In addition to our regular steam and diesel hauled services, we also hold a number of exciting special events, from children's character days to enthusiast gala events. Santa pays a visit at Christmas too! Details appear below as our plans evolve. Tickets for these events can be booked from the event page.
For most events our connecting heritage bus services will operate from Epping Underground and Shenfield stations. Please check the event listing for details.
If there is no event shown on a particular date, do check our calendar as we may be running our standard steam and diesel hauled services.
View our Event Archive
26 to 30 October
Dare you ride the Ghost Train from North Weird?
Dress up in your scariest outfit and join our full size ghost train as we promise some Hallowe'en fun!
Further details to be announced.
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Epping Ongar Light Fantastic
Selected dates - 18 November to 15 January
LIGHT UP THE LINESIDE WITH THE WINTER EXPERIENCE YOU WILL NOT WANT TO MISS!
More details and tickets on sale late Summer.
3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18 and 20 to 24 December
Bring the family to see Santa on his special train with the fantastically festive Epping Ongar Railway Santa Specials!
HE'S AGREED TO RETURN FOR 2022, SO IT'S ALL ABOARD FOR SANTA'S SPECIAL TRAIN!
"This was by far the best Santa experience on a ...Read More