COVD-19 UPDATE (28 June 2020): We regret that we are currently unable to accept any Footplate Ride bookings due to current COVID-19 restrictions, which make it impossible for two people to share a footplate at the moment. We will, of course, review this as and when restrictions change. Sorry for any disappointment!
Have you ever wanted to ride on the footplate of a steam engine?
Purchase an experience today and receive a personalised gift voucher, making these ideal gifts.
If you are buying the experience as a gift, you do not need to book the date of the experience at the time of purchase. We will provide a list of available dates along with the gift voucher.
Please CLICK HERE to read the Kirklees Light Railway's important Terms & Conditions before purchasing a Footplate/Driver Experience at the KLR.
Participants must be aged 16 years old or over. If the participant is aged between 16-18 years old, they must be accompanied by a responsible adult over the age of 18 who must travel on the same train as the participant.