Night Rider – New Years Eve

Join us for an evening train with both steam and diesel haulage to see in the New Year. Departing Loughborough Central at 19:00, enjoy an evening travelling through the night and into 2019.

Click here to buy tickets online

On the final trip of the evening, we will arrive at Leicester North station at approximately 23:50. Here we will pause the celebrate the arrival of the New Year at midnight before departure again at 00:15.

Class 31 D5830 will be providing the traction at the Leicester end of the train with a yet to be confirmed steam locomotive at the Loughborough end, also providing steam heating for the train.

Our Griddle Car will be open for business throughout the evening with a fully stocked bar as well as a New Year’s Eve meal options.

Menu

- Steak pie
- Chicken and mushroom pie
- Cheese and vegetable pie (v)
All priced at £5, and served with chips and mushy peas.
Pre-booking of meals with your tickets online is strongly recommended to ensure that your choice is available.

Timetable

The Night Rider service departs from Loughborough Central at 19:00, 20:25, 21:55, and 23:30. The full timetable is available for download by clicking the button below.

Booking

  • Ordinary tickets purchased for 31st December 2018 are valid on this train.
  • Evening-only tickets for the Night Rider services are available at £14.
  • Tickets including pre-booked food (served at approximately 8pm) are available online for £19.
  • We are offering a "food only" option online for those who hold valid tickets (ideal for Working Members with a valid pass) £5. (The food only ticket must be accompanied by a valid ticket/pass in order to travel.

Tickets can be booked online how here.

While every effort will be made to maintain services, we do not guarantee that trains will arrive/ depart at the times stated. We reserve the right to alter or suspend any train or attraction without notice. No liability for any loss, inconvenience or delay can be accepted.

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