Gift guide: Train travel accessories

Are you planning a holiday with a friend or family member? Or know someone who’s embarking on a rail destination in the near future?

At NationalRail.com, we’re celebrating the season by picking out some Christmas gift ideas for the train traveller. Here are some great train travel accessories for comfortable and stylish trips in the UK.

Luggage:  For your friend who enjoys extreme sports, Swedish manufacturers have created the next generation of suitcases on wheels. This carry-on suitcase is also a scooter. Hop off the train and scoot right on through to a holiday destination with this Micro Luggage Scooter.

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Micro Luggage Scooter, £299.95, available at Micro-scooters.co.uk.

Ticket storage: Cath Kidston is a quintessentially British brand. Its travel accessories are useful and cute, like this floral ticket holder which can hold an ID, bank cards, and “an unnecessary stash of old train tickets.” Perfect.

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Cath Kidston Spray flowers ticket holder, £6. Available at CathKidston.com

Comfort: You may have tried out the round travel neck pillows before, but what about this one which also provides warmth and privacy?

The Travel HoodiePillow comes in patterns or solids, and you can choose from inflatable or memory foam! Choose adult sizes or for children as well, and everyone can have a snooze on the train journey with a hood to stay warm.

 

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Inflatable Travel HoodiePillow in Red Plaid Fleece, available on Amazon.co.uk.

Footware: Those who travel for business or feel the need to wear heels while on holiday could use a spare pair of kicks to relieve their feet while riding the rails. These Rollasole loafersare the perfect answer: while not in use, they roll up to fit easily in your bag or luggage!Numerous designs and colours are available for the travel-savvy lady on your gift list.

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Rollasole Loafers in black, £19.95, available at Rollasole.com.

Of course, the best gift option is a set of train tickets to a picturesque location in the UK. Book your train travel at NationalRail.com today.

We hope these travel accessories will make sure you and your loved ones have an even more satisfying train journey this Christmas!

Happy holidays from NationalRail.com.