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Train Operating Day – Timetable A

October 22


Start: 22/10/2023 End: 22/10/2023 Timetable: Timetable A – Loco Hauled
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Join us today as one of our heritage diesel loco hauls our heritage mark 1 carriages in “Blood and Custard “ livery and experience the way travel used to be with a train ride through the wonderful Derbyshire countryside.

Trains Depart From Butterley At: 11.00am,12.25pm, 2.00pm & 3.20pm

Get off the train at Swanwick Junction and explore the Museum Complex, where you will be able to visit the Demonstration Signal Box, Victorian Railwayman’s Church, the West Shed , GVLR, stationary power building, diesel shed, road transport building and the Country Park.

The Matthew Kirtley Building is currently closed to visitors.

Trains return from Swanwick Junction at:  11.45am, 1.15pm, 2.45pm & 4.00pm.

Today’s Train Fares

Ticket TypeWith Gift AidWithout Gift Aid
Over 60£15.50£14.00
Child (aged 3-15)£8.25£7.50
Child (2 and under)FreeFree
Family (2 adults and up to 3 children aged 3 – 15)£41.25£37.50

Parking at Butterley Station is FREE.

About Gift Aid

Gift Aid is available to UK tax payers, enabling the Midland Railway Trust to reclaim 25% of the amount paid from the government. Gift Aid visitors will receive vouchers to spend in the shop and as a thank you for payment by this method. This represents excellent value for the visitor as