RAIL TOURS

These are fantastic tours of some of the great railway lines and museums in UK, Europe and New Zealand. We travel on some of the best and most famous railway lines, including the Glacier Express and the TranzAlpine train. We will also visit some of the best railway museums in the world. The birth of the Industrial Revolution created a plethora of railway lines around the world, many of which are today supported by volunteer organizations and government bodies for the enjoyment of rail enthusiasts. An experience of a lifetime! We hope that you can join us.
Rail & Coach Exploration of NZ

Rail & Coach Exploration of NZ

  • 9 Nov 2023
  • New Zealand
  • 15 Nights
Includes Accomodation, Guided Sightseeing, A selection of entertainment & meals

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • The TranzAlpine Express Train
  • Franz Josef Glacier
  • Northern Explorer train journey
TOUR DETAILS
Rail Tour of Victoria

Rail Tour of Victoria

  • 8 Oct 2023
  • Australia
  • 8 Nights
Includes Accomodation, Guided Sightseeing, A selection of entertainment & meals

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Travel to Great Ocean Road by steam train
  • The picturesque Bellarine Railway
  • Journey aboard Puffing Billy
TOUR DETAILS
Indian Pacific Rail Journey

Indian Pacific Rail Journey

  • 23 Aug 2023
  • Australia
  • 11 Nights
  • Indian Pacific
Includes Accomodation, Guided Sightseeing, A selection of entertainment & meals

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Travel on Indian Pacific
  • Raw beauty of the Nullarbor Plains
  • Wine Tasting - Margaret River
TOUR DETAILS
The Ghan, Kangaroo Island & Darwin Rail Tour

The Ghan, Kangaroo Island & Darwin Escape

  • 5 Jun 2023
  • Australia
  • 14 Nights
Includes Accomodation, Guided Sightseeing, A selection of entertainment & meals

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Led by Murray Olds and Murray Wiltond
  • Kakadu National Park
  • Beautiful Kangaroo Island
TOUR DETAILS
Indian Pacific Rail Journey

Indian Pacific Rail Journey

  • 24 May 2022
  • Australia
  • 11 Nights
  • Indian Pacific
Includes Accomodation, Guided Sightseeing, A selection of entertainment & meals

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Travel on Indian Pacific
  • Raw beauty of the Nullarbor Plains
  • Wine Tasting - Margaret River
TOUR DETAILS
The Ghan, Kangaroo Island & Darwin

The Ghan, Kangaroo Island & Darwin

  • 30 Mar 2023
  • Australia
  • 10 Nights
  • The Ghan
Includes Accomodation, Guided Sightseeing, A selection of entertainment & meals

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Travel on the iconic Ghan
  • The majestic Flinders Ranges
  • Cruise down the Katherine River
TOUR DETAILS
Rail Tour of Victoria

Rail Tour of Victoria

  • 11 Mar 2023
  • Australia
  • 8 Nights
Includes Accomodation, Guided Sightseeing, A selection of entertainment & meals

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Travel to Great Ocean Road by steam train
  • The picturesque Bellarine Railway
  • Journey aboard Puffing Billy
TOUR DETAILS
Rail & Coach Exploration of NZ

Rail & Coach Exploration of NZ

  • 9 Mar 2023
  • New Zealand
  • 15 Nights
Includes Accomodation, Guided Sightseeing, A selection of entertainment & meals

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • The TranzAlpine Express Train
  • Franz Josef Glacier
  • Northern Explorer train journey
TOUR DETAILS
Rail Journeys of New Zealand

Rail Journeys of New Zealand

  • 24 Jan 2023
  • New Zealand
  • 18 Nights
  • Majestic Princess
Includes Accomodation, Guided Sightseeing, A selection of entertainment & meals

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • The TranzAlpine Express Train
  • Franz Josef Glacier
  • Taieri Gorge Railway
TOUR DETAILS
Rail Tour of Country Victoria

Rail & Road Tour of Country Victoria

  • 15 Mar 2023
  • Australia
  • 12 Nights
Includes Accomodation, Guided Sightseeing, A selection of entertainment & meals

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • The impressive Victorian Grampian
  • Ballarat’s famous Botanical Gardens
  • Murray River Paddle Steamer Cruise
TOUR DETAILS
Rail & Coach Exploration of NZ

Rail & Coach Exploration of NZ

  • 10 Nov 2022
  • New Zealand
  • 15 Nights
Includes Flights, Accomodation, Guided Sightseeing, A selection of entertainment & meals

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • The TranzAlpine Express Train
  • Franz Josef Glacier
  • Northern Explorer train journey
TOUR DETAILS
Rail & Coach exploraration of NSW

Rail & Coach exploration of NSW

  • 18 Oct 2022
  • Australia
  • 12 Nights
  • Western XPT
Includes Accomodation, Guided Sightseeing, A selection of entertainment & meals

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • The spectacular Blue Mountains
  • CSIRO Parkes Radio Telescope
  • Taronga Western Plains Zoo
TOUR DETAILS
The Ghan, Kangaroo Island & Darwin

The Ghan, Kangaroo Island & Darwin

  • 17 Oct 2022
  • Australia
  • 10 Nights
  • The Ghan
Includes Accomodation, Guided Sightseeing, A selection of entertainment & meals

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Travel on the iconic Ghan
  • The majestic Flinders Ranges
  • Cruise down the Katherine River
TOUR DETAILS
Rail & Coach Exploration of Queensland

Queensland Rail & Coach Exploration

  • 11 Oct 2022
  • Australia
  • 16 Nights
  • Tilt Train
Includes Accomodation, Guided Sightseeing, A selection of entertainment & meals

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Tilt Train journey to Rockhampton
  • Cruise to spectacular Whitehaven Beach
  • The Inlander train to Charters Towers
TOUR DETAILS
Rail Tour of South Australia

Rail Tour of South Australia

  • 28 Sep 2022
  • Australia
  • 11 Nights
  • Southern Encounter
Includes Accomodation, Guided Sightseeing, A selection of entertainment & meals

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Coffee Pot Heritage Rail Experience
  • Boat trip to see whales, seals
  • The Southern Encounter train
TOUR DETAILS
Indian Pacific Rail Journey

Indian Pacific Rail Journey

  • 24 Aug 2022
  • Australia
  • 11 Nights
  • Indian Pacific
Includes Accomodation, Guided Sightseeing, A selection of entertainment & meals

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Travel on Indian Pacific
  • Raw beauty of the Nullarbor Plains
  • Wine Tasting - Margaret River
TOUR DETAILS
Rail & Coach Exploration of Queensland

Queensland Rail & Coach Exploration

  • 19 Jul 2022
  • Australia
  • 16 Nights
  • Tilt Train
Includes Accomodation, Guided Sightseeing, A selection of entertainment & meals

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Spectacular Whitehaven Beach
  • Sunset cruise Thomson River
  • Spirit of the Outback train journey
TOUR DETAILS
Rail Tour of South Australia

Rail Tour of South Australia

  • 6 Jul 2022
  • Australia
  • 11 Nights
  • Southern Encounter
Includes Accomodation, Guided Sightseeing, A selection of entertainment & meals

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Coffee Pot Heritage Rail Experience
  • Boat trip to see whales, seals
  • The Southern Encounter train
TOUR DETAILS
Fascinating Destinations
Fabulous times & people
Everything’s included
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Come with a partner or fly solo
Unique Travel Experiences

TRAVELRITE INTERNATIONAL CUSTOMERS SAY...

“Being part of an organised tour was a new and enjoyable experience for us. We could relax because the Tour Manager had everything organised.”

P.R.

Rail Journeys of Britain Cruise with Ian McFadyen

“The Tairei Gorge out of Dunedin was our favourite – it had great scenery, bridges and tunnels!”

S.C.

Rail Journeys of New Zealand with Phil Brady