Overview

A round-trip steam train journey from London Victoria to the Surrey Hills, in a beautifully decorated modern rake of coaches.

An Evening with Jules Verne

Join us on a Steam-Hauled journey, in renovated First Class Carriages to celebrate the festive season

As the festive season fast approaches why not whisk your loved ones away for an evening? Let us indulge you, enjoy the romance and craft of the Golden Age of Travel, Steam-Hauled. This unique journey from London Victoria takes us to the Surrey Hills and back in a beautifully decorated modern rake of coaches.

Why not combine the evening with a few nights in the capital, before or after your journey? We have partnered with St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel, one of Britain's finest luxury hotels, a charming Victorian masterpiece, retaining the sophistication of bygone days with contemporary styling, perfectly located between Buckingham Palace and the Houses of Parliament, walking distance from Victoria Station.

Book ‘An Evening with Jules Verne’ and receive a £100 per person travel voucher which can be used towards new bookings for travel in 2022 or 2023 (conditions apply).

Key Features

Nostalgic Steam Train
Festive Dining
Exclusive Jules Verne Carriage
Jules Verne Travel Voucher

Sit back, relax and enjoy a festive 3-course evening meal and raise a glass as we chug across London and out to the Surrey Hills. Join us as we usher in the festive season, enjoy the merriment of a convivial atmosphere in the company of friends and family in beautifully decorated, restored First Class carriages.

Depart London Victoria: 18.45
Arrives London Victoria: 21.54

Notes

The lovingly restored 1970’s First Class Intercity carriages have cushioned seating, large picture windows and air-conditioning/heating. The carriages, hold up to 48 travellers, and will be exclusively reserved for Jules Verne passengers. The train operates a full complement of carriages.
You will be welcomed on board with a glass of Bucks Fizz before being served a festive three-course evening meal accompanied by a half bottle of wine per person, water, tea and coffee.

Notes

The locomotive for the journey will be confirmed with travel documents.

2022

Wednesday
per person, based at a table for 4

Date Price
December 14 £159
Limited Edition

Book and recieve a £100 per person Jules Verne Voucher

Supplements per person

Table for Two

Book a table for 2 £25

Extra Nights

St. James’ Court - London
(available 13, 14 & 15 December)
Twin/Double room £145
Single Supplement £120

Price Includes
Round-trip travel in restored First Class Intercity Carriages from London Victoria. A three-course British seasonal table d’hôte menu with tea and coffee, a welcome drink and half a bottle of wine per person.

Not Included
Arrival/departure transfers or compulsory charges introduced after publication.

Notes
One voucher to the value of £100 is issued per person at the point of sale. The voucher can be exchanged as part payment towards a Jules Verne tour or cruise on new, direct bookings only, applicable to those listed on the voucher only, travel to be completed by 31st December 2023; The voucher is non-transferable and cannot be exchanged for cash. A limited number of vouchers will be issued, we reserve the right to modify or cancel our vouchers/offers without notice.

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