Travel through stunning countryside passing fast flowing rivers, breath-taking long views of wild countryside largely untouched by modern life. Pass the three peaks of Pen-y-ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough. Pass over the famous Ribblehead viaduct and onward through the remote Blea Moor tunnel where you enter in North Yorkshire and come out in Cumbria.
Onward with fine long views over Dentdale and past England’s highest main line station. Pass over Ais Gill summit at 1,169 feet above sea level and decent down through the beautiful unspolit Upper Eden Valley passing Kirkby Stephen to the beautiful market town of Appleby.
Our comfortable classic 'Inter City' trains will be made up of all first class traditional carriages with large tables, air conditioning, individual power points and comfy well-padded reclining seats. All guests will be guaranteed window seats. Each bay for two guests only will be separated by specially fitted Perspex screens to provide private spaces for families while maintaining safe social distancing.
All our trains are book ahead to help plan with social distancing with a cut off time for booking at midnight the day before travel. However we do try and show flexibility for those who decide to travel on the day. While you can't book seats on the webiste you are welcome to come to the station on a standby basis and if we have seats we can sell you a ticket on the train. Please see the train staff before boarding though so they can check availability for that particuar train and any return journey you wish to make that same day.
There are three return trip options serving both south to north and vice versa.
We can accept foldable wheelchairs and have a ramp so that passengers can board. We also have one dedicated wheelchair space aboard per train which is availble for both standard and electric wheelchairs. However as the stations we serve are run by Northern Railway we can't accept mobility scooters aboard the train or at stations. For disabled access please email in advance before booking your ticket. For full deatails please see our Terms and Conditions page.
We allow well behanve dogs as long as they are kept under the table and not on seats or tables.
We have a catering trolley on board selling drinks, light refreshment, snacks, beers, wines and some spirits.
If you have any queries please feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org however most answers can be found immediately under the FAQ link at the bottom of this page so do please check this first for an immediate answer.
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We can transport up to 12 bicycles on each train free of charge. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org before you book your ticket to check availability.