Trains are a form of transport in (almost) all countries in the world. As one can expect, rates, speeds and quality standards will differ greatly from country to country! There is also the concept of Freighthopping, freight train hopping, or simply as train hopping.
A cheap way to get around by train in Europe during a certain period of time might be via Interrail.
Best to blackride are last night trans with less control
- Train Hopping Guide for the United States. Contains good hints and tips.
- How to jump trains
- Hitchwiki - train hopping
Finding cheap train tickets
- Seat61 has good links to websites for finding cheap train tickets
- Kelbillet is a French marketplace for reselling train tickets; it also gives an overview of the cheapest prices for Bus, Plane and Rideshare transportation.
- We have some information about finding cheap train tickets in France on Nomadwiki