What's New

The page provides a rundown of the updates and additions that have taken place to the main Railtours page within the past 14 days. All information is provided in good faith and believed to be correct.

Tours added or updated on 16th January 2020

Bahamas Railtour
(Operating on 22nd February 2020 by Bahamas Locomotive Society/KWVR)

  • 45596 Oxenhope - Haworth - Keighley - Skipton - Settle - Appleby - Carlisle and return
Tour Updated

Tours added or updated on 13th January 2020

The DRS Class 20 Farewell
(Operating on 18th January 2020 by Pathfinder Tours)

  • 57002 and 57003 Bristol Temple Meads (pu) - Bristol Parkway (pu) - Cheltenham Spa (pu) - Bromsgrove (pu) - Birmingham New Street (pu) - Tamworth High Level (pu) - Derby (pu) - York
  • 20302 and 20305 and 20311 York - Harrogate - Leeds (break) - Horbury Jn - Barnsley - Sheffield - Derby - Uttoxeter - Stoke-on-Trent - Crewe (sd)
  • DRS Class 68 Crewe - Stafford (sd) - Birmingham New Street (sd) - Bromsgrove (sd) - Cheltenham Spa (sd) - Bristol Parkway (sd) - Bristol Temple Meads

The Northern Belle: Valentine's Day Lunch
(Operating on 13th February 2020 by Northern Belle)

The Northern Belle: Valentine's Day Lunch
(Operating on 14th February 2020 by Northern Belle)

  • WCRC Class 57 Chesterfield-Derby-Nottingham-Grantham-Newark Northgate-Pyewipe Jn-Retford-Sheffield-Chesterfield-Derby-Nottingham
Tour Updated

The Robert Burns
(Operating on 25th January 2020 by UK Railtours)

  • DBC Diesel London Euston (pu) - Watford Junction (pu) - Milton Keynes Central (pu) - Northampton (pu) - Stockport - Guide Bridge - Stalybridge - Standedge Tunnel - Healey Mills - York and return

Tours added or updated on 12th January 2020

Locomotive Movement
(Operating on 13th January 2020 by West Coast Railway Company)

  • 44871 Orton Mere - Bury ELR
New Charter

Steam Around The Surrey Hills
(Operating on 8th February 2020 by Belmond (British Pullman))

  • 35028 London Victoria - Shalford - London Victoria

The Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express
(Operating on 1st February 2020 by Railway Touring Company)

  • 86259 London Euston (pu) - Watford Junction (pu) - (by service train to Milton Keynes Central) - Milton Keynes Central (pu) - Northampton (pu) - (by service train to Rugby) - Rugby (pu) - Nuneaton (pu) - Crewe (pu) - Preston (pu) - Carnforth - Shap - Carlisle
  • 45690 or 45699 Carnforth - Shap - Carlisle
  • 45690 or 45699 Carlisle - S&C - Hellifield - Blackburn - Preston (sd) -
  • 86259 Preston - Crewe (sd) - Nuneaton (sd) - Rugby (sd) - Northampton (sd) - (by service train from Rugby) - Milton Keynes Central (sd) - Watford Junction (sd) - (by service train from Milton Keynes Central) - London Euston

The Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express
(Operating on 8th February 2020 by Railway Touring Company)

  • 86259 London Euston (pu) - Watford Junction (pu) - (by service train to Milton Keynes Central) - Milton Keynes Central (pu) - Northampton (pu) - (by service train to Rugby) - Rugby (pu) - Nuneaton (pu) - Crewe (pu) - Preston (pu) - Carnforth - Shap - Carlisle
  • 45690 or 45699 Carnforth - Shap - Carlisle
  • 45690 or 45699 Carlisle - S&C - Hellifield - Blackburn - Preston (sd) -
  • 86259 Preston - Crewe (sd) - Nuneaton (sd) - Rugby (sd) - Northampton (sd) - (by service train from Rugby) - Milton Keynes Central (sd) - Watford Junction (sd) - (by service train from Milton Keynes Central) - London Euston

The Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express
(Operating on 25th January 2020 by Railway Touring Company)

  • 35018 Manchester Victoria (pu) - Bolton (pu) - Preston (pu) - Shap - Carlisle
  • 35018 Carlisle - Appleby - S&C - Hellifield - Blackburn (sd) - Farington Junction - Bolton (sd) - Manchester Victoria
Tour Updated

Tours added or updated on 11th January 2020

VE Day Celebrations (Day 1)
(Operating on 7th May 2020 by Arena Travel)

  • 6201 Preston (pu) - Warrington Bank Quay (pu) - Crewe (pu) - London Euston
Tour Updated

VE Day Celebrations (Day 3)
(Operating on 9th May 2020 by Arena Travel)

  • 6201 London Euston (pu) - Crewe (sd) - Warrington Bank Quay (sd) - Preston (sd)
Tour Updated

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