Epsom Derby Horse Race Aboard the Belmond British Pullman
REGISTER YOUR INTEREST TODAY FOR THE 2023 EPSOM DERBY HORSE RACE
Departs at 08:30 from London Victoria & Returns at 21:45 to London Victoria
Join the British Pullman for an extraordinary journey to the Epsom Derby. Considered the most prestigious flat race in the world, it’s the event every jockey, trainer and owner wants to win.
Prepare to take a journey back in time as you relax into the sumptuous surroundings of the iconic British Pullman’s Art Deco carriages. As your personal steward serves you a sparkling Bellini cocktail, take time to admire the authentic art deco touches of your carriage.
Spend an exhilarating afternoon enjoying world-class racing from The Views, located on the first floor of the Duchess’s Stand and offering panoramic views of the track and finishing post. Alternatively, upgrade your ticket and enjoy the event from within the Chez Roux at Blue Riband restaurant, located on the first floor of the Queen’s Stand. Two spacious balconies offer exceptional views of the Winning Post, Winner’s Enclosure and Parade Ring.
On your return journey to London, enjoy fine wine and more delicious cuisine as one dish follows another.
Useful information whilst you are onboard the Belmond British Pullman.
Essential Onboard Information
ROUTES AND TIMINGS
Your travel documentation will be sent to you within 5 days prior to departure. Please note, routes and timings are subject to the constraints of the rail network and may alter. Please arrive 20 minutes prior to departure.
WHAT TO WEAR
Avoid casual clothing, including denim, trainers, baseball caps, collarless T-shirts and shorts. While jackets and ties are not essential, smart attire and even formal dress is welcomed. You can never be overdressed aboard the Belmond British Pullman.
Your fare includes table d’hôte meals. Let us know of any special dietary requirements at time of booking. We are unable to prepare meals requiring strict religious observance in their preparation.
Belmond operate a strict no-smoking policy on board their trains.
MOBILE PHONES AND HANDHELD DEVICES
Please turn these off while in your carriage as a consideration to other passengers.
We recommend you purchase adequate travel insurance for your trip. We cannot be held responsible for loss of deposits and/or other costs incurred if you cancel your reservation.
We regret that our carriages cannot be boarded in wheelchairs. However, our staff will assist any passengers to their seats and folding wheelchairs can be stored in the vestibules.
Belmond operate between eight and 11 passenger carriages at any one time. Our four different styles of Pullman carriage seat between 20 and 26 passengers with seating combinations made up of tables for one, two, three and coupés (private compartments for four) – your table type will be confirmed upon booking. Parties of five or more will be seated at a combination of tables.
These are entirely at the discretion of the passenger and are not included in your fare. Tips are shared by all members of the on-board crew.