new places to discovercar-free
free e-book of Scenic Rail& Bus Journeys
win a bottle of proseccoor a £10 rail voucher
new places to discover car-free
free e-book of Scenic Rail & Bus Journeys
win a bottle of prosecco or a £10 rail voucher
Birthplace of radio and only city in Essex, Chelmsford may be urban, but it’s easy to reach the surrounding countryside including some beautiful gardens.
Exploring the UK in April and May means carpets of woodland bluebells - here are five car-free places for a springtime stroll.
Flagship garden of the RHS and one of the great gardens of the world
Car-free offer: 25% discount on entry with train/bus ticket or bike
Take a walk across the wildlife-rich heathland and enjoy the views across the Shropshire Hills.
Car-free offer: Free (charge for cars)
Experience around 2500 different species of trees from all over the world
Car-free offer: 30% off entry with valid train or bus ticket, or bike
Explore Kew Gardens, Hampton Court or the villa JMW Turner designed for himself. Richmond offers scenic riverside walks, panoramic views and deer parks.
Get close to nature at RSPB Rainham Marshes - explore these ancient landscapes and amazing wildlife
Car-free offer: 50% off entry when you arrive by train, bus or bike, plus 10% off in cafe!
As the days get longer and the sun feels warmer, we all want to head for the sea. But why get there in an overheated car?
Half an hour south of the centre of London, you can find some beautiful walking country: flowering parkland, historic commons, woods and nature reserves.
Look out for the Good Journey Mark – where car-free visitors are welcome and enjoy a discount