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Have you ever bought a train ticket and then needed to change your travel plans? Ditto! It can be really stressful when you’re thrown a curve ball and you need to take a different train. There is a less-stress way, using Trainline’s app to book tickets you can see which other train services your ticket is valid […]


Reasons to visit Dad by train this June

Father’s Day is just around the corner (19th June), and as if you need them, we’ve made a list of the reasons to hop on a train and visit your ol’Dad… Eccentric Dad Dad has random hobbies which he takes to extremes. We’re talking the oddities that only his nearest and dearest can understand. It’s […]


Britain’s Best Botanical Wonders by Train

We love trains and inspired by Chelsea Flower Show we’ve created a round-up of Britain’s best botanical experiences by train… this is flower power! Eden Project, Cornwall The Eden Project houses over 5000 varieties of plant in its 30 acres of garden, it has 3 gigantic biomes set at different temperatures and humidities to replicate different […]



Eagerly waiting at the station drop off, laughing yourself out the train, flicking through a free paper. #trainvibes is what you make of your train journey and we want to shout about it because at Trainline we absolutely love train travel. Everyday the special moments of train travel get captured, and we think it’s a […]

Win a signed copy of Ticket to Ride

Win a signed copy of Ticket To Ride

We’ve been lucky enough to get our hands on a copy of Tom Chesshyre’s newest book, Ticket To Ride, and talk to him about writing the book! Tom famously loves trains, so it’s no surprise that in his latest page-turner he’s taken 49 spectacular train trips across the world. What makes rail travel in the […]


Bike + Train: Take on the Tour De Yorkshire

This year’s Tour De Yorkshire was incredible – over 1 million spectators turned out to watch! We’ve put together a bike + train weekend away so that you can unleash your inner-Voeckler on those Yorkshire hills! Taking on Stage 1: Beverley to Settle Stage one cuts across the heart of Yorkshire, taking in a stunning […]

Search Glastonbury Festival

  Glastonbury Festival by train is a no-brainer… Travelling by train is a straightforward way to get to Glastonbury Festival, and it’s on a mobile ticket route so you can use your phone to avoid the queues. Heading to the festival by train frees up your time to chill, eat, sleep, read, check your phone, watch […]


Best Family Festivals By Train

Travelling by train is a great way to get your clan to a festival, there is space to move, eat and play plus it can be a fabulous budget busting option when you book in advance. Wilderness In a nutshell: Wilderness has a relaxed, revitalising atmosphere. It’s the perfect festival for the family to get […]


I am delighted to announce that we have acquired Continental Europe’s leading independent online rail retailer, Captain Train. You can read the official press release here. What does this mean? It means that as a combined business we will be the world’s leading independent European rail retailer. For you, our customers, it means that buying […]