Belmond British Pullman

Embrace the Golden Age of Steam

Join us on the world-class Belmond British Pullman train and enjoy the golden age of steam on this classic journey.

Enjoy a sumptuous five-course meal served with full silver service abroad the classic 1920s inspired Pullman, the sister train to the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, forming part of the British journey.

Follow in the footsteps of distinguished guests that have included heads of state, dignitaries and even the odd members of royal families.

About this journey

The Belmond British Pullman is all about the dining and all about the journey. Enjoy the finest dining experience using UK produce, cooked fresh, and paired with exquisite wines. Guests will enjoy the vintage opulent surroundings in each carriage as their meal is being served.

Whilst every journey is special, there are a number of unique events throughout the year that add just a little extra memorability to the occasion.

Enjoy a meal on a round-trip on the Belmond British Pullman as part of your London visit, for a special occasion, or as part of your journey abroad the Venice Simplon Orient Express.

Meals

  • Fine-dining
  • Silver service
  • Champagne reception
  • five-course dinner
  • Half a bottle of wine per person
  • Coffee
  • Tea and petits fours
  • Table magicians

Departure Dates

Please note: Due to the on-going global COVID-19 Pandemic, some journeys may be unavailable.
We’re doing our best to keep these details updated, but we’d urge you to give the team a call to check your particular journey status.

The Golden Age of Travel on Belmond British Pullman

2020 Tour Dates

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
22nd
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
24th 7th 5th 2nd 6th

 

This special tour is a real treat for any traveller, in the Belmond Venice-Simplon Orient Express carriages aboard the Belmond British Pullman train.

Enjoy a five-course champagne lunch, complete with half a bottle of wine per person whilst enjoying the beautiful Kent countryside on a round-trip.

 

 

Tour Price: From £340 per person

 


The Golden Age of Travel by Steam on the British Pullman

2020 Tour Dates

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
27th 24th 1st 5th
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
3rd 15th 19th 30th 20th
Another fantastic round-trip journey through the Great British Countryside! Board the Belmond British Pullman and enjoy a five-course champagne lunch (including half a bottle of wine per person) as your nostalgic steam engine trundles through the rolling hills. Perfection in a rail journey.
Tour Price: From £395 per person

 


Historic Bath

2020 Tour Dates

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
10th
Jul Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec
8th 12th 7th 4th

 

A wonderful day trip to one of Britain’s best-preserved Georgian cities. Departing London at 0930, you’ll enjoy a four-course lunch abroad the Belmond British Pullman, including champagne and half a bottle of wine per person. You’ll have plenty of time to take in Bath, including the stunning Roman Baths, before returning to London Victoria in the evening.

 

Tour Price: From £380 per person

 


Mothers’ Day Brunch or Afternoon Tea

2020 Tour Dates

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
J A S O N D
Mothers deserve treats, and either brunch (with included Bellini) or afternoon tea (with included sparkling wine) abroad the Belmond British Pullman is a perfect way to spoil her. Travel on a round trip through the British Countryside abroad this iconic train for Mothers Day.
Tour Price: Brunch from £203 per person. Afternoon Tea from £225 per person

 


Afternoon Tea on Belmond British Pullman

2020 Tour Dates

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
7th 14th
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Indulge in a British classic: afternoon tea! Enjoy a selection of scones, sandwiches, tea, coffee and of course specially selected sparkling wine abroad the Venice-Simplon Orient Express carriages of the Belmond British Pullman.
Tour Price: From £235 per person. Children under 12 – 20% discount

 


Murder Mystery Lunch, Belmond British Pullman

2020 Tour Dates

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
8th & 29th 20th
Jul Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec
1st & 22nd 18th 9th & 29th
A murder has taken place! Can you solve the mystery in time? You’ll be solving the mystery in the beautiful surroundings of the Belmond British Pullman carriages of the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, including a five-course champagne meal and half a bottle of wine.
Tour Price: From £340 per person

 


Chatsworth House

2020 Tour Dates

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
22nd 12th
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
2nd
Visit one of the most beautiful British country houses on this wonderful day trip. You’ll be greeted on your outward journey with a three-course brunch on your way to Chatsworth House, where you will have enough time to explore the beautiful Capability Brown surroundings before returning to the train for a five-course champagne dinner on the journey home.
Tour Price: From £425 per person

 


Belmond Le Manoir aux Quat’ Saisons

2020 Tour Dates

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
13th
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
This special trip takes you through the rolling countryside of Oxfordshire to enjoy a three Michelin star lunch at Raymond Blanc’s Belmond Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons. The ingredients for this fantastic meal are taken from the hotel’s own garden, but the real treat is the dessert served abroad the Belmond British Pullman on the way home!!
Tour Price: From £509 per person

 


Dining Experiences, Belmond British Pullman

2020 Tour Dates

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
12th
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
17th 22nd 23rd 13th
Board the Belmond British Pullman carriages of the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express and enjoy a superior dining experience. This is a black-tie, formal experience, a treat for any traveller and food-fan alike.

 

 

 

 

Choose from:
Raymond Blanc – Meet celebrity chef Raymond Blanc and enjoy a seasonal tasting menu. Each course is paired with fine wines and champagne.

Tanqueray Gin No 10– Six-course seasonal tasting menu paired with gin cocktails, fine wines or champagne.

Michael Roux Jr – Special five-course menu for an exclusive dinner.

Murder Mystery Dinner – Five-course dinner with the added dose of a murder!

Tour Price: From £405 per person

 


Cotswolds’ Villages/Worcester/Blenheim

2020 Tour Dates

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
15th
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
4th
Choose from three different day trip journeys. Each journey includes a three-course lunch abroad the Belmond British Pullman with enough time to explore your destination before returning home.
Tour Price: From £425 per person

 


Royal Ascot MOËT Grand Vintage

2020 Tour Dates

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
19th
Jul A S O N D
In association with Moët & Chandon Grand Vintage, enjoy the penultimate day of this iconic racing week, experience a Moët & Chandon Grand Vintage breakfast served on the way to the racecourse, followed by a Buffet Lunch served in the Garden Club, tickets to the Queen Anne Enclosure and a light dinner on the return.
Tour price: From £600 per person

 


Glorious Goodwood

2020 Tour Dates

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
31st
Access to all ground-level public areas and bars and enjoy this amazing race day steeped in history! You’ll take brunch with Bellini on your outward journey and a four-course dinner with champagne and half a bottle of wine on the return.
Tour Price: From £508 per person

 


Hush Heath Winery

2020 Tour Dates

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
17th
Jul Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec
4th
Enjoy a Bellini lunch abroad the Belmond British Pullman carriages of the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express before arriving at the Hush Heath Winery for a tour and wine tasting sample. Return to the train for your journey home and take a four-course dinner, half a bottle of wine per person, coffee, tea and petits fours.
Tour Price: From £420 per person

 

Cornwall Weekend Tours

Cornwall Weekend: The Lost Gardens of Heligan and the Eden Project

Two full days of horticulture experience. Visit “the garden restoration of the century” at the Lost Gardens of Heligan, and the incredible Millenium initiative of the Eden Project.

Your hotel for this trip will be The Royal Duchy Hotel on the Falmouth seafront.

24 -26th April

Departs London Victoria departs 09:30hrs returns 20:30hrs

Tour Price: From: £1,200 per person

 

 


Cornwall Weekend Featuring Padstow

This gentle weekend you will see you take in Padstow, an ancient and picturesque fishing village on the coast. You’ll enjoy a guided coach tour as well as a visit to Prideaux Place and Gardens, an Elizabethan manor house before taking in lunch at Rick Stein’s Seafood Restaurant.

Your hotel for this trip will be the Carolyn Bay Hotel overlooking St Austell Bay.

24 -26th April

Departs London Victoria departs 09:30hrs returns 20:30hrs

Tour Price: From: £1,280 per person

 

 


Cornwall Weekend Featuring St Ives

Your destination for this weekend will be the picturesque coastal town of St Ives on the Cornwall coast. Explore the Italianate villa or Panlee House Gallery and enjoy sweeping panoramic views of St Michael’s Mount over lunch.

Your hotel for this trip will be The Budock Vean Hotel overlooking the Helford River.

24 -26th April

Departs London Victoria departs 09:30hrs returns 20:30hrs

Tour Price: From: £1,250 per person

 

 


Cornwall Weekend Featuring St. Mawes and Falmouth

The English Riviera doesn’t come much better than the stunning towns of Lamorran and St Mawes. Take in the famous three rocks, enjoy the microclimate weather and indulge in a three-course lunch before heading back to Falmouth and Cornwall’s National Maritime Museum.

Your hotel for this trip will be The Royal Duchy Hotel overlooking the Falmouth seafront.

24 -26th April

Departs London Victoria departs 09:30hrs returns 20:30hrs

Tour Price: From: £1,250 per person

 

 


Cornwall Weekend Featuring Trevibban Vineyard and Lanhydrock

Indulge your senses this weekend with a tour of this fine winery, a light lunch, wine tasting and a tour of the Trevibban Mill. Of course, the tour would not be complete without crossing the Bodmin moor to arrive at Lanhydrock for a look around!

Your hotel for this trip will be the Carolyn Bay Hotel overlooking St Austell Bay.

24 -26th April

Departs London Victoria departs 09:30hrs returns 20:30hrs

Tour Price: From: £1,260 per person

 

 

Christmas Special Tours

Chatsworth House

25th November

Departs London Victoria departs 08:40hrs returns 21:00hrs

Tour Price: From: £435 per person

December Dates:

Non-Steam Dates

December 6th, 9th, 11th, 16th & 19th

December: 1st & 12th

Steam Dates

Tour Price: From: £415 per person


Winchester Market

26th November

Departs London Victoria departs 09:40hrs returns 20:40hrs

Tour Price: From: £435 per person

 

 

 


Bath at Christmas

2nd December

Departs London Victoria departs 09:40hrs returns 19:45hrs

Tour Price: From: £435 per person

 

 

 


Salisbury Christmas Carols

10th December

Departs London Victoria departs 09:30hrs returns 21:00hrs

Tour Price: From: £435 per person

 

 

 


Belmond Le Manoir aux Quat’ Saisons at Christmas

17th December

Departs London Victoria departs 09:00hrs returns 19:30hrs

Tour Price: From: £527 per person