All aboard! Get ready for the adventure of a lifetime when you travel back in time with our steam train experience for two.
Discover Majestic Steam Train Rides
Steam trains are an iconic part of British history, dating back over 200 years to 1804 when Cornishman Richard Trevithick invented the steam engine. Over the next 40 years, Trevithick’s idea was developed into a network covering over 2,440 miles and ferrying more than 30 million passengers within the UK.
Today, Britain boasts more railway attractions per square mile than any other country in the world. With over 100 heritage railways, 700 working steam trains, and 60 steam train museums, you can experience the grandeur of Trevithick’s invention.
Steam Train Days Out
Hop aboard with a steam train day trip. As you travel through rolling hills and lush fields, you’ll feel like you've stepped back in to a time when life was simpler. So, sit back and relax as you meander through unspoilt English countryside.
Steam train rides are an excellent way to make memories that will last a lifetime. Choose from a range of scenic locations and experience different parts of England. Some locations offer a whole day rover ticket so you can hop on and off along the route - perfect for sightseeing, enjoying a coffee at a local cafe or having a picnic.
Disclaimer: if the steam train is unavailable for reasons beyond the control of the venue, it may be replaced by a diesel train.
When can you go?
This experience is available on selected March to October dates, however some locations are available throughout the year. Excludes special event days.
How long does this activity last?
The experience can last anything from 35 minutes to a full day, depending on your chosen location.
You need to know
Minimum age restrictions apply, under 17s must be accompanied by an adult.
This voucher is valid for two people and excludes Special Event Days. Please note, if the Steam train is unavailable for reasons beyond the control of the venue it will be replaced by a Diesel train.
This is for a voucher entitling the holder to any of the activities supplied by Activity Superstore up to the value stated.
You and how many others?
There will be other people there on the day.
Family and friends
You are more than welcome to bring friends and family, however they will be required to pay on the day.
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- Nene Valley Railway Ltd - Cambridgeshire - Peterborough
- East Lancashire Railway - Lancashire - Bury
- Llanberis Lake Railway - Gwynedd - Llanberis
- East Somerset Railway - Somerset - Shepton Mallet
- The Midland Railway - Derbyshire - Ripley
- Kingsley and Froghall Station - Staffordshire - Froghall
- Gwili Steam Railway - Carmarthenshire - Carmarthen