Welsh Marches Express

6233 Duchess of Sutherland

Saturday 13th November 2021

Starting at Tyseley Locomotive Works we head to Birmingham New Street to pick up passengers, continuing to Wolverhampton and onto Shrewsbury where we join the Welsh Marches route. We stop at Hereford for a three-hour afternoon sightseeing break. Our journey continues along the Welsh Marches towards Newport, where we leave the Welsh Marches and travel though Chepstow, Gloucester and Worcester to Birmingham Snow Hill and Tyseley.

Joining arrangements

Join the train at Tyseley Locomotive Works (limited pre-booked free car parking available avoiding Birmingham’s claen air zone) or Birmingham New Street. You may leave the train on the return at either Birmingham Snow Hillor Tyseley Locomotive Works.

Seating Arrangements

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.

Boarding Card

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.

Book Seats

Step One
Select Class of Travel

Step Two
Select Coach

Step Three
Select Number of Passengers in Bubble

Step Four
Complete Details

Step  Five


Select the station from which you intend to join the train

Meals are included in Pullman and Club Class. If you would prefer a vegetarian option please indicate Number of Vegetarian Meals Required

Passengers who require assistance to travel should contact us at bookings@vintagetrains.co.uk to discuss their requirements prior to booking.