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National Rail is your support team for rail travel around Great Britain. Plan your journey, find cheaper fares and get discounted attraction entry.

For real time updates on services, follow us on Twitter @nationalrailenq Home of National Rail! Discover Great Britain by train! Plan your journey, find cheaper fares, discounts and all things train. Find us on Twitter for real time updates and responses @nationalrailenq

06/02/2024

Cruising under the Rheola Bridge in Porth ๐Ÿš‹โœจ

๐Ÿ“ธ - (Instagram)

04/02/2024

Got your Valentineโ€™s Day plans sorted?

Get 2FOR1 tickets to hundreds of activities, including the Cocktail Masterclass at Cocktail Mafia in Edinburgh, when you travel by train!

Get 2FOR1 deals and more at https://orlo.uk/sdgD2

01/02/2024

Can you guess the station? ๐Ÿค”

Hint: This historic station is in the heart of a city known for its musical legacy, including a famous quartet from the 1960s ๐ŸŽถ

31/01/2024

Industrial action between 29 January and 6 February will mean that reduced services will be running across the rail network. Visit https://orlo.uk/lmxq9 for more information

30/01/2024

Travelling today? Check before you travel, as industrial action means there will be reduced train services in England between 29 January and 6 February. Visit https://orlo.uk/QkJJ7 for more information

30/01/2024

Industrial action will cause there to be reduced services across the railway between 29 January and 6 February. Plan your journey and check your first and last train times https://orlo.uk/tXeJd

29/01/2024

โ€ฆRolling, rolling, rolling through the countryside ๐ŸŽถ๐Ÿคฉ

What a shot of a TFW service passing Stokesay Castle in Shropshire Hills!

Weโ€™re curious, what's your all-time favourite train journey and why? Let us know in the comments below ๐Ÿ‘‡

๐Ÿ“ธ - (Instagram)

28/01/2024

Tomorrow is the LAST DAY of The Great British Rail Sale ๐Ÿš„๐Ÿ’จ

Donโ€™t miss out on up to 50% off in the Great British Rail Sale.

Book now before itโ€™s over ๐Ÿ‘‰ https://orlo.uk/qsj6o
T&Cs apply

27/01/2024

Did you know? ๐Ÿค” You can get 2FOR1 tickets to the LONDON EYE when you travel by train ๐ŸŽŸ๏ธ๐ŸŽก๐Ÿš„

Soar up to 135 metres into the sky to see breathtaking views of Big Ben, Buckingham Palace and more!

Donโ€™t miss it! Get your 2FOR1 tickets at https://orlo.uk/8CTBk

27/01/2024

Travelling soon? Industrial action will cause there to be reduced services across the railway between 29 January and 6 February. Plan your journey and check your first and last train times https://orlo.uk/dOLLj

26/01/2024

Due to industrial action by the ASLEF union, there will be reduced train services in England between 29 January and 6 February.

Please check services with https://orlo.uk/Xm2qZ
Plan ahead https://orlo.uk/RpBNN

23/01/2024

9 of the Most Musical Cities to Visit by Train ๐ŸŽถ๐ŸŒƒ๐Ÿš„๐Ÿ’จ

From iconic bands and historic concert halls, Britain has long been a hotbed for all things musical. Think The Beatles, the Royal Albert Hall, Britpop โ€ฆ you name it, itโ€™s happened, itโ€™s happening and itโ€™s all here!

Read more on our musical cities at https://orlo.uk/bCfWe

23/01/2024
23/01/2024

Can you guess the station? ๐Ÿค”

Hint: This is one of London's busiest transport hubs, and is unique for being located directly above the intersecting tracks of the Great Northern and Piccadilly lines.

23/01/2024

Itโ€™s back...The Great British Rail Sale.

Up to 50% off over a million Advance tickets. The perfect chance to save on escapes. Travel from 30th January to 15th March 2024.

Book now ๐Ÿ‘‰ https://orlo.uk/npxru
T&Cs apply

21/01/2024

A golden sunset makes those evening commutes much prettierโœจ๐Ÿš„

Do you have a trainspot you want the world to see? Drop it in the comments below for a chance to be reposted! ๐Ÿ‘‡

๐Ÿ“ธ - (Instagram)

20/01/2024

This is your sign to book your spring travel now! ๐ŸŒผ

Book ahead and save money with advance tickets, with half a million advanced train tickets for less than a tenner released weekly!

Book now at https://orlo.uk/XpmKj

19/01/2024

Incoming! ๐Ÿ“ฃ๐Ÿš‰ The 196105 arriving into Hereford from Birmingham New Street!

We canโ€™t get enough of your trainspotting shots! If youโ€™re a trainspotter, whereโ€™s your favourite place to spot locomotives? ๐Ÿ‘€

๐Ÿ“ธ - (Instagram)

Photos from National Rail's post 18/01/2024

Nothing beats a cozy coffee and pastry duo for those chilly morning commutes, right? ๐Ÿฅ

What's your ultimate combo? Croissant and cappuccino? Mocha and pain au chocolat? Pepsi and steak bake? ๐Ÿ˜

17/01/2024

Going places with pets? Nothing beats travelling by train ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿฆฎ Itโ€™s fast and convenient for animals and owners alike.

Thinking of travelling with your four-legged companion? ๐Ÿค” Check our top tips & FAQโ€™s at https://orlo.uk/kre9G
๐Ÿ“ธ - .shihtzu.london (Instagram)

16/01/2024

๐Ÿ“๐ŸŒ‡ Visit Manchester!

Dive into a city brimming with heritage, eclectic vibes, and endless charm. From iconic music scenes to top-notch eateries, Manchester's got that unbeatable Northern spirit waiting for you! ๐ŸŽถ๐Ÿป

15/01/2024

Adding some joy to your Blue Monday with these adorable station companions! ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ’™

No Winter blues around here! ๐Ÿš„

๐Ÿ“ธ - .and.hattie (Instagram)

14/01/2024

Can you guess the station? ๐Ÿค”

Clue: This station is situated in Greater London and provides railway connections to London Victoria, Orpington, and Sevenoaks.

13/01/2024

Soaking up the crisp winter evening in Cardiff Central ๐ŸŒ…

Keep tagging us in your gorgeous train spots guys, we love seeing them! ๐Ÿคฉ

๐Ÿ“ธ - alfies_trains (Instagram)

12/01/2024

What's your January mood? ๐Ÿค” Are you speeding towards excitement or on track for a calm month?

Comment below ๐Ÿ‘‡

11/01/2024

The vibrant Class 197 from adding a splash of colour at Pembrey and Burry Port station, on the Carmarthen to Manchester Piccadilly route ๐ŸŒˆ๐Ÿ›ค๏ธ

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10/01/2024

Can you guess the station? ๐Ÿค”

Hereโ€™s a hint: This station is nestled in a city housing one of the world's oldest universities, founded in 1209!

Take a guess below! ๐ŸŒ๐ŸŽ“๐Ÿ‘‡

08/01/2024

Wishing the winter could whisk by this swiftly! ๐Ÿ˜ซ๐Ÿš„๐Ÿ’จ

Now that the festive season is over, who else is eagerly awaiting those longer, sun-kissed days? โœจ

๐Ÿ“- Vauxhill, London
๐Ÿ“ธ - (Instagram)

07/01/2024

Have the winter chills got you planning your sunny spring getaway? ๐ŸŒ…โœจ๐ŸŒธ

Secure your springtime travel now! Save money on fares when you book in advance at https://orlo.uk/NLvk7

06/01/2024

That's a ton of infrastructure supporting our railway system. ๐Ÿš†๐ŸŒ‰

Got a favourite tunnel or viaduct you love travelling through? Share your top pick with us below! โœจ๐Ÿ‘‡

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