Ffestiniog Railway

Linda and Blanche ready for departure on the Ffestiniog Railway
Linda and Blanche ready for departure

The Ffestiniog Railway is a narrow gauge railway, located in Gwynedd, North Wales.

The railway runs from the port at Porthmadog to the mountains and slate mountains at Blaenau Ffestiniog.

Refreshments are available Porthmadog and Tan-y-bwlch as well ice creams and hot drinks being found at Blaenau Ffestiniog. Refreshments can also be bought on the train from one of the onboard stewards.

Brake mod issue not known for 18 years – RAIB release...

The Rail Accident Investigation Branch has released its report into an incident involving a runaway locomotive at Beddgelert on the Welsh Highland Railway.

Steam locomotive K1 to return to steam in 2020

The Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railway has announced that Garratt K1 will return to steam in 2020.

African steam locomotive boiler steams again for Welsh loco

The Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railway has announced that the boiler from locomotive No. 7111 has had its safety valves lifted for the first time.

Ffestiniog Railway use milk bottles for new rail sleepers

The Ffestiniog Railway has announced that it is replacing the wooden sleepers with brand new plastic ones.

Boston Lodge project gets Heritage Lottery Fund support

The Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways has announced that the Boston Lodge redevelopment project is being supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Steam locomotive K1 to return to steam?

The Statfold Barn Railway has announced that there is a possibility that Garratt K1 will be returning to steam.

An update on steam locomotive Velinheli

Paul Lewin, General Manager of the Ffestiniog Railway, has released an update on the overhaul of Hunslet locomotive Velinheli.

An update on steam locomotive Welsh Pony

Back in 2013, the Ffestiniog Railway Company announced that it would be restoring George England 0-4-0ST Welsh Pony back to traffic.

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In this weeks Throwback Thursday, we steam and slip ourselves back to 2015 as we see Linda and Blanche slip out of Tanybwlch during...

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As we approach the first anniversary of our 'Throwback Thursday' series, we see 'Earl Of Merioneth' at Tanybwlch during a special event in 2013. Earl...

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An adult return ticket costs £25.00

A family ticket (2+2) costs £50.00 (one child goes free with each paying adult).

Concession fares, single tickets and tickets to intermediate stations are also available.

For more information on Times and Fares please visit the Ffestiniog Railway Website


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