Details announced for special steam locomotive hauled train to Blaenau Ffestiniog

46115 at Blaenau Ffestiniog
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Transport for Wales has released details of their upcoming railtour to Blaenau Ffestiniog to commemorate the reopening of the Conwy Valley line.

After storm damage, the Conwy Valley line had to close, however, it is now back in business.

Why not book a ticket on this special train to head to Blaenau Ffestiniog on the Conwy Quest.

Steam locomotives for this trip will be 48151 and 46115.

The tour will run on Saturday 3rd August 2019, departing Chester at 09:34.

The cost for this tour is just £75 return.

To book tickets, call TfW on to book tickets call 0844 856 0688 (opening times Mon -Fri 0830-1630)

The provisional timings for this tour was:

Origin Station Departing Origin Station Returning
Chester 0934 Blaenau Ffestiniog 1600
Llandudno Junction 1134 North Llanrwst
North Llanrwst (alighting only) Llandudno Junction
Blaenau Ffestiniog 1310 Chester 1915

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I have had an interest in Railways for as long as I can remember. I am a member of a number of heritage railways and actively volunteer at 2 of them. I enjoy all types of railways, real life, model and simulations. I started RailAdvent in 2014 and am the main editor of the site.