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"Greatest railway journeys in the world"

Make this year one to remember, explore the rich history of Great Britain by vintage rail, witness a list of impressive extremes, renowned landmarks across our green and pleasant land, whilst enjoying fine cuisine and selected wines ... Why not!

The Jacobite

FORT WILLIAM to MALLAIG

The greatest railway journey in the world. An 84 mile round trip taking you past a list of impressive extremes starting at Britain's highest mountain Ben Nevis on to the Glenfinnan Viaduct, britains shortest river, most westerly station and deepest loch.

2019 SEASON - Fort William To Mallaig Return

Easter Service: Friday 19th April to Sunday 21st April 2019

Morning Service: Monday 22nd April to Friday 25th October 2019 (Monday to Friday). Saturday and Sunday from Saturday 4th May to Sunday 29th September 2019.

Afternoon Service: Monday 13th May to Friday 13th September 2019 (Monday to Friday). Saturday and Sunday from Saturday 15th June to Sunday 1st September 2019.


The Jacobite
The Jacobite steams across the Western Highlands

The Scarborough Spa Express

A magnificent Journey to York or Scarborough in Vintage Carriages

North Route - To York or Scarborough Via Skipton and Leeds:
Boarding at: Carnforth, Hellifield, Skipton, Keighley, Shipley, Woodlesford (Leeds ) and York.

South Route - To York or Scarborough Via Preston and Wakefield:
Boarding at: Carnforth, Lancaster, Preston, Blackburn, Hebden Bridge, Brighouse, Wakefield KG and York.

A Magnificent Journey by rail, starting at the West Coast and finishing in Scarborough on the East coast. Passing a list of impressive vistas across Lancashire, Yorkshire Dales and West & North Yorkshire. Our Vintage carriages date back to 'The 1920's' all carefully restored. Some featured in the Harry Potter Movies. At York we pick up one of the oldest working steam trains in the world 'The Scarborough Spa Express'. We complete our journey to the beautiful spa town of Scarborough.

From £59 return, Children half price

The Jacobite
The Scarborough Spa Express arrives at Scarborough Station

The Dalesman

Steam on the settle to carlisle line

The Jacobite
On the Settle to Carlisle line across the Ribblehead Viaduct

Running from 30th April until 10th October 2019

From York: Normanton, Wakefield, Leeds and Skipton.

Dates: 30th April, 14th May, 11th June, 9th, 23rd & 30th July, 13th, 20th and 27th August, 3rd and 10th September 2019

From Chester: Frodsham, Warrington BQ, Wigan and Leyland.

Dates: 28th May, 25th June, 16th July and the 6th August 2019

From the comfort of your seat in some of the oldest working carriages in operation today, your adventure begins! Some of these carriages date back to the 1920s and served throughout the golden age of rail, and some featured in the Harry Potter movies, and have all been lovingly restored. These traditional carriages will be hauled by diesel for the first part of the journey, then from Hellifield/Carnforth the steam engine pulls the train across the Settle to Carlisle, England's most scenic railway. The train stops in historic border city of Carlisle in Cumbria for a break of around 2 hours.

From £69 return, Children half price

The Jacobite
On the Settle to Carlisle line across the Ribblehead Viaduct

The Merchant Of Avon

A memorable steam journey to Stratford upon Avon or Birmingham

Join us aboard The Merchant of Avon. We are delighted to offer a series of summer steam specials around Birmingham and Stratford in our lovingly restored carriages dating from the steam era.

Family Discount Tickets Availiable

Merchant of Avon
Enjoy the romance of steam in Shakespear country

The Victorian Day Pullman

Peterborough
to Llandudno

Sat 04 May 2019

Every May bank holiday the picturesque resort of Llandudno celebrates its rich history with a Victorian themed festival. Enjoy all the regular attractions of this traditional resort at a time of joyous festivities and celebration.

London - The Holiday Inn Bloomsbury

Hull
to London

Fri 02 Aug 2019

The Holiday Inn Bloomsbury is a four star hotel in a great location and is the base for our four day summer break to the capital

Lune Rivers Trust Steam Train

Carnforth
to Shrewsbury

Sat 28 Sep 2019

Operated by West Coast Railways on behalf of the Lune Rivers Trust, this annual special steam train, begins its trip at Carnforth and is destined Shrewsbury

The Settle Carlisle Pullman

Skegness
to Carlisle

Wed 02 Oct 2019

Join us for a delightful, scenic circular tour to enjoy the rugged Dales scenery of the Settle to Carlisle route combined with the rolling hills of the Tyne Valley.

The Channel Coast Pullman

Doncaster
to Arundel or
Bognor Regis

Sat 05 Oct 2019

Enjoy views rarely seen from main line trains, as we make our way south across the Thames and through the rolling countryside of the South Downs to Arundel and Bognor Regis.

The Citadel Steam Special

Manchester
to Carlisle

Sat 09 Nov 2019

Join us for a great day out to remember aboard our heritage steam hauled train which will take you on a scenic journey along the Settle & Carlisle Line to the border city of Carlisle, then returning along the West Coast line.

London - The Holiday Inn Bloomsbury

Hull
to London

Fri 22 Nov 2019

Enjoy all the pre Christmas attractions our capital city has to offer on our four day break to the Holiday Inn Bloomsbury in London.

The Bath Christmas Pullman

Cleethorpes
to Bath

Sat 30 Nov 2019

Cleethorpes to Bath

The Edinburgh Festive Pullman I

Peterborough
to Edinburgh

Wed 04 Dec 2019

Sit back, relax and travel north of the border to Edinburgh. Enjoy all the pre-Christmas attractions of Scotland's beautiful capital city aboard our luxurious Pullman train. Choose from a selection of travel classes.

The Edinburgh Festive Pullman II

Hull
to Edinburgh

Sat 07 Dec 2019

Sit back, relax and travel north of the border to Edinburgh. Enjoy all the pre-Christmas attractions of Scotland's beautiful capital city aboard our luxurious Pullman train. Choose from a selection of travel classes.

Liverpool to Carlisle

Liverpool
to Carlisle

Sat 14 Dec 2019

The Flying Scotsman Christmas Dalesman

Manchester to Carlisle

Manchester
to Carlisle

Sat 21 Dec 2019

The Flying Scotsman Christmas Dalesman