TITLE

France Eurail Select pass pullout

PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Travel Daily;9/24/2012, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the withdrawal of French rail operator Societe nationale des chemins de fer francais (SNCF) to the Eurail Select Pass train travel project effective on December 27, 2012.
ACCESSION #
82720032

 

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