Train Services

Choose your journey and book your tickets!
(Alternatively, look at the calendar view for an overview of dates for each service).

“Woodland Wanderer”

Porthmadog – Tan-y-Bwlch & Return

Heritage style service through the heart of the woodlands of the Snowdonia National Park. It is great for families and those with dogs, giving an hour break for a walk along the nature trail and refreshments at Tan-y-Bwlch Tea Room. 

Duration: Approx. 2.5 hours / Up to 6 trains per day.

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“Mountain Prince”

Porthmadog – Dduallt & Return

Heritage style service to Dduallt, through the woodlands of the Snowdonia National Park, including a trip around the spiral, the amazing volunteer project built in the 1970s. This gives some great mountain views and takes you round in a complete circle! The train then stops at Tan-y-Bwlch on the return journey to give time for refreshments from the Tea Room. 

Duration: Approx. 3 hours / Up to 5 trains per day.

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“Gelert Explorer”

Caernarfon – Beddgelert & Return

Our Premier service. Modern carriages with Perspex dividers pulled by one of our NG/G16 Beyer-Garratt locomotives, which make an impressive sight steaming across the foothills of Snowdon, twisting and turning on their way to Beddgelert. A pre-order luxury hamper service and time to explore the famous village make for a grand day-out. 

Duration: Approx. 6 hours / Up to 4 days per week.

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“Glaslyn Venturer”

Porthmadog – Beddgelert & Return

Travelling the southern end of the Welsh Highland Railway, offering wide vistas of the mountains before steaming through the famous Aberglaslyn Pass. Modern carriages with Perspex dividers. Pre-order ‘Collect & Go’ hamper service and exploring time in the famous village complete your trip.

Duration: Approx. 3 hours / Up to 3 days per week.

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“Gelert Explorer – Gold”

Caernarfon – Beddgelert & Return

At each end of the Gelert Explorer are our First Class Pullman carriages. Painstakingly constructed and finished in our own workshops, these carriages offer a golden opportunity to travel in Orient Express style splendour. A Pullman Pamper package of luxury hamper and added treats completes your day-out.  

Duration: Approx. 6 hours / Up to 4 days per week.

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“Glaslyn Venturer – Gold”

Porthmadog – Beddgelert & Return

At each end of the Glaslyn Venturer are our First Class Pullman carriages. Painstakingly constructed and finished in our own workshops, these carriages offer a golden opportunity to travel in Orient Express style splendour. Pre-order ‘Collect & Go’ hamper service and exploring time in the famous village complete your trip.

Duration: Approx. 3 hours / Up to 3 days per week.

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We hope you enjoy your visit!


Please note that all services are operated in accordance with Welsh Government Covid-19 guidelines to keep you safe.
More information can be found here.