Days Out and Events

Take the train and enjoy some of the best days out and events our region has to offer.

Whether you're enjoying the later evenings with a stroll, or making the most of your local restaurants, there's loads to do and see on our network. Keep up to date with all the latest right here.


Our top picks

A family weekend in Portsmouth

Brighten up your weekends with fun family activities in Portsmouth

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48 hours in...Bournemouth

The best things to do in Bournemouth

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ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019

Everything you need to know about the cricket calendar's biggest international tournament

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Weekend breaks

48 Hours in...Guildford

Our best picks for a weekend in Guildford by train

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48 hours in...Kingston

A weekend in the riverside market town of Kingston upon Thames

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A family weekend in Windsor

Brighten up your weekends with fun family activities in Windsor

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48 Hours in...Winchester

Our best picks for a weekend in Winchester by train

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Great for the family

Take a Springtime Trip

Spring is the perfect time to fall back in love with the riches on your doorstep

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Salisbury International Arts Festival

All you need to know about getting to one of the biggest art festivals in the UK

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London 2FOR1 Inspiration

Enjoy a day out in London and make the most of the great 2FOR1 offers when you travel by train

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Weymouth SEA LIFE

Weymouth SEA LIFE is the home to more than 1,000 creatures in 13 different zones

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Emirates Spinnaker Tower

Take the high-speed lift up to The Clouds, 105 metres above sea level and boasting spectacular views across the Solent

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The best fish and chips on our network

See our top picks for fish and chips on the South Western Railway network

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Take a Walk on the Wild Side

With some of the most well regarded wildlife centres in the world within our region why not take a day out and take a walk on the wild side?

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Portsmouth Seafood Festival

Celebrating the city's seafood and fishing heritage

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Best Beaches in the South West

13 of our favourite beaches on our network

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Day Out At The Museum

There’s a whole world of fun and excitement waiting to be discovered on our network

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Horrible Histories® Pirates: The Exhibition

‘Land Ahoe’ for Horrible Histories® Pirates: The Exhibition at Portsmouth Historic Do…

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17 free ways to have fun at the beach

Our favourite ways to have fun for free at the beach!

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For the grownups

Take a train to the tap room

See the best brewery tours on our network

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8 Great Restaurants on our Network

Get on the train and take the hassle out of finding fine dining

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The George Michael Story

Telling the story of the music legend - and starring our own guard Steve Mitchell

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The Championships at Wimbledon

The highlight of the tennis calendar, less than 20 minutes from central London

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Local Focus: Noyas Kitchen

We asked local chef Noya Pawlyn to tell us about Bath...

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Getting out

See The Sights

The South Western Railway region is chock full of wonderful sights, here are a few to visit

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Music Festivals

Discover the many festivals taking place across the South Western Railway network

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The Railway Movie Trail

Our region is scattered with famous film locations, and many of them are easily reached by train

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Victorious Festival

Everything you need to know about travelling to Victorious Festival

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Get Active

Our region is full of fun, new and interesting ways to get active.

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