Luxury Rail Journeys

Travel in ultimate comfort and style as stunning scenery passes you by.

Experience the romance and nostalgia of luxury rail travel as you explore the world

Join our experts aboard some of the world’s most iconic and unforgettable train journeys, reminiscent of the glamorous early years of rail travel. Discover why celebrated rail journeys such as the Orient Express and Golden Eagle Danube Express have cemented their place in history and become the pinnacle of international rail travel. Choose from a range of award-winning, experiential itineraries, carefully selected and designed by the experts at A&K with the most discerning of travellers in mind.

Award-winning train journeys to Europe, South America and Beyond

You’re not just travelling from A to B — it’s a different pace, and you experience so much more when you travel by train. The majestic Trans-Mongolian Express connects east to west. Relax as you take in the vastness and grandeur of Russia’s landscape before taking part in the colourful festivities of Mongolia’s spectacular Naadam Festival. Step back in time as you travel in sophisticated style aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, which has been considered the world’s most glamorous train since it’s inaugural departure in 1883. Take the train through your choice of Europe's most romantic cities, including Budapest, Venice and London — the choice is yours. Visit spectacular game reserves and historic towns on an epic train journey aboard the magnificent Rovos Rail through South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia and Tanzania. Experience the roaring Victoria Falls up close and savour the phenomenal views across the Great Rift Valley. Whether you’re a rail enthusiast, romantic or intrepid adventurer, our selection of pioneering train trips provide an unforgettable and magical way to experience the world.

Luxury on-board accommodation

At the end of a beautiful day taking in the panoramic scenery, escape to your luxurious cabin aboard the train that you will call home for your journey. All of our expertly-crafted rail journeys offer exquisite high-end accommodation with indulgent inclusions, personalised service and a guaranteed good night’s sleep. Enjoy unforgettable on-board dining experiences from skilled local chefs and attentive staff, brought to life by live entertainment and fully-stocked bars. 

Journey highlights from rail travel experts

Our Abercrombie & Kent travel experts have been pioneering experiential rail travel for over 50 years. Experience the world in a way you never thought possible with your choice of 25+ incredible and authentic high-end train journeys, including:

•       Traverse the high Andean altiplano aboard South America’s first luxury sleeper train.

•       Travel from Moscow to Beijing on the ultimate rail journey aboard the Golden Eagle.

•       Uncover the hidden gems of Ireland — the Emerald Isle — on the exquisite Belmond Grand Hibernian.

•       And many more…

Speak to the experts at Abercrombie & Kent today to discuss your next journey.

Featured Luxury Rail Journeys

Private3 days, from AU$5,280
Belmond Royal Scotsman: Tastes of the Highlands (2019)

Travel straight into the heart of the Scottish Highlands, visiting enchanting sites of natural beauty and making the most of the thrilling outdoor activities.

Private3 days, from AU$5,280
Private5 days, from AU$9,630
Belmond Royal Scotsman: Scotland's Classic Splendours (2019)

Enjoy the ultimate Belmond Royal Scotsman experience with our classic Scottish Highlands tour, travelling through some of the country's finest scenery.

Private5 days, from AU$9,630
Private21 days, from AU$47,495
Golden Eagle: Silk Road (Westbound) (2019)

An iconic 21 day rail adventure between Beijing and Moscow through Central Asia. Join us in April 2019 as we retrace the most important trading routes of ancient civilisation.

Private21 days, from AU$47,495
Private16 days, from AU$41,905
Golden Eagle: Caspian Odyssey (2019)

A breathtaking rail journey across six countries located close to the shores of the Caspian Sea - Armenia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan.

Private16 days, from AU$41,905