Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway
A 16 mile return journey by narrow gauge steam train through beautiful Mid Wales countryside.



Santa Special

Saturday, December 14, 2019 to Sunday, December 15, 2019
Saturday, December 21, 2019 to Sunday, December 22, 2019
Magical journey through the Banwy Valley. Photo: Bruce Webber

7th/8th & 14th/15th & 21st/22nd of December. Trains leave Llanfair Caereinion frequently to take adults and children to meet Santa and receive a gift. Mince pies, mulled wine and fruit drinks are served on your return to Llanfair.

Further details on our Santa Special Page.


Mince Pie Special Trains

Friday, December 27, 2019 to Sunday, December 29, 2019
Photo: Kevin Heywood

Ride our heated carriages from Llanfair Caereinion to Castle Caereinion return and finish up with a visit to our cosy tearoom at Llanfair Caereinion for a complimentary mince pie. The special return fare of £9.00 for adults and £4.00 for children.

Please note that all trains start and finish at Llanfair Caereinion only where there is plenty of FREE parking.  There is no parking at Castle Caereinion.

Trains depart Llanfair Caereinion for the appoximately 1 hour return journey at 11.00, 12.45 and 14.30.

Tickets may be bought online or on the day at the booking office.

Note that tickets bought online are not departure time specific, but please select the correct date from the timetable calendar.

Further information can be found on the Mince Pie Special Trains 2019 page.