Sunday 12 December

Santa Express

Please read the following:

Santa is stopping at Kirkland Yard, in his run up to Christmas Day and bringing gifts for all the children.

Ticket price is £10 for every adult or child.

This is a strictly ticketed event. Tickets can only be purchased from this website.
There are 30 tickets for every time slot.  
We will, if time permits indicate how many seats remain at each time slot.

Timetable, will run from first train at 11.00 till the last train at 15.15

This will be an extremely popular event and there will be no availability
for buying tickets on the day of the event.


Each child will receive a gift from Santa on the train.

Adults and children will receive complimentary refreshments in our Tea Room.

Note: All children aged 3 and under travel free on the Santa Express.
Children of this age must travel by sitting on an adults knee as all seats must be paid for.
If you would like you're 3 years or younger child to have a seat then you need to book a ticket for that child.


Once you have made your purchase for tickets, you will receive Digital Tickets by e-mail,
for every seat booked. Bring these tickets with you on 12 December.
These digital Tickets can be printed or displayed on your mobile.
Note: To speed checking Tickets at the Ticket Office, Printed Tickets 
will be quicker and easier to check than on a phone, especially if you have purchased more than 3 tickets.

All digital tickets must be presented at our Ticket Office and exchanged for our special
Santa Express Ticket for boarding the train.


This will be a very busy day, as this event is very popular.

Please arrive about 20 minutes before your departure time.

Please note Payment:  
Our preferred method of payment would be by Bank Card.
There are no charges made for any transfer of funds.
However there is a charge to use Paypal.
Payment can be made by either Bank Card/Transfer or through PayPal.


Please note:

The Santa Express loco will be our Diesel, River Eden.

Unfortunately our Steam loco Forth is unavailable.


Tickets Sold Out