From sports cars to ocean-liners, and from great rail-journeys to aviation adventures, here you’ll find our varied range of books on transport. Browse our bestselling books on cars and motoring, trains and railways, ships and sailing, and aeroplanes, and discover our range of perfect transport gifts.

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Our Best Transport Books

Around the World in 80 Trains
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All On The Board
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The Big British Railway Puzzle Book
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Cathedrals of Steam
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Aston Martin
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Bond Cars
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£20.00
Hardback
Greatest British Railway Journeys
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Take the Slow Road: England and Wales
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1001 Cars To Dream of Driving Before You Die
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Another Fine Mess
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£9.99
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Seashaken Houses
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£9.99
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The Times Golden Years of Rail Travel
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Cool Cars
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£12.99
Paperback
Bradshaw's Handbook
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Land Rover
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£8.99
Paperback
Ticket to Ride
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£9.99
Paperback
The Car Book
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Taking in everyone from genius engineers to glamorous secret agents, this splendidly entertaining history of an iconic motoring brand is a love letter to automotive speed and style from the man formerly known as the Stig.

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All On The Board
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Cathedrals of Steam
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The History of Speed
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Bond Cars
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£20.00
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The Big British Railway Puzzle Book
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Aston Martin
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Hardback
Greatest British Railway Journeys
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How to Build a Motorcycle
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The Times: The Joy of Railways
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Halton Boys
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£20.00
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Cyclist - Ride
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£30.00
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Treasure Islands
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£12.99
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The Dream 100 from evo and Octane
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Why We Drive
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Secret Spitfires
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£20.00
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Around the World in 80 Trains
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Perfect Transport Gift Books

The Car Book
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£25.00
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Bradshaw's Handbook
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The Train Book
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£25.00
Hardback
The Times Golden Years of Rail Travel
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The Dream 100 from evo and Octane
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Beautiful Machines
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£45.00
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The Times: The Joy of Railways
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Jaguar
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£40.00
Hardback
100 Years of Bentley
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Ferrari 70 Years
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£32.00
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British Motorcycles 1945-1965
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A Passion for Trains
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Orient Express
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£60.00
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Rolls Royce Phantom II Continental
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Planes, Trains & Automobiles

Great gifts for transport buffs

Waterloo Station 1000 piece Jigsaw Puzzle
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Ticket to Ride Europe Board Game
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Mind the Gap Card Game
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£11.99
Game
2021 Railway Poster Art National Railway Museum Wall Calendar
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England by Rail 2021 Wall Calendar
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£10.99   £5.49
Calendar
Titanic First Accounts 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle
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Battleship Card Game
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Haynes retro ford 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle
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Haynes retro spitfire 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle
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Top Gun Strategy Board Game
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Nanonblock London Underground
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£18.99
General merchandise
Up Main & Down Loop
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£16.99
General merchandise
Train In A Tin
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£11.99
Other merchandise

You're Going to Need a Bigger Garage!

Haynes Owners' Workshop Manuals for Transport icons

Airbus A380 Owners' Workshop Manual
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Avro Lancaster Owners' Workshop Manual
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Inter-City 125 Owners' Workshop Manual
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London Underground Owners' Workshop Manual
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U-Boat Owners' Workshop Manual
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Mary Rose Owners' Workshop Manual
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Avro Vulcan Owners' Workshop Manual
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RAF Chinook Owners' Workshop Manual
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Jaguar D-Type Owners' Workshop Manual
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Off the Rails 

Our best books on railways and trains

 

Around the World in 80 Trains
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The Big British Railway Puzzle Book
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Cathedrals of Steam
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Hardback
Greatest British Railway Journeys
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The Times Golden Years of Rail Travel
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Bradshaw's Handbook
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Ticket to Ride
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£9.99
Paperback
Felix the Railway Cat
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The Train Book
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£25.00
Hardback
Amazing Train Journeys
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The Railways
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£9.99
Paperback
Italian Ways
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£9.99
Paperback
Slow Trains to Venice
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Europe By Rail
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£16.99
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Lost Railway Walks
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Full Steam Ahead, Felix
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Motoring On  

Our best books on cars and motoring

 

Aston Martin
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Bond Cars
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£20.00
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1001 Cars To Dream of Driving Before You Die
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Cool Cars
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£12.99
Paperback
Land Rover
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£8.99
Paperback
The Car Book
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DK
£25.00
Hardback
The Classic Car Book
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DK
£25.00
Hardback
Why We Drive
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Hardback
Enzo Ferrari
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1001 Road Trips To Drive Before You Die
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Really?
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£8.99
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The Grand Tour A-Z of the Car
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The Science of Supercars
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One Eye Open
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£8.99
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GQ Drives
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£25.00
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John Haynes
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£20.00
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The Car Miscellany
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Up, Up and Away

Our best aviation books

The Aircraft Book
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£25.00
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Spitfire Manual 1940
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Skyfaring
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£9.99
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Jet Man
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£30.00
Hardback
Flight
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£19.99
Hardback
Lancaster
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£12.99
Paperback
Avro Lancaster Owners' Workshop Manual
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Supermarine Spitfire Restoration Manual
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Secret Spitfires
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£20.00
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Messerschmitt Bf109 Manual
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Westland Lynx Manual
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£25.00
Hardback
The Crash Detectives
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The Little Book of Aviation
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Concorde
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£12.99
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Spitfire
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£12.99
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Vickers Wellington Manual
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Airline Maps
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£16.99
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The Sea, The Sea 

Our best books on ships and sailing

 

Down To The Sea In Ships
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Treasure Islands
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£12.99
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Ship
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£19.99
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Deep Sea and Foreign Going
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A Short History of Seafaring
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Secrets of the Great Ocean Liners
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The Shipwreck Hunter
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Icebreaker
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Giants of the Clyde
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A Night to Remember
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British Warships and Auxiliaries 2020 2020
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RMS Titanic (Icon)
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Lighthouses of Ireland
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Tales from the Captain's Log
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