Booking your train ticket online with holiday vouchers is now possible. The site and the SNCF Connect application now accept online payments by holiday vouchers, a simplification which is however not automatic, because the vouchers will have to be converted into a dematerialized version, the SNCF announced on Thursday.
One in five train tickets is paid for in holiday vouchers each year between June and August, but until now you had to go to the station to be able to use them. “The integration of this means of payment makes life easier for travelers by giving them more flexibility and freedom thanks to the possibility of doing everything remotely to pay for all or part of their tickets”, noted SNCF. Travelers and the National Agency for Holiday Checks (ANCV) in a joint press release.