A six-hour trip from London to Pembrokeshire with the kids? It could be hell. Or you could listen to Grandpa's Great Escape by David Walliams and laugh all the way there. Romantic getaway from Glasgow to Suffolk? The drive takes about as long as a wild ride with Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, or discovering the secrets of the universe in A Brief History of Time. Click the tabs to see recommendations by genre and journey time.

Audio Shows for short trips: free for members

1-2 hour trips

2-3 hour trips