Don’t Forget Your Travel Insurance
Rail and Coach Travel
Great Rail Journeys Tours, including classic rail journeys on the Orient Express, Glacier Express and Trans Siberian.
Megabus Coach / Bus Travel (US, Canada & UK)
Via Rail – main Passenger Rail company
Canrail Pass from Via Rail
Interrail – Interrail Pass (European residents
Eurail.com – Eurail Pass (those resident outside Europe
Eurostar UK to Europe by Rail
thetrainline.com UK and Eurostar rail tickets
National Express UK COACH travel
japanrailpass.net Information on the Japan Rail Pass
Help and Emergancy
Emergency Services phone numbers worldwide (a PDF document from the US Bureau of Consular Affairs). Note: at the time of writing, 112 can be used in all European Union countries including the UK.
Emergencies and Crises abroad (U.S. Department of State) useful links for U.S. citizens.
FamilySafeHolidays.co.uk has contact numbers to report lost/stolen cards (by Bank), passports, phones, ABTA/ATOL numbers to ring if your tour operator has ceased trading (site also offers online store for your personal details and 2 scans of important documents – free for first 6 weeks)
UK Embassy Locator on our Travel Dashboard. It uses official Foreign & Commonwealth Office data and includes maps and email addresses not shown via the FCO’s own locator.
Emergency travel documents FCO Lost / Stolen Passports page.
Support for British nationals abroad what the FCO can and cannot do for you.
Renew UK passports overseas