There are no standard passenger services running today - The next service will be on Wednesday 13th December 2017 using the Christmas Shopper Specials Timetable 2017

Let the train take the strain and search for the perfect gift this Christmas - 

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  • Photo: Perfect for kids of any age
    Santa Specials

Coming Up…

  • Santa waving to child
    • 13th December 2017,
    • 15th December 2017

    School Santa Specials

    Old School Santa

    The countdown to Christmas has begun, and there’s no better way to give your students a better send off as they head home for Christmas than with the East Lancashire Railway’s School Santa Specials. Structured and priced

  • Shopper Specials
    • 13th December 2017,
    • 20th December 2017

    Christmas Shopper Specials

    Railway retail therapy

    Looking for the perfect gift? The East Lancashire Railway can help with these mid-week diesel hauled trains that run throughout the Christmas period, perfect for those on the hunt for that special present. Take

  • A Wonderful Winter Wonderland!
    Caption: A Wonderful Winter Wonderland!
    • 16th December 2017,
    • 17th December 2017,
    • 21st December 2017,
    • 22nd December 2017,
    • 23rd December 2017,
    • 24th December 2017

    Santa Specials

    Christmas time, mince pies and mulled wine, engines steaming along the line ...

    Christmas, that time of year when (hopefully) the world is covered in a blanket of snow, the children are too excited to sleep as they listen for the tell tale

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  • A well organised, well maintained attraction that will interest all the family that is very visitor friendly.

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