The Jacobite Fort William to Mallaig

Dates: Mon to Fri 9th May to 28th Oct 2016

Plus Sat & Sun 18th June to 18th Sept

Tickets for the 2016 season are on sale now!

No price increase!! "The greatest railway journey in the world."

Afternoon Tea

Unmissable Festive Railtours 2015

Final few seats book now

Christmas time is a special time. Travel behind Vintage Diesel in traditional MkI & MkII carriages to magnificent destinations.

Standard, First and Premier Dining Classes Available from £69.

The Festive Settle Scotsman
Blackpool to Edinburgh
Friday 18 December 2015

Featuring a run via the famous Settle – Carlisle line

From: Blackpool, Poulton, Preston, Blackburn, Whalley, Clitheroe & Hellifield.

The Dalesman
The Dalesman
Settle to Carlisle
Thursdays 19th May to 25th Aug 2016

From the comfort of your seat in some of the oldest working carriages in operation today, your adventure begins!

From: York, Normanton, Wakefield, Leeds, Keighley & Skipton.

West Coast Railways Railtours
West Coast Railways Railtours
Over 50 spectacular charter trips

West Coast Railways offers over 50 sensational rail journeys, taking you the length and breadth of the country by either vintage diesel or steam engine in traditional carefully restored Mark 1 & mark 11 carriages.

Spirit of the Lakes A selection of tours on board our newly
refurbished Pullman Train


to London

Three Day Tour
Sat 21 Nov 2015

to Manchester

Spirit Of The Lakes
Sat 05 Dec 2015

to Edinburgh

Spirit Of The Lakes
Sat 12 Dec 2015

St Neots
to Edinburgh

Spirit Of The Lakes
Sat 19 Dec 2015

to Carlisle

Spirit Of The Lakes
Sat 27 Feb 2016

to Portsmouth

Spirit Of The Lakes
Sat 05 Mar 2016

to Carlisle

Spirit Of The Lakes
Sat 02 Apr 2016

to Stratford

Steam Special
Sat 09 Apr 2016

to Carlisle

Steam Special
Sat 16 Apr 2016

St Neots
to Whitby

Spirit Of The Lakes
Sat 14 May 2016

UK Railtours To the most exciting destinations across
our green and pleasant land.

The Festive Jorvik Express

Worcester to York
Sat 05 Dec 2015

The Festive Settle Scotsman

Todmorden to Edinburgh
Wed 09 Dec 2015

The Festive Bath & Avon Explorer

Preston to Bath & Bristol
Sat 12 Dec 2015

The Festive Capitals Express

Barrow to London
Wed 16 Dec 2015

The Festive Settle Scotsman

Blackpool to Edinburgh
Fri 18 Dec 2015

The Pendle Dalesman

Coventry to Carlisle
Wed 17 Feb 2016

The Pendle Dalesman

Hereford to Carlisle
Sat 12 Mar 2016

The Wight & Sussex Express

Hooton to Portsmouth
Wed 16 Mar 2016

The Royal Windsor Express

Holyhead to Windsor
Wed 23 Mar 2016

The Cumbrian Lakelander

Southport to Carlisle
Wed 06 Apr 2016

The Salopian Express

Dumfries to Shrewsbury
Sat 23 Apr 2016

The Cornish Explorer

Chester to Penzance
Sat 30 Apr 2016

The Cumbrian Lakelander

Holyhead to Carlisle
Sat 07 May 2016

The Eastern Cathedrals Express

Carnforth to Ely & Norwich
Wed 11 May 2016

The Tyne Valley Explorer

Bedford to Carlisle
Sat 21 May 2016

The Sussex Coast Explorer

Stockport to Brighton
Wed 25 May 2016

Customer Reviews

Fantastic day out

Took Harry Potter mad daughter on this as a surprise, we were on the last one run of the season. Weather on the way out was lovely, so amazing views (stormy on the way back, so a bit intermittent)...

Visited Oct 2015 | Reviewed 27 Oct 2015

Fantastic and fun

I'm a huge Harry Potter fan, so I had to ride the steam train. The route was scenic and an enjoyable way to spend a couple of hours. Of course seeing the Glenfinnan viaduct was so cool...

Visited Sep 2015 | Reviewed 3 Nov 2015

Premier dining a joy and well worth the price

We joined this tour from Whitehaven to Scarborough at Carlisle and had booked Premier Dining @ £209 a head, as a special treat. Superb food: breakfast - morning coffee on journey out and on the return...

Visited Jun 2015 | Reviewed 19 Jun 2015
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