Category: NationalRail.com

Museums to entertain the whole family this half-term

With February half-term just around the corner, it’s the perfect time for a family break. Nationalrail.com offers cheap train tickets to destinations all over the UK so you can find a place to play with the kids and escape your busy schedule....

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Visit the UK capitals for Valentine’s Day

Nationalrail.com is here to help those of you with great recommendations who haven’t quite figured out what they’re doing for Valentine’s Day. What better way to spend the 14th than in one of the UK’s capital cities? Here are the details of...

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Do you need a holiday?

Question time: Which one of these statements suits you the most? I’m so stressed out. I need a holiday. I’ve done really well this month. I should reward myself with a holiday. I’ve not had a break in a while. I should...

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Train travel essentials

At times, train journeys seem to take a while, but it’s nothing a little bit of preparation can’t fix! On modern day trains, there are ways to make a commute seem effortless – all you need are a few travelling essentials and...

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New Year’s parties 2017

As 2016 comes to a close, people all over the UK are sorting out their New Year’s Eve plans. With public fireworks displays and private club events available in full, we’re here to give you a taste of what’s waiting for you....

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Festive events for the whole family

Every year, events are held all over the UK when families can go and enjoy some festive fun together. We think it’s important to break routine and get away somewhere every once in a while. What better excuse do you need than...

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Take the train to visit family this Christmas

Christmas can be an, unfortunately, manic time of year. Among the gift-giving, song-singing and ever diminishing bank account figure, there is the worry that you may not get the chance to see the whole family. The unpredictable UK weather can make it...

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Indoor winter activities in the UK

Most people are under the impression that you need to travel abroad for winter holidays to find mountains of snow and ice. But that is no longer true. There are locations all around the UK that offer skiing and snowboarding lessons and...

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Winter food festivals in the UK

This winter, food festivals are in full effect! Wouldn’t that make a great refuge from the chaos of Christmas shopping? The following locations are all reachable by train – so book your train tickets now at www.nationalrail.com. And bring a bib, it...

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