Scenic Rail in Winter

21 December 2020

Our scenic railways look beautiful at any time of the year but there is just something magical about seeing them in winter.

So we've collated some of our favourite snowy railway photographs taken over the years to share with you this winter. You can find out more about the railway lines featured by clicking on each title.

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Esk Valley Railway, Yorkshire

Middlesbrough to Whitby

Esk Valley Train at a snowy station in the winter


Bentham Line

Leeds to Lancaster & Morecambe

Bentham Station in winter


Tarka Line

Exeter to Barnstaple

A Tarka Line train in the snow


Settle to Carlisle Line

Settle to Carlisle

Settle to Carlisle line with snowy mountain in background


Abbey Line

Watford to St Albans Abbey

Abbey Line in the snow


Highland Main Line

Glasgow/Edinburgh to Inverness

LNER train travelling through a snowy mountain landscape on the Highland Main Line


Cotswold Line

Oxford to Hereford

A train arriving at a snowy Moreton-in-Marsh Station along the Cotswold Line


Furness Line

Lancaster to Barrow-in-Furness

Arnside Viaduct in the winter sun along the Furness Line


Heart of Wales

Swansea to Shrewsbury

Llanwrtyd Wells in the snow along the Heart of Wales line


Ribblehead Station

Settle to Carlisle

Ribblehead Station in the winter sun along the Settle to Carlisle line

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