Can I bring a bicycle on my rail and sail journey?

You cannot book a bicycle as part of the Dutchflyer Rail and Sail service. If you wish to travel with a bicycle via rail and on the Harwich - Hook of Holland route you must book your rail travel directly with the rail company and book your ferry travel separately. On other routes you are advised to check with the relevant railway operator that your bicycle can be carried on the train. 


When travelling to/from London there are restrictions for non-folding bikes on peak rail services for the comfort and safety of all passengers. Only folded bikes can be accommodated during busy times. This applies to the following Stratford and London Liverpool Street station services:


These restrictions apply Monday to Friday, except Bank Holidays.

AM – any trains arriving at Stratford or Liverpool Street between 0745 and 0945*

PM – any trains departing from Stratford or Liverpool Street between 1630 and 1830*


* Except for reserved spaces on Norwich to/from Liverpool Street services.  On the West Anglia region this applies to services south of Broxbourne only.


London Liverpool Street - Norwich Intercity Services

Free of charge

Reservations in advance are compulsory

Six dedicated bicycle spaces are available in the Guard’s van.


The Guard’s van will be locked 3 minutes before departure time from London Liverpool Street and Norwich. Please arrive in good time to make sure your cycle is safely on board by then.