There are no standard passenger services running today - The next service will be on Saturday 15th May 2021 using the Reopening Timetable
A Drive a Steam Train participant firing a locomotive
Two Drive a Train participants riding on the footplate of a steam locomotive

Important note

Unfortunately due to COVID-19 and the regulations pertaining to Social Distancing. We are unable to offer these products or confirm when the Drive A Train Experiences will be returning.

If you need further information please contact :

All customers with existing bookings for 2020 will be contacted in due course.

Our visitors say…

  • Can I just thank all concerned for a fabulous day, brilliantly organised, with such a friendly and expert crew and team of volunteers. I have waxed lyrical about the experience to family and friends and very much hope that my enthusiasm is infectious and others will also want to book.

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