You know the name; after all there can be few more evocative in world travel than the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express. What you might not realise, however, is that aside from the classic London to Venice route, there are a full spread of journeys aboard this icon of rail travel, taking in some of the Continent's most alluring cities. Explore the options below, or call our specialists who'll be happy to talk through and tailor-make any of our Venice Simplon-Orient-Express holidays.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: A festive journey to Venice
4 days from £3,965 pp incl. flightsSave up to £110 pp – ends 31 October
Enjoy festive perfection on this pre-Christmas journey across Europe, pairing luxury hotels stays in Paris and Venice with the delights of the world's most famous train.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: London to Venice
4 days from £3,585 pp incl. flights
Between indulgent fine dining, champagne receptions and private city tours, this elegant journey pairs the ultimate in luxury rail travel with a palace stay in the heart of ancient Venice.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Venice to London
4 days from £3,615 pp incl. flights
A counterpoint to the classic London to Venice route, this journey aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express starts among the exquisite architecture of Italy's floating city before crossing the Alps in style en route to London.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: London to Cannes
5 days from £5,335 pp incl. flights
Enjoy a slice of the high life as you pair the world's most iconic train with the glamour of the French Riviera – a summer journey not to be missed.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Verona to London
4 days from £3,430 pp incl. flights
Beginning with a luxury city stay and included walking tour in Verona, you'll board the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express for an unforgettable journey across Europe, steeped in the elegant traditions of 1920s rail travel.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Florence to London
4 days from £4,765 pp incl. flights
Journey aboard the iconic Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, starting amid the exquisite architecture of Florence before crossing the Alps in style en route to London.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Rome to London
4 days from £4,205 pp incl. flights
A counterpoint to the classic London-Venice route, this luxury journey aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express takes you in unmatched style between Rome and London.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Venice to Brussels
6 days from £5,225 pp incl. flightsSave up to £35 pp – ends 31 October
This journey aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express starts among the exquisite architecture of Italy's floating city before crossing the Alps in style en route to the gastronomy, architecture and cafe culture of Brussels.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Venice to Amsterdam
6 days from £4,260 pp incl. flights
This journey aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express starts among the exquisite architecture of Italy's floating city before crossing the Alps in style en route to the canals and museums of Amsterdam.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Geneva to Venice
6 days from £5,195 pp incl. flights
Take the world's most elegant train on a journey to savour, travelling in unmatched style through the pristine heart of alpine Europe between Geneva and Venice.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Vienna to London
4 days from £3,175 pp incl. flights
Board the world’s most elegant train for a luxury journey to remember as you're transported not just from Vienna to London but all the way back to the glamour of the Roaring Twenties.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Budapest to London
4 days from £4,215 pp incl. flights
From the Ottoman treasures of Budapest to the 1920s fineries of the world's most elegant train, this is luxury rail travel at its finest.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express & Lake Como
6 days from £4,935 pp incl. flights
Travel from London to Verona onboard the world’s most famous train, finishing off with a truly opulent stay on the shores of Italian lake country.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express & Venice’s Islands
4 days from £4,525 pp incl. flights
Before travelling on the world’s exclusive train, hop between Venice’s archipelago, centring on a luxury stay on your very own private island.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express Grand Suite Experience
4 days from £7,870 pp incl. flights
From free-flowing champagne to complimentary caviar, experience the ultimate in luxury rail travel with the butler-served indulgences of the new Venice Simplon-Orient-Express Grand Suites.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Return to Venice
5 days from £5,965 pp
Travel from London to Venice, and back again, aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, enjoying all the luxury and elegance of the world’s most famous train.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express & Verona Opera
4 days from £3,705 pp incl. flights
This spectacular short break combines a journey on the world’s most elegant train with a stay in a converted palace and of opera at the iconic Arena di Verona.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express & Northern Italy River Cruise
11 days from £6,700 pp incl. flights
Discover Venice and its surrounds in unmatched style as you pair the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express with a five-star cruise.
Northern Italy Cruise & Venice Simplon-Orient-Express
12 days from £6,945 pp incl. flights
Experience one of travel's great pairings as you combine a cruise among the treasures of Northern Italy with the luxurious delights of the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: London to Prague
4 days from £3,135 pp incl. flights
A journey on the legendary Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, travelling from the heart of London to medieval Prague. Enjoy a city stay in luxurious hotel accommodation and, of course, a night onboard the train itself.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Return to Budapest
5 days from £5,275 pp
Swap Budapest's Ottoman-era spas and grand Art Nouveau architecture for the 1920s glamour of a return journey on the iconic Venice Simplon-Orient Express
The Adriatic by Silversea & the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express
15 days from £10,105 pp incl. flights Silver NovaSave up to £1,945 pp – ends 10 October
This is a unique chance to pair two of travel’s great pleasures – the world’s most famous train and a sailing to some of the Mediterranean’s most iconic ports aboard Silversea’s latest ultra-luxury ship.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: London to Istanbul
9 days from £19,150 pp incl. flights
Experience the glamour and style of the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express as it returns to its original route, sweeping across Europe through France, Hungary and Romania to the gateway between east and west – Istanbul.