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2answers
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French Strikes: Using idTGV ticket for standard (SNCF) TGV

The French railways are on a strike. I know I can take another train if I fit in. However, can I use an idTGV ticket Paris - Toulon on a SNCF-TGV train? If not, do I have any other possibility since ...
4
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2answers
159 views

How does one find out whether a particular Intercités train on a particular route requires reservation?

How does one find out whether a particular Intercit├ęs train on a particular route requires a reservation?
4
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2answers
189 views

Are tickets without reservations interchangeable for Intercités and TER trains?

Suppose a particular route is served by TER trains, as well as Intercit├ęs trains which don't require reservation. Is it possible to buy a ticket for that route, valid for a few hours, or a day, or ...
3
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1answer
55 views

When buying a ticket without a reservation on an Intercités train, is there any advantage to buying it in advance, instead of just before departure?

In particular: Is it possible that buying the same ticket earlier will result in a lower price? Is there a limit on the number of tickets sold (in which case tickets may not be available just before ...
4
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2answers
193 views

Can I get a partial refund from SNCF?

I purchased a train ticket from Cherbourg to Reims from TGV Europe. This was two trains, a TER service from Cherbourg to Paris, and a double-decker TGV from Paris to Reims. The TGV part was a "prem", ...