Driver Experience Courses

Ever wondered what it would be like to drive a steam locomotive?

Enrol on our popular driver experience courses today!

We offer experiences ranging from one hour to all day courses! There will be one on one tuition throughout this experience with our expert driver. Courses start from £75.00.

We offer three different course options: One hour, two hour or all day.

One hour courses include being taught the basics of a steam locomotive before being taken out on the locomotive for a return journey. This course is priced at £75.00 

Two hour courses includes everything above and an extra return journey behind the regulator. This course is £125.00

All day courses include prepping the engine in the morning, a guided tour, gifted souvenir, lunch and the opportunity to put the locomotive to bed after service. The all-day course also includes the opportunity for family and friends to visit in the afternoon for a full line return journey! This experience is £200.00

Age requirement (21 and over)

Please contact the railway for further details.

Please note that this excludes special event days and bank holiday weekends.