Travel Blog

Guide to travelling safely during the pandemic:

The government recently announced that from 15th June it is illegal to travel without wearing a face covering on public transport – this includes bus, coach, train, and trams. With numerous announcements, sometimes guidance is not always clear, however it is important...

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Places to Go – Rochdale, Greater Manchester

Places to Go is our monthly feature, NationalRail.com owner and former stationmaster Alex Nelson explores UK tourism by rail. As rail travel is still not advised, this month Alex discusses his visit to Rochdale last year! My visit to Rochdale in May...

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Four apps for a more comfortable train journey!

Whilst travelling by rail is currently not advised, we cannot blame you for fantasising about your next trip. One of the things that comes to mind when planning a train journey is how to stay comfortable on board. If there is one...

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LNER offer the chance to name an Azuma train!

It has been a year since the LNER Azuma train ‘zoomed’ into our lives. If you are a train lover or a railway enthusiast, you will be aware of how exciting this has been for the railway industry. Whilst travel is still...

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