Christmas Holiday Trains from 26th December

From December 26th to January 2nd, ride on our Christmas Holiday & New Year Trains and steam away those winter blues...

It's full steam ahead at the Great Central Railway - Every day over the Christmas holiday period we're running some of the gems of our locomotive fleet on a busy train service. Our normal fares and Friends of the Great Central Main Line discounts apply.


Boxing Day - 26th December 2017 (Updated 14/11/17)

27 December 2017 to 2 January 2018

Normal fares apply

Griddle Car
Our Griddle Car service with its all day breakfasts and other hot food is scheduled to be on the services departing Loughborough at: 1015, 1215, 1415 returning from Leicester at: 1105, 1305, 1505
On Boxing Day, the Griddle will also operate; this will be on all trains except for the 1315 from Loughborough, returning from Leicester at 1405.

We look forward to seeing you!

All locomotives and attractions appear subject to availability. Great Central Railway reserves the right to amend or cancel any service.

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This Weekend
Two steam locomotives, and visiting Deltic 55019 "Royal Highland Fusilier" are in service this weekend.

We are also running a diesel railcar service on the Mountsorrel Branch Line this weekend.

6990 "Witherslack Hall" Steam locomotive roster to be confirmed
Deltic 55019 "Royal Highland Fusilier" Metro Cammell diesel railcar (Mountsorrel Branch)

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