The Lakelander

2024sat13apr06:35sat23:15Updated.The LakelanderLeicester - CarlisleTimings?YesTractionDiesel,SteamLoco70000 Britannia,Class 47

Event Details

Update: Due to loco issues, this tour is diesel hauled from Carlisle on the return

This tour boards at Leicester, Narborough, Hinckley, Nuneaton, Tamworth, Lichfield, Rugeley Trent Valley, Crewe, and Preston on its way to Carlisle.

Routed partly via S&C due to the Cumbrian Coast Line being closed

Tour Promoter – Saphos Trains

Operator – Locomotive Services Group

Locomotive –

  • Class 47 Diesel
    • Leicester – Preston  – Leicester
  • 70000 Britannia
    • Preston – Carlisle – Preston

Route and Times – Click the links below for timings

Fares – From £165, visit the tour operator’s website for more information.

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