Tag Archives: Northern

Experience Settle and Carlisle country this September

Ribblehead station in Autumn

Go Do Your Thing with Northern Whether it’s hiking the three peaks, shopping in Leeds or Carlisle, exploring the regions heritage or simply heading out for a meal with friends and family; take the train along the Settle to Carlisle rail line and leave the car at home! Get back on track with the things […]

The Settle-Carlisle Railway Refreshment Trolley Returns 17th May

Last Updated: Tuesday 20th July 2021. The Settle-Carlisle Railway Refreshment Trolley The Settle-Carlisle Railway Development Company (SCRDC) are thrilled to announce that the on-train refreshment trolley returns to select Northern services travelling the Settle to Carlisle railway.  The Refreshment Trolley will be available from Monday 17th May 2021.  SCRDC provides the refreshment trolley service on daily timetabled diesel services, operated by […]

Explore the Yorkshire Dales National Park with DalesBus

Last Updated: Monday 16th August 2021. Explore the Yorkshire Dales National Park with DalesBus Visit Hawes and Richmond from Ribblehead with the Northern DalesBus 830 Sunday Service The scenic Northern DalesBus 830 provides a summer bus service from Ribblehead railway station to Wenslydale and Swaledale in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Perfect for sightseers and […]

NEW Timetables for the Leeds-Settle-Carlisle & Leeds-Bentham-Lancaster/Morecambe

Last Updated: Tuesday 20th July 2021. NEW Timetables for the Leeds-Settle-Carlisle & Leeds-Bentham-Lancaster/Morecambe The new N7 timetable for the Leeds-Settle-Carlisle and Leeds-Bentham-Morecambe rail lines starts on Sunday 16th of May and remains in operation until the 11th of December 2021.  Following the announcement of Northerns new timetabled services, The Settle-Carlisle Railway Development Company, are thrilled […]

Steam Trains on the Settle Carlisle Railway

A steam train crossing one of the Settle-Carlisle railway’s many viaducts makes for a classic image.  You can often see the hillsides around Ribblehead viaduct, Mallerstang and other vantage points in the Eden Valley dotted by train enthusiasts and keen photographers, just waiting to catch that magic moment.  It seems that everybody loves a steam […]

It’s A Dog’s Life …

We regularly receive enquiries from passengers wondering whether it is OK to bring their dog on the train with them.  The answer is ‘Yes!’.  The Settle-Carlisle line is part of the UK rail network and the normal rules apply.  You just need to follow these simple guidelines: Dogs (maximum two per person) must be on a […]

iPhone Audio Guide

Imagine having your own personal guide to the Settle-Carlisle Railway, telling the story of the line’s construction and giving you fascinating insights into the unfolding landscape. This is exactly what you can have with the innovative iPhone app, available now in the iTunes App Store – and it’s free of charge. It’s easy to find; […]