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Caledonian Railway Santa Specials

6 December 2020, 11:00 am - 3:20 pm

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Caledonian Railway Santa Special

A festive day out for the whole family.  A gift for all paying passengers!

The Santa Specials train starts at Brechin Station, with the total journey taking about one hour (an eight mile round trip) including a ten minute stopover at Bridge of Dun Station. Santa will visit each carriage on the train with a present for every child, adults will also receive a gift from the train staff.

All trains for this service depart from Brechin Station.

We are sorry but we cannot accommodate buggies/prams etc. on the train. We have an area at Brechin station where these may be left.

On platform one at Brechin Station, we have a Buffet serving hot & cold food and drinks (unfortunately, we are unable to take credit/debit cards here). The buffet will be open from 10:30am to 4:00pm. Also on platform one is our gift shop which will be open from 10:30am to 3:00pm (on some days this may be to 4:00pm, please ask staff on the day). The shop and ticket office can take credit/debit cards.

We are sorry but we cannot accommodate buggies/prams etc on the train.  We have an area at Brechin Station where these may be left.  Please note there are no toilets on the train.

Standard Seating: These are arranged in bays of 4. All tickets purchased will have an allocated seat chosen by you when purchasing your tickets. Standard seating is available in Coaches A, D & E.

Private Compartments: Enclosed vestibule that seats up to 8 people. This is covered by one ticket. You choose which compartment you are in when purchasing the ticket. Private compartments are available in Coaches B & C.

Disabled Saloon: A modified section of the train capable of wheelchair access. Please note that this is the only section of the train that is wheelchair accessible. The disabled access saloon is in Coach C.

Journey time between stations is 20 minutes. A return journey lasts around 1 hour.  Departures on 6, 12, 13, 19 and 20 December only.

Tickets on sale from 1 September.

Entry Fee

Check website for full details or telephone 01356 622992.


6 December 2020
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Caledonian Railway
The Station, Park Road
Brechin, DD9 7AF
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