The Eastern & Oriental Express train provides a year round scheduled rail service through the ever-changing countryside of Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand. Reserved for just 60 guests accommodated in the sumptuous State and Presidential cabins, each departure caters to the pleasures of luxury train travel with E&O’s renowned standards of exceptional comfort and gracious service. A relaxed pace is maintained throughout each of these luxury train journeys through Asia, allowing guests ample time to enjoy the majestic landscapes along the route, and the train is stabled overnight most evenings.The Eastern & Oriental Express offers a 3 night / 4 day luxury train journey from Bangkok to Singapore. This rail itinerary features passage over the famous wooden trestle viaduct at Tham Kasae, one of Thailand’s most scenic stretches of railway before arrival into Kanchanaburi for a cruise on the River Kwai and a visit to the Thai-Burma Railway Museum. The following day in Malaysia, enjoy a tour of Georgetown, Penang by coach and trishaw. The train then crosses the magnificent Bukit Merah Lake in northern Malaysia during daylight hours before arriving into Singapore on Wednesday morning. The E&O also operates a 2 night / 3 day luxury train journey from Singapore to Bangkok via the Malay Peninsula and includes off-train excursions to the colonial town of Georgetown, Penang and the historical River Kwai in Kanchanaburi. Throughout the year on selected dates, the E&O operates a series of special train journeys known as the Chronicles of South-East Asia. These are exclusive 6-night journeys throughout Thailand, Malaysia and into Singapore. Each carefully crafted itinerary offers up-close and in-depth experiences to immerse and enrich guests in diverse cultures and fascinating histories that link South-East Asia.For more details and pricing, please click on the individual tours below:Bangkok to SingaporeSingapore to BangkokFables of the Hills (Singapore to Bangkok)
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