Make your Christmas extra special by joining Great Central Railway on their Santa Steam Trains. It’s the perfect start to your family Christmas...
Santa has swapped his sleigh for a fun filled journey on an enchanting steam train. Ride on board our award winning Santa Specials and let Father Christmas
surprise you with a an exciting present at your seat and a chat with the man himself! We look forward to welcoming you for some pure festive magic.
Santa Steam runs on selected dates between Saturday 25th November up to Christmas Eve
There are two services to chose from:
Santa Special: Sat 25 & Sun 26 Nov, Sat 2 & Sun 3 Dec, Sat 9 & Sun 10 Dec, Sat 16 & Sun 17 Dec, Wed 20 to Sun 24 Dec
and Wed 6th, 13th & 20th - (No present supplied)
Climb aboard a heritage train and meet Santa and his helpers. Travel from Loughborough to Leicester North and back on the steam hauled Santa Special train. Children receive an exciting gift from Santa, a drink and sweets, whilst adults enjoy festive refreshments too. The whole experience is full of festive fun.
Santa Deluxe: Sat 2 & Sun 3 Dec, Sat 9 & Sun 10 Dec, Sat 16 & Sun 17 Dec, Wed 20 to Sun 24 Dec
For something even more special try our Santa Deluxe train. Spend longer with Santa on this premium service with an extended journey time and reduced passenger numbers. There’s a really special present, cookies and chocolate toys for the children, refreshments for adults and an entertainer on board to keep everyone in the party spirit. Santa loves having his photo taken so don’t forget to capture some priceless memories.