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General Terms and Conditions

- When travelling by train, in case of international cross-border journeys, the transportation is subject to the “Convention concerning International Carriage by Rail” (COTIF) including: the “Uniform Rules concerning the Contract of International Carriage of Passengers by Rail” (CIV), the “General Terms and Conditions of Carriage” (GCC-CIV), the “Passengers Rights Regulation" (PRR) when travelling in countries of the European Union, the Special Conditions of Carriage of the carriers included in transport and the Tariff for International Passenger traffic (TCV).

If ticket entitles to transportation by a carrier, the existing public regulations and each carrier’s general conditions apply.

- Transportation covered by an international pass (valid in more than one country) is subject to the Uniform Rules of the contract for International Carriage of Passengers and Luggage by Rail (CIV) and the “Passengers Rights Regulation" (PRR) when travelling in countries of the European Union.

For transportation covered by a pass valid in one country only, the legal provisions of the concerned country apply. In respect of transportation by sea, the legal provisions of the concerned sea carrier apply.

In respect of transportation by sea, the legal provisions of the concerned sea carrier apply.

Please find below download links allowing you to read, print and save these “General Terms and Conditions”:
- CIV Uniform Rules concerning the Contract of International
- GCC-CIV General Conditions of Carriage for Rail Passengers ENG FR GER
- PRR Passenger Rights Regulation



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