If you are making a special journey to see or be hauled by a specific locomotive please check to avoid disappointment. This roster only relates to diesel workings. A list of ELR events is shown further down the page. See the ELR Website for the full running schedule.
PDF working timetables available including arrival and departure times along with headcodes, simply click on 'Blue Timetable', 'Yellow Timetable' etc to view or save.
|(Friday 29th April||D335||Driver Experience)|
|Saturday 30th April to
Monday 2nd May
|Days Out with Thomas
Shunter on Troublesome Trucks at Ramsbottom, not available for travel
|Saturday 7th May||D9531||Blue Timetable|
|Sunday 8th May||D9537||Blue Timetable|
|Saturday 14th May||D7076||Blue Timetable|
|Sunday 15th May||D7076||Blue Timetable|
|Saturday 21st May||37109||Blue Timetable (Was D335)|
|Sunday 22nd May||D335||Blue Timetable|
|(Thursday 26th May||31466||Driver Experience)|
|Saturday 28th to
Monday 30th May
Driver Experience and special trains
Shown in brackets and/or italic text. These trains are included for information only, it is not possible to travel on these unless you are a participant, invited guest or ticket holder for that service. See the Driver Experience page for more about booking a course yourself!
All advertised workings are subject to availability
While every effort will be made to ensure the rostered locos or units are available and running to the advertised timetable, the ELR reserves the right to cancel or terminate any service or use alternative motive power without prior notice.
Learn more about the ELR route and operations at the About The Line page.
|Friday 8th, Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th July||Summer Diesel Gala|
|Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th September||Autumn Diesel Gala|
|Saturday 5th November||DMU Theme Day|
The regular season also features diesel haulage on most Saturdays and some Sundays - check the loco roster page for more information.
|Day Out with Thomas||Saturday 30th April to Monday 2nd May|
|1940s Weekend||Saturday 28th to Monday 30th May|
|Summer Diesel Gala||Friday 8th, Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th July|
|Raise The Roof - Live Music||Friday 15th, Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th July|
|Day Out with Thomas||Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th August|
|Peppa Pig and George||Saturday 27th to Monday 29th August|
|Vintage Transport Gathering||Sunday 18th September|
|Autumn Diesel Gala||Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th September|
|Day Out with Thomas||Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd October|
|Autumn Steam Gala||Friday 14th to Sunday 16th October|
|Hallowe'en Ghost Trains||Thursday 27th to Saturday 29th October|
|DMU Theme Day||Saturday 5th November|
|Lancashire Weekend||Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th November|