Rail holidays to Austria offer the chance to enjoy beautiful scenery whilst travelling between destinations. High speed services through the Alps cover long distances in relatively short times, allowing you to leave the UK in the afternoon and arrive in Austria the following morning. Expressions Holidays can tailor-make your rail holiday to Austria, selecting the most convenient and comfortable options depending on your requirements. We offer a range of hotels in all destinations, including luxury five star and charming boutique hotels.How you travel to Austria by train The train journey to Austria usually starts by taking the Eurostar from London St Pancras or Ebbsfleet to Paris Gare du Nord. It is possible to start your rail holiday with a night or more in Paris, or with a straightforward change of station in Paris you can connect straight onwards to the mountains. There are a number of different options for trains from Paris towards the Austrian Alps. You can travel overnight by comfortable sleeper train from Paris to Munich and then continue the next day by train into Austria. Alternatively, you may wish to visit Switzerland, then travel by train from Zurich to Salzburg or elsewhere in Austria. Another option is to travel by Eurostar from London to Brussels, through Germany and then on to Austria. Suggested holidaysWe have assembled some suggestions for rail holidays to Austria, combining stays in Vienna with visits to other countries. We can tailor-make rail holidays to Austria with breaks at any of the hotels which we feature, allowing you visit multiple countries along the way. You may choose to travel both ways by train or to return by air.
Expressions Holidays is an independent specialist tour operator which was established in 1989 and offers tailor-made rail holidays within Europe and further afield, providing personal service with a professional approach. We pride ourselves on interpreting your demands and requirements to provide you with the holiday that you want, ensuring a successful match between client and holiday.. Not only are your holidays tailor-made to your individual requirements, but you also have the chance to deal with one person from beginning to end, offering you confidence and security and the best possible prices.Personal and professional serviceWe personally know the majority of the hotels that we feature, and we put together our holidays with our clients in mind. Contact with Expressions Holidays means contact with the people who know the holidays, who will share their knowledge and experience with you – our team of travel consultants know the country and culture very well, and operate a concierge service that helps you to explore every aspect of special interest or activity that fits with your holiday. All aspects of your holiday are personalised, from the itinerary to your holiday confirmation and documentation which provides you with information that is relevant to you. From the point of initial contact with us, you will deal with the same sales consultant, who will handle all aspects of your booking and ticketing. We approach your holiday in a way that offers you the arrangements you want, not to slot you in to pre-existing arrangements. This might mean juggling dates, securing the last available room at a hotel or tailoring a complex itinerary involving numerous components. Your holiday is as individually fashioned and tailor-made as you want it to be.How we price your holidayAll prices mentioned on our website and in our brochure are simply guides, as there are many variations that might affect the price including exchange rates, flight costs and special offers. To find out exact prices for the holiday that you are interested in, contact us for a tailor-made quotation.All our holiday arrangements have been designed to afford you maximum flexibility and freedom of choice. We include travel arrangements, whether it be flight, ferry or tunnel crossing or rail travel as well as many nights' hotel accommodation as you want, in as many different places.Our Price GuaranteeWe guarantee that once you have made a firm booking with a deposit payment, there will be no increases in the price of your holiday due to currency movements. If, for any reason, there have been changes in the price of the holiday you want, you will be advised at the time of booking.Full Financial ProtectionFull financial protection is offered when you book a holiday with us. Our air holidays are ATOL protected, and we are a member of the Association of Bonded Travel Organisers Trust Limited to protect non-flight packages. We are also members of ABTA and AITO (the Association of Independent Tour Operators), an organisation of some of Britain’s best specialist tour operators.
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