BEST SITES FOR TRAIN INFO
IN THE UNITED KINGDOM nationalrail.co.uk National Rail Enquiries operates the official Web site for Britain’s 26 train operators. Find departure and arrival times and ticket prices for all routes in England, Scotland, and Wales.
FOR THE REST OF EUROPE bahn.de Don’t let the name fool you: Germany-based rail operator Deutsche Bahn has one of the most comprehensive search engines fortrain times-and it covers roughly 87,000 stations throughout Europe.
FOR ALL-PURPOSE RAIL RESEARCH raileurope.com
Rail Europe’s Web site lets you find and buy tickets and passes, and features interactive maps illustrating connections. If tickets on your chosen dates are not yet available, you can sign up to get an e-mail alert as soon as they are.