The Golden Age of Travel by Steam
Departs at 11:45 from London Victoria & Returns 16:00 to London Victoria
Step back into the glamorous 1920’s aboard the Belmond British Pullman. Dress to impress and experience true vintage luxury, highlighted by tantalising modern cuisine.
Enjoy this unforgettable experience as it was in times past. Sip champagne, delight in breathtaking landscapes and take the time to admire the magnificent steam locomotive.
Contact us for a rare opportunity to go behind the scenes and examine the vintage steam engine before the train departs on your journey. – A must for all rail enthusiasts.
The following journeys are also available by steam at select times throughout the year:
Bristol & Brunel’s SS Great Britain by Steam
Historic Bath by Steam
Christmas Lunch by Steam
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.