If you’re looking for train times in Europe, you’ve come to the right place. From one-country trips to hopping around the continent, we use our expertise to make travelling in Europe by train as easy as possible.

This page will give you an overview of journeys times between Europe's top destinations, show you how to check European train schedules with Trainline and give you an idea of some of the most popular train routes our customers take. 

So, what are you waiting for? Search for European train times, compare and buy your tickets here.

European train schedules

Our map of train routes in Europe shows the journey times between some of Europe’s top cities. For example you can get from:

  • London to Paris in 2h 16m
  • Paris to Amsterdam in 3h 12m
  • Madrid to Barcelona in 2h 30m
  • Milan to Rome in 2h 48m
  • Berlin to Frankfurt in 3h 52m

Want to learn more about train schedules in Europe? Our interactive Europe Train Map connects the main rail destinations on the continent, providing handy links to explore these destinations at your leisure. Whether you want to travel on an epic rail journey from Budapest to Berlin or zip from Brussels to Amsterdam, our train map of Europe will help you out.

Popular trains routes in Europe

Need some inspiration about where to hop on the train to? Have a look at these popular train routes in Europe and turn your dreams into a real rail reality. 

Choosing your European train tickets

Ready to book your European train tickets? We compare prices from more than 270 train and coach operators in 45 countries, so you can book tickets quickly and easily. 

When booking train tickets online with us, we will:

  • Highlight the cheapest options in both First Class and Standard (2nd), if they're available!
  • Show you the price difference if you wish to upgrade to First Class
  • Give you the best bus route and ticket alternatives
  • Let you know what onboard facilities like WiFi and bicycle storage are available

You’ll also be able to:

  • Select the fastest routes available
  • Use your loyalty or discount cards where applicable
  • Choose what type of seat you prefer – window, aisle or upstairs if it’s a double-decker (bilevel) train

Train travel in Europe

Want to find out more about travelling by train across this vast continent? Discover our guide to trains in Europe including the main train operators, types of trains and inspiration itineraries. 

Alternatively, head over to our cheap European train tickets page for some quick money-saving tips.

Fancy getting to your destination a bit faster? Read all about high-speed trains in Europe and where they can take you.

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