Cumbrian Coast
The Settle Carlisle and Cumbrian Coast Pullman

The Settle Carlisle and Cumbrian Coast Pullman

Please Note: This trip is hauled by vintage diesel


The Settle Carlisle and Cumbrian Coast Pullman

Cleethorpes to Carlisle
Departs – Saturday 07 April 2018

From Cleethorpes, Grimsby, Habrough, Barnetby, Scunthorpe and Thorne South.

A scenic land cruise taking us over the Settle Carlisle and Cumbrian Coast routes

Departing Cleethorpes around 0600, (Scunthorpe (0730), our outward journey takes us over the famous Settle Carlisle railway which has only recently reopened after major engineering works. After a break of around two hours in Carlisle we return around the stunning Cumbrian Coast route through Maryport, Ravenglass, Grange over Sands and alongside Morecambe Bay before returning across the Pennines to Lincolnshire. The journey offers views across the Yorkshire Dales, the Eden Valley, the English Lakes and of course the Irish Sea and has to be one of the most scenic circular tours England has to offer by rail. Arrival back into Cleethorpes is expected to be around 2300, (Scunthorpe 2130).

Pullman Dining Settle to Carlisle Line passengers will be served a full English breakfast with complimentary Buck's Fizz plus elevenses or light lunch (depending on finalised timings), on the outward journey. A delicious four course evening dinner preceded by canapés and Champagne will be served on the return journey.

Pullman First Class passengers will be served a breakfast bap followed by a selection of Tulip muffins on the outward journey and a savoury refreshment box followed by the cake of the day on the return journey. To accompany this, there will be a complimentary service of tea and coffee for both legs of the journey.

Standard and First Class passengers will have access to a buffet for the purchase of tea, coffee and light refreshments. You are also welcome to bring your own refreshments or indeed a tasty picnic to enjoy as the countryside passes by!

First Class, Pullman First Class and Pullman passengers can book a private table for a supplement of £20.00 per person.


The following Pick-Up and Set-Down stations are available on this excursion.

Stations Outward Return
Cleethorpes 05.51 21.33
Grimsby 06.00 21.23
Habrough 06.14 21.06
Barnetby 06.26 20.53
Scunthorpe 06.45 20.34
Thorne South 07.05 20.16
Carlisle 11.41 14.05