Diesel Driving Experience Course 2024

Please note this course runs from Toddington Station


Course fee £495 per person.

The course includes:

  • Full English breakfast on arrival in the Flag & Whistle at Toddington for participants and guests
  • Explanation of the day's events and safety briefing
  • Three round trips between Broadway, Toddington and Cheltenham, a total of 84 miles, during which you will drive your diesel locomotive for fourteen miles, under expert supervision. You will also act as second man for a further fourteen miles.
  • Packed lunch for participants and guests
  • Signal box and Diesel Shed tour (participants only)
  • Free year's membership of the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway for the participant, including member's benefits (worth up to £30)
  • Free GWSR Guide Book
  • Commemorative certificate signed by your driver
  • You may bring up to two guests (over 16) at a nominal price of £30 each, who may travel on the train all day

Please note that participants must be over 18 and all guests must be over the age of 16

You may still add a guest to a sold out course by phoning our head office on 01242 621 405 who will be able to assist you further.

Fri 05 Jul 2024

09:00 Class 45 Sold Out

Fri 06 Sep 2024

09:00 Class 47 Sold Out

Fri 04 Oct 2024

09:00 Class 37 Sold Out