Rail holidays

The best thing about taking a rail holiday is that you'll see so much more of your destination. As the train rumbles along the tracks you'll see all those little things that make being somewhere else so fascinating. Watch the view change as the train crosses rivers, passes valleys and mountains and cuts through fields and great plains. Look out too for wildlife you wouldn't see travelling another way. Everything changes when you reach the outskirts of towns and cities and from the comfort of your carriage you'll see the details of people's everyday lives; the hustle and bustle of urban living. A train journey is also the perfect time to gather your thoughts or chat to your travelling companion and new friends. Or why not use the time to read your guidebook, researching all those exciting things you're planning to do when you reach your next thrilling destination?

Popular tours

Great Railways  of the Scottish Highlands
  • Rail holidays

Great Railways of the Scottish Highlands

5 days from £449

Jun 2015 - Sep 2015 departures

Monet's Garden & Chateaux of the Loire by Rail
  • Rail holidays

Monet's Garden & Chateaux of the Loire by Rail

7 days from £549

Jun 2015 - Sep 2016 departures

Yorkshire by Rail
  • Touring holidays
  • Rail holidays

Yorkshire by Rail

5 days from £299

Jun 2015 - Oct 2015 departures


Alpine Rail Adventure
  • Rail holidays

Alpine Rail Adventure

10 days from £999

Jun 2015 - Sep 2016 departures

Harz Mountains & Berlin by Rail
  • Rail holidays

Harz Mountains & Berlin by Rail

9 days from £919

Jun 2015 - Sep 2016 departures

Paris by Eurostar
  • Rail holidays
  • Short breaks

Paris by Eurostar

4 days from £459

Jun 2015 - Oct 2015 departures


Popular tours

Bruges, the Ardennes & the Last Post by Rail

Jun 2015 - Sep 2016 departures

7 days from £649

Bruges, the Ardennes & the Last Post by Rail

French Riviera by rail

May 2015 - Oct 2016 departures

8 days from £849

French Riviera by rail

A Week in Provence by Rail

Jun 2015 - Sep 2016 departures

8 days from £899

A Week in Provence by Rail

Swiss Lakes & Snowflakes

Dec 2015 - Feb 2016 departures

6 days from £949

Swiss Lakes & Snowflakes

Mediterranean Masterpiece by Rail

Sep 2015 departure

14 days from £1999

Mediterranean Masterpiece by Rail

Dordogne - The Heart of France by Rail

Jun 2015 - Oct 2016 departures

7 days from £789

Dordogne - The Heart of France by Rail


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