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Great Rail Europe 2020 Itineraries

23rd January 2020

Great Rail Journeys is promoting a range of spring escapes to Europe this April.

Prices start from £1,595 for both the nine-day 'Roses, Cadaques & The Ca ... read more

Ffestiniog Travel Launches 2020 Tours

25th September 2019

Ffestiniog Travel has launched its 2020 collection of escorted tours that includes, for the first time, Taiwan and Jordan, as well as an 11-day itinerary in Kyrgyzstan, the most remote ... read more

Railbookers Adds Lake Bled & Croatia Trip

15th May 2019

Railbookers has introduced a new 12-day itinerary to Lake Bled and Croatia. Prices start from £1,309 including train travel from the UK and flight back from Dubrovnik and hotel a ... read more

Great Rail Journeys Offers Free UK Rail Travel

18th March 2019

London St Pancras International is the starting point for many of Great Rail Journeys European tours and passengers booking their 2019 holiday before April 17 2019 will qualify for fre ... read more

Arena Unveils 2019 Rail Holidays

20th July 2018

Arena Travel has launched its latest brochure of fully escorted European holidays by rail for 2019.

The programme includes three new summer itineraries offering mounta ... read more

Great Rail Journeys Discover Vietnam, Cambodia and the Mekong Delta

15th March 2018

Great Rail Journeys is offering an 18-day Far East rail adventure, exploring Vietnam, Cambodia and the Mekong Delta, from £3,355 per person. A two-for-one flight upgrade from Eco ... read more

Rail Discoveries Switzerland Early Booking Deal

20th December 2017

Rail Discoveries is offering savings of up to £50 per person on 2018 scenic Switzerland holidays by rail when booked before December 31 2017.

Options include an ... read more

Grand UK Holidays New for 2018

9th October 2017

Over 55's specialist Grand UK Holidays has added a new range of escorted holidays by train in its 2018 brochure. The newly-released 148-page brochure features 35 new escorted holid ... read more

Railtrail Adds Tours for 2018

6th October 2017

Escorted rail holiday specialist Railtrail Tours has launched its 2018 brochure, featuring 12 new products and increasing its limited-edition ‘Grand Tours by Rail’ range.read more

Holidays by Rail 2018 Early Booking Deals

27th September 2017

Holidays by Rail is offering time-limited savings on a wide range of 2018 holidays. For example, there are savings of up to £150 per person on selected European, worldwide and Cr ... read more

Ffestiniog New Escorted Tours for 2018

12th September 2017

Rail holiday specialist Ffestiniog Travel has released its 2018 escorted tours brochure.

A new option is to California, Ffestiniog’s first ever dedicated tour to ... read more

Rail Discoveries Austria and Germany at Christmas

4th August 2017

Rail Discoveries' seasonal tours to Austria and Germany feature heritage railway journeys through wintry landscapes, festive visits to the finest European Christmas markets and nos ... read more

Great Rail New Winter & Festive Holidays

3rd April 2017

Great Rail Journeys has released its latest collection of escorted winter and festive holidays 2017/18. The programme includes many long-standing favourites which are popular year afte ... read more

Eurostar's High-speed Line to Bordeaux

21st March 2017

Eurostar has opened ticket sales for the route from London to Bordeaux which begins on July 2 2017. Fares start from £110 return.

The new high-speed line in Fran ... read more

Rail Discoveries Low Deposit and Early Booking Offers

4th January 2017

Rail Discoveries has a low deposit offer of £50 per person on selected 2017 UK, European, Cruise and Worldwide holidays when bookings are made by February 28 2017.

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Diamond Rail launches Berlin and Saxony Tour

6th December 2016

The latest brochure for 2017 from rail specialist Diamond Rail Holidays profiles a range of brand new tours in Germany. Amongst these is the highlight of an eight-day ‘Berlin &am ... read more

Holidays By Rail Canada and USA Early Booking Offer

18th November 2016

Holidays By Rail is offering up to £100 discount per passenger on a choice of great American adventures in 2017 when booked before November 30 2016.

Options incl ... read more

Ffestiniog New Escorted Tours 2017

5th July 2016

Ahead of the publication of its main 'Rail Holidays of the World 2017' brochure in mid-August, specialist tour operator Ffestiniog Travel has released details of new itinerarie ... read more

Holidays By Rail 2017 Early Booking Discounts

20th June 2016

New offerings from Holidays By Rail for 2017 include a 19 day America Coast to Coast trip from east to west coast and a Calgary Stampede, Canadian Rockies & Glacier holiday which c ... read more

Rail Discoveries 2016 Fly Rail Holidays

17th May 2016

There is still limited availability on a selection of Rail Discoveries' most popular Fly:Rail holidays this summer/autumn, plus an Early Booking Discount of £25 per person on ... read more

Rail Discoveries Christmas and Late Winter Breaks

2nd December 2015

Rail Discoveries is suggesting a Christmas 2015 or late winter break to some of the UK and Europe's most enchanting festive destinations. Options include the Rhine Valley in German ... read more

Diamond Rail Adds Tours for 2016

13th November 2015

Diamond Rail Holidays has launched its latest Inspirational Holidays by Rail brochure, valid between February and October 2016.

The programme offers 33 short breaks, c ... read more

Ffestiniog Travel introduces Burma Adventure

28th August 2015

Burma has been added to India & Sri Lanka in Ffestiniog Travel’s tempting selection of South Asia escorted tours.

The specialist tour operator Ffestiniog Travel offers thre ... read more

Great Rail Suggestions For Last Minute Getaways

6th August 2015

For clients still looking to get away in 2015, Great Rail Journeys still has a few places left on some of their popular escorted holidays in the UK and Europe. Destinations include Yorksh ... read more

Railtrail Launches Four Seasons Brochure

28th July 2015

Escorted rail holiday specialist Railtrail Tours has launched its Four Seasons brochure which features late summer and autumn tours for 2015, a festive programme including Christmas Marke ... read more

Eurostar Child Fare Specials

3rd July 2015

Eurostar is offering child fares from £1 each way for travel between August 1 and 27 2015.

The offer is available on tickets booked between July 2 and 9 and appl ... read more

Railbookers Honeymoons By Train

23rd June 2015

Holidays by rail specialist Railbookers is going to have a stand at the National Wedding Show at Olympia in London for the first time this year and will unveil a range of exclusive and ex ... read more

Holidays By Rail Free Add-Ons

19th May 2015

Holidays By Rail is offering value-added bonuses to clients booking the July 6 2015 departure of their Italian Lakes holiday. These include free rail travel to London and a complimentary ... read more

Rocky Mountaineer Spring Bonus Offer

27th April 2015

Rocky Mountaineer has launched a new Spring Bonus offer in this, its 25th anniversary year.

Until May 29, 2015, qualifying new bookings receive a free night in Seattle, ... read more

Ffestiniog Travel Adds New Itineraries

16th February 2015

Rail travel specialist Ffestiniog Travel has created five new trips for 2015 aimed at train and TV enthusiasts alike. Based on the most recent episodes of BBC Two’s popular Great Continen ... read more

Great Rail Savings

31st December 2014

Great Rail Journeys has added a selection of new tours to its 2015 brochures, including journeys to South Africa and India. Plus, there are savings of up to £150 per person on se ... read more

Eurostar South Of France Now On Sale

19th December 2014

Eurostar's new year round service to Lyon, Avignon and Marseille starts on May 1 2015. Tickets are on sale now with fares to Lyon from £89 return in Standard Class, and &poun ... read more

Rocky Mountaineer Early Booking Bonus

24th October 2014

For a limited period, travellers booking a qualifying 2015 Rocky Mountaineer package can receive an added value of up to £340 per person to enhance their Western Canadian adventu ... read more

Great Rail 2015 Brochure Out Now

10th September 2014

Great Rail Journeys' 2015 Europe and Cruising by Rail brochure is out now and includes new tours such as a Greek Islands Cruise as well as firm favourites like the Grand Tour of Europe. C ... read more

Holidays By Rail Travel This Summer For 2015 Savings

20th May 2014

Holidays By Rail is offering passengers booking 2014 trips to Switzerland’s lakes and mountains, the picturesque French Riviera, and colourful Spain and Morocco, the chance to ea ... read more

Eurostar Tickets To German Cities

12th February 2014

Eurostar has introduced a new ticket offering in partnership with German high-speed rail operator, Deutsche Bahn. From January 31 2014, tickets are available to purchase to six popular c ... read more

Great Rail Journeys 2014

30th January 2014

Rail holiday specialist Great Rail Journeys is promoting some popular holiday ideas.

USA Coast to Coast - Departing London 2014

The ultimate Ame ... read more

Eurostar Summer Service On Sale

22nd December 2013

Following the success of Eurostar's trial service to Lyon and Provence last spring, Eurostar's annual summer service direct to Avignon in the South of France opened for sale on ... read more

Holidays By Rail Canadian Rockies Offer

24th October 2013

Holidays By Rail believes that Canada is a fantastic destination for a rail holiday. Verdant river valleys, towering mountain peaks and expansive prairies and plains are the colourful ... read more

Ffestiniog Travel Celebrates 40th Anniversary in 2014

23rd September 2013

Ffestiniog Travel will celebrate its 40th anniversary next year and has unveiled its 2014 Rail Holidays of the World' brochure which features nine new escorted tours and a commemor ... read more

Great Rail Journeys Book Early for 2014 Savings

5th September 2013

Great Rail Journeys has released its brand new Europe & UK by Rail 2014 Collection, featuring the best-selling and most popular tours around Europe, Ireland and the UK. Prices star ... read more

Great Rail Journeys Summer 2013 Out Now

1st May 2013

The Great Rail Journeys Summer 2013 Collection features a wide choice of lakes and mountains tours through some of Europe's most beautiful regions, from Alpine routes in Switzerlan ... read more

Eurostar Trials New Spring Service to Southern France

17th December 2012

Eurostar is launching a new direct service from London and Avignon to three popular holiday destinations in the South of France; Lyon, Avignon and Aix-en-Provence.

The new w ... read more

Treyn Rail & Stay Breaks

22nd March 2012

Treyn Rail Holidays has introduced a range of 23 good value European city breaks by rail.

Designed for independent travellers who want a holiday without a group or Tour Mana ... read more

The Danube Express Flexible Rail Travel Ideas

13th October 2011

The 2012 brochure issued by the Danube Express features a mix-and-match approach to tailoring individual holidays from an array of journeys, upgrades and add-ons. Prices in the brochur ... read more

Rail Holidays of the World Christmas 2011 tours

10th August 2011

Specialist railway holiday operator Ffestiniog Travel has announced that it will be running four escorted European Christmas Tours in December 2011. Each tour is designed to deliver a ... read more

Rocky Mountaineer 2012 Brochure Launched

5th August 2011

Rocky Mountaineer has announced the launch of its 2012 virtual brochure featuring two new additions to its Western Canadian rail itineraries.

The new Coastal Passage route w ... read more

Eurostar Ski Train Now on Sale

2nd August 2011

Eurostar has opened ticket sales for its direct ski services from St Pancras International and Ashford International to the French Alps.

The seasonal ski services will run f ... read more

Great Rail Journeys Promotes New Tour

25th May 2011

Ash cloud worries? Great Rail Journeys is promoting its 'Majesty of Spain' tour for a Spanish rail adventure.

This tour departs on 14th June, 6th September and 4th O ... read more

1st Class Holidays: Two New Australia Brochures

23rd May 2011

Tailor-made holiday specialist 1st Class Holidays has launched The Complete Guide to Australia 2011/12 and its debut Australia Touring by Rail brochure.

Australia by Rail fe ... read more

French Travel Service New Rail Tours

13th December 2010

French Travel Service has introduced four new independent rail tours of France in 2011. Some itineraries are flexible and allow passengers to choose how long they stay in one particula ... read more

Rocky Mountaineer Issues 2011 brochure

6th October 2010

Adventure operator Rocky Mountaineer has issued its 2011 brochure, with more than 20 packages. Prices start at approximately £620 per person for a three-night Classic First Passage ... read more

Great Rail Journeys River Cruising by Rail 2011

18th May 2010

Great Rail Journeys has launched its 2011 River Cruising by Rail programme featuring 16 'no-fly' European river cruises.

Options range from a French hotel-barge for a leisurely ... read more

Great Rail Journeys Adds Iconic Trains

18th November 2009

Great Rail Journeys’ European Holidays by Rail brochure for 2010 is on sale now featuring 87 itineraries, 10 in the UK, with departures between March and October 2010.

Th ... read more


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