Documentary series in which Michael Portillo travels the length and breadth of the country by train.

Great British Railway Journeys - Netflix

Type: Documentary

Languages: English

Status: Running

Runtime: 30 minutes

Premier: 2010-01-04

Great British Railway Journeys - Great British Railway Journeys - Netflix

Great British Railway Journeys is a BBC documentary series presented by Michael Portillo. It premiered in 2010 on BBC Two, and has returned each year for a total of nine series. The series features Portillo travelling around the railway networks of Great Britain, Ireland and the Isle of Man, referring to an 1840s copy of Bradshaw's Guide, comparing how the various destinations have changed since Victorian times. Portillo has also presented three related series, Great Continental Railway Journeys from 2012, Great American Railroad Journeys which began in 2016, and Great Indian Railway Journeys which was broadcast in spring 2018.

Great British Railway Journeys - Portsmouth to Grimsby - Netflix

The second journey sees Portillo go from port to port: from Portsmouth on the south coast to Grimsby on the east coast.

Great British Railway Journeys - References - Netflix