p.
  • Double sleeper: €40 p.p.
  • Single sleeper: €65 
EuroNight Kálmán Imre (Germany, Austria, Hungary, Switzerland)

Routes:

Munich (Germany) – Budapest (Hungary)

    Through Austria: via Salzburg and Vienna

Zürich (Switzerland) - Budapest (Hungary)

    Through Austria: via Innsbruck, Salzburgh and Vienna

 

Reservations fees:

  • Seat: €14 
  • 6-bed couchette: €34 p.p.
  • 4-bed couchette: €44 p.p.
  • 3-bed sleeper: €54 p.p.
  • Double sleeper: €74 p.p.
  • Single sleeper: €114 

 

Read more about the EuroNight Kálmán Imre and how to book reservations

EuroNight Croatia (Switzerland, Austria, Germany, Slovenia, Croatia)

Routes:

Zagreb – Ljubljana – Munich

   Via Ljubljana (Slovenia), Lake Bled (Slovenia) and Salzburg (Austria)

Zagreb – Ljubljana – Feldkirch – Zurich

    Via  Ljubljana (Slovenia), Lake Bled (Slovenia) and Innsbruck (Austria)

Rijeka – Opatija – Ljubljana – Munich

    Via  Ljubljana (Slovenia), Lake Bled (Slovenia) and Salzburg (Austria)

Split – Vienna – Bratislava

    Via Maribor (Slovenia) and Graz (Austria)

 

Reservation fees:

  • Seat: €14 
  • 6-bed couchette: €34 p.p.
  • 4-bed couchette: €44 p.p.
  • 3-bed sleeper: €54 p.p.
  • Double sleeper: €74 p.p.
  • Single sleeper: €114 
 

For the EuroNight to/from Split and additional €40 p.p.

 

Read more about the EuroNight Croatia and how to book reservations

EuroNight Metropol (Hungary, Slovakia, Czech Republic)

Route:

Prague (Czech Republic) - Budapest (Hungary)

    Via Bratislava (Slovakia)

 

Reservation fees:

  • Seat: €14 
  • 6-bed couchette: €9.40 - €13.40 p.p.
  • 4-bed couchette: €14 - €20 p.p.
  • 3-bed sleeper: €54 p.p.
  • Double sleeper: €30 p.p.
  • Single sleeper: €70 

Read more about the EuroNight Metropol and how to book reservations

SJ EuroNight Stockholm - Hamburg (Sweden, Denmark, Germany)

Route:

Stockholm (Sweden) - Hamburg Altona (Germany)

    Via Malmö (Sweden) and Copenhagen (Denmark)

 

Reservation fees:

  • Seat: 14 euros
  • 6-bed couchette: 34 euros p.p.
  • 4-bed couchette: 44 euros p.p.
  • Double sleeper: 74 euros p.p.
  • Single sleeper: 134 euros
  • Single deluxe sleeper with private bathroom: 144 euros
Deutsche Bahn IC/ICE night trains (Germany, Poland, Switzerland, Czech Republic)

Routes: 

Kiel (Germany) - Basel (Switzerland)

    Through Germany: via Hamburg, Cologne and Frankfurt

Hamburg (Germany) - Chur (Switzerland)

    Via Hannover and Frankfurt (Germany), and Basel and Zurich (Switzerland)

 

Reservation fees:

  • Seat: €4.50 - €5.90 
Adriatic Express (Hungary, Croatia)

Route:

Budapest (Hungary) - Split (Croatia)

    Via Zagreb (Croatia)

 

Reservation fees:

  • Seat: €3 
  • 6-bed couchette: €13.40 p.p.
  • 4-bed couchette: €20 p.p.
  • 3-bed sleeper: €22 p.p.
  • Double sleeper: €33 p.p.
  • Single sleeper: €60 
Istria Express (Hungary, Slovenia, Croatia)

Route:

Budapest (Hungary) - Koper (Slovenia)

    Via Ljubljana (Slovenia)

Budapest (Hungary) - Rijeka (Croatia)

    Via Ljubljana (Slovenia) 

 

Reservation fees:

  Budapest - Koper Budapest - Rijeka
Seat €3  €3
6-bed couchette: €13.40 p.p. €13.40 p.p.
4-bed couchette €20 p.p. €20 p.p.
Triple sleeper - €20 p.p.
Double sleeper - €30 p.p.
Single sleeper - €70 
Hellas Express (Greece, Macedonia, Serbia)

Route:

Thessaloniki (Greece) - Belgrade (Serbia)

    Via Skopje (Macedonia)

 

Reservation fees:

  • Seat: €3
  • 6-bed couchette: €8 p.p.

 

Read more about the Hellas Express and how to book reservations

ÖBB Nightjet and Nightjet-Partners (Austria, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, Hungary, Croatia, Slovenia, Poland, Czech Republic, Belgium)

 

Destinations: Berlin**, Hamburg**, Cologne, Munich, Vienna, Zurich**, Milan, Florence, Rome, Warsaw, Ljubljana, Zagreb, Brussels, Budapest, Prague and more.

 

Reservation fees

Accommodation type

Reservation fee (domestic / international route)

Seat €6 / €14 
6-bed couchette €26 / €34 per person
4-bed couchette €36 / €44 per person
3-bed sleeper €46 / €54 per person*
Double sleeper €66 / €74 per person*
Single sleeper €116 / €124*
3-bed deluxe sleeper €66 / €74 per person*
Deluxe double sleeper €86 / €94 per person*
Deluxe single sleeper €136 / €144* 

 

* For sleeper compartments on the routes Innsbruck - Hamburg / Düsseldorf / Brussels and Vienna - Hamburg / Düsseldorf / Brussels the price increases with €20. 

 

**For ÖBB Nightjet connections with a seating carriage run by Deutsche Bahn on the routes Zürich - Hamburg and Zürich - Berlin, seat reservations are not mandatory. You can purchase your reservations via the DB website (€3), the ÖBB website (€4) or via our Reservation Service (€6).

 

Read more about ÖBB Nightjet trains and Nightjet-Partner trains and how to book reservations 

 

Regiojet night train (Czech Republic, Slovakia)

Route:

Prague (Czech Republic) - Košice (Slovakia)

    Via Ostrava (Czech Republic) 

 

Reservation fees:

  • 3-bed sleeper: €10 p.p.
  • Single sleeper: €30 

 

If there are only 3-bed sleepers available, 1st class Pass holders can upgrade so they have the cabin to themselves.

SJ Sleeper Sweden - Norway (Sweden, Norway)

Routes:

Stockholm (Sweden) - Narvik (Norway)

    Via Sundsvall (Sweden) and Kiruna (Sweden)

 

Reservation fees:

  • Seat: €3 
  • 6-bed couchette: €20 p.p.
  • 3-bed sleeper: €40 p.p.
  • Double sleeper with private bathroom: €50 p.p.
  • Single sleeper with private bathroom: €75 

 

Read more about the SJ night trains in Sweden and how to book reservations

Bosphorus Express (Romania, Bulgaria, Turkey)

Route:

Bucharest (Romania) - Istanbul (Turkey)

    Via Dimitrovgrad (Bulgaria)

 

Reservation fees:

 

  • 4-bed couchette: €14 p.p.

 

Please note this train only runs in the summer months. In winter you would have to travel to Sofia, Bulgaria. From here you can take the Sofia-Istanbul Express, which runs daily (see reservation fees for this train below).

Sofia-Istanbul Express (Bulgaria, Turkey)

Route:

Sofia (Bulgaria) - Istanbul (Turkey)

    Via Plovdiv (Bulgaria)

 

Reservation fees:

  • 6-bed couchette: €9.40 p.p.

  • 4-bed couchette: €10 p.p.

  • Double sleeper: €15 p.p.

  • Single sleeper: €35 

Sofia - Thessaloniki night train (Bulgaria, Greece)

Route:

Sofia (Bulgaria) - Thessaloniki (Greece)

 

Reservation fees:

  • Seat: €1
  • 6-bed couchette: €9.40 p.p.
  • 4-bed couchette: €14 p.p.
Balkan Express (Serbia, Montenegro)

Route:

Belgrade (Serbia) - Bar (Montenegro)

    Via Podgorica (Montenegro)

 

Reservation fees:

  • Seat: €3 
  • 6-bed couchette: €6 p.p. 
  • 4-bed couchette: €9 p.p.
  • 3-bed sleeper: €15 
  • Double sleeper: €20 
  • Single sleeper: €45 

 

Domestic night trains

Bulgaria

Routes:

Sofia - Varna

Sofia - Burgas

Sofia - Silistra

    Via Ruse

 

Reservation fees:

  • Seat: €0.30 *
  • 3-bed sleeper: €5.80 p.p.
  • Double sleeper: €7.80 p.p.
  • Single sleeper: €15 

 

* A reservation for a seat is optional

Croatia: Zagreb - Split night train

Route:

Zagreb - Split

 

Reservation fees:

  • 6-bed couchette: €10 p.p.
  • 3-bed sleeper: €15 p.p.
  • Double sleeper: €25 p.p.
  • Single sleeper: €40 
Finland: Santa Claus Express (VR)

Routes:

Helsinki - Kemijärvi

    Via Tampere, Oulu and Rovaniemi

Helsinki - Kolari

    Via Tampere and Oulu

Turku - Rovaniemi

    Via Tampere and Oulu

 

Reservation fees:

  • Seat: €10 

  • Double sleeper: €40 p.p.

  • Double sleeper with private bathroom: €49 p.p.

  • Single sleeper: €100 

  • Single sleeper with private bathroom: €118 


A €1 fee applies when making your reservation at a Finnish railway station. During high season the price of reservations increase by 20%.

 

Read more about the Santa Claus Express trains in Finland and how to book reservations

France: Intercités de Nuit

Routes:

Paris - Latour de Carol

    Via Toulouse

Paris - Rodez

Paris - Briançon

Paris - Portbou

    Via Toulouse, Carcassonne and Perpignan

 

Reservation fees:

  • Reclining seat: €10 
  • 6-bed couchette (2nd class): €19 - €25* 
  • 4-bed couchette (1st class): €19 - €25* 

* The price varies per travel season

 

Read more about Intercités de Nuit and how to book reservations

Germany

Daily routes:

Dortmund - Munich (ICE train)

    Via Cologne, Frankfurt, Heidelberg and Stuttgart

Hamburg - Frankfurt (IC train)

    Via Osnabrück, Dortmund and Cologne

Cologne - Berlin (ICE train)

    Via Dortmund and Hannover

 

Non-daily routes:

Munich - Hamburg (ICE train)

    Via Stuttgart, Frankfurt and Hannover

Munich - Berlin (ICE train)

    Via Stuttgart, Frankfurt and Erfurt 

 

Reservation fees:

  • Seat: €4.50 - €5.90 
Great Britain

Caledonian Sleeper night train

Routes:

  • London Euston - Edinburgh - Aberdeen
  • London Euston - Edinburgh - Glasgow - Fort William
  • London Euston - Inverness

 

Reservation fees:

  • Seat: no additional charge
  • Classic Solo Room: £130
  • Classic Twin Room: £150
  • Club Solo Room (first class Passes only): £180
  • Club Twin Room (first class Passes only): £210
Italy: InterCityNotte

Routes:

Milan - Genova - Pisa - Livorno - Salerno - Catania (Sicily)

 

Reservation fees:

  • Seat: €3 
  • 4-bed couchette: €41 
  • 3-bed sleeper: €48 
  • Double sleeper: €58 
  • Single sleeper: €122 
Norway: VY Regiontog

Routes:

Oslo - Stavanger

Oslo - Bergen

Oslo - Trondheim 

Trondheim - Bodø

 

Reservation fees:

  • Seat: €5.40 (free reservation for 1st class pass holders)
  • Double sleeper: €102.60 
  • Single sleeper: €102.60 
Poland

Routes:

Gdynia - Bielsko-Biata

    Via Katowice, Wroclaw, Poznan and Gdanks

Gdynia - Przemysl

    Via Gdansk, Warsaw and Krakow

Gdynia - Szklarska Poreba

    Via Gdansk, Poznan and Wroclaw

Gdynia - Zakopane

    Via Gdansk, Warsaw and Krakow

Gdynia - Krynica-Zdroj

    Via Krakow, Lodz, Gdansk

Warsaw - Gorzow Wielkopolski

    Via Poznan

Warsaw - Szklarska Poreba

    Via Wroclaw and Poznan

Warsaw - Swinoujscie

    Via Poznan and Szczecin

Przemysl - Kolobrzeg

    Via Gdynia, Gdanks and Krakow

Prezymsl - Swinoujscie

    Via Szczecin, Poznan, Katowice and Krakow

Krakow - Swinoujscie

    Via Katowice, Wroclaw and Szczecin

Szczecin - Zakopane

    Via Poznan and Krakow

 

Reservation fees:

  • Seat: €0 - €3.50 
  • 6-bed couchette: €14 p.p.
  • 4-bed couchette: €16 p.p.
  • 3-bed sleeper: €18.50 p.p.
  • Double sleeper: €37 p.p.
  • Single sleeper: €70 
Sweden: SJ Sleeper Trains

Routes:

Göteborg - Stockholm - Luleå

Stockholm - Östersund

Stockholm - Luleå

Stockholm - Malmö

 

Reservation fees:

  • Seat: €3 
  • 6-bed couchette: €20 p.p.
  • 3-bed sleeper: €40 p.p.
  • Double sleeper with private bathroom: €50 p.p.
  • Single sleeper with private bathroom: €75 

 

Read more about the SJ night trains in Sweden and how to book reservations

Sweden: Snälltaget night train

Route:

Malmö - Åre

    Via Stockholm

 

Reservation fees:

  • Seat (2nd class): €5 
  • Seat (1st class): €15 
  • 6-bed couchette: €29 p.p.

 

Read more about the Snälltaget night train and how to book reservations

Additional information for reserving night trains

 

Swedish night trains can be booked online at www.SJ.se.


Book reservations for German night trains at the Deutsche Bahn website. Follow the instructions below:

  • Enter train details.

  • Click on ‘Purchase’ or ‘Check availability’ (ignore the prices) for the train of your choice.

  • At the bottom of the page click on ‘Book only extra charge’.

  • On the next page select ‘Pass offer (Interrail)’.

  • You can then choose the type of seat or sleeping accommodation you would like. Prices are shown for the different options.

  • You can choose online tickets, which you can print (it is possible to have tickets posted but there is an additional charge).

 

Other reservation fees