Every Weekend from Saturday 8th April to Sunday 29th October
Friday 7th and Monday 10th April
Monday 8th May and Monday 29th May
Thursday 1st and Friday 2nd June
Thursday and Fridays from 3rd August to 1st September
Thursday 26th to Tuesday 31st October
Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th November when an evening service will operate for the annual "Fireworks and Bonfire" event.
The Midland Railway - Butterley runs a large number of special events during the year, for more information see the The Midland Railway - Butterley Homepage.
Please note that a separate fare is payable on this line
Adults - £3.00
Children ( 5 years and over ) - £1.50
Family Ticket ( 2 Adults + 3 Children ) - £7.50
Access to the GVLR, is via the MR-B Butterley Station, Ripley DE5 3QZ
A - ONLY operates, when there are late trains on the Standard Gauge
In addition to operating trains, volunteers are hard at work in the Running Shed, maintaining and restoring our rolling stock.
If you are passing, why not call in to the Running Shed, and see what activities we are up to.
Also view the restored Ashover Coach No4 and O&K 7529 an 0-4-0 well tank steam loco.
We will be pleased to explain our future plans, for our historic rolling stock.