What a difference a day trip makes.

It's easy. Just pop round the corner and get on a train.

Before you know it, you'll be exploring a wonderful world of new experiences, from undiscovered art galleries to endless empty beaches, from gardens in the sky to gin clubs by the sea, and all in a day.

So what are you waiting for? Choose your day trip destination, and let's go.

Bath
Bath

Probably the most sophisticated World Heritage site on the UNESCO list. There's more to Bath than baths.

Bristol
Bristol

Britain's ‘Best Place to Live in 2017’ (Sunday Times) delivers the best of city life but with a laid-back attitude.

Bruton
Bruton

The small country town that's become such a magnet for faces of fashion, art and showbiz that a walk to the shops can feel like lunch at The Ivy.

Cardiff
Cardiff

Cardiff only became the capital of Wales in 1955, but it’s taken to the role like a duck to water.

Exeter
Exeter

Devon’s capital is a vibrant, modern city with an ancient history, a thriving cultural life, fascinating visitor attractions and a magnificent Gothic cathedral. 

Falmouth
Falmouth

A watery wonder surrounded by picturesque creeks and inlets with a fascinating sailing heritage.

London
London

London is one of the greatest cities in the world. If you've never been there, a trip to the capital doesn't cost the earth.

Oxford
Oxford

When you think of Oxford, you think of its prestigious university, but it’s also famous for a lot more than that.

Plymouth
Plymouth

Plymouth thrives as a city of culture, with cool shops and restaurants that run right along the waterfront.

Salisbury
Salisbury

Salisbury and its World Heritage Site have been a centre of culture, religion and politics since the very beginning of English history.

St Austell
St Austell

History and hidden gems on the Cornish Riviera. St Austell is a treasure trove for lovers of good food and beer.

Torquay
Torquay

Take a break in the classic British seaside resort, with a tiny touch of the Med.

Totnes
Totnes

Bohemia with a distinctly rustic West Country flavour. Totnes has been known, since the 70s, for new and alternative ideas.

Truro
Truro

Cornwall’s county town has a wealth of impressive architecture and is a bustling centre of arts, culture, history and food.

Worcester
Worcester

Worcester is steeped in history and tradition with a uniquely English flavour.

Be a day tripper and take the train with GWR. It couldn’t be easier. So, what are you waiting for? Choose your day trip destination station, and let's go.

Be a day tripper and take the train with GWR. It couldn’t be easier. So, what are you waiting for? Choose your day trip destination station, and let's go.