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If you are making a special journey to see or be hauled by a specific locomotive please check to avoid disappointment. This roster only relates to diesel workings. A list of ELR events is shown further down the page. See the ELR Website for the full running schedule.

Day Rover tickets are available. Discounts are generally available for pre-booked tickets.

Date Loco(s) Notes
Saturday 13th July 25279 Timetable Rover Ticket
Sunday 14th July 25279 Timetable Rover Ticket
(Friday 19th July) (45108) (Footplate Experience)
Saturday 20th July 45108 Timetable Rover Ticket
Ramsbottom Festival
15% discount quote RAMSFEST24
Sunday 21st July D5054 Timetable Rover Ticket
Ramsbottom Festival
15% discount quote RAMSFEST24 (Was DMU)
Wednesday 24th July 105 DMU Timetable Rover Ticket
Thursday 25th July 105 DMU Timetable Rover Ticket
Friday 26th July 37109 Timetable Rover Ticket
Saturday 27th July 37109 Timetable Rover Ticket
Sunday 28th July 37109 Timetable Rover Ticket
Wednesday 31st July DMU Timetable Rover Ticket
Thursday 1st August DMU Timetable Rover Ticket
Friday 2nd August D5054 Timetable Rover Ticket
Saturday 3rd and
Sunday 4th August
D5054
40012
DMU
Day Out with Thomas
Event Tickets required for travel
Shunting Loco may also feature
Wednesday 7th August DMU Timetable Rover Ticket
Thursay 8th August DMU Timetable Rover Ticket
Friday 9th August D5054 Timetable Rover Ticket (Was D9531)
Saturday 10th August D9531 Timetable Rover Ticket
Sunday 11th August 26007 Timetable Rover Ticket (Was D9531)
Wednesday 14th August D5054 Timetable Rover Ticket (Was DMU)
Thursay 15th August D5054 Timetable Rover Ticket (Was DMU)
Friday 16th August 50015 Timetable Rover Ticket (Was D5054)
Saturday 17th August 50015 Timetable Rover Ticket
Sunday 18th August 50015 Timetable Rover Ticket (Was 40012)
Wednesday 21st August DMU Timetable Rover Ticket
Thursay 22nd August DMU Timetable Rover Ticket
Friday 23rd August 37109 Timetable Rover Ticket
Saturday 24th August 37109 Timetable Rover Ticket
Sunday 25th August 26007 Timetable Rover Ticket (Was 25279)
Monday 26th August 25279 Timetable Rover Ticket
Wednesday 28th August DMU Timetable Rover Ticket
Thursay 29th August DMU Timetable Rover Ticket
Friday 30th August 40012 Timetable Rover Ticket (Was 37109)
Saturday 31st August 47765 Timetable Rover Ticket
Sunday 1st September 47765 Timetable Rover Ticket (Was DMU)
Saturday 7th September D5054 Timetable Rover Ticket
Sunday 8th September 26007 Timetable Rover Ticket
( TBC - to be confirmed )

Driver Experience and special trains
Shown in brackets and/or italic text. These trains are included for information only, it is not possible to travel on these unless you are a participant, invited guest or ticket holder for that service. See the ELR Website for more about Driver Experience courses.

All workings subject to availability
While every effort will be made to ensure the rostered locos or units are available and running to the advertised timetable, the ELR reserves the right to cancel or terminate any service or use alternative motive power without prior notice.

Diesel Events

Event Date(s)
Autumn Diesel Gala Friday 13th and Saturday 14th September
DMU Weekend Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th November
ELR Website
Details of all ELR events at the ELR Website
ELR Gradient Profile
The East Lancashire Railway has some substantial gradients, the PDF Gradient Profile document details these and mileage info. Click the image below to view or download.

Learn more about the ELR route and operations at the About The Line page.

ELR Events

There are a wide range of events at the East Lancashire Railway ranging from Family and Education, Re-enactments, Sci-Fi, Transport and Collector's Fairs.

Selected events are shown below. See the ELR Website for the full event schedule.

Event Date(s)
Day Out with Thomas Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th August
Autumn Diesel Gala Friday 13th and Saturday 14th September
Day Out with Thomas Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th October
Autumn Steam Gala Friday 11th, Saturday 12th
and Sunday 13th October
DMU Weekend Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th November

All events subject to availability
While every effort will be made to ensure events take place as advertised, rostered locos or units are available and running to the advertised timetable, the ELR reserves the right to cancel or terminate without prior notice.

ELR Website
Check out the ELR Website for the full event schedule.
ELR Contacts

Telephone: 0333 320 2830
Address: East Lancashire Railway
Bolton Street Station
Bolton Street
Bury, BL9 0EY

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www.eastlancsrailway.org.uk
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