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.


Easter Weekend – Change to line up.

Please note –  that due to operational reasons we are not running on Saturday of this weekend – N&LR apologies for the inconvenience. Come and celebrate Easter with a ride on a train where all children receive a creme egg. YES! that’s right kids — visit our railway and you get a free creme egg! Sunday 5th April and Monday 6th April. …

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March: What’s on at N&LR

March sees the beginning of our running season and this year it falls on March 15th,Mothering Sunday. We shall be running services every Sunday now till October 25th. 15th March Mothering Sunday The Peckett shall be in full steam to greet mothers as they arrive to Pitsford and Brampton Station. The Buffet will be open …

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