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Eastern Oriental Express

Eastern Oriental Express, inaugural journey departed in September 1993, the first ever train to transport passengers directly from Singapore and Kuala Lumpur to Bangkok, which stretches 2,030km in journey. Providing one of the most adventurous and exciting rail journeys in the world.

A quarter of a mile in length, the Eastern Oriental Express luxury train recaptures the golden age of rail travel through one of the world's most beautiful and exotic regions.


'Trains are wonderful... to travel by train is to see nature and human beings, towns... and rivers, in fact, to see life' - Agatha Christie

A tropical expanse of rainforest, rice paddies, diverse landscapes and colourful cultures, discover the variety of cultures and climates that you can encounter on South-East Asia rail travel such as the Eastern & Oriental Express.