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Coming soon - our Working Engines Octoberfest Gala! 


Frequent steam passenger trains, two engines in steam


Demonstration diesel freight trains, model railways

Drive a Diesel, heritage bus rides, real ale and prosecco bar, cake stall

Heritage children's fairground

Steam road engines - Fun for ALL the Family !

The steam train departs Becconsall for Delph station every 20 minutes, The ride is not long (about 400m) but you can ride as many times as you like on your ticket. The first train is at 11.30, the last at 4.30.


At Delph the engine detaches from the train and runs round to the rear end, ready to pull the train back to Becconsall. You can stay on the train, or alight onto the platform to watch proceedings.

Don't forget to have a look in our shop at Becconsall Station. As well as a wide variety of railway-themed gifts, books and postcards, hot and cold drinks are available.

The fares for the day are: 

Adult                      £4.50

Child (3 years +)   £3.00

Family (2 + 3)        £12.00

Concession*          £3.50

Infants under 3:    Free


* Concessions apply to over 60s, official carers & Armed Forces in uniform or with ID