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Footplate Ride

A 70-minute ride aboard a steam engine footplate

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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.

Footplate Ride - £60

  • A 70-minute, seven-mile footplate ride on one of our unique steam locomotives in the company of one of our experienced drivers
  • A day rover ticket to enjoy the railway at leisure for the remainder of the day
  • A souvenir KLR mug
  • A complimentary family ticket to the railway for a return visit within a year
  • A tour of the engine shed & workshop (subject to staff availability)
  • Not available during special events
  • Must be booked in advance (not available to purchase on the day)
  • Please note that requests for specific locomotives CANNOT be accommodated as this relies heavily on both driver & loco availability
  • Available on selected weekends in 2019 only: Orange timetable available services: 11.40, 12.20, 13.00, 13.40, 14.20 / Green timetable available services: 12.20, 13.00, 13.40, 14.20

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

Please CLICK HERE to read the Kirklees Light Railway's important Terms & Conditions before purchasing a Footplate/Driver Experience at the KLR.

 
 

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