Mountsorrel Running Weekend – 25th & 26th March 2017

Mountsorrel Passenger Trains are scheduled to run on Sat 25th & Sun 26th March.

Trains depart from either Nunckley Hill, LE7 7SJ or Bond Lane (see directions below).

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Mountsorrel Running Weekend poster

Buying your tickets:
Advance online booking is strongly recommended as capacity is limited and we are anticipating a lot of interest in the event. Tickets are not available from any of our main GCR booking offices at Loughborough/ Quorn/ Rothley/ Leicester. If you wish to purchase tickets on the day please bring cash as cards will not be accepted; please purchase your ticket via a Ticket Inspector.

Timetable: There is a 10.30am start and a 3.45pm finish. There will be 8 round trips on Saturday and Sunday. Trains will call at Mountsorrel Halt and Nunckley Hill over the Branch Line, they will not stop at any of GCR's main stations.

Fares: £5 Adult / £3 Child – return trip.
£7 Adult / £5 Child - all day ticket allowing multiple rides (this gives visitors the opportunity to visit the stations and explore the Heritage Centre and nature trail).
There are no Concessions (for over 65's) or Privilege tickets (for members of Friends of GC Main Line or any other concessionary fares schemes).
Child fares are available to children aged 2 to 15 inclusive; under 2's may travel free.

Directions to Bond Lane: Please put LE12 7AA into your satnav, but then when you "reach your destination" continue along Bond Lane for a further half mile until they see the station on the left side of the road.

GCR's standard runabout tickets/dining tickets are not valid on the Mountsorrel Branch for this event.

All locomotives and attractions appear subject to availability, GCR reserve the right to cancel or amend any service.

Passengers are conveyed by the Company's trains in accordance with the Company's "Conditions of Carriage" (as shown on this website).

Our next running day


Two steam locomotives, one diesel loco, and our DMU operating services this weekend.

Locomotive roster to be announced.
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