The British Pullman

Embrace the Golden Age of Steam

Join us on the world-class 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 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.

Find out about the cities you’ll be visiting by scrolling your mouse over the photos.

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


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

Route:  Historic Bath

Explore historic Bath, taking in the Roman Baths, the Abbey, and a tour around the attractive Georgian city on this round trip.

Tour dates:

February 12. March 11. April 29. June 10. July 8. August 12. October 7. November 4

Route: Mothers Day Lunch or Afternoon Tea

Treat Mother to a special Lunch or Afternoon tea abroad, travelling through the Great British countryside. Lunch is a three-course affair, or enjoy a traditional afternoon tea, of sandwiches, cakes, and scones served alongside tea and coffee

Tour dates: 

March 22

Route: Afternoon Tea

Meander through the Great British Countryside whilst enjoying  English sparkling wines with a traditional afternoon tea, including sandwiches, cakes and scones, with tea and coffee.

Tour dates: 

February 2. March 1,22

Route: The Grand National

Travel to Aintree in style. Includes a 3-course brunch, coach transfers, entrance to the course, reserved seat in the Princess Royal Stand; Champagne reception and a five-course dinner on the return journey with half a bottle of wine per person.

Tour dates:

April 4