Escape with us...beyond the UK

Say bonjour, wilkommen, or a good old-fashioned hello, to incredible value trips to Europe and beyond with Virgin Trains Escapes.

Fancy a short break to some of Europe’s hottest destination cities like Paris, Bruges or Lille? Our bundles include travel and accommodation, and in true Virgin Trains style we’ll get you there in the fastest and most comfortable way. Zip in to London Euston at 125mph and from there it’s just a hop skip and a jump to London St Pancras International to catch your high-speed Eurostar™ train.

If you’re itching for something further afield we’ve got frequent services to Birmingham International Airport from London, Scotland and the North West every day. Get connected with the wider world with our train, plane and stay packages. Barcelona? You got it. New York? No problem.

Take a look at the packages below for inspiration and, if you can’t see what you’re after, just give us a call to build your perfect package.

To book and customise your escape, call 01904 431333

A young child whispering in Mickey Mouse's ear, while enjoying Disneyland Paris,

Disneyland® Paris Family Escape

Includes:
  • 3* Kyriad Hotel , Disneyland Paris for 2 nights
  • 3 day Disney Park entry
  • Virgin Trains return journey in Standard Class to London
  • Eurostar return journey in Standard Class to Disneyland Paris
  • Package price: From £1,005 (based on 2 adults and 2 children)
  • Travelling from Coventry

Bruges Christmas Market

Bruges Christmas Market Escape

Includes:
  • 4* Hotel Academie, Bruges for 2 nights
  • Virgin Trains return journey in Standard Class to London
  • Eurostar return journey in Standard Class to Bruges
  • Package price: From £195pp
  • Travelling from Liverpool

Lille Christmas Market Escape

Lille Christmas Market Escape

Includes:

  • 3* Art Deco Euralille Hotel, Lille for 2 nights
  • Virgin Trains return journey in Standard Class to London
  • Eurostar return journey in Standard Class to Lille
  • Package price: From £239pp
  • Travelling from Manchester
Park Guell in Barcelona

Barcelona City Escape

Includes:

  • 4* Euro Hotel Diagonal Port, Barcelona for 3 nights
  • Virgin Trains return journey in Standard Class to Birmingham International
  • Return flights to Barcelona departing Birmingham International Airport
  • Package price: From £255pp
  • Travelling from Milton Keynes
Dublin's skyline in the night

Dublin City Escape

Includes:

  • 4* Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane, Dublin for 2 nights
  • Virgin Trains return journey in Standard Class to Birmingham International
  • Return flights to Dublin departing Birmingham International Airport
  • Package price: From £255pp
  • Travelling from Milton Keynes

Upgrade – go on, you’re worth it

Fancy a treat? Then upgrade to First Class. The truth is it doesn’t need to be a luxury when you consider the value. You’ll get larger seats with more space to stretch out and relax, plenty of luggage space, complimentary 4G WiFi, food and drink on us (including alcohol on most services*) as well as a complimentary newspaper.

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