There are no standard passenger services running today - The next service will be on Wednesday 26th September 2018 using the Green Timetable 2018

Power into the season for our Autumn Diesel Gala this weekend - 

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    Scotsman in Steam on the ELR

Coming Up…

    • 29th September 2018,
    • 27th October 2018

    Guided Rail Ale Trail - Rawtenstall and Ramsbottom

    Does chugging through lush valleys and pretty villages, stopping at some of the finest drinking establishments en route to sample a pint of locally brewed ale sound like the ideal way to spend a day? Then embark on a Rail Ale Trail and

  • Day Out With Thomas
    • 6th October 2018,
    • 7th October 2018

    Day Out with Thomas

    Enjoy a Day Out With Thomas!

    Calling all little engineers! Join Thomas, the number one blue engine, at the East Lancashire Railway for a train ride unlike any other.

    What’s Included?

    Your one time entry fee gets you access to all of the

  • Rail Ale Trail

    Does chugging through lush valleys and pretty villages, stopping at some of the finest drinking establishments en route to sample a pint of locally brewed ale sound like the ideal way to spend a day? Then embark on a Rail Ale Trail and

Our visitors say…

  • Quaint station with lovely staff they are nice and friendly and helpful. Enjoyed travelling on the steam locos and will be back!

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