Once Upon a Train

Special Agent, we need YOU!

Our ‘Golden Ticket’ has been stolen*! Please...help us locate it!

Read the stories below to be sent on a (virtual) journey around the world and uncover clues to locate the Golden Ticket.  Your deadline to solve the case: August 21st, 2020. Find out more here. 

Throughout the journey, you will get an opportunity to win the following prizes, including famils & gift vouchers. Please note that due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, certain prizes might be delayed, amended or cancelled. We will do our best to provide the most we can in these trying times.

Think you know where the Golden Ticket is?

Click the yellow button below to submit your answer. 

Solve the case

*Once upon a train is a fictional story for training & reward purposes.

1. Where is the Golden Ticket?

Our Golden Ticket has been stolen! It was the only one of its kind. Track it down and be greatly rewarded.

4. Eurostar

Today you are taking one of the best-selling European trains between two sought after destinations.

7. Eastern & Oriental Express

You are about to embark on a luxurious & slow train journey through Southeast Asia, on board the Eastern & Oriental Express. 

10. France-Spain High Speed

Getting any closer to locating the Golden Ticket? Well if not, at least you're getting closer to eating golden pastries. 

13. TGV Lyria

You had pressed snooze too many times and your train to Zurich leaves in just half an hour.

16. Deutsche Bahn

I’m sending two other agents to meet you in Munich. Together, you can work through the clues to locate the thief.

2. Venice Simplon-Orient-Express

It feels as though you’ve been transported back in time to the 1920s...

5. LNER

You'd be forgiven for thinking you're at Tokyo train station, as you take LNER's new Azuma train from London to Edinburgh.

8. Switzerland

Eight hours of transiting would usually sound like a tough gig, but this isn’t a regular commute.

11. Thalys

Special Agent, tell us something…what is the train that travels between Paris and Amsterdam (I just gave you a big hint)?

14. Trenitalia

When you exit the building, you know you are in the wrong place. There is not a canal in sight. What have you done?

17. The Final Pursuit

**SPOILER ALERT - the location is revealed in this story** It's time for us to get our Golden Ticket back.

3. Eurail

Eurail is a mini 'Golden Ticket', a ticket to freedom & adventure in 33 countries & 40,000 destinations.

6. TGV

Time to travel on the route that started high-speed train travel in Europe, and is still one of the most popular today.

9. Al Andalus

Where are you off to next? Here are some hints...tasty tapas, frilly flamenco dresses, alluring architecture, beautiful beaches...

12. Rocky Mountaineer

What if I told you that time travel is possible? We’re sending you back in time in a modern and spectacular machine...

15. TGV Est/Alleo

Special Agent, I know you are sipping on Champagne in Reims, but I have an urgent message for you.

Special Agent, we need YOU!

Our ‘Golden Ticket’ has been stolen*! Please...help us locate it!

Read the stories below to be sent on a (virtual) journey around the world and uncover clues to locate the Golden Ticket.  Your deadline to solve the case: August 21st, 2020. Find out more here. 

Throughout the journey, you will get an opportunity to win the following prizes, including famils & gift vouchers. Please note that due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, certain prizes might be delayed, amended or cancelled. We will do our best to provide the most we can in these trying times.

Think you know where the Golden Ticket is?

Click the yellow button below to submit your answer. 

Solve the case

*Once upon a train is a fictional story for training & reward purposes.

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Prize Winners

Prize winners throughout the year will be published here.