2022 Programme

Brief details of our 2022 Programme are shown below so you can save the dates. Further information, prices and details of how to book will be provided for each event as they become available



2022 Programme

February Half Term 

12 – 20 February – steam and heritage diesel trains running an off-peak timetable

Weekends in March

Steam and heritage diesel trains running an off-peak timetable

Steam Trains Daily 1 April – 30 October

Standard service most days with peak timetable during school holidays

Spring Steam Gala – 1, 2 & 3 April

Five or more locomotives in steam operating an intensive service – including a special guest engine

Easter Weekend – 15, 16, 17 & 18 April

A treat for the whole family

Dad’s Army Live – 30 April, 1 & 2 May

Wartime capers

Mixed Traction Weekend – 10, 11 & 12 June

Six or more steam and diesel locomotives in action plus heritage diesel multiple units to operate an intensive service

Beer & Cider Festival – 24, 25 & 26 June

Steam and heritage diesel trains plus traditional ales, ciders and more – many produced locally!

Vintage Transport Weekend – 2 & 3 July

Historic road vehicles descend on the railway to create a colourful spectacle alongside the steam trains

Please click here to register cars, commercials & bikes at this event  or here to register buses/coaches.

Vintage Week – 4 – 10 July

The line’s magnificent train of beautifully restored Victorian and Edwardian carriages will run in alongside standard services. Book tickets now.

Sixties Weekend – 23 & 24 July

Steam back to the swinging sixties and enjoy train travel, road vehicles, fashion and music of the era

Bank Holiday Steam Gala – 27, 28 & 29 August

Up to six locomotives in steam operating an intensive service

Steam Back to the Forties – 17 & 18 September

The railway’s popular 1940s Weekend returns for its 27th year – come and enjoy the atmosphere of this momentous decade

Autumn Showcase – 8 & 9 October

INCORPORATING MEMBERS’ & SHAREHOLDERS’ WEEKEND.  Special timetables will operate showcasing many of the locomotives and much of the historic rolling stock owned by the North Norfolk Railway PLC and the Midland & Great Northern Joint Railway Society.

The Norfolk Lights Express – 11 November – 2 January 2023

The popular illuminated train returns to provide an immersive show for the whole family. Most evenings 11 November – 2 January

Santa Specials – weekends in December

Take a steam train ride to meet Father Christmas – there’s a present for every child and seasonal refreshments for the whole family

Mince Pie Specials – 27 December – 2 January

A post-Christmas treat, a ride aboard a cosy steam train complete with a mince pie and mulled local cider

Please note, operational or other considerations may make it necessary to alter, amend or cancel train services and other activities. The North Norfolk Railway cannot be held responsible for any inconvenience or disappointment caused.