Applicants must be a national of one of the 28 EU Member States & 18 years of age on 31 December 2018.
What is DiscoverEU?
Every young European citizen has the opportunity to obtain a pass for railway travel within the European Union for his/her 18th birthday.
Who is paying for these tickets?
The European Parliament called for a specific budget to cover the free ticket programme and the European Commission responded with 12,000 DiscoverEU Passes to explore Europe in 2019.
Where can I go?
With this free Interrail Pass, you can travel through 30 European countries for up to 30 days.
When can I apply?
Applications close on Tuesday, 11th December (12:00 CET)
Can I travel with my friends?
YES! Applicants can travel individually or as a group of up to 5.
Successful applicants can travel between 15 April and 31 October 2019 for between 1 and 30 days
Conditions for applicants
Chosen applicants must act as DiscoverEU Ambassadors and report back on their travel experiences through social media and other online community tools.
Have you heard about the inter rail opportunity?
The European Commission is offering up to 12,000 18-year-olds a free month of Interrail travel across the continent. With this free Interrail pass, 18-year-olds can travel through 30 European countries including the UK, France, Italy, Spain, Germany and Greece for a whole month.
18-year-olds from Malta will also have their cost of another means of transport (such as ferry) needed to join the next connected Member State covered.
I want to help as many 18-year-olds from Malta as possible to travel around Europe for free next year.
Fill in the form below and we’ll send you more details on this opportunity!
For privacy reasons YouTube needs your permission to be loaded. For more details, please see our .