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: Venice to London
4 days from £4,525 pp incl. flightsSave up to £885 pp – ends 31 August
A counterpoint to the classic London to Venice route, this journey aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express starts in Italy's floating city before crossing the Alps in style en route to Paris, then via Eurostar to London.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Florence to London
4 days from £4,525 pp incl. flightsSave up to £795 pp – ends 31 August
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: Verona to London
4 days from £4,125 pp incl. flightsSave up to £945 pp – ends 31 August
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: A taste of luxury
3 days from £3,905 pp incl. flights
Enjoyed across three unforgettable days, this itinerary is perfect for those looking to experience the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express but are short on time
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: London to Paris & Venice
5 days from £6,385 pp incl. flights
With Eurostar included, this is the iconic southbound journey from Paris to Venice aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, paired with stays in two luxury hotels.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: London to Venice incl. British Pullman
4 days from £5,795 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. A trip on the legendary British Pullman is also included
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Venice & Brussels to London
6 days from £6,425 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 gastronomy, architecture and cafe culture of Brussels.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: Venice & Amsterdam to London
6 days from £5,440 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: Vienna to London
4 days from £5,250 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
5 days from £5,560 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 & Venice’s Islands
4 days from £5,715 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 £14,520 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 & Verona Opera
4 days from £9,940 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
12 days from £7,570 pp incl. flightsSave up to £385 pp – ends 30 June
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
11 days from £7,260 pp incl. flightsSave up to £390 pp – ends 30 June
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 Istanbul
9 days from £19,145 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.
Adriatic in style with SeaDream & the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express
11 days from £12,315 pp incl. flights
A luxury holiday of two halves, this rail and cruise epic pairs a journey aboard the world's most celebrated train with a yacht adventure among the historic delights of the Adriatic Sea.
Venice Simplon-Orient-Express: London to Cannes
5 days from £5,930 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: London to Geneva & Venice
6 days from £7,345 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 & Lake Como
6 days from £6,460 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: From Paris to Vienna's Christmas markets
5 days from £4,500 pp incl. flightsSave up to £630 pp – ends 31 August
Experience Europe at its wintry best as you journey from London to Paris and on to Vienna, pairing luxurious accommodation with innate style of the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express.