Welcome to the Northampton & Lamport Railway

11435_197597346334_1967175_nThe Northampton & Lamport Railway is a steam and heritage diesel tourist railway in the heart of the Northamptonshire countryside, located just 5 miles from Northampton we are in easy reach of the motorway network.

With approximately 1½ miles of running track alongside the Brampton Valley Way, a 14 mile liner park from Northampton to Market Harborough.  You can not only ride one of our trains along the former line but walk along and watch the steam and diesel engines in action.

At Pitsford and Brampton station you can buy one of our Day Rovers tickets* (on selected services) and ride all the trains all day, sit watch the world over a cup of tea at the Platform 3 Buffet and visit the gift shop or our second hand bookshop – the Emporium.  All staffed by our dedicated team of volunteers who work hard in bringing history back to life.


*Only selected services. Look out for the Pay Once Ride All Day Tickets on the event pages for this offer.

Northampton and Lamport Railway is open Sundays and our operating season runs March to October offering a wide range of events using both steam and diesel engines check out our event pages for more details.

Please note: We regret that we are unable to offer wheelchair access on our trains. This is temporary while we refurbish our wheelchair accessible coach. The Northampton & Lamport Railway apologises for any inconvenience this may cause.

Tkh 7646 'Northampton' crossing Bridge 13

January 2015 Infrastructure Report

In January 2015 a number of tasks were undertaken which have progressed several projects located throughout the length of the line. At the same time, off site, Infrastructure Team members took the initiative by distributing a bundle of leaflets to the following locations: Brixworth, Rothwell and Desborough Libraries and Desborough Heritage Centre. Other publicity activity …

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47205 rumbling over Bridge 12A

Bridge 13 – Unlucky?

Graham Peacock our hard working Infrastructure Director updates us all on the news of Bridge 13. Read below for more. Information may have got around that bridge 13 is currently closed to traffic and rumours may possibly be circulating on the back of this that this is major long term setback. Has the bridge number proved to …

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