Culture and Heritage

Santa Special




WHAT'S INCLUDED

Upon arrival, admire the beautifully dressed Bury Bolton Street Station with its many Christmas trees and decorations. Take a steam train ride to Rawtenstall and back through the Irwell Valley - journey time approximately 80 minutes Immerse yourself in the festive atmosphere with a beautifully decorated train interior.   Meet Santa his elves and a whole cast of characters.

DONT TAKE OUR WORD FOR IT!

"A really lovely day out. Our 5 year old loves trains and we have visited other days out on the railway but I have to say this one was brilliant. The staff on board are very good and friendly, we all really enjoyed our day and our gifts." - 07Cinta, Tripadvisor

"Came here with my youngest daughter, thoroughly enjoyed it. The staff were exceptional and were right in the groove and the steam train added to the nostalgia. Love it, everyone should try this. highly recommended!" - KarlB, Tripadvisor

"We took our 5 year old granddaughter for the Santa Special. From the minute we stepped into the station the level of enthusiasm from the staff was totally infectious. We handn't a clue what to expect but we loved every single second!" - Donna-Marie, Tripadvisor

"Absoloutely amazing first experience of the East Lancashire Railway, the Santa Special was such a wondeful experience. I went with my husband, in-laws and 20 month old son and he loved every minute. Such a magical time for the whole family!" - Heidi W, Tripadvisor

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When & Where

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East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 26 November
09:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 26 November
10:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 26 November
11:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 26 November
12:00
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 26 November
12:50
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 26 November
13:40
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 26 November
14:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 26 November
15:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 26 November
16:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sun, 27 November
09:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 27 November
10:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 27 November
11:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Sold out
Sun, 27 November
12:00
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sun, 27 November
12:50
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 27 November
13:40
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Sold out
Sun, 27 November
14:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 27 November
15:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 27 November
16:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 3 December
09:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 3 December
10:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 3 December
11:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sat, 3 December
12:00
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 3 December
12:50
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 3 December
13:40
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sat, 3 December
14:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 3 December
15:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 3 December
16:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 4 December
09:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sun, 4 December
10:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sun, 4 December
11:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 4 December
12:00
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 4 December
12:50
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 4 December
13:40
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 4 December
14:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 4 December
15:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 4 December
16:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 10 December
09:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 10 December
10:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sat, 10 December
11:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sat, 10 December
12:00
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 10 December
12:50
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sat, 10 December
13:40
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sat, 10 December
14:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 10 December
15:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 10 December
16:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sun, 11 December
09:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sun, 11 December
10:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sun, 11 December
11:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 11 December
12:00
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 11 December
12:50
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sun, 11 December
13:40
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 11 December
14:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 11 December
15:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 11 December
16:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 17 December
09:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sat, 17 December
10:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sat, 17 December
11:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 17 December
12:00
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 17 December
12:50
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 17 December
13:40
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sat, 17 December
14:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 17 December
15:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 17 December
16:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 18 December
09:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sun, 18 December
10:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sun, 18 December
11:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sun, 18 December
12:00
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sun, 18 December
12:50
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 18 December
13:40
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 18 December
14:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 18 December
15:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sun, 18 December
16:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Tue, 20 December
09:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Tue, 20 December
10:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Tue, 20 December
11:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Tue, 20 December
12:00
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Tue, 20 December
12:50
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Tue, 20 December
13:40
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Tue, 20 December
14:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Tue, 20 December
15:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Tue, 20 December
16:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Wed, 21 December
09:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Wed, 21 December
10:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Wed, 21 December
11:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Wed, 21 December
12:00
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Wed, 21 December
12:50
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Wed, 21 December
13:40
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Wed, 21 December
14:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Wed, 21 December
15:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Wed, 21 December
16:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Thu, 22 December
09:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Thu, 22 December
10:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Thu, 22 December
11:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Thu, 22 December
12:00
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Thu, 22 December
12:50
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Thu, 22 December
13:40
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Thu, 22 December
14:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Thu, 22 December
15:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Thu, 22 December
16:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Fri, 23 December
09:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Fri, 23 December
10:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Fri, 23 December
11:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Fri, 23 December
12:00
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Fri, 23 December
12:50
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Fri, 23 December
13:40
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Fri, 23 December
14:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Fri, 23 December
15:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Fri, 23 December
16:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sat, 24 December
09:30
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sat, 24 December
10:20
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sat, 24 December
11:10
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sat, 24 December
12:00
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Good availability
Sat, 24 December
12:50
East Lancashire Railway (ELR)
Be quick - Nearly gone
Sat, 24 December
13:40

More Info

  • Please board your train at Bury Bolton Street Station, BL9 0EY
    Seats are allocated in advance, so please ensure you sit in your booked seats
  • Children's presents are linked to the age category selected when booking
    Please arrive 20mins before departure , and have your tickets ready for inspection.
  • Please allow plenty of time to travel to the railway
  • East Lancashire Railway