Explore the Emerald Isle by steam next Autumn

In September 2019, join us on this tour which takes in Killarney, in Ireland’s Lake District, and Galway Bay, with optional excursions to some of Ireland’s most popular attractions including Cork City, the Ring of Kerry, the Cliffs of Moher and the Aran Islands!  You can choose to experience the whole of the main route…

Win two tickets for a festive trip from the Watercress Line

-Competition Now Closed- The Steam Dreams Rail Co. have announced a new itinerary this year – starting out from Alton and Alresford to take locals on a wonderful day out by steam train to either the Salisbury Christmas Market or Sherborne for Carols, and you too could be on board! We’ve teamed up with The Watercress…

Steam Dreams, take me to the beach!

It is hot outside, England have not embarrassed all of us at the World Cup and Steam Dreams have a new website. Could life get any better? Of course it can because we have several August trips that you can book onto, so escape the heat of London and travel with us to a number…

The Flying Scotsman to Edinburgh: replicating an historic journey

In May 2018 Steam Dreams made its third trip to Edinburgh behind Flying Scotsman, the locomotive synonymous with the route. Please see below some of our favourite photos from this special trip. To add your photos to the gallery, please email info@steamdreams.co.uk.   We hope you enjoyed the trip as much as we did and…

Journey by Steam to the Highlands and Islands of Scotland in 2019

In May 2019, Flying Scotsman is returning to some of the most beautiful lines in Northern England for the first time since its refurbishment on Steam Dreams’ Highlands & Islands Explorer!  The Highlands & Islands Explorer nine day holiday promises to be a magical tour, taking in some truly spectacular Highland scenery, with long daylight…

The Harz Mountains Explorer: an unforgettable continental steam journey

A holiday like no other, in April 2018 Steam Dreams offered passengers not only mainline steam in Germany, but also the chance to visit the stunning Harz Mountains narrow gauge railways. Please see below some of our favourite photos from this special trip. Some videos from the trip have been uploaded to our Youtube channel,…

More than a ‘Brief Encounter’ with Flying Scotsman

Flying Scotsman to head nostalgic steam holiday to The Lake District – limited spaces still available 18 – 21 June 2018 On Monday 18 June, Flying Scotsman will pull out of London Victoria and will haul the first leg of a four day trip to The Lake District.  Passengers will stay in the beautiful Lake…

Discover the romance of steam travel this Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day Specials, 14 February 2018 White Cliffs Lunchtime Tour This relaxing journey allows you to sit back, relax and enjoy views of the White Cliffs, the English Channel and Dover Castle, whilst enjoying a full dining experience on board or your own picnic. Find out more   London to Windsor Film Special Casablanca Screening…

A Royal Night Out: Valentine’s Day trip to Windsor

Steam Dreams, operators of The Cathedrals Express steam train, have planned an exciting evening tour from London Victoria to Windsor, celebrating the best of vintage travel and English heritage. On Valentine’s Day – Wednesday 14 February,  The Cathedrals Express will be visiting Windsor, where you can join from London Victoria (depart 1715, return 2315) with 3½…

Visit one of the 7 wonders of the world by steam – Stonehenge

Walk in the footsteps of your Neolithic ancestors at Stonehenge – one of the wonders of the world and the best-known prehistoric monument in Europe.   Several of our trips to Salisbury this spring will offer you the option of visiting Stonehenge, by bus or vintage Routemaster. The 30 minute journey through pretty countryside is a…

Steam’s Young Dream: new ticket price for the under 30s

The Steam Dreams Rail Co., which run steam hauled train trips throughout the UK and British Isles, are delighted to be able to offer an under 30s special ticket price on the following trips: 19 December , London, Slough and Reading to Bath Christmas Shopping Fares from £93 – Find out more 22 December, White…