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Santa by Steam

This festive season book a visit to meet Santa with a difference.

When he’s not driving the sleigh with Rudolph and the rest of the reindeer, Father Christmas travels by steam train!

Gather family and friends and join us in December for a journey with the elves to visit Santa’s grotto.

Gather your family and friends and take a journey with the railway elves to visit Santa’s grotto. Arrive at Bodmin General Station for mince pies, seasonal drinks and carols on the platform, before climbing aboard for an hour-long return journey on a beautiful steam hauled train. During the trip you’ll visit Santa, with plenty of time for a photo, and gifts for each child. When he’s not driving the sleigh with Rudolph and the rest of the reindeer, Father Christmas travels by steam train!

Make Christmas memories in your very own Bodmin & Wenford Railway Christmas story.

Train dates, times and tickets

Book your tickets!

Buy now online or call 01208 73555

Saturday 30th November £13 10:00, 11:45, 13:45

Sunday 1st December £13 10:00, 12:00, 14:00

Saturday 7th December £14.50 10:00, 11:45, 13:45, 15:30

Sunday 8th December £14.50 10:00, 12:00, 14:00, 15:45

Saturday 14th December £14.50 10:00, 11:45, 13:45, 15:30

Sunday 15th December £14.50 10:00, 12:00, 14:00, 15:45

Saturday 21st December £14.50 10:00, 11:45, 13:45, 15:30

Sunday 22nd December £14.50 10:00, 11:45, 13:45, 15:30

Monday 23rd December £14.50 10:00, 11:45, 13:45, 15:30

Tuesday 24th December £15 10:00, 12:00, 14:00, 15:45

What's included in your festive experience?

a one hour return journey on a steam hauled train
a mince pie and seasonal drink for adults
a visit to see Santa on board (with plenty of time for a photo)
a present for each child
carols on the platform

A few things to remember

  • Please choose the right age group ticket for each child’s ticket so they receive the most appropriate gift.
  • Under 1s are free, but please book them a ticket.
  • We allocate seats and carriages, so if you want to travel with others who have already booked, let us know when you make your booking so we can try to sit you all together.

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