Orient Express Holidays – Orient Express Flights Special Offer – Venice to London or London to Venice aboard the Venice Simplon Orient Express

Prices from £2,295 per person

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Orient Express Special Offer

Travel from London to Venice or Venice to London on board the Legendary Venice Simplon Orient Express (VSOE) – also known as the Orient Express – and fly home – Orient Express Holidays.


The Orient Express – Exclusive Venice Simplon Orient Express Holiday – flight special offer from Planet Rail 


ORIENT EXPRESS – Special Offer (with flights)

4 night/ 5 day fly to Venice Returning on the Orient Express

from £2,295 (low season) / £2,450 (high season)

4 night/ 5 day from London on the Orient Express to Venice and fly home

from £2,295 (low season) / £2,450 (high season)


Venice Hotel

Low season

London to Venice:

Nov. 12th


Venice to London:

Nov. 1st


High season

London to Venice:

Sept. 10th / 17th / 20th;

Oct. 4th, 11th, 22nd, 25th

Venice to London:

Sept. 13th / 16th;

Oct. 7th / 18th / 21st

Ai Mori d’Oriente £2,295 £2,450
UNA Esperienze £2,325 £2,475
Canal Grande £2,350 £2,550
Hotel Bucintoro £2,375 £2,495
Al Ponte Antico £2,495 £2,695


Orient Express Luxury trip with one-way flight – 4 night / 5 day holiday  highlights

  • Orient Express 4 night / 5 day holiday
  • Flights to or from Venice (dep. upon route selected)
  • Twin/Double compartment on the Venice Simplon Orient Express London to Venice or Venice to London (dep. upon route selected)
  • 3 nights’ B&B at the Hotel Ai Mori d’Oriente (4 star) in Venice
  • Orient Express special offer package prices from £2,295 per person

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Venice Simplon Orient Express – Special offer in detail

This 4 night / 5 day Venice Simplon Orient Express holiday includes flights from London to Venice (or vice versa) and 3 nights’ bed and breakfast in a twin/double room at the Hotel Ai Mori d’Oriente (4 star) in Venice and a journey on the legendary Venice Simplon Orient Express from Venice to London (or vice versa) from £2,295 per person, based on 2 people travelling together.


Orient Express Restaurant Food

Travel to Venice from London or in reverse on the Venice Simplon Orient Express from £2,295 per person

To take advantage of this Exclusive Venice Simplon Orient Express special offer, call 01347 825292

Orient Express Venice Sunset

Travelling from London to Venice by air and returning to London on the Venice Simplon Orient Express, or travelling from London to Venice on the Venice Simplon Orient Express and returning to London by air.

If you prefer you can travel on the Venice Simplon Orient Express from London to Venice and return by First Class rail on various dates throughout the year – please visit our Venice Simplon Orient Express Signature Journey for full details.

The Orient Express Luxury Holidays

What’s the Venice Simplon Orient Express like?

Travelling on the Venice Simplon Orient Express offers a unique travel experience; your personal steward is on hand to attend to your every comfort and show you to your exquisite compartment of wooden marquetry and polished brass adornments in original 1920s art-deco detail, with soft towels and pristine linen.

Experience fine dining in one of the ornate restaurant cars where crisp, white linen, polished French silverware and heavy crystal create a marvellous setting and backdrop for your gourmet meals.

All the while, you travel across Europe viewing magnificent scenery and ever-changing landscapes from the comfort of this luxurious, iconic train.

If you have a specific Venice Simplon-Orient Express question – why not review our Venice Simplon Orient Express FAQs here

Example Itinerary

Day 1-3 – Explore the Unique Beauty of Venice

venice aboard the Orient Express

Your holiday begins as you fly with British Airways in Economy Class from London to Venice. On arrival in Venice your private water taxi transfer will convey you in style to your highly-rated 4 star hotel for 3 nights.  Take the time to plan the sights you wish to take in whilst visiting this magical city. You have two full days to explore this captivating city at your leisure. You may wish to visit the impressive Piazza San Marco to see the famous Basilica-dominated square, take a Gondola ride down the Grand Canal or visit the iconic 15th century Santa Maria della Salute church. You may simply like to enjoy an espresso whilst watching the hustle and bustle of this unique city.

Day 4 – The legendary Venice Simplon Orient Express awaits

Orient express staff in doorway

This morning your water taxi will transport you to Venice Santa Lucia station where the renowned blue and gold Wagons-Lits carriages of the Venice Simplon Orient Express await to take you on a journey in style and luxury.

Greeted by your own personal steward, who will attend to your every need throughout your journey, you are shown to your private compartment. After you have settled in, you may wish to head to the bar car for an aperitif before enjoying the delicious 3 course lunch served in one of the beautiful restaurant cars.

This afternoon you may choose to browse the Venice Simplon Orient Express’ on board boutique to purchase mementos of your holiday and the iconic train, relax in your compartment and admire passing scenery as the trains makes its way through the Italian Dolomites towards the Brenner Pass and Austria.

Afternoon tea is served in your compartment before it is time to dress for dinner. Perhaps enjoy a glass of champagne in the new Champagne Bar or the bar car and admire the ever-changing scenery, meeting other passengers and sharing stories of your experience before dinner. Heading to one of the three distinctly different, beautiful restaurant cars, you will be treated to the finest four course meal prepared by talented French chefs. The fine dining experience befits the elegant and luxurious setting aboard the Venice Simplon Orient Express as it continues on its journey through the evening.

After dinner, relax to the sound of music from the baby grand piano in the bar car, or simply enjoy the experience of being aboard what must be the world’s most luxurious express train. When you return to your compartment, your Steward will have transformed it into a comfortable bedroom ready for a night’s sleep beneath fresh white linen.

Day 5 – Aboard the Venice Simplon Orient Express from Paris to London & homeward bound

Orient Express Bar

When morning arrives you are approaching Paris. You are greeted by the smell of coffee and hot pastries as your Steward brings breakfast to your compartment at a time to suit you.  The train pulls into Paris Gare de l’Est and stops here for 40 minutes.

Take this opportunity to stretch your legs along the platform and watch the bustling activity; passengers boarding, chefs choosing produce for brunch, Parisians coming and going.

Once dressed and refreshed there is time to relax in the comfort of your cabin before a sumptuous brunch is served in one of the charming restaurant cars as the train travels towards Calais.

Before disembarkation, there’s still time to marvel at the French vistas through the window, or head back to the on-board Venice Simplon Orient Express boutique for a last-minute souvenir purchase.

pon arrival in Calais, you will say farewell to the unique Venice Simplon Orient Express and after crossing the Channel, you join the gleaming cream and umber carriages of the British Pullman for the journey to London. Afternoon High Tea, accompanied by a glass of champagne, is served to you at your table as you travel through the Kentish countryside.

All too soon it is time to prepare to disembark as your train draws into London Victoria station and the final leg of your journey home.For more information or to book your Venice Simplon Orient Express holiday, call 01347 825292