5 Great Rail Journeys to celebrate the best of Scotland

Rail Journey in Scotland

Visit Scotland's 2019 theme, year of coast and waters by rail 

With all eyes on the nation of tartan, haggis and whisky this coming St Andrew's Day (30th November), Great Rail Journeys share 5 of its best rail adventures ideal for inclusion in a planned Scotland round-up. In 'rail-line' with Visit Scotland's Year of Coasts and Waters theme for 2019, these tours include train journeys hugging Scotland's dramatic coastlines and following the loch edges; awarding some of the most rewarding rail experiences in the world. 


1)      St Andrews and Royal Deeside

20% off Family & Friends Railcard this half term

Family & Friends Railcard

National Rail has announced 20% off its Family & Friends one year Railcard from 3-20 February – perfect for fun trips this February half term.

The sale means that the Railcard, which saves a third off most adult rail fares and 60% off kids’ fares, will be available for just £24, for a year’s unlimited usage – helping family and friends enjoy fun-filled trips, without breaking the bank.

To take advantage of the sale visit: familyandfriends-railcard.co.uk/sale and use code: FEB17

For cash-strapped parents needing inspiration this half term, Family & Friends Railcard has compiled five exciting trips for families:

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