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December 3
Sat 3 December 2022 Sun 4 December 2022

Santa Specials - 3rd & 4th December

The Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railway has been running its popular Santa Specials since 1981. Although a lot has changed in the past 40 years the core of the experience remains the same- steam trains and Santa Claus.

Santa Special’s include:

  • Train journey from New Romney (TN28 8PL) to Hythe and return.
  • A visit to Santa in his Grotto.
  • A quality, age related, gift for each child aged 1-15 yrs.
  • Seasonal refreshments.
  • A visit to the Model Railway Exhibition at New Romney before your train journey begins.

Journey: New Romney Station (TN28 8PL) to Hythe Station.

Dates:

Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th November

Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th December

Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th December

Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th December

Wednesday 21st, Thursday 22nd, Friday 23rd & Saturday 24th December

Timetable New Romney departures:

09:50 New Romney to Hythe. 55 minutes at Hythe. Depart Hythe at 11:20

11:00 New Romney to Hythe. 55 minutes at Hythe. Depart Hythe at 12:30.

12:30 New Romney to Hythe. 55 minutes at Hythe. Depart Hythe at 2:00.

1:50 New Romney to Hythe. 55 minutes at Hythe. Depart Hythe at 3:20

3:00 New Romney to Hythe. 55 minutes at Hythe. Depart Hythe at 4:30

4:20 New Romney to Hythe. 55 minutes at Hythe. Depart Hythe at 5:50

Fare: £25 per person


The Royal Saloon is available for selected journeys for up to 8 passengers for an additional £70.00.

‘Gladys’ the Bar Car tickets coming soon.

More information about our Heritage Carriage options can be found here: https://www.rhdr.org.uk/heritage-carriages/ 

TICKETS COMING SOON

Bonus Bug rides at Hythe

Locomotive no.4, The Bug, traditionally only pulling Santa, will this year specially be pulling coaches for families to ride the length of the platform (subject to availability). Location: Platform 3 at Hythe.

Complimentary children’s activity sheets

Each child will receive an RH&DR activity sheet. Please bring your own pencils.

Wrap up warm - we always advise our passengers to wrap up warm during the winter months. We will try to keep queues to a minimum but some queuing may happen outdoors. You’re welcome to bring a blanket for extra cosiness on the train journey.

**See the full terms and conditions here: **

https://rhdr.vticket.co.uk/article.php/3/terms-conditions

New Romney Departures (TN28 8PL):

  • 1:50
  • 3:00
  • 4:20
Santa Specials - 3rd & 4th December

What’s included on Traditional Santa Specials

  • Quality present for each paying child
  • Seasonal refreshments
  • Train trip from New Romney to Hythe and return. 30 minutes each way.
  • A visit to the Model Railway Exhibition at New Romney before your train journey begins.
RH&DR reserves the right to alter any of the information provided such as timings and vehicles at any time without reference or notice.

https://rhdr.vticket.co.uk/article.php/3/terms-conditions

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