Holidays for 2020

Europe is open! As more and more countries across the continent open their doors to visitors again, this could be the perfect time for a change of scenery. Many train lines are running a normal service, museums, shops, restaurants and bars are open and measures are being applied to keep everyone safe. Have a look at our suggested last-minute holiday ideas below.  You can also read our blog about rail travel in Europe at the moment HERE.



Recommended Itineraries

Holidays for 2020
7 Days
  • Nice
  • Cannes
Speed through France and enjoy a week soaking up the sunshine and scenery on the Côte d'Azur. With 3 nights in Nice and Cannes, there's plenty of time to explore this glamorous stretch of coastline.
From £729
7 Days
  • Freiburg
  • Rapallo
  • Turin
Travel to Italy via the spectacular Rhine Gorge and Gotthard Pass routes then spend three full days exploring the Ligurian coastline and Cinque Terre region.
From £749
8 Days
  • Trier
  • Boppard
  • Rudesheim
Enjoy a relaxing rail holiday taking in the stunning landscapes of the Rhine and Moselle Rivers. Your journey takes you to Trier, the 'Rome of the North', then onto the banks of the Rhine, with stays in beautiful Boppard and Rudesheim.
From £729
  • Dartmouth
  • Looe
  • Falmouth
  • Penzance
Beat the traffic on the A303 or M5 with a smooth rail journey to the south west of England. Take the train to Devon and experience a bygone era on the South Devon Steam Railway, and then take in three of Cornwall’s most charming coastal towns - Looe, Falmouth and Penzance.
From £799
8 Days
  • Avignon
Speed through France by high-speed TGV and then pick up a hire car and head into the beautiful region of Provence, staying for 7 nights in the stunning surroundings of the Parc Naturel Régional des Alpilles. Enjoy time at leisure to explore nearby Arles, Avignon, Aix and the unique landscapes of the Camargue.
From £849
  • Vevey
Speed down to the Swiss Riviera and enjoy 5 nights in the pretty town of Vevey on the shores of Lake Geneva, including a regional rail pass so that you can make the most of your stay.
From £899
  • Chur
  • Interlaken
Experience three of Europe’s most thrilling and impressive train journeys as you take the Glacier Express, Bernina Express and Jungfrau Mountain Railway in stunning Switzerland.
From £1,099
  • Chur
  • Como
  • Freiburg
Travel out to one of Italy's most sought-after holiday regions, majestic Lake Como. Take the train via Paris to Chur in Switzerland, then make your entrance in style via the Bernina Express and boat.
From £899
10 Days
  • Nice
  • Castelvecchio Pascoli
  • Turin
Head for the Tuscan Hills on this 9-night adventure including rail travel to Pisa, 7 days' car hire and hotel accommodation in a stunning rural setting. There's plenty of time to explore this beautiful region of Italy, with Lucca and the Tuscan coast both only an hour away. Return to the UK with a night in Turin en route.
From £1,299
  • Bergen
  • Oslo
Fly to Norway to take in one of Europe's great rail journeys aboard the Flåm Railway, along with a fjord cruise and visits to the vibrant cities of Bergen and Oslo.
From £899
10 Days
  • Cologne
  • Innsbruck
  • Zell Am See
  • Salzburg
  • Graz
  • Vienna
Combine stunning rail journeys with fabulous Alpine destinations on this essential tour of Austria, taking in Innsbruck, Zell am See, Salzburg, Graz and capital city Vienna.
From £1,299
8 Days
  • Munich
  • Bled
  • Heidelberg
Spend 5 nights at the enchanting Lake Bled in Slovenia, travelling by train through the beautiful Austrian Alps and along the Rhine Gorge.
From £869