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 £599

May 2015 - Sep 2015 departures

Bruges, the Ardennes & the Last Post by Rail
  • Touring holidays
  • Rail holidays

Bruges, the Ardennes & the Last Post by Rail

7 days from £699

Apr 2015 - Sep 2015 departures

Alpine Rail Adventure
  • Rail holidays

Alpine Rail Adventure

10 days from £1399

May 2015 - Oct 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 £739

Apr 2015 - Oct 2015 departures

Mediterranean Masterpiece by Rail
  • Touring holidays
  • Rail holidays

Mediterranean Masterpiece by Rail

14 days from £1849

Apr 2015 - Oct 2015 departures

Thailand to Singapore by train with Bintan add-on
  • Touring holidays
  • Holidays by air
  • Rail holidays

Thailand to Singapore by train with Bintan add-on

20 days from £2848

Oct 2014 departure


Popular tours

Thailand to Singapore by train

Oct 2014 departure

17 days from £2599

Thailand to Singapore by train

Yorkshire by Rail

Oct 2014 - Oct 2015 departures

5 days from £349

Yorkshire by Rail

French Riviera by rail

May 2015 - Sep 2015 departures

8 days from £999

French Riviera by rail

A Week in Provence by Rail

May 2015 - Oct 2015 departures

8 days from £969

A Week in Provence by Rail

Rockies, Rail and an Alaskan Cruise

May 2015 - Jun 2016 departures

15 days from £3299

Rockies, Rail and an Alaskan Cruise

Battlefields of France & Flanders by Rail - Ypres stay

Oct 2014 - Oct 2015 departures

4 days from £459

Battlefields of France & Flanders by Rail - Ypres stay


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