Cavan – Santa Christmas Special Train

Santa Christmas Special Train

*Santa Train are closed for the Winter, reopening in April 2019*

This year sees Santa make a welcomed return to the Cavan and Leitrim Railway in his Santa Christmas Special Train..

As in previous years he is bringing with him a sack full of toys for all the Girls and Boys on his Good List. So if you have been good all year make your way to Dromod for a trip on the train and a visit to Santa’s Grotto.

Trains will be running from the Narrow Gauge station in Dromod between 13.00 and 17.00 for the first three Sundays in December. Once you have boarded the train, you journey along the .3km of track in one of the restored carriages. Enjoy the delights as you travel back to the station where you will visit their Tea Rooms.

Here the kiddies can  visit Santa in his Grotto while the adults can enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and a snack. The children can give Santa their Christmas Lists and receive a small present to tide them over until Christmas.

Event Information

With regret they have announced that they will not be running The Horror Express ( Annual Halloween event) or The Santa Train ( Annual Christmas Event)
Both events require a running train, but unfortunately works on the rail line will not be complete in time

Venue:-  Cavan and Leitrim Railway

Classification :-  Family Event  /  All Ages

Date / Time :-    TBC

Admission:-  €10.00 per child   –   Accompanied Adults Free

Booking Information Tel. 353 719638599

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Getting To Cavan And Leitrim Railway

Dromod is located 17km from Longford on the main N4 Dublin Sligo Road. The road is well signposted Ghost Train. As you enter the village from the Longford side turn left on the road for Mohill. About 1km on you will cross the main Dublin Sligo railway bridge. Turn left immediately after the bridge and they are located next to the Iarnród Éireann Railway station.

Ample praking is provided, how ever if you have a large party or if you plan to arrive by bus or by coach, it would be helpful if you could contacts them in advance.



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