Special Events

We look forward to welcoming you to these special events. Please note that details are continuously being updated, and you are advised to call the booking office for the latest availability. Please note that many of these events are bookable online.


Pullman Afternoon Tea - The perfect gift!

Treat the one you love with tea for two on a historic steam train through the delights of the Snowdonia National Park...


Various Dates - Food on the Move - 'Italian Night'

Want to fit in as much as possible during your holiday? - Make the most of your time and come for a ride on our 'Italian Night' Food on the Move train - departing Harbour Station at 18:05


Various Dates - Chippy Trains

Want to fit in as much as possible during your holiday? - Make the most of your time and come for a ride on our 'Chippy Train'. 


June 15th : The 'Snowdonian Limited'

The 'Snowdonian Limited' is a repeat of our popular April train, again offering an 80 mile round trip over the whole railway with a variety of motive power. Tickets for the trains running in 2019 are now available. Please note that all details are subject to change.


June 21st-23rd : WHR : Past, Present & Future

Join us for a very special weekend celebrating the rich heritage of the Welsh Highland Railway - formed in 1922 and which (in 1923) completed the two-foot gauge rail link between the Ffestiniog Railway in Porthmadog and the former North Wales Narrow Gauge Railway line between Dinas and Rhyd Ddu.


August 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th, September 15th, 22nd : Journey into the Past

Following the success of these trains this year, we are pleased to confirm their return in 2019. Enjoy a fascinating guided tour from Caernarfon to Rhyd Ddu in historic carriages, with stops for photographs along the way...


October 4th - 6th : Victorian Weekend

The Ffestiniog Railway is a living museum. We have been running passenger trains since Victorian times and many of those older vehicles have been lovingly preserved, so what better way to show them off than to have a weekend dedicated to that wonderful era?