Easter Getaway Hacks from Trainline

Avoid Easter getaway stress with these travel tips

Less time in traffic = more time for chocolate! 🚄 🍫 🐰 Easter marks the start of spring. It’s great, excessive chocolate consumption, and around 30 variants of hot-cross bun in the shops – both predictable and delightful in equal measure. However, there are some predictable features of Easter that are considerably less delightful, like traffic jams or stomach ache […]

Trainline early booking

Early booking for Easter

The early bird catches the Easter bunny First things first, it is very early, for Easter. But Easter eggs have already been in the shops for a fortnight, so, we’re hopping on this early-Easter bandwagon because it’s perfect timing for saving money on your train tickets. The rule to remember is early booking is the best way to […]

Escape Valentine's Day

The Great (Valentine’s Day) Escape

Because some people prefer not to share their chocolate… Valentine’s Day is a lovely rest-bite to the otherwise dank and grey winter months. Although traditionally for two, we like the idea of a modern Valentine’s Day, reclaimed for eating posh chocs and going on adventures, in ones, twos, threes or whatever you fancy. So, here […]

Valentine's Day Surprise

Valentine’s Day Surprise – It’s time to book!

The fool proof Valentine’s Day checklist… Valentine’s Day has a tendency to creep up on you, and although everyone says they want a quiet night in. No-one can deny the thrill they get when their special person makes an extra special effort. Fortunately, we’ve got you covered, here’s what you need to know to set […]

Christmas Shopping by Heidi Sandstrom

5 Tips for last minute Christmas travel

5 Tips for last minute Christmas travel Although Christmas is the same time each year, undoubtedly there are occasions when we need to move around at the last minute, so here are our top tips for taking the train for last minute Christmas travel. 1. Check your journey The number one rule of Christmas travel is […]

Christmas Travel

🎄 Christmas Presence 🎄

Presence is better than presents! At this time of year when your diary is bursting with festivities it can be tricky to find time to spend with the people you love, especially over long distances. Meeting somewhere in the middle for Christmas shopping, a panto or hearty roast dinner is a great way of seeing the people you love while juggling the […]

An Unmissable Christmas in London

Trainline Blogger Network’s Chris Osburn (also known as TikiChris!) is back and this time helping us plan a festive trip to London… An Unmissable Christmas in London with Trainline Blogger Network’s Chris Osburn… Happy Christmas! Are you heading to London this festive season for a family outing or shopping expedition? Here’s a list of Yuletide sights and activities you’re […]

6 signs it’s back to uni time

The SIX signs you’re going back to uni… Sometimes all the signs come at once, sometimes the feeling just sort of creeps in, but around about now, you know the back-to-uni vibes will strike. Here are the 6 signs that you’re going back to uni… ONE Slowly but surely Halloween themed objects begin to infiltrate everyday […]