With the ‘One Year to Go’ landmark upon us before the start of the Rugby World Cup 2015 in England, the official tournament travel agent has unveiled new travel packages, as well as the extension of its ‘Ticket Ballot Promise’; enabling fans to apply for a refund on qualifying packages should they be successful in the England Rugby 2015 Ballot.
England Rugby Travel is now offering day travel and ticket packages, as well as multi-day hotel breaks, for all 48 matches of Rugby World Cup 2015, which takes place over a six week period from Monday 18th September to Saturday 31st October 2015; and will see 20 teams go head-to-head in matches held in 13 locations across England and Cardiff.
Here’s a line-up of just some of the packages available
Opening Ceremony One Night Weekend Break: Guarantee your place to experience the first weekend of the tournament, including the Opening Ceremony at Twickenham Stadium, before England play their first pool game against Fiji. Includes a one night weekend break including match ticket and overnight stay based on two sharing on a B&B basis, with prices starting from £479pp.
Three Night Rugby Weekend Escape: A long weekend break where you can combine seeing England take on Fiji at Twickenham, including the Opening Ceremony followed by seeing France take on their old rivals Italy the next day. Prices start at £1,339pp, including match tickets and a three night stay at the Four Seasons Hampshire, based on two sharing on a B&B basis with private transfers.
Or the ‘Platinum Package’: Combining the England v Fiji match with a luxurious weekend break staying at The Dorchester and including an exclusive England Rugby Travel experience the night before the game that offers access to Rugby legends and harnesses the atmosphere of Rugby World Cup 2015. Prices start from £1,499pp based on two sharing, including match ticket, one night stay at The Dorchester on a B&B basis, exclusive England Rugby Travel Experience and return match day travel to and from the game.
In addition, today (12th September 2014) will see the public invited to apply for tickets through the official England Rugby 2015 Ballot. England Rugby Travel is offering fans a Ticket Ballot Promise**, meaning that anyone who purchases qualifying packages for England’s three pool matches in London, or any of the knock out fixtures at Twickenham Stadium, that are then successful in the ballot, will be able to apply for a refund through the unique Ticket Ballot Promise. The promise has now been extended to packages purchased until 29th September 2014, providing extra security and peace of mind that customers can buy now and return their qualifying packages should they be successful in the Ballot.
All travel and ticket packages on offer can be found at www.englandrugbytravel.com.