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


French Riviera by rail
  • Touring holidays
  • Rail holidays

French Riviera by rail

8 days from £999

May 2015 - Sep 2015 departures

Isle of Man Heritage Rail Adventures
  • Rail holidays

Isle of Man Heritage Rail Adventures

5 days from £579

Jun 2015 - Sep 2015 departures

Paris by Eurostar
  • Rail holidays
  • Short breaks

Paris by Eurostar

4 days from £429

Mar 2015 - Oct 2015 departures


Popular tours

Battlefields of France & Flanders by Rail - Ypres stay

Nov 2014 - Oct 2015 departures

4 days from £459

Battlefields of France & Flanders by Rail - Ypres stay

Yorkshire by Rail

May 2015 - Oct 2015 departures

5 days from £379

Yorkshire by Rail

A Week in Provence by Rail

May 2015 - Oct 2015 departures

8 days from £969

A Week in Provence by Rail

Harz Mountains & Berlin by Rail

May 2015 - Sep 2015 departures

9 days from £969

Harz Mountains & Berlin by Rail

Lake Annecy & Chamonix by train

May 2015 - Sep 2015 departures

5 days from £699

Lake Annecy & Chamonix by train

Dordogne - The Heart of France by Rail

Mar 2015 - Sep 2015 departures

7 days from £799

Dordogne - The Heart of France by Rail


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