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London to The Settle & Carlisle Railway

London to The Settle & Carlisle Railway

Destination   Carlisle & Settle

Carlisle & Settle

The trip to Carlisle takes you over the Settle & Carlisle Railway, featuring the famous Ribblehead Viaduct. The ancient Border City, which dates back to Roman times, offers visitors much to see and do.

Trip Specific Information

This trip will be electric or diesel hauled between London and Carnforth on the outward journey, and from Blackburn to London on the return journey.

This tour takes passengers to Carlisle up the West Coast Mainline over Shap, on the edge of the Lakeland fells, and will return via the famous Settle & Carlisle Railway and the Ribblehead Viaduct.

Fares for this tour start from £119 in Premium Standard, £169 in First Class, £219 in Premier Dining and £279 in Pullman Style Dining.

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The steam hauled section(s) of this trip are expected to be hauled by a steam engine from a pool of locomotives based in the north of England.

This pool of locomotives normally includes 46115 Scots Guardsman, 45699 Galatea, 45690 Leander, 35018 British India Line and Stanier 8F 48151 but may vary throughout the year.

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The following Pick-Up and Set-Down stations are available on this excursion

Estimated Timings Outward Return
London Euston 0710 2225
Milton Keynes 0745 2125
Rugby 0825 2050
Lichfield Trent Valley 0900 2015
Crewe 0935 1930
Preston 1030 1800
Carlisle & Settle 1240 1425


London to The Settle & Carlisle Railway


Saturday 14th September 2019


London Euston , Milton Keynes , Rugby , Lichfield Trent Valley , Crewe , Preston

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