Steam Railway Main Line Diary

‘Merchant Navy’ No. 35028  Clan Line  wends its way through Platform 16 at Clapham Junction on the Victoria-Oxford Parkway ‘British Pullman’ on December 8 2018. GRAHAM NUTTALL

‘Merchant Navy’ No. 35028 Clan Line wends its way through Platform 16 at Clapham Junction on the Victoria-Oxford Parkway ‘British Pullman’ on December 8 2018. GRAHAM NUTTALL

Your handy, all-in-one main line railtour diary

Here are all the main line railtours taking place in Britain and Ireland during the next month.* Check back here in four weeks' time for an updated railtour list.

Booking information can be found at the bottom of the page.

January

Fri 11 ‘The Scotsman Salute’
King’s Cross-York by No. 60103. UK Railtours

Sat 26 ‘The Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express’
Manchester Victoria-Carnforth-Shap-Carlisle-Settle-Blackburn-Manchester by TBA. RTC

February

Sat 2 ‘Belmond British Pullman’
London Victoria-Staines-Guildford-Shalford-Redhill-Victoria by TBA. Belmond

Sat 2 ‘The Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express’
Carnforth-Shap-Carlisle-Settle-Blackburn-Farington Jnc by TBA. RTC

Sat 9 ‘The North Briton’
Doncaster-Settle-Carlisle-Newcastle by No. 60163. UK Railtours

Sat 9 Bahamas Railtour
Oxenhope-Settle-Carlisle and return by No. 45596. KWVR

Sat 16 ‘The Cotswold Venturer’
Paddington-Kemble-Worcester-Evesham-Paddington by No. 60009. RTC

Sat 23 ‘The Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express’
Carnforth-Shap-Carlisle-Settle-Blackburn-Farington Jnc by TBA. RTC

Booking information: 

A1SLT: See UK Railtours
Belmond: 0845 0772 222 (www.belmond.com)
KWVR: 01535 645214/640464 (www.kwvr.co.uk/bahamas-railtour
Pathfinder Tours: 01453 835414/834477 (www.pathfindertours.co.uk) 
RPSI: + 44 28 9358 6200 (www.steamtrainsireland.com
RTC: 01553 661500 (www.railwaytouring.net)
Saphos Trains: 0800 038 5320 (saphostrains.com
SRPS: 0131 202 1033 (www.srps.org.uk)
Steam Dreams (SDRCo.): 01483 209888 (www.steamdreams.co.uk)
Torbay Express: 01453 834477/835414 (www.torbayexpress.co.uk)
UK Railtours: 01438 715050 (www.ukrailtours.com)
Vintage Trains: 0121 708 4960 (www.vintagetrains.co.uk
West Coast Railways (WCRC): 0844 850 4685 (www.westcoastrailways.co.uk)

*Details correct at the time of publication