seat61.com – the original online guide to railways of Europe and beyond, by mark smith
some of the rest is old and needs checking …
for railway maps:
or buy a Thomas Cook map via Amazon
for London see
londontransport.co.uk and/or thetube.com
railcards at £20 are worthwhile if you are going to spend at least £60 on standard fares
see railchoice.co.uk for a selection of all-in passes
tip: if you hold a discount card, check offers without it – system has been known to glitch …
eurotunnel.com for car train thro Chunnel
eurostar.com for passenger services to Paris or Brussels
raileurope.co.uk for info on tickets and passes for 31 countries, including Eurostar services
specialist Great Rail Journeys at greatrail.com
sun tel guide to 5-star rail journeys (16/9/07):
bahn.co.uk hs good euro timetables esdp. for germany, scandinavia, central and eastern europe.
(click the union flag for translation or see english version at raileurope.co.uk):
good for france, switz, italy, spain.
see also idgtv.com?
see Thomascookpublishing.com for the Independent Travellers’ Edition of the European Rail Timetable
aussie trains … bridgeandwickers.co.uk
indian trains … gwtravelco.uk
the rockies explorer … titanhitours.co.uk
andean highlights tour … orient-express.com