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19 Budget train & rail tours in Asia with 146 reviews

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  • Epic Japan

    "Trip was very fun and accommodations were great"
    Instant Booking
    Just $99 deposit
    destinations
    Tokyo, Kamakura, Hakone, Kyoto, Osaka+3 more
    starts/ ends in
    Tokyo / Osaka
    age range
    18 to 39 year olds
    accommodation
    Hostel, Guesthouse
    transport
    Train & Rail, Ferry
    Regions
    Central Japan, Southern Japan, Honshu+2 more
    Travel style
    Adventure, In-depth Cultural, Christmas & New Year+2 more
    operator
    G Adventures
    -23%
    Duration
    11 days
    Price per day
    $181
    From
    $2,599
    US$1,996
    You save $603
    9 May 2019
    3 spaces left
    1 Jun 2019
    1 space left
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  • Classic Xi'an to Beijing Adventure

    8 day train & rail tour through Xian, Pingyao, Datong, Beijing, Mutianyu in China

    Instant Booking
    Just $99 deposit
    destinations
    Xian, Pingyao, Datong, Beijing, Mutianyu+2 more
    starts/ ends in
    Xian / Beijing
    age range
    12 to 99 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel
    transport
    Train & Rail, Private Vehicle+1 more
    Country Region
    Northern China
    Travel style
    Adventure
    operator
    G Adventures
    -33%
    Duration
    8 days
    Price per day
    $92
    From
    $1,099
    US$738
    You save $360
    27 Apr 2019
    10+ spaces left
    4 May 2019
    10 spaces left
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  • The Genghis Khan

    "One of the best trips of my life. Best part = sticking your head out of the window..."
    Just $99 deposit
    destinations
    Russia, Mongolia, China+1 more
    starts/ ends in
    Moscow / Beijing
    age range
    18 to 35 year olds
    accommodation
    Hostel, Camping, Berth / Cabin, Sleeper Train+2 more
    transport
    Train & Rail
    Country Region
    Central Mongolia, Trans Siberian+1 more
    Travel style
    Discovery
    operator
    Vodkatrain
    Duration
    15 days
    Price per day
    $140
    From
    US$2,107
    You save $88
    22 Jul 2019
    6 spaces left
    19 Aug 2019
    10+ spaces left
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  • South India Revealed

    "Another winner for me on this Intrepid tour. It's a completely different vibe from..."
    Instant Booking
    Just $99 deposit
    destinations
    Trivandrum, Varkala, Kochi (Cochin), Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, Madurai, Mysore, Hampi, Goa+6 more
    starts/ ends in
    Trivandrum / Goa
    age range
    15 to 99 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel, Home-stay, Sleeper Train+1 more
    transport
    Train & Rail, Boat, Local Transport, Private Vehicle+2 more
    Country Region
    Southern India
    Travel style
    Train & Rail, Christmas & New Year+1 more
    operator
    Intrepid Travel
    -23%
    Duration
    16 days
    Price per day
    $58
    From
    $1,215
    US$933
    You save $282
    14 Jun 2019
    8 spaces left
    5 Jul 2019
    5 spaces left
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  • Tokyo to Tokyo

    "Very fast paced and exciting tour . I would have liked more time in Osaka as we only..."
    Just $99 deposit
    destinations
    Tokyo, Kamakura, Hakone, Fuji, Kyoto, Hiroshima, Osaka+5 more
    starts/ ends in
    Tokyo / Tokyo
    age range
    18 to 60 year olds
    accommodation
    Hostel
    transport
    Local Transport
    Regions
    Central Japan, Southern Japan, Honshu+2 more
    Travel style
    Private / Custom, Train & Rail+1 more
    operator
    The Dragon Trip
    Duration
    13 days
    Price per day
    $153
    From
    US$1,995
    You save $83
    10 Jun 2019
    10 spaces left
    17 Jun 2019
    10 spaces left
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  • Iconic India

    " I really enjoyed the tour. It was a long time in the road, 37 days, and we covered..."
    Instant Booking
    Just $99 deposit
    destinations
    New Delhi, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Pushkar, Jaipur, Agra, Varanasi, Trivandrum, Varkala, Kochi (Cochin), Thekkady, Madurai, Mysore, Hampi, Goa+14 more
    starts/ ends in
    New Delhi / Goa
    age range
    15 to 99 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel, Home-stay, Camping, Guesthouse, Sleeper Train+2 more
    transport
    Train & Rail, Boat, Local Transport, Private Vehicle+2 more
    Travel style
    Train & Rail
    operator
    Intrepid Travel
    -23%
    Duration
    37 days
    Price per day
    $50
    From
    $2,395
    US$1,839
    You save $556
    14 Jun 2019
    5 spaces left
    19 Jul 2019
    8 spaces left
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  • Shanghai to Shanghai

    "Only great things to say about this trip! We travelled for a few months and the China..."
    Instant Booking
    Just $99 deposit
    destinations
    Shanghai, Yangshuo, Guilin, Chengdu, Xian, Shaolin, Beijing, Hangzhou+6 more
    starts/ ends in
    Shanghai / Shanghai
    age range
    18 to 60 year olds
    accommodation
    Hostel, Camping, Guesthouse+1 more
    transport
    Local Transport
    Travel style
    Adventure, Train & Rail
    operator
    The Dragon Trip
    Duration
    18 days
    Price per day
    $82
    From
    US$1,471
    You save $61
    27 May 2019
    10+ spaces left
    3 Jun 2019
    10+ spaces left
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  • Indian Rail Odyssey (from Amritsar to Kochi (Cochin))

    21 day train & rail tour through Amritsar, New Delhi, Agra and 12 other destinations in India

    Just $99 deposit
    destinations
    Amritsar, New Delhi, Agra, Fatehpur Sikri, Jaipur, Mumbai, Goa, Panjim, Bangalore, Mysore, Bandipur National Park, Ooty, Coonoor, Kochi (Cochin), Alleppey+13 more
    starts/ ends in
    Amritsar / Kochi (Cochin)
    age range
    14 to 85 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel, Sleeper Train
    transport
    Train & Rail, Coach / Bus, Boat, Local Transport+2 more
    operator
    Explore!
    Duration
    21 days
    Price per day
    $127
    From
    US$2,659
    You save $111
    13 Oct 2019
    10+ spaces left
    10 Nov 2019
    10+ spaces left
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  • Shogun Trail (from Tokyo to Fukuoka)

    12 day discovery tour through Tokyo, Ashi Lake, Hakone and 6 other destinations in Japan

    Instant Booking
    Just $99 deposit
    destinations
    Tokyo, Ashi Lake, Hakone, Kyoto, Hiroshima, Nagasaki, Sasebo, Hirado, Fukuoka+7 more
    starts/ ends in
    Tokyo / Fukuoka
    age range
    14 to 85 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel, Home-stay
    transport
    Train & Rail, Coach / Bus, Boat+1 more
    Country Region
    Southern Japan
    Travel style
    Train & Rail
    operator
    Explore!
    Duration
    12 days
    Price per day
    $407
    From
    US$4,886
    You save $204
    15 Sep 2019
    4 spaces left
    6 Oct 2019
    6 spaces left
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  • 11 Days China Bullet Train Impression

    "I had the lovely pleasure of visiting China with UTOvacation last year. I took a..."
    Instant Booking
    Just $99 deposit
    destinations
    Beijing, Shanghai, Suzhou, Wuxi, Hangzhou+3 more
    starts/ ends in
    Beijing / Shanghai
    age range
    2 to 70 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel
    transport
    Train & Rail, Plane
    Country Region
    Southern China
    Travel style
    Train & Rail
    operator
    UTOvacation
    Duration
    11 days
    Price per day
    $19
    From
    US$214
    You save $9
    21 Oct 2019
    10 spaces left
    23 Oct 2019
    10 spaces left
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  • Japan Highlights (10 days)

    10 day self-guided tour through Tokyo, Hakone, Fuji and 4 other destinations in Japan

    Just $99 deposit
    destinations
    Tokyo, Hakone, Fuji, Kyoto, Nara, Hiroshima, Osaka+4 more
    starts/ ends in
    Tokyo / Tokyo
    age range
    18 to 99 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel, Berth / Cabin
    transport
    Train & Rail, Boat, Private Vehicle+1 more
    Regions
    Central Japan, Southern Japan, Honshu+2 more
    Travel style
    Train & Rail, Christmas & New Year+1 more
    operator
    Bamba Experience
    Duration
    10 days
    Price per day
    $175
    From
    US$1,750
    You save $73
    24 Apr 2019
    10 spaces left
    25 Apr 2019
    10 spaces left
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  • Shanghai to Hong Kong on a Shoestring

    7 day train & rail tour through Shanghai, Guilin, Yangshuo and 3 other destinations in China

    Instant Booking
    Just $99 deposit
    destinations
    Shanghai, Guilin, Yangshuo, Shenzhen, Luohu, Hong Kong+4 more
    starts/ ends in
    Shanghai / Hong Kong
    age range
    18 to 39 year olds
    accommodation
    Hostel, Hotel, Sleeper Train+1 more
    transport
    Train & Rail, Private Vehicle+1 more
    Country Region
    Southern China
    operator
    G Adventures
    -33%
    Duration
    7 days
    Price per day
    $81
    From
    $849
    US$570
    You save $278
    8 May 2019
    9 spaces left
    19 Jun 2019
    9 spaces left
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  • Ancient Empires—Beijing to Tokyo

    "The tour had two parts, the China part was excellent, Tori was brilliant, very informative..."
    Instant Booking
    Just $99 deposit
    destinations
    Beijing, Xian, Suzhou, Shanghai, Osaka, Koya-san, Hiroshima, Kyoto, Hakone, Tokyo+7 more
    starts/ ends in
    Beijing / Tokyo
    age range
    12 to 99 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel, Monastery, Guesthouse, Sleeper Train, Hut+3 more
    transport
    Train & Rail, Local Transport, Plane, Ferry+3 more
    Travel style
    Train & Rail, Historical, Christmas & New Year+1 more
    operator
    G Adventures
    -28%
    Duration
    16 days
    Price per day
    $243
    From
    $5,399
    US$3,887
    You save $1,512
    21 Jun 2019
    3 spaces left
    28 Jun 2019
    8 spaces left
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  • Beijing to Shanghai Adventure

    "I did the last leg of this tour and to join a group that had already been travelling..."
    Instant Booking
    Just $99 deposit
    destinations
    Beijing, Xian, Suzhou, Shanghai+1 more
    starts/ ends in
    Beijing / Shanghai
    age range
    18 to 39 year olds
    accommodation
    Hostel, Hotel, Sleeper Train+1 more
    transport
    Train & Rail
    Travel style
    Train & Rail
    operator
    G Adventures
    -28%
    Duration
    8 days
    Price per day
    $67
    From
    $749
    US$540
    You save $210
    27 Apr 2019
    6 spaces left
    1 May 2019
    4 spaces left
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  • Real South India (from Trivandrum to Goa)

    "The trip explored a lot of great destinations and it was great to utilise public..."
    Instant Booking
    Just $99 deposit
    destinations
    Trivandrum, Varkala, Alleppey, Kochi (Cochin), Bangalore, Mysore, Halebidu, Karnataka, Hampi, Virupapuragaddi, Goa+8 more
    starts/ ends in
    Trivandrum / Goa
    age range
    18 to 29 year olds
    accommodation
    Hotel, Home-stay, Lodge, Guesthouse, Sleeper Train+2 more
    transport
    Train & Rail, Boat, Local Transport, Private Vehicle+2 more
    Country Region
    Southern India
    Travel style
    Adventure, Train & Rail, Christmas & New Year+1 more
    operator
    Intrepid Travel
    -23%
    Duration
    13 days
    Price per day
    $48
    From
    $815
    US$626
    You save $189
    12 Jun 2019
    10 spaces left
    10 Jul 2019
    10+ spaces left
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Budget Train & Rail Tours in Asia Reviews

  • "I booked Japan on a Shoestring to see what value a tour company could add compared..."
    Epic Japan
  • "I took the Vodkatrain trip in August 2009 at the beginning of a long trip away. I..."
    The Genghis Khan
  • "Another winner for me on this Intrepid tour. It's a completely different vibe from..."
    South India Revealed
  • "Overall, the tour was unforgettable. The highlights: our tour guide, Alan, was amazing..."
    Tokyo to Tokyo
  • " I really enjoyed the tour. It was a long time in the road, 37 days, and we covered..."
    Iconic India
  • "It was an amazing trip! De guides were very nice, and around our ages. We had a lot..."
    Shanghai to Shanghai