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Rail Travel


Brightline Announces Return to Service

Brightline has announced its plans to resume service in South Florida in November 2021, with new service enhancements and safety protocols.
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The Napa Valley Wine Train Returns

The Napa Valley Wine Train will be returning on Monday, May 17. 
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Amtrak Deals for Private Roomette

Amtrak is currently offering deals for customers booking a private Roomette for travel this summer.
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Rail Europe Launches Mobile Version of Eurail Passes

Rail Europe is launching a mobile version of the Eurail Passes, proposing a new range of services such as flexible exchange options, and a more sustainable way to travel.

Amtrak Partners with Lysol to Fight COVID-19 on Trains

Amtrak announces partnership with RB, the makers of Lysol, to fight COVID-19 and ensure its facilities and trains are safe by strengthening its disinfection protocols.

Eurail Announces Digital Pass for Italy Train Travel

For the first time in the 61-year history of Eurail, travelers can access an all-in-one mobile pass through the Rail Planner app: the Italy Mobile Pass.
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Rocky Mountaineer Suspends Remainder of 2020 Travel

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, and continued government travel and health restrictions, Rocky Mountaineer will suspend the remainder of its 2020 travel season.

Amtrak’s Private Rooms Help Travelers Social Distance in Style

An option for clients who want to explore the gems in their own backyard while practicing social distancing are Amtrak’s private rooms.

Belmond Announces Reopening Dates for Summer 2020

Belmond has announced its intention to reopen global operations, beginning with its Italian properties in June, and implementing a series of new safety protocols.
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Rocky Mountaineer Suspends Season Until July 31

Rocky Mountaineer, the luxury train operator offering journeys to the Rocky Mountains, has extended the suspension of its 2020 travel season until July 31.

Brightline’s Havana Rum Train Returns

Brightline has partnered with Rail Events Productions to transport riders to Havana’s golden era with the Havana Rum Train this spring.

Eurostar’s Launches Direct London-Amsterdam Service

Eurostar launched a direct London-Amsterdam service—operating fully direct both to and from the Netherlands starting April 30.
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Lots of Buzz Around Brightline

You may have seen some buzz in the news regarding Brightline (soon to be Virgin Trains) opening a station on Walt Disney World in the next couple of years.
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Brightline Now Working with Travel Advisors

Brightline, announced today a new Travel Advisor Program, which allows travel advisors to access a dedicated booking portal.

Vacations By Rail Acquired by Great Rail Journeys

Vacations By Rail has been acquired by Great Rail Journeys resulting in an extensive global portfolio of escorted rail itineraries,...

Brightline Offers Spa Month Perks Onboard

In honor of Spa Month, Brightline is getting into the spirit by bringing a spa experience on board throughout select dates this August.

Chef Clodagh McKenna Hosts Culinary Tour of Ireland

Renowned Chef Clodagh McKenna has teamed up with Belmond Grand Hibernian, Ireland’s only luxury sleeper train, to host a two-night culinary tour of Ireland's foodie hotspots.
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Rocky Mountaineer: A Majestic Journey

Traveling on Rocky Mountaineer’s GoldLeaf service through western Canada’s diverse terrain is a truly luxury experience.
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Virgin Trains Breaks Ground for Rail Travel to Orlando

Virgin Trains, formerly Brightline, broke ground today on the nation's largest, privately funded infrastructure project to expand passenger rail service to Orlando.

Brightline Partners with MSC Cruises to Offer Train to Port Service

Brightline, south Florida's intercity passenger rail service which will soon be rebranded as Virgin Trains, recently announced a new strategic partnership with MSC Cruises.