Thameslink Art Trail by Rail

Fabulous days out from countryside to capital to coast! Having a fascinating destination in mind is a sure way to add purpose and enjoyment to a day's travel. With all the hidden gems in this Guide waiting to be discovered, you have dozens of fun excursions from which to choose.

Try grand city galleries or quirky street art trails, try active outdoor audio-visual guided walks or a glorious hike across the South Downs, explore colourful toy museums or unusual sculpture parks: there's an option for everyone.

With Thameslink lines stretching from Bedford, St Albans and Cambridge across London and south to Brighton, Horsham and Sevenoaks, there are all sorts of routes which connect together that make a great base for your adventures by train. For longer journeys perhaps think of an overnight stay to get the best of all worlds. And sit back and relax as the train takes you through beautiful lush countryside.

Find prices and book your tickets through Thameslink here.

Brighton Littlehampton Hassocks Redhill East Croydon East Grinstead Sevenoaks Otford Cambridge Foxton London St Albans Luton Bletchley Bedford