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Why did this route work? Using another player's station, in Ticket to Ride Online?

It's hard to tell with the big green destination marker, but it looks like there is a yellow train station in Berlin, which would allow Yellow to use the track from Essen to complete the ticket.
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Last turn in Ticket to Ride: clarification

He can only claim a route with length 1 because he only has one train. You will not magically get more trains because it is the last turn so all normal rules still apply. By the rules: Game End When ...
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How to play Ticket to Ride with children?

I played with my 5y old daughter using the Ticket to Ride: Europe base game and the following house rules. (We played twice; each game taking 20-30min.) The first player to complete 4 tickets wins! (...
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Claiming a tunnel when no matching cards are turned over

Yes, you can. There were zero cards revealed from the train draw pile which matched the colour of the cards used to claim the tunnel (red), so you must play zero extra red cards - and having done that ...
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Do you need to reveal which specific tunnel you’re attempting to claim?

Yes, you need to indicate which tunnel you are attempting to claim. This has been a somewhat contentious question among other players; because you are correct that the rulebook doesn't not directly ...
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Last turn in Ticket to Ride: clarification

This situation is not explicitly covered by the Game End rules. However, since not all the steps of claiming a route (see below) can be executed, I'd interpret not having enough colored trains as an ...
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Did the first version of Ticket to Ride released in Europe have a USA map or a Europe map?

The German Wikipedia article is pretty clear on this. Name | Erscheinungsjahr | Spielplan | (Publication Year) | (Board Map) -----------------------------------------...
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How to score for claiming routes in Ticket to Ride: Europe

It seems you have some misunderstandings regarding how to play Ticket To Ride: Europe. You cannot ever claim more than one route in your turn. You can do one, and only one, of these actions in your ...
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What if two players are eligible for the Express bonus?

The rules, p7: If several players are tied for the longest path, they each receive the 10 point bonus from the European Express card.
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Claim different routes with a single station in Ticket to Ride Europe

Each station allows you to claim a single route. That route may be used to fulfill more than one destination ticket, but every ticket must use the same route. From the rules, A Train Station allows ...
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Do you need to reveal which specific tunnel you’re attempting to claim?

This is another Yes, you need to indicate which tunnel you are attempting to claim. but with other sources. Using the rules here look at the examples for claiming a route and claiming a route with a ...
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Does a player always has to have uncompleted destination tickets on-hand?

No. If you do complete all your routes, it is often a good idea to collect more since each route completed adds to your score, however this is very dependent on the current game situation (how many ...
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In TTR Europe, can you put a station in a city that's not connected to one of your claimed routes

No, you do not have to have a route of your own linking to a station you build. From the rules here Stations may be built on any unoccupied city, even if it currently has no claimed routes into it....
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Multiple stations connection in Ticket to Ride Europe

Yes, you may use multiple borrowed routes to complete a destination ticket. There is simply no limit in the rules.
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Why did this route work? Using another player's station, in Ticket to Ride Online?

As far as I can tell that should not have worked at all. It seems like the T2R online simulation has a route calculation bug. I suggest reporting this to them. Players can only use their own train ...
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Proper use of stations, only as connecters/extenders or in place of built track?

The rules on stations are a bit complex. But there is nothing in the rules that either: prohibit the use of two or more stations in a single route. force the route to have at least one section ...
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In Ticket to Ride, do cities have to be connected in the same order as on the ticket?

In both Ticket to Ride and Ticket to Ride: Europe, routes can be completed in any order, and there's no concept of direction of travel. All that matters is whether you can reach one of the cities from ...
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Can a train station and depot be built in the same city?

No, a depot can't be in same city as a station. This is in the rules here There can never be more than 1 Depot in any city. Once placed on the board, a Depot can never be moved nor removed (nor co-...
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How do I place stations in Ticket to Ride on Steam?

Just in case StartPlayer doesn't put in an answer. Once he does I'll mark his as correct. Have you tried dragging a card to the city? That's what you do in the iOS app. You said you tried ...
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Multiple stations connection in Ticket to Ride Europe

The rules do not state that you cannot use more than one station claimed route to complete a ticket. Therefore, you may use more than one station claimed route to complete a ticket. This will ...
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How to score for claiming routes in Ticket to Ride: Europe

You seem to be misunderstanding a key part of how the game works, in both Ticket to Ride Europe and regular Ticket to Ride. On a single turn, you can only put down enough trains to follow a single ...
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What is the highest possible score in Ticket To Ride: Europe?

I had the same question, but having scored 189 in a game a couple of weeks ago, I couldn't believe 195 is the max score. Edinburgh - Athína gets 21 points with 20 carriages, so I decided to explore ...
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Did the first version of Ticket to Ride released in Europe have a USA map or a Europe map?

I have both Ticket to Ride (North America) and Ticket to Ride, Europe, and I live in Europe. As far as I know, Ticket to Ride was the first one available. But I have no link to prove it.
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In Ticket to Ride, do cities have to be connected in the same order as on the ticket?

The direction of the connection doesn’t matter, just that the two cities are connected by a train path in your colour. It doesn’t even have to be the shortest route or the most direct route, as long ...
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Can we extend the game by playing Multiple Boards At Once?

We just tried a variant of this last night, having six players and wanting to use two boards (Europe & North America). This seemed to work, but probably needs some tweaking: TEAM RULES - 3 teams ...
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Train Station doesn't work correctly in Ticket to Ride Europe [PC Version]

Yes, you have it right: You should be able to use that station to complete the Paris-Athina route. I'm guessing a reason the PC version fails here could be the fact that the end point of the borrowed ...
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Can one chain routes granted by stations in Ticket to Ride?

Yes. According to the rules: Building a train station A Train Station allows its owner to use one, and only one, of the routes belonging to another player, into (or out of) that city to help ...
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Are there any differences between the Ticket to Ride games I should take into account when choosing one?

As this question is from 2010 and many new versions have been released since, It seems worth compiling a list of versions and notable differences. This answer can then easily be edited by anyone as ...
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Ticket to Ride, Warehouses and Depots: How to collect train cards?

This is exactly how it works by the rules. Yes, you can clear your warehouse whenever you want, but by doing so you expend 2 out of 5 of your depots, so you probably also give up a bonus 10 points for ...
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What is the highest possible score in Ticket To Ride: Europe?

So myself and my daughter had a go at this and if you don't use stations i.e. you get 12 points for them, we got to 172 points going from Roma to Palermo and along the longest routes through Bucaresti,...
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