Summer Holidays by Rail

Soak up the sunshine on a tailor made holiday to the warmest corners of Europe. Whatever your plans for the summer, we can help get you to your destination. Discover the hidden bays and inlets of the Amalfi Coast, check out some of the world’s best urban beaches in San Sebastian and Lisbon, or try some island hopping off the coast of Croatia.

​Have a look at our suggested itineraries below or give us a call if you would like to personalise your own holiday.



Recommended Itineraries

Summer Holidays by Rail
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 £699
  • 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
11 Days
  • Turin
  • Ljubljana
  • Split
  • Hvar Island
  • Zagreb
  • Munich
One of Europe's most popular holiday regions, the Adriatic coastline of Croatia, is easily accessible by rail from London - enjoy beautiful scenery and combine Split with the island of Hvar.
From £1,299
11 Days
  • Turin
  • Piran
  • Ljubljana
  • Bled
  • Munich
Take in the scenery and culture of Slovenia on this 10-night holiday. Your suggested itinerary takes you from the coastal resort of Piran to Lake Bled in the Julian Alps, via majestic capital Ljubljana.
From £1,099
8 Days
  • Avignon
  • Aix en Provence
Travel down to Avignon on high-speed Eurostar and TGV trains. Spend time here with a choice of tours before moving onto Aix-en-Provence and visiting the beautiful natural landscapes of the Camargue.
From £929
7 Days
  • Freiburg
  • Rapallo
  • Cannes
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
11 Days
  • Strasbourg
  • Bellinzona
  • Lugano
  • Locarno
  • Lausanne
Visit Ticino, the beautiful Italian-speaking canton of southern Switzerland. Take in the best of the region with a complimentary Ticino Ticket - a travel pass to use throughout your stay.
From £1,299
11 Days
  • Perpignan
  • Cordoba
  • Granada
  • Ronda
  • Seville
  • Nimes
With its Moorish feel and Spanish zest for life, Andalucia is an enchanting region that seduces visitors through every sense. The Alhambra Palace, the Mezquita of Cordoba and Seville Cathedral are just some of the highlights of this holiday.
From £1,199
14 Days
  • Bordeaux
  • Lisbon
  • Porto
  • Coimbra
  • Faro
Take in the best of Portugal on this sun-drenched holiday, starting out from London and travelling via Bordeaux to vibrant capital Lisbon, pretty Porto, historic Coimbra and Faro, the gateway to the Algarve.
From £1,199
7 Days
  • Turin
  • Naples
  • Taormina
  • Valletta
Travel by train from the UK through France and Italy to the island of Sicily, then hop on a boat and travel across the Mediterranean to Malta on this great island-hopping itinerary. Your holiday includes nights in Turin, Naples and Taormina on Sicily along with 3 nights in historic Maltese capital Valletta.
From £799
9 Days
  • Montpellier
  • Valencia
  • Palma
Take the train through France and Spain, breaking your journey in Montpellier en route to sunny Valencia. Enjoy a 3-night stay in this port city with its beaches and futuristic architecture before taking an overnight ferry across the Mediterranean to Palma on the island of Mallorca. Here you'll have two full days to explore, including a full day tour of the island by coach, boat and vintage train.
From £999
8 Days
  • Turin
  • Desenzano
  • Venice
  • Zurich
Combine the unique city of Venice on the Adriatic, with a stay on the shores of Italy's largest and most popular lake on this essential Italian holiday by rail.
From £1,199