Trains & Railways

North Yorkshire Moors Railway

North Yorkshire Moors Railway helps to get group visits back on track

North Yorkshire Moors Railway is offering group tickets at peak times, for off-peak prices in a bid to tempt more visitors back on the tracks.

Durham

Arena Rail Holidays’ new UK tours respond to interest in staycations

Arena Rail Holidays says its 2021 itineraries, which include Durham and the Yorkshire Dales, will continue the trend for short breaks and holidays in Britain.

North Yorkshire Moors Railway

North Yorkshire Moors Railway launches virtual experience to help its future

The heritage attraction has launched a virtual store where people can buy a journey on a steam train, tour of a footplate, or even a virtual bacon butty. 

Rovos Rail's observation car

Review: Take the slow train through South Africa

Rovos Rail celebrates its 30th anniversary this year and recreates the golden age of travel in spectacular style, writes Jeannine Williamson. 

Bekonscot Model Village & Railway

New Buckinghamshire itineraries to bring TV and literary fans to the county

Visit Buckinghamshire & The Chilterns has created new itineraries, suitable for groups, linking to various films, TV series and authors. 

1. The Jacobite, Scotland

In pictures: The UK’s top 6 steam railway journeys

It’s full steam ahead as vintage trains from Scotland, England and Wales all make the list, perfect for a group day out on the tracks.

Snowdon Mountain Railway Traditional Diesel Service

Snowdon Mountain Railway announces group packages for this season

Snowdon Mountain Railway in Wales has revealed its latest group booking information including details of its train journeys with a difference.

The Sweet Dreams

New steam train experience from Waterloo to Windsor

The steam train service will be the first in modern history to travel between London Waterloo and Windsor.

Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway

New steam railway tour launched in the Lake District

Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway has revealed a new steam tour for 2019 especially for small interest groups. 

Keighley and Worth Railway

8 railway trips offering amazing views

Sit back and relax with your group on these eight scenic railways, offering views of some of the most beautiful areas across England, Scotland and Wales.

Taj Mahal

Great Rail Journeys announces new group tours for 2020

Great Rail Journeys has released details of five new tours for 2020 and introduces its first Worldwide Small Group tours.

Edinburgh

Great Rail Journeys launches new ‘smaller group’ tours

The rail company has announced eight new holiday itineraries which are suitable for smaller groups of up to 20 people, including locations in Switzerland and Italy.

Severn Valley Railway

Severn Valley Railway launches cream tea package for groups

New this summer is a cream tea offering onboard the Severn Valley Railway.

Glacier Express

Alpine adventures new for Arena Rail Holidays in 2019

Arena Rail Holidays has unveiled its 2019 programme which includes a six-day rail journey through Austria.

Snowdon Mountain Railway

Snowdon Mountain Railway opens for summer season

Snowdon Mountain Railway is anticipating a record number of visitors this year as trains prepare to return to the summit for the start of the summer season.

Golden Eagle

Great Rail Journeys offers new tours to Bali, Canada and Russia

The group rail tour operator, Great Rail Journeys has announced its holidays for 2019, with five new ‘bucket list adventures’.

Eurostar%2C the Netherlands

Eurostar’s London-Amsterdam service to launch in April

Eurostar has announced that its new direct route from London to Amsterdam will launch on Wednesday 4th April.

Tornado

Just Go! launches steam train trips to Cambridge, York and Ireland

Just Go Holidays!' new steam train breaks for 2018 include rides on The Royal Scot and the Tornado.

Amsterdam

New rail programme unveiled by South Quay Travel & Leisure

South Quay Travel & Leisure has started the year by launching a selection of Short Breaks by Rail, which will be available for group bookings.