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November 12th 2018

Autumn trains to Hafod y Llyn

'Prince' will be hauling trains from Porthmadog to Hafod y Llyn commencing Wednesday November 14th.


November 8th 2018

Special Event Dates 2019

Here is a provisional list of special events taking place on the railway during 2019. Please bear in mind that this list is not final.


October 25th 2018

Festiniog Railway Company to unveil War Memorial at Tan y Bwlch Station

In common with many other organisations, the Ffestiniog Railway Company has been anxious to learn more about the contribution that its employees made to the 1914-1918 War.


August 22nd 2018

Reduced access at Caernarfon Station - Wednesday 29th August – Tuesday 4th September

Construction work on our new Booking Office at Caernarfon Station is nearing completion. However, between Wednesday 29th August and Tuesday 4th September, due to essential civil engineering works, reduced access will be in operation at Caernarfon Station.


July 24th 2018

Here Comes Summer...

This week sees the start of our High Summer timetable - with lots of trains to ride and lots of things to do, you'll be able to make the most of the long summer days. Check out our events pages for details of our summer evening excursions - and our timetables are also online to help you plan your day. Come along and enjoy a great time in Snowdonia - we'd love to see you here!


July 20th 2018

Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways steam into Shrewsbury

The Shrewsbury Flower Show – claimed to be the world’s longest-running flower show - takes place on the 10th & 11th August this year and joining in the celebrations will be a steam locomotive nearly as old.


July 18th 2018

New carriage 120 enters service

The latest addition to the Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways' carriage fleet has entered service thanks to a generous donation from Ffestiniog Travel that funded the entire build.


July 1st 2018

Replica Baldwin 2-4-2 locomotive ‘Lyn’ to star at Welsh Highland Railway Super Power

We are pleased to be able to confirm that courtesy of the Lynton & Barnstaple Railway and the 762 Club, replica Baldwin 2-4-2 locomotive Lyn is to visit the Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways in September.