Drive a steam train. Drive a steam engine. Drive a steam locomotive. Whatever the name people from all walks of life and of all ages have a love of trains and would relish the chance to drive a real life steam or diesel locomotive engine. We offer multiple driving experiences alongside our footplate and guard experiences. Take a look below at the different courses we offer if you have any questions be sure to contact us.
All courses consist of a safety talk, pre-operation safety checks and operation of the locomotive where you get to take the controls!
Please note that courses are only available from Easter to September (Advance booking is essential.)
An ideal gift for a railway enthusiast
What could be a better gift for a railway enthusiast than the chance to drive a locomotive or the ultimate footplate experience? We have a range of courses and experiences available starting at just £40, so why not treat the railway enthusiast in your life to the a gift that will create memories forever? If you would like to purchase an experience as a gift be sure to mention this when you contact us to book your course!