New adventures for 2019

14 December 2018

Instead of giving things up, why not try something new instead? With so many scenic rail adventures to choose from you'll never be short of ideas!

Here are just a few suggestions of how you can explore Britain by rail, simply choose your preferred theme and see where you can go! Don't forget to visit for more inspiration...

Discover epic railway journeys on Scenic Rail Britain website

Head into the heart of the Scottish Highlands by train as you travel through the Cairngorms National Park exploring the Highland Main Line.

Enjoy unparalleled panoramic views of lochs dominated by towering mountains as you explore the magical West Highland Line.

Keep an eye out for witches and wizards making their way to Hogwarts too!

West Highland Line featured on Scenic Rail Britain

Take a beautiful ride along the Hope Valley Line passing rugged hillsides and scenic valleys travelling from Sheffield's city of steel to the vibrant northern city of Manchester.

Steam train along the Heart of Wales Line

Have a journey of epic proportions as you explore 121 miles of railway along the Heart of Wales Line, crossing impressive viaducts, Welsh marshes and idyllic villages.

Discover coastal railways on Scenic Rail Britain website

Travel along the Cumbrian Coast Line  where the railway hugs the scenic coast for some great #Insta-worthy photographs.

Explore the Cumbrian coast by rail

The Bittern Line provides the best of both countryside and coast starting from the Norfolk city of Norwich passing through the Broads National Park and onto the popular seaside town of Sheringham.

Discover the Riviera Line

Classed as one of England's best-loved stretches of railway, the Riviera Line follows the beautiful coastline of Devon.

Following the path of the River Stour estuary the Mayflower Line from England's smallest town, Manningtree to the busy port of Harwich.

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Explore Historic railway lines

Journey on the first coast to coast passenger railway line, originally opened in 1838 with a ride along the Tyne Valley Line.

Tyne Valley Line

Experience the skills of Victorian engineering as you travel across the four viaducts showcasing superb views of the area along the Penistone Line.

Travel on the Chester to Shrewsbury Line and journey along impressive viaducts and enjoy panoramic views of cities, towns and villages along the line.

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Picturesque countryside

Delve into the area's history, have a cultural day out or enjoy an afternoon of shopping along the Mid Cheshire Line.

Discover rolling countryside, wildlife havens and historic market towns along the Hereward Line from Peterborough to Ely.

South Fylde Line at Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Have an action-packed day out along the South Fylde Line boasting championship golf courses, Victorian coastal towns, wildlife reserves and one of Britain's most popular theme parks, Blackpool Pleasure Beach.

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There are plenty more hidden gems to discover and adventures to be had by rail. Find your inspiration and get planning here:

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