Seat & Sleeper Reservations : How far in advance can I book?

How far in advance can you book your train from Australia/New Zealand?

Below is a list of trains that we can confirm along with their opening times. If you book a train and the timetable does not come up please wait a few days and try again as not all trains are open exactly as per the day (60 - 90) ranges below.

Not all trains throughout Europe can be reserved from Australia/New Zealand. For example trains with 5 digits and regional trains.

Eurostar

Countries Routing Train Type Compulsory to reserve a seat How far in advance can I book?
UK, France, Belgium London - Paris/Belgium Eurostar Yes 180 days

All other European trains

Countries Routing Train Type Compulsory to reserve a seat How far in advance can I book?
Austria All Domestic
Austria - Italy
Austria -Czech Republic
Austria - Germany/Switzerland
Austria - Germany/Switzerland
OEBB/RailJet
Allgero/Eurocity
Eurocity
OEBB/ICE
RailJet
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
90 days
90 days
60 - 90 days
90 days
90 days
Belgium All domestic Regional No Cannot reserve from Australia
Bulgaria All domestic/International   No Cannot reserve from Australia
Croatia All domestic HZ No 60 days
Czech Republic All domestic
Czech Republic - Austria
Czech Republic - Germany
 
Eurocity
Eurocity
No
Yes
No
60 days
60 - 90 days
90 days
Denmark All domestic
Stockholm - Oslo
Stockholm - Gotenburg/Copenhagen
DSB
Intercity
X2000
No
Yes
Yes
60 days
60 Days
60 - 90 Days
Finland All domestic/International VR No 60 days
France Domestic High Speed trains
France - Spain
France - Switzerland
France - Benelux
France - Germany

France - Italy
Lille - Geneve (Ski Train to the Swiss Alps)
TGV/TEOZ/French Journey
France Spain TGV
TGV
Thalys
Thalys
TGV/ICE
TGV/Thello
TGV Lyria
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
90 days
119 - 143 days
90 days
90 days
120 days
180 days
110-168 days
120 days
Germany All domestic
Germany - France

Germany - Poland
Germany -Austria/Switzerland/Czech
Republic
Germany - Benelux
DB/ICE
ICE/TGV
Warsaw Express
ICE
Rail Jet
Thalys
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
90 days
180 days
30 - 60 days
90 days
90 days
90 days
Greece All domestic   No Cannot reserve from Australia
Hungary All domestic/International MA/Rail Jet Yes 60 - 90 days
Italy Domestic (paper tkts)
Domestic high-speed (e-tickets)
Regional (e-tickets)
Italy - France
Italy - Austria
Italy domestic
Trenitalia
Trenitalia
Trenitalia
TGV/Thello Overnight
Allgero/Eurocity
NTV Italo
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
90 days
120 days
240 days
110-168 days
90 days
120 days
Netherlands All domestic
Netherlands - Belgium/Germany/France
 
Thalys/TGV
No
Yes
Cannot reserve from Australia
90 days
Norway All domestic
Stockholm - Oslo
 
Intercity
No
Yes
60 days
60 days
Poland All domestic PKP Yes 30 days
Portugal Madrid - Lisbon
Domestic
Lusitania Night Train
InterCity/Alfa Pendular
Yes
Yes
60 days
Cannot reserve from Australia
Romania All domestic/International CR No 30 - 60 days
Russia All domestic/International Sapsan/Allegro Yes 30 - 45 days
Slovakia All domestic ZS No 60 days
Slovenia All domestic/International SI No 60 - 90 days
Sweden All domestic
Stockholm - Gotenburg/Copenhagen
 
X2000
No
Yes
60 days
60 days
Spain All domestic
Spain - France
Spain - Portugal
AVE/Spain
France Spain TGV/Elipsos
Lusitania Night Train
Yes
Yes
Yes
60 days
119 - 143 days
60 days
Switzerland All domestic and Austria
Switzerland - Germany
Switzerland - Italy
Switzerland - France
Geneve - Lille (Ski Train to the Swiss Alps)
SBB
ICE
ES
TGV
TGV Lyria
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
90 days
90 days
90 days
90 days
120 days
Swiss Scenic Trains Domestic Switzerland   Yes 90 days
Turkey All domestic/International   Yes Cannot reserve from Australia
UK All domestic/ATOC Britrail No 60 days
Europe Night Trains Germany/Austria/Benelux/Switzerland/Czech Republic CNL/OBB Yes 90 days

USA & Canada

Countries Routing Train Type Compulsory to reserve a seat How far in advance can I book?
USA & Canada All All Yes 11 months