European Rail Travel Articles

Enjoy the Scottish Highlands by train

The Highlands of Scotland offer some of the most picturesque, untouched landscape in the UK.


Eight Reasons Why Trains are Better than Planes

Trains are just so much better than planes and here are eight reasons why.


A Cultured Weekend in Marseille by train

Sat on the French coast on the Med, the rough and ready port town retains the feeling of still being an undiscovered gem.


A Biarritz Surfing Safari by train

Making the pilgrimage to the southern French town is easy by train.


The Best Scenic Rail Journeys in Europe

We’ve picked four of Europe’s most scenic railway journeys.


The Spanish Rail-Crawl: Madrid- Valencia - Barcelona

Tackling three of Spain’s most exciting cities over the course of a week is easy by rail


Belgian Beer By Rail - Antwerp’s Best Beer Cafes

If there is one thing that the Belgians do better than anyone else, it’s chocolate. But if there is another, then it’s beer.


London to Amsterdam by Train... on a Stag Do

A Stag Do by rail? Surely that's asking for trouble?


Bratislava to Vienna: Two Capitals in a Weekend

Only one hour apart but two distinct cities


London to Paris on the Eurostar: The Ultimate Romantic Trip

If it is the ultimate London to Paris romance package you want then look no further.


The latest

It's Oktoberfest time!!
It's Oktoberfest time!!

From 21 September to 6 October 2019 head to Germany for the world's largest beer festival

RegioJet adds new direct services to Budapest
RegioJet adds new direct services to Budapest

From summer 2020, RegioJet trains will operate via Vienna direct to Budapest

Bulgaria invests in its sleeper services
Bulgaria invests in its sleeper services

The sleeper carriages operating from Sofia to Varna and Burgas get a revamp!

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