Welsh Marches Express
6233 Duchess of Sutherland
Saturday 9th October 2021
Starting at Tyseley we head north through Birmingham Snow Hill, west and south via Worcester and Gloucester. We join the Welsh Marches line short of Newport and traverse the hills of Welsh border country to Hereford where we stop for a three hour afternoon sightseeing break. We then head for Shrewsbury where we loop back to the Midlands through Wolverhampton and Birmingham New Street to Tyseley.
Join the train at Tyseley Locomotive Works (limited pre-booked free car parking available avoiding Birmingham’s congestion charge) or Birmingham Snow Hill. You may leave the train on the return at either Birmingham New Street station or Tyseley Locomotive Works.
Seating is available in “Bubbles” of two or four Pullman Cars and Open Coaches. Private Compartments for six people are also available. You will be seated at tables of two or four or in a Private Compartment in your selected Coach according to your booking. You will not be allocated specific seats.
A boarding card confirming your booking details and allocated coach will be emailed to you upon completion of your booking. Please print this boarding card to access the train. Separate tickets are not issued.
Final Details and Timings
Final details and timings will be published on this web page 7 – 10 days prior to the date of the train.
- Seating in one of our original Pullman Cars with full English Breakfast and four course evening dinner, tea & Coffee, all served at your seat.
- Private first class compartment for up to six people with full English Breakfast and four course evening dinner, tea & Coffee, all served at your seat.
- Seating at tables for two or four in our Club Class Coaches with light refreshments including Danish pastries,sandwiches and cake, tea & Coffee, all served at your seat.
- Seating at tables for two or four in our Tourist Open carriages. Bacon rolls, light refreshments, wine, beer, teas & coffees can be ordered for delivery to your seat.
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