Rail Holidays of the World

Guests enjoy the scenery from the back of a train travelling through Peru

with Ffestiniog Travel

Rail journeys, rail tours, escorted rail holidays, exploring the world’s historic railways or simply buying a single rail ticket – all reasons why Ffestiniog Travel can claim to be Britain’s ‘complete specialist’ in railway travel around the world today.


Your rail journey begins when the guard blows his whistleFfestiniog Travel was established in 1974 by a small team of people with a passion for railways and a desire to encourage rail travel. We remain a small, independent company but offer up to 30 high-quality escorted rail tours a year and a comprehensive rail ticketing service.

Our team of travel consultants and tour leaders are experts in researching destinations, rail journeys and sightseeing opportunities to create a rail holiday experience that fulfils all expectations.


Experience breathtaking views on the Swiss narrow gauge lines - © Switzerland TourismFor those looking to explore the world by rail because it gives you unparalleled access to a country’s people, culture and landscapes, then our ‘Grand Rail Tours’ are for you. Those who require their holiday to be as much about the railways as the destination then our ‘Connoisseur Rail Tours’ will interest you. One way to get exactly what you want is to design your own tailor made tour – our ‘Signature Rail Tours’ service will help you do this.


The Pullman coach adds a touch of class to your steam journey on the Welsh Highland RailwayOur efforts are rewarded by the positive feedback we get from our clients and the knowledge that our profits help preserve the world’s oldest narrow gauge railways – The Ffestiniog and the Welsh Highland Railways.

To request a copy of the latest Rail Holidays of the World Brochure click here

Tel: 01766 772030

Email: info@ffestiniogtravel.co.uk