Venice Simplon Orient Express Venice to London

Venice Simplon Orient Express Venice to London

Depart from Venice for a luxurious journey on the rails to London

A classic journey aboard the Belmond Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, depart from the beautiful city of Venice late morning for a lavish and luxurious overnight journey to London. One of the most luxurious trains in the world, the Venice Simplon-Orient Express takes you across contents but also back to a time of glamour and pizzaz as you enjoy a journey of unrivaled indulgence. Step aboard these authentic and beautifully restored carriages for a truly unforgettable journey.

Starting in Venice, you are welcomed aboard with a glass of sparkling wine before a steward takes you to your very own private quarters and your home-from-home for the duration of your journey. Here you are able to unwind and relax in your sumptuous surroundings before a three-course lunch is served in one of the restaurant cars. A relaxing afternoon is next on the agenda, where you are free to explore the luxurious of this famous train, recline in the bar car or head back to the sanctuary of your cabin. A leisurely four-course dinner is served later that evening before you retire to your accommodation, now converted into a bedroom.

After a blissful night’s sleep, you awake to breakfast served in your cabin at a time to suit you before an opportunity to step off the train as it halts for 40 minutes at Paris Gare du Nord. As you re-embark, enjoy a delicious brunch before reaching the channel crossing. Here it’s time to leave the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express and take her sister train, the Belmond British Pullman, the rest of the way to London Victoria, where you will enjoy a traditional British afternoon tea.

Your journey includes:

  • One night aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express
  • Your very own private accommodation
  • 24 hour steward service
  • Welcome glass of sparkling wine
  • Four-course dinner with cheeseboard
  • Three-course lunch
  • Coffee, tea and petits fours
  • Continental breakfast served in your cabin
  • Gourmet brunch
  • Afternoon tea

Your Journey Starts Here


The Belmond Venice Simplon-Orient-Express at a glance

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Sleeper Trains
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One Way or Return
One-way or return
Choice of cabins & suites
18 authentic carriages
Restaurant & Bar
Restaurant & bar cars


Day 1:

Your journey starts at Santa Lucia station where you board the Belmond Venice Simplon-Orient-Express and settle in to your own private accommodation. After some leisure time in your cabin, a three-course lunch is served in one of the opulent dining cars followed by a relaxing afternoon enjoying the glorious scenery glide by. A selection of pastries are served in your cabin followed by a four-course dinner later that evening. After your sumptuous meal, recline in the bar car or retire to your quarters, which have been transferred into a beautiful bedroom.

Day 2:

After breakfast is served in your cabin at a time to suit you, take the opportunity to step off the train for a brief 40 minute break at the Paris Gare du Nord station. Rejoin the train for a delicious brunch served in the dining cars as you travel on towards the Channel crossing, where you transfer to the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express’ sister train, the British Pullman. Here you are welcomed aboard where you enjoy a traditional afternoon tea with a glass of English sparkling wine before arriving at London Victoria station.

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Your journey starts here, choose your accommodation and your preferred departure date.
Belmond Venice Simplon-Orient-Express Twin Cabin

Twin Cabin

A cosy space to unwind and watch the world glide by. A plush banquette during the day transforms into upper and lower berths when day turns to night allowing for maximum enjoyment of the spacious cabin.
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Belmond Venice Simplon-Orient-Express Cabin Suite

Cabin Suite

Enjoy the exceptional space of your very own cabin suite as you move between two luxurious lounges. Relax with a drink during the day, while a choice of bed configurations ensures the comfort continues even at night.
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Belmond Venice Simplon-Orient-Express Grand Suite

Grand Suite

Enter an exclusive world of decadence and pure unrivalled luxury. The most exquisite accommodation available with ornate interiors and exceptional levels a comfort only matched by a five-star hotel.
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Please Note:

All prices shown are for one adult ticket based on sharing accommodation. Single occupancy of cabins may incur additional charge. Prices are set by the operator and may change at short notice. We endeavour to ensure prices are always accurate and update our own website as soon as possible. All timings and details of included tours and activities are for guidance only and will only be confirmed in your travel documents that will be posted to you 7 days before departure. For any questions including discounts, offers or group pricing, please contact

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The Venice Simplon-Orient-Express will resume operations in July 2020.

All journeys from July 2020 and throughout 2021 are available to book. Learn more