Escape to a new city by steam this Summer

Take a mini staycation with the Steam Dreams Rail Co and experience the joy of visiting a historic British city during the summer months. With news of flight cancellations and rising fuel costs, a day out by steam could be the perfect opportunity to enjoy a relaxed and stress-free break this summer. Choose from aContinue reading “Escape to a new city by steam this Summer”

A New Chapter: The Steam Dreams Rail Co Ltd acquired by Locomotive Services Group.

As of the 1st June, The Steam Dreams Rail Co. has come under new ownership and are now owned by Locomotive Services Group (LSG). LSG have been involved in the railway industry for many years and bring with them a wealth of experience and knowledge as well as a large stable of locomotives and differentContinue reading “A New Chapter: The Steam Dreams Rail Co Ltd acquired by Locomotive Services Group.”

Plan your Day out to Windsor with The Royal Windsor Steam Express

If you fancy stepping in the footsteps of royalty, join us this summer on Tuesdays for a nostalgic steam train journey from London Victoria to Windsor. With trips running all summer between 10 May and 23 August, you can choose a date which suits you. Step on board the decorative Pullman Style Dining carriages atContinue reading “Plan your Day out to Windsor with The Royal Windsor Steam Express”

The Emerald Isle Explorer 2023

Wednesday 3 May – Thursday 11 May We are delighted to confirm that our 10th ‘Explorer’ tour will be to the stunning Emerald Isle in Spring 2023. With high class hotels, lovely scenery and world-famous tourist attractions, a journey to Ireland is the perfect way to escape to another world without venturing far from home.Continue reading “The Emerald Isle Explorer 2023”

The Kiwi Explorer

Dates TBC – 2024 A Holiday by Steam, exploring the length and breadth of New Zealand, brought to you by The Steam Dreams Rail Co – a trip of a lifetime. The inaugural Kiwi Explorer will be an amazing 3 week tour of New Zealand with over a thousand miles of steam-hauled train travel inContinue reading “The Kiwi Explorer”

The Steam Dreams Rail Co. announces Celebratory Tour to Brooklands

This May, steam locomotive 61306 Mayflower will set out from London to mark the centenary of the last Land Speed Record to be broken on a closed circuit. The tour is part of a programme of exciting trips the company has planned for the summer, with more itineraries to be announced for June, July andContinue reading “The Steam Dreams Rail Co. announces Celebratory Tour to Brooklands”

-Competition now closed – WIN a family ticket in First Class for our new Santa Steam Express service from London

Families can get into the Christmas spirit on a magical steam journey with The Steam Dreams Rail Co. departing from London Victoria station this December! To celebrate these brand new Santa Steam Express trips, the first from London in over 30 years, we are offering one lucky winner a First Class family ticket for thisContinue reading “-Competition now closed – WIN a family ticket in First Class for our new Santa Steam Express service from London”

Full steam ahead to Edinburgh in 2022

Thursday 16 – Sunday 19 June 2022 This incredible weekend tour traces the historic route from London Kings Cross along the East Coast Main Line to Edinburgh. On the outward journey, passengers are offered a different view as we travel via the world-famous Settle & Carlisle Railway. Passengers will have three nights in one ofContinue reading “Full steam ahead to Edinburgh in 2022”

Journey by Steam to The Lakes in 2022

Tuesday 27 September – Friday 30 September 2022 As the heat of summer gives way to balmier days, join us on this spectacular trip to Cumbria where you can spend three nights in the glorious Lake District. We have booked some fabulous hotels with lake-view rooms on the shores of Lake Windermere where you’ll haveContinue reading “Journey by Steam to The Lakes in 2022”

Journey by Steam to Cornwall in 2021

Tuesday 28 September – Friday 1 October 2021  As the heat of summer gives way to balmier days, join us on this spectacular trip to Devon and Cornwall as our very own steam locomotive B1 Mayflower hauls us double-headed along this picturesque route with spectacular views all the way west. We will traverse the iconicContinue reading “Journey by Steam to Cornwall in 2021”