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Find the TGV train tickets for you

On a budget? Buy tgv prem’s – our lowest fare tickets

Looking for TGV train tickets at the best possible prices? Reserve a TGV Prem’s ticket.

  • Snap up these train tickets 90 days before departure
  • Bear in mind though that these tickets cannot be exchanged or refunded
  • Also remember that these train tickets are limited in availability and available on certain routes and trains.

Find the lowest fares easier with our price calendar.

Unsure about your travel plans? Buy tgv leisure – our exchangeable ticket

If you want more flexibility as well as good prices, buy a Leisure ticket.

  • Buy in advance 90 days before departure
  • Enjoy the ability to exchange or cancel your ticket before departure – all free of charge!
  • You can even cancel tickets before you leave and get up to 90% of the cost refunded!

Want peace of mind? Buy tgv pro – our fully exchangeable ticket

Even those these tickets cost more, they offer you the ultimate flexibility.

  • On sale 90 days before departure
  • You can exchange your ticket free of charge – even after your train departure! E-tickets can also be exchanged up to 30 minutes after departure
  • Have a change of heart? No problem. Get a full refund up to 2 hours after your train departure from a French station
  • Are you a frequent traveller? Get a SNCF Frequence Pass – you’ll enjoy a fabulous 50% discount on fares no matter when you book.
  • Take advantage of special contact points at the train stations for faster ticket purchases and exchanges: Pro Express windows and Pro Express self-service machines.

More TGV fares

TGV fares for children under 4 years old

Good news! Kids under 4 travel free – as long as they sit on your lap en route.

TGV fares for travellers with reduced mobility

If you’re travelling with a physical or visual impairment, you and your travel companion can benefit from special fares on TGV, Intercités or TER trains.
Available only at:

  • SNCF stations or SNCF Boutiques in France
  • Rail Europe boutiques in Cologne, Geneva, Madrid and Milan.

Guide dogs do not require a ticket and can travel free of charge.

How to retrieve your TGV tickets


Book via our mobile app and save your ticket (displays as a barcode) on your phone. Simple!


Want to save time? Follow the instructions on your confirmation email and print your ticket at home. Easy!

Paper tickets

Get your ticket sent directly to your mailing address for free, or pick them up at a SNCF station in France from one of the yellow self-service machines.
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Reserve your ticket without paying!

Did you know that you can book and hold your ticket for up to 7 days free of charge? All you have to do is validate your journey and choose ‘Just place an option and pay later’. It’s that simple!

Your discount card :

At least 25% off: Offer reserved for holders of discount cards, up to four passengers can accompany the  holder of a Child card and one passenger can accompany the holder of a Weekend card. The reduction is calculated, without paying additional fees, on the discounted Loisir fare and on the normal Loisir fare, for trains where booking is mandatory (TGV and INTERCITÉS except Ouigo and iDTGV). Discounts only available on national territory (except for journeys entirely made in Ile De France). In the TER and INTERCITÉS trains, where booking aren't mandatory, the discount card allows you to benefit from a 25% reduction on all journeys started in the white period of the passenger schedule (40% in 1st class with a Senior+ card ) , or 50% for all trips started in the blue period.

Last Minute Offers: Offer reserved for holders of discount cards, up to four passengers can accompany the  holder of a Child card and one passenger can accompany the holder of a Weekend card, Young card and Senior+ card . The offer is valid on selected destinations in France, on certain days and in certain trains and is subject to availability . The offer is valid on TGV Lyria, TGV France - Italy, TGV France - Luxembourg and TGV Paris - Freiburg .Tickets are non-exchangeable and non-refundable.

25 % off the price on international journeys: Offer reserved for holders of discount cards .  The reduction is calculated, without paying additional fees on the TGV loirsir fare of the day on TGV France - Luxembourg,  TGV Paris - Freiburg and TGV / ICE France - Germany, and on semi-flex fares on TGV Lyria and TGV France - Italys. Also on the Essential and flex fare on TGV France - Spain  Lyria and TGV France - Italy for holders of a young card from 05.15.2016 . Offer valid for up to four passangers who can accompany the  holder of a Child card , and for one passanger who can accompany the holder of a Weekend card, excluding TGV / ICE France - Germany.