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Introductory Diesel Train Driving Experience on the Elsecar Heritage Railway 11842791

5 out of 5 (based on 5 reviews)
Location: Barnsley - South Yorkshire
For 1 person
Valid for 10 months
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If you’ve always wondered what it's like to drive a train, this introductory diesel lesson for one is the ideal day out! Elsecar Heritage Railway, a renowned heritage steam railway, is offering an hour’s drive in one of their classic full-size heritage industrial diesel railway engines. This fun and educational experience for train fanatics allows you to step into the driver's seat in one of these 1960s locomotives that were once used by the National Coal Board to haul coal trains on the line. You will also have the chance to crew the engine and learn the importance of the driver and second man roles, all while under the careful supervision of the friendly qualified crew. What's more, guests are completely welcome to watch and take photographs of your fantastic experience.

What's included?
  • Introductory Diesel Train Driving Experience for one plus one guest
  • Complimentary tea and coffee is provided throughout the experience
What do I need to know?
  • This voucher is valid for 10 months, for one person and one guest
  • This experience is available Thursdays from April – October only
  • Minimum age is 18
  • Participants may not consume any alcohol on the day of the experience
  • All dates are subject to availability
  • Participants must be reasonably fit and in good health
  • Durable footwear is essential


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Introductory Diesel Train Driving Experience on the Elsecar Heritage Railway