Steam Train Ride for Two
Take in the British countryside aboard a wonderful steam train

Steam Train Ride for Two
  • Enjoy the evocative experience of a steam train ride as you roll through the countryside in Victorian style. Your journey brings history to life and gives you a real sense of what it would have been like to travel by train in the golden age of steam. You’ll notice that many stations retain original features, some even have museums where you can learn about the history of the area and the role that steam travel has played. When the guard appears and the whistle blows, settle in your seat and enjoy the unmistakable sight, sound and smell as the train leaves the station.
  • Programme: This experience offers a choice of steam trains at stations across the UK. Some locations offer a whole day rover ticket whilst at others your ticket is valid for a return journey and you may be able to stop off en-route to enjoy some sightseeing or a picnic.
  • When can you go? This experience takes place on selected dates, typically between April and October, depending on location. Special Events days are excluded.
  • How long does this activity last? The experience can last anything from 35 minutes to a full day, depending on your chosen location.
  • Restrictions: Under 17's must be accompanied by an adult.
  • There are no qualifications required to enjoy the ride.
  • There are no fitness requirements for this experience.
  • You are more than welcome to bring friends and family, they will be required to pay on the day.
  • Don't worry, this activity is not dependent on weather conditions.
  • Where can you go?:
    • Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
    • Ripley, Derbyshire
    • Shepton Mallet, Somerset
    • Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire