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Asia: Rail Travel Ideas


  • Travelling through the desert landscapes of the Silk Road

Rail travel in Asia is easy, efficient, and often very logical. For countries like Japan and Taiwan, intercity travel can be way faster than flying. For overall information, please visit Japan Rail (for Rail Passes, Trains, etc.). Below are some ideas to consider. Let us help you make the right choices.

Rail Travel Ideas

  • Bangkok to Singapore Luxury Train

    An unforgettable journey between Singapore and Bangkok on the renowned Eastern and Oriental Express. Travel through the Malaysian and Thai countryside while enjoying the special on-board services.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 4,867
    Trip Type:
    Luxury and Beyond, Rail Travel Ideas
    Thailand See Trip Details
  • Beijing to Shanghai with High Speed Train

    Perfect for those with limited time, this trip takes in the best of China’s most popular cities, both ancient and new.
    Duration:
    8 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,705
    Trip Type:
    Rail Travel Ideas, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    China See Trip Details
  • China & Pandas with Tibet Train

    An unbeatable combination - after Imperial Beijing, travel on the Tibet Express through majestic scenery to Lhasa then fly to Chengdu and its Pandas and finally to electrifying Shanghai.
    Duration:
    13 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 6,018
    Trip Type:
    Rail Travel Ideas, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    China See Trip Details
  • Classic Moscow to St Petersburg by High Speed Train

    Explore the great monuments and mysteries of Moscow before spending three nights in beautiful Saint Petersburg, Russia’s most European city.
    Duration:
    6 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 1,127
    Trip Type:
    Classics (Bestsellers), Rail Travel Ideas, Stopovers/City Breaks, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    Russia See Trip Details
  • Classic St Petersburg to Moscow by High Speed Train

    Explore the cultural capitals of enigmatic Russia. Spend three nights in beautiful Saint Petersburg, Russia’s most European city, before exploring the great monuments and mysteries of Moscow.
    Duration:
    6 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 1,232
    Trip Type:
    Classics (Bestsellers), Rail Travel Ideas, Stopovers/City Breaks, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    Russia See Trip Details
  • Highland Places & Tribal Faces of Sapa

    Travel by train to the former French “hill station” and resort located in the mountains of Northern Vietnam where scenic vistas and colourful hilltribes complete the picture.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 716
    Trip Type:
    Rail Travel Ideas, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    Vietnam See Trip Details
  • Kaohsiung and Southern Taiwan by High Speed Train

    Travel south on Taiwan's modern high speed rail system and explore the vibrant city of Kaohsiung, the dramatic coastline of southern Taiwan, and the fascinating historic city of Tainan.
    Duration:
    3 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 732
    Trip Type:
    Escorted Coach Touring, Rail Travel Ideas
    Taiwan See Trip Details
  • Shanghai to Beijing With High Speed Train

    Perfect for those with limited time, this trip takes in the best of China’s most popular cities, both ancient and new.
    Duration:
    8 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 2,330
    Trip Type:
    Rail Travel Ideas, Stopovers/City Breaks, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    China See Trip Details
  • Singapore to Bangkok Luxury Train

    An unforgettable journey between Singapore and Bangkok on the renowned Eastern and Oriental Express. Travel through the Malaysian and Thai countryside while enjoying the special on-board services.
    Duration:
    3 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ On Request
    Trip Type:
    Luxury and Beyond, Rail Travel Ideas
    Singapore See Trip Details
  • The Legendary Silk Road: Across Central Asia by Private Train

    Follow the legendary Silk Road back in time across three countries, weaving your way along ancient trade routes aboard a private train. Explore seven stunning UNESCO World Heritage Sites spread across Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and Kazakhstan, and experience the colours, sounds, and spirit of medieval market cities.
    Duration:
    14 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 7,727
    Trip Type:
    Rail Travel Ideas
    Turkmenistan See Trip Details
  • Tsar's Gold Train: Trans Siberian Rail: Beijing to Moscow

    Travel the legendary Trans Siberian Railroad through Russia, Mongolia and China in comfort. See dramatic changes of scenery as you traverse both Europe and Asia on our Private Train.
    Duration:
    15 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 10,569
    Trip Type:
    Rail Travel Ideas
    China See Trip Details
  • Tsars Gold Train: Trans Siberian Rail: Moscow to Beijing

    Travel the legendary Trans Siberian Railroad through Russia, Mongolia and China in comfort. See dramatic changes of scenery as you traverse both Europe and Asia on our private train.
    Duration:
    16 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 11,499
    Trip Type:
    Rail Travel Ideas
    Russia See Trip Details
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