Discover the Great West Way
There’s loads to see and do on this great new 125-mile touring route between Bristol and London, full of fascinating history, idyllic countryside and oodles of rustic charm more >
27th May 2019
Bristol Ferry Boats: why walk when you can sail?
If you’re planning a visit the South West’s biggest city, the most scenic way to get around is by boat. Explore anywhere along Bristol Floating Harbour, with 17 different stops just a stone’s throw from the city's best attractions. more >
23rd January 2018
New train named after Paddington Bear author
Great Western Railway has named one of its brand new Intercity Express Trains after Paddington Bear author Michael Bond. The tribute was unveiled earlier this month, three days before what would have been Bond’s 92nd birthday. more >
12th January 2018
Great Western Railway’s Christmas timetable
It’s the final countdown to Christmas, and many of you will be desperate to finish work for the holidays and visit friends and relatives. To help you stay organised over the festive period, here’s the network’s timetable during the coming weeks. more >
20th December 2017
Top apps for train travellers
Figuring out how to get from A to B on public transport has never been easier. Just pick up your phone or tablet and use one of these helpful apps that take the stress out of planning your journey. more >
30th November 2017