"UK Rail Travel" United Kingdom Transportation Tip by Wowmoment

United Kingdom Transportation: 268 reviews and 190 photos

Travel by rail in the UK can be very expensive but there are bargains and offers to be had. The system is rather complex and hard to understand, even for those of us who live here!

This is the place to start http://ojp.nationalrail.co.uk/en/pj/jp

Have some specifics in mind eg date, destination. But I have found that being flexible with times can save money.

Britain is not a dangerous place, so arriving early or late is not a problem. Just check out that transport from the station will be available at your arrival time.

June 2008 - there are a lot of closures on the rail network due to maintenance work, well worth checking before you travel.

Mode: AROUND
Type: Train
Website: http://ojp.nationalrail.co.uk/en/pj/jp

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

Was this review helpful?

  • Updated Jun 27, 2008
  • Send to a Friend
  • Add to your Trip Planner
  • Report Abuse

Comments

Wowmoment

“Sometimes you're the pigeon, sometimes you are the statue!”

Online Now

Female

Top 5,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 1 3 5 8

Have you been to United Kingdom?

  Share Your Travels