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 aContinue reading “Visit one of the 7 wonders of the world by steam – Stonehenge”

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, WhiteContinue reading “Steam’s Young Dream: new ticket price for the under 30s”

Raise a glass! Free bottle of bubbly for every Valentine’s Day booking made before Christmas

To celebrate the recent engagement announcement from the Royal Family – we are offering all passengers who travel on the Cathedrals Express on Valentine’s Day a FREE bottle of Champagne*! Any passenger who books 2 tickets (hopefully for themselves and the one they love!) on or before Friday 22 December will get a complimentary bottleContinue reading “Raise a glass! Free bottle of bubbly for every Valentine’s Day booking made before Christmas”

Christmas Competition

-COMPETITION NOW CLOSED – To celebrate the start of our Christmas Programme, Steam Dreams is giving you the chance to win a pair of Premier Dining tickets on the last day trip of the programme, on Tuesday 19 December, from London to Bath*! For your chance to win, simply like, share or retweet, and commentContinue reading “Christmas Competition”

Have you booked your Christmas Party yet?

The Cathedrals Express could be the answer to your Christmas Party needs this year – we provide unique steam train experiences for groups of 3 to 300 people.  With your own party planner, you can create a truly memorable Christmas event that your colleagues or clients will remember for years to come.   With anContinue reading “Have you booked your Christmas Party yet?”

The Emerald Isle Explorer III: an unforgettable Irish steam journey

A holiday like no other, in June 2017 Steam Dreams offered passengers not only mainline steam in Ireland, but also the chance to visit some of the many railways of the Isle of Man. Please see below some of our favourite photos from this special trip. To add your photos to the gallery, please emailContinue reading “The Emerald Isle Explorer III: an unforgettable Irish steam journey”

Deal or no Deal? Five top Kent destinations available by steam

Enjoy a steam journey to Kent’s beautiful coastline, with a choice of five fantastic destinations. On Thursday 27 July, take a trip to one of five of Kent’s favourite destinations; Canterbury, Deal, Sandwich, Whitstable or Faversham, each with attractive qualities and offerings including the oldest Cathedral in England, with all of its original 597AD charmContinue reading “Deal or no Deal? Five top Kent destinations available by steam”

Special summer tours by steam from London

This Summer, The Cathedrals Express steam train is offering Londoners the chance to celebrate summer in style, with an exciting programme of circular tours around some of the most scenic countryside in the south east.  The tours will depart from London Victoria or London Paddington, with an opportunity to join the train at various points along the route. […]

Father’s Day Gift Ideas: the perfect day out for any dad

Father’s Day is just around the corner, but don’t panic! We have a top selection of great days out by steam, perfect for dads, that he will have fond memories of for years to come. See below our top 3 summer trips by interest, including the best trips for transport buffs, birders and real aleContinue reading “Father’s Day Gift Ideas: the perfect day out for any dad”