New! BritRail Bonus Offers from ACP Rail

Over 100 bonus offers at attractions in England, Scotland and Wales

There are now over 100 more great reasons to bring a BritRail Pass or Ticket on your next trip as you can take advantage of BritRail Bonus Offers, including special benefits… more>

Feb 17th
Posted by Ruben in Discounts,United Kingdom

Around-the-world honeymooners take the UK by train

During our 675-day honeymoon around the world, we always try to experience the things that really exemplify a place. So when it came to choosing the best way to explore Great Britain, we knew it had to be by train…after all the Brits invented… more>

Jan 8th
Posted by Ruben in United Kingdom

5 Spooky ghost tours in Britain : just in time for Halloween

Victims of a tragic fate, souls that cannot rest in peace, spirits roaming around in towns and castles… learn the stories of Britain’s notorious ghosts. This Halloween season, we look at 5 walks and tours that will have you shaking in your boots, so grab your more>

Oct 29th
Posted by Ruben in United Kingdom

Edinburgh to London: The East Coast Main Line

By Ruth J. Katz (Style and Travel Editor /  Promenade magazine / New York City)

I love train travel, but unfortunately, we do not have a very practical and efficient network in the United States for train travel, at least not the way the Europeans do… more>

Oct 22nd
Posted by Ruben in Contributors,United Kingdom

Save up to 20% on popular BritRail passes

New! Low Season discount now offered on BritRail South West Passes

On September 1st, BritRail’s most popular rail passes will be available at a 20% discount when purchased for travel in November, December, January and February. The Low Season discount not only applies to the classic… more>

Aug 30th
Posted by Ruben in Discounts,United Kingdom

A rail journey through Yorkshire

By Patrice Raplee

Yorkshire, a historic county of Northern England, is the largest in the United Kingdom. The county’s lush and unspoiled countryside, lovely villages, grand coastlines and spellbinding, rugged north moors are a unique destination. Yorkshire offers travelers the opportunity to visit… more>

Jul 18th
Posted by Ruben in Contributors,United Kingdom

Chianti Classico experience in Tuscany

For two ladies who like our vino, a day in Chianti, Tuscany sounded almost too good to be true. In search of those picture-perfect Tuscan landscapes, we hopped on an early bus to Greve, which is located in the Chianti region. A one hour ride from downtown… more>

Travel Back in Time to Medieval England: Norwich

By Marilyn Jones

Train travel has made a day away from London an easy proposition for travelers based in the capital city. One city you might like to consider is Norwich, the most complete medieval city in England with the largest intact medieval street pattern in… more>

May 22nd
Posted by Ruben in Contributors,United Kingdom

Endlessly and Effortlessly Enjoying Britain by Rail

By: Ruth J. Katz  (Style and Travel Editor / Promenade Magazine / New York City)

Just in time for an upcoming trip to London, BritRail has sent me, in my inbox, a missive touting a promotion on rail travel.  How lucky am I?  It’s not enough that… more>

Mar 15th
Posted by Angela in Contributors,United Kingdom

Taking the Sleeper Train from London to Penzance

By Sharon Whitley Larsen

“You must go to St. Ives!” our British friend in Yorkshire told us. My husband Carl and I, longtime Anglophiles, have toured most of the United Kingdom — mostly by train, which we love. Recently, after revisiting North Wales and Liverpool and with… more>

Feb 7th
Posted by Angela in Contributors,United Kingdom
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