Travel inspiration

With so many destinations on offer, sometimes it’s hard to choose. Check out these handy guides for a little extra inspiration.

Get some travel inspiration for days out up North

Get Summer Started

There's so much to see and do along the East Coast Mainline. Get inspired for your next day out this summer.

Doncaster Pride flag

East Coast Pride 2020

While events may be on hold this summer, the spirit of celebration isn’t! Feel the love for LGBTQ+ communities by reliving some of Pride’s best moments.

Your guide to Valentine's Day

Looking to make this Valentine’s truly special? Grab your partner, a Two Together Railcard and head to one of these exciting destinations… 

Days out to leave your brood inspired

Boredom-buster days out

Days out to leave your brood inspired, entertained and (hopefully) tired out. From treetop hideouts and steam trains to vintage clothes and Disney dogs… 

Make the most of our small groups’ discount.

Alternative Valentine's Day

The lovey-dovey feelings of Valentine’s Day aren’t for everyone. So why not grab your mates for a great day out, making the most of our small groups’ discount.

Ideas for things to do in 90 minutes

9 things to do in 90 minutes

With the Summer of Football fast approaching, we’ve got some great ideas for those who don't enjoy the beautiful game. So here are 9 things you can do in 90 minutes.

Royal attractions along the East Coast

Must-see royal attractions

With the impending nuptials of Harry and Megham, the nation is going mad for all things regal. So we thought we’d inspire you with some right royal attractions along the east coast.

Beautiful places to walk along the East Coast mainline

Walking the East Coast

There are some beautiful places along the East Coast Mainline. So leave the car at home, hop and a train and stretch your legs with an exhilarating walk?

Find the perfect day to treat your mum

Relax, its Mother’s Day

All along the East Coast you’ll find some brilliant spas perfect for relaxing. So find the perfect day to treat your Mum...

Visit light festivals from London, Leeds, Durham, Alnmouth and Edinburgh.

Winter Light Festivals

Don’t hide under the duvet this winter! Light up your life and visit some of the most magical and mesmerising light festivals from London, Leeds, Durham, Alnmouth and Edinburgh.

England's best real ale pubs

Take a real ale tour of England

What could be better than a pint of hand-pulled real ale in a cosy pub? Read on for our round-up of England's top real ale pubs – as voted by the Campaign for Real Ale.

Retail therapy on the East Coast mainline


Let LNER trains whisk you off for some retail therapy. We can drop you off in the heart of cities from London to Glasgow and our luggage racks are made for bulging bags.

Britain's most extraordinary food and drink

Eating and drinking

LNER will take you up and down Britain to discover some of this island’s most extraordinary food and drink. 

Weekend trips with LNER

Weekend trips

Let LNER take you away for an exciting weekend break. We’ll deliver you right to the heart of the action so you don’t miss a minute.