Volunteer Run Since 1979

Diesel Operating Weekend

17th Aug, 18th Aug

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Service Information

Due to popular demand, our Diesel Operating Weekend will be back in 2019 for ONE WEEKEND ONLY! Not to be missed! Diesel fans will want to mark this date in their diary - join us for some rare mileage behind our fleet of diesel locomotives. 

Cab rides

For that added extra, why not experience the journey from a drivers eye view and take a ride in the cab? These are available on a first come first served basis for only £10 plus a valid train ticket – speak to the locomotive crew for more details.

Brakevan Rides

Brakevan rides are available at Bridge of Dun station. Locomotive to be confirmed.

Driver for a Tenner

Driver for a Tenner is available at Bridge of Dun station. Locomotive to be confirmed.

Please note that you must be physically fit to partake in this activity.

Locomotive Line-Up

To be confirmed


Type Description Day Return Day Single Day Rover
Adult 16 to 59 years TBC TBC TBC
Senior 60 years & over TBC TBC TBC
Child 3 to 15 years TBC TBC TBC
Infant Under 3 years TBC TBC TBC
Family 2 Adults & 2 Children TBC TBC TBC

Intensive All Diesel Timetable

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  


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.

17th August

Not Yet Available

18th August

Not Yet Available