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Lapland Express 2017
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Lapland Express 2017

It's never too early to think about Christmas....! Our Lapland Express tickets are now on sale via our online ticket office. Book early to be sure of getting your preferred date and time. See our dedicated Lapland Express page for more details, or go straight to the...

A Summer of Steam

If you've ever taken a walk or a cycle along the Comber Greenway or Dundrum Coastal path, you might know it was a former railway line - but have you ever wondered where it went to? It was, in fact the main line from Belfast to Newcastle via Downpatrick. And over the...

Summer Steam and Diesel Trains

Online booking is now available - visit our online ticket office here!   Downpatrick & County Down Railway's summer season starts on Saturday 17th June this year, and runs every Saturday and Sunday through to September 10th. With a choice of steam or diesel...