May 20, meet Ellie, The European Eagle Owl, housed along with other birds of prey on Swinton Park Castle’s grounds. After learning about all the resident birds, Ellie was released and invited to fly, and then land on each of our hands, with the… more>
Day 2 – Up early and on our way to drop off our luggage at London Euston’s ‘Left Luggage’ counter, where travelers can check in their bags for the day or longer. Then we hopped back on the tube to meet up with our Blue Badge tour… more>
Follow our journey through England, Scotland & Wales
By: Angela Guezen
Yours truly was given two weeks, two BritRail Passes and free reign to create an awesome itinerary. Along with my travel buddy, who is also a great photographer, we plan on exploring the likes of London, Glasgow,… more>
Explore Even More of Britain with an Extra Travel Day
On Sale April 1st – April 29th, 2011
As Britain is a-buzz with excitement leading up to William and Kate’s Royal Wedding to be held on April 29th, BritRail is pleased to join in the celebrations by… more>
From enchanted palaces to Shakespeare theatres
England has so many places to visit, from historic properties, to modern cities and coastal getaways; it’s tricky to make an itinerary that covers it all. On that note, here are a few new attractions to add to the list,… more>
FAQ – I would like to travel the popular route from London to Glasgow. Can you please outline the train stations, expected travel times, train frequency and any other details of what I may experience on this route?
You will depart from London Euston and arrive at Glasgow Central train station. Depending on the train, the trip duration ranges from approximately 4hr 8min to 4hr 30min on direct routes. On average a train departs every hour but during peak times the frequency is as often as… more>
Tickets on sale March 15
With less than 18 months to go until the London 2012 Games, excitement is building, especially as tickets go on sale March 15, 2011.
The London 2012 Games are to be held next summer from July 27 to August 12, covering… more>
If you plan on stopping in the UK for a quick visit, you may be surprised to know that BritRail offers rail passes with short validities, including just 2 or 3 days.
Take two of BritRail’s regional passes for example: the London Plus Pass and the Central Scotland… more>
A BritRail Pass allows unlimited travel on the national rail network throughout Great Britain – which means that yes, you can really access ALL the trains in the UK. Okay, there is one exception; the exception is any steam trains or other private “ride” trains.
Receive orders faster from one of our 4 global distribution centers
It’s nice to know the shipping deal before you place an order online so here it is. ACP Rail has distribution centers in North America, Europe, China and Australia, ready to ship anywhere in the world. Shipping… more>