For anyone with a passion for trains, our train driving experiences give you the extraordinary chance to get behind the controls to see behind the scenes and take a journey back in time! Since the first steam locomotive railway in 1804, trains have developed from having steam engines to high speed carriages with state-of-the-art technology. Want to make the day even more unforgettable? Our dining options on luxury trains are perfect. A unique day out, that’s ideal for any train spotter or enthusiast, a thrilling adventure is guaranteed at one of these fascinating railways.
Introductory Train Driving Experiences
Full steam ahead! Experience the exhilaration of driving an incredible locomotive with an introductory taster experience. See a classic heritage industrial train up close, learning the ins and outs of how it’s operated under the guidance of an expert instructor. Discover what it takes to crew the engine, as well as the crucial fireman role. Gliding through picturesque countryside across the length of the line, it will have you on track towards your qualification and soaking up the marvel of a great railway journey! The perfect gift for any locomotive enthusiast, you’ll also get all the equipment provided and refreshments throughout the day.