Santa Specials 2019


For more information and to make an online booking,


you wish to visit Santa

Santa will be at the Milton of Crathes again this year with a sack full of presents for the children, and hot mince pies and drinks for the adults.

He will again be handing out presents to the children in the coaches during the steam train ride from the Milton station.  

He’ll be there every Saturday and Sunday from 30th November up to and including Tuesday 24th December, and also Monday 23rd.

Festive singing on all services, which will be steam hauled.  The whole Santa experience will last approximately 45 - 60 minutes.

Santa Special Timetable

Depart Milton of Crathes : 10.30  11.45  1.00  2.15   3.30  

Santa Special Ticket Prices

See Santa on the train !

Terms and Conditions

Please note that there is a £5 admin fee for all cancellations, and also any changes to bookings - payable on the day when you collect your tickets.  

Bookings cannot be cancelled within 48 hours of the service or after advance booking has closed.

Bookings cannot be combined with any other offer or promotion.

Making a booking is an acceptance of the Terms & Conditions.

All services will be steam hauled but may be substituted by diesel in the event of loco unavailability.

All services run weather permitting.

ADULT : (10 years & over) : £ 8.50

includes a steam train ride, a hot mince pie, tea and coffee.

CHILD* (1 - 9 years inclusive) : £ 12.50

includes a present from Santa, biscuit, drink and the steam train ride

Christmas singing on all services !

Please note, we do NOT charge a booking fee.

* Presents are available in three age groups : 1 - 3 ; 4 - 6 ; and 7 - 9 years inclusive.

Children under 1 year of age travel free but receive no present.

Juniors aged 10 - 16 years receive no present and travel at the reduced ADULT £ 8.50 rate, unless they wish to receive a present at the CHILD rate.

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Sat 30 Nov

Sat 7 Dec

Sat 14 Dec


Sun 1 Dec


Sun 22nd


Tue 24th


Booking closes 24 hours before the service day, or when services become fully booked.

Sun 15th


Sat 21st


Mon 23rd


Sun 8th