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TGVmax pass

Do you travel with TGV inOUI and Intercités?1 If you’re 16-27 years old and have a flexible schedule, our TGVmax pass is for you. For just €79 per month2, you can travel by train as often as you like in off-peak periods3.

Get your TGVmax pass now (in French)

Book tickets with your TGVmax pass (in French)

With TGVmax, you can travel as often as you like without breaking the bank

  • €79/month1 all-inclusive for TGV inOUI destinations and Intercités2 trains requiring reservations
  • booking begins 30 days before your departure and continues right up to the last minute
  • travel anywhere in France and to Luxembourg outside peak travel periods3

Simplicity to the max

Freedom to the max

My pass paid for itself in a single journey

“With a TGVmax pass, you can travel anywhere in France on a whim—even at the last minute—and still get a great deal.  And it makes TGV inOUI travel much more affordable. With TGVmax, taking the train is as easy as taking your car.”

Hélène, business school student, 23, Paris

 

More benefits

Seating to the max

You’re guaranteed a 2nd-class5 seat on off-peak trains, and you can book right up to the last minute. But please play fair: be sure to cancel if you change your mind. 

Destinations to the max 

100% of destinations served by TGV inOUI trains and Intercités trains requiring reservations, throughout France and to Luxembourg.

Enjoyment to the max

Relax and enjoy your journey. Buy a cup for €3, and you’ll get unlimited refills from the “Hot Beverages” section of our menu. Simply present your personalized cup and the receipt for your same-journey purchase.4

Travel to the max 

Make up to 6 bookings in one go

Buying and renewing your pass

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View our General Terms & Conditions of Sale (PDF, French, 626 KB)

The TGVmax pass is offered exclusively to individuals ages 16-27 for 2nd-class travel. As long as your pass is valid, you may use it until the last day of the month in which you reach 28 years of age. You can use your TGVmax pass for travel in France and to Luxembourg on select days aboard select TGV trains (excluding Ouigo).

2 Intercités trains requiring reservations, subject to availability of seats allotted to TGVmax pass holders aboard these trains. Departures from the same city are limited to one per pass holder per day, and you may not make more than six bookings at a time. Advance booking is free but required whenever you travel on your TGVmax pass.

3 Peak periods cover weekend departures (Friday afternoon/evening and Sunday afternoon/evening), high-volume holiday travel periods (grands départs) and “bridge” days (ponts) linking holidays to weekends.

4 Offer valid for purchase of one item from the “Hot Beverages” category. Beverage must be purchased in the TGV café-bar or ordered on line via lebar.sncf.com. Valid on trains with on-board catering serving the entire French TGV and TGV inOUI network, except for TGV France-Italy, TGV France-Spain, TGV France-Germany and TGV Lyria. This offer also applies to menus that include a hot beverage: Pause Sucrée, Formule Réveil,  and Formule P’tit Dej.
Valid for one purchase per journey until the café-bar closes: you must present your same-journey receipt and your personalized cup.
Offer valid for TGVmax pass holders: present your valid TGVmax pass or non-transferable e-ticket, plus your identity card.

5 You are guaranteed a seat in 2nd class (except during peak travel periods). You must confirm or cancel your reservation by sending an SMS before your journey. You must present official proof of identity to the train manager. The initial term of the pass is 12 months. After you have held your pass for three months, you may cancel it, subject to a €15 processing fee. Beyond the initial 12 months, your pass will renew automatically every month, and you can cancel at no charge. You may also cancel your pass at no cost through 5 November 2018 if you do not agree with the new General Terms & Conditions of Sale effective 6 November 2018. Each month we will debit your account for €79 including tax (plus any additional paid services). To buy your pass or get additional information, please visit OUI.sncf or a participating authorized travel agent.