Venice Simplon-Orient-Express – London to Verona
Depart London Victoria / Arrive Verona Porta Nuova
You need only glimpse its gleaming carriages and be greeted by the steward in his distinctive uniform to know that the most memorable journey of your life has begun, your time aboard the train promises to be as enchanting as the destination.
Travel between historical cities aboard The Venice-Simplon-Orient-Express, enjoy a night at the opera in Arena di Verona or enjoy a romantic stroll through across the Plazza dei Signori.
We can offer a wide range of luxury hotel accommodation, flights and all transfers for the best possible price.
Train Itinerary & Timetable
Travel on the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express train to Venice and return by air. Depart London mid-morning for your luxurious overnight journey to Venice, where you arrive late afternoon the next day. Spend 2 nights in Venice (hotel not included in guide price) before returning to the UK by air.
Opera at Arena di Verona
The perfect addition to your trip – a night at the Opera. The Arena di Verona is the perfect setting for some of the most famous opera.
The 2018 Arena di Verona Opera Festival runs from 22nd June to 1st September:
2018 Arena di Verona Festival Dates
‘Carmen’ by Bizet
22 June, 29 June;
6 July, 11 July, 17 July, 21 July;
3 August, 9 August, 12 August, 22 August, 25 August, 28 August, 31 August
4 August, 8 August, 17 August, 24 August, 30 August
‘Nabucco’ by Verdi
7 July, 12 July, 20 July, 28 July;
10 August, 18 August
23 June, 28 June;
8 July, 10 July, 14 July, 19 July, 22 July, 27 July
2 August, 5 August, 7 August, 11 August, 19 August, 23 August, 29 August; 1 September
‘Turandot’ by Pucinni
5 July, 13 July, 18 July, 26 July,
Special Ballet event: Roberto Bolle and Friends
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express Destinations
Current Venice Simplon-Orient-Express destinations are London, Paris, Venice, Verona, Istanbul, Vienna, Budapest, Berlin and Prague.
2019 & 2020 London/Venice Train Timetable