Volunteer Run Since 1979

Diesel Operating Weekend

18th Aug, 19th Aug

Intensive All Diesel Timetable

Diesel fans will want to mark this date in their diary - join us for some rare mileage behind our fleet of diesel locomotives. Not to be missed - available for ONE WEEKEND ONLY!

Locomotive Line-Up

Class 27 D5370

Class 26 D5314

Class 08 3059

Yorkshire No. 211


Type Description Day Return Day Single Day Rover
Adult 16 to 59 years £8.00 £7.00 £24.00
Senior 60 years & over £7.00 £6.00 £21.00
Child 3 to 15 years £6.00 £5.00 £18.00
Infant Under 3 years FREE FREE FREE
Family 2 Adults, up to 3 children £25.00 N/A £49.00


Brechin   09:30 10:30 11:30 12:30 13:30 14:30 15:30 16;30 17:30
BoD 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00  

Service Details

Services will run on an intensive all diesel timetable all weekend featuring members of our home fleet. Train services will be operated by our D5370 & D5314, with 3059 running brakevan rides & Yorkshire 211 on Driver for a Tenner. Cabs rides for D5370 & D5314 will be available to purchase on the day.

For information on our facilities and site access, please see the Your Visit page.

Early Bird Offer

Beat the queues and SAVE 10% by booking your tickets before 12pm on 14th July. Use the code DIESEL18 at the check out to receive your discount. Tickets will also be available from staffed ticket offices on the day.

How to Find Us


In the interests of safety and security, we DO NOT allow public access to any of our storage or maintenance sheds or access onto the track/lineside. Customers must remain on platforms and other specified public areas at all times.


Tickets are available from our ticket provider using the links below.