Aug 01, 2015 - 03:21 PM
A travel day is a 24 hour period within which you can travel on trains with your Eurail pass. It lasts from 12:00 a.m. (midnight) to 11:59 p.m. on the same calendar day. On each travel day, you have access to the train networks where your Eurail pass is valid.7 p.m. rule
When traveling on a direct night train that departs after 7 p.m. (19:00) and arrives at its final stop after 4 a.m. (04:00), you only need to enter the arrival date in the travel calendar, even if you leave the train before 4 a.m. This way you get 5 hours of travel for free. This is known as the 7 p.m. rule.
You may ourchase the pass online, the pass does not cover seat reservations they are an additional cost. Nor does it cover local metros or
privately owned trian lines