Alice the little Welsh engine

 Croeso, welcome to the award winning Bala Lake Railway 
"Home of Alice the Little Welsh Engine"   

Bala Lake Railway - 2016 Timetable

Our trains run on the coloured dates shown on the calendar below - Click on the date you want to travel on or scroll down the page to view each timetable

You can also download a copy of our full 2016 timetable by clicking here


Additionally the following Special Events will be taking place during 2016:

St. David's Day Celebration - February 28th Barbeque Specials - August 6th & 18th
Easter Egg Hunt - March 25th to 28th Alice Day - August 13th
Diana re-dedication - May 14th Race the Train - August 20th
Bala Model Railway Show - May 28th to 30th Steam Gala - August 26th to 29th
Festival of Transport - May 29th & 30th Halloween Trains - October 28th & 29th
Classic Commercial Vehicle Rally - Cancelled Santa Trains - December 10th & 11th

                                             
February   March   April
S M T W T F S   S M T W T F S   S M T W T F S
  1 2 3 4 5 6       1 2 3 4 5             1 2
7 8 9 10 11 12 13   6 7 8 9 10 11 12   3 4 5 6 7 8 9
14 15 16 17 18 19 20   13 14 15 16 17 18 19   10 11 12 13 14 15 16
21 22 23 24 25 26 27   20 21 22 23 24 25 26   17 18 19 20 21 22 23
28 29             27 28 29 30 31       24 25 26 27 28 29 30
                                             
         
May   June   July
S M T W T F S   S M T W T F S   S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4 5 6 7         1 2 3 4             1 2
8 9 10 11 12 13 14   5 6 7 8 9 10 11   3 4 5 6 7 8 9
15 16 17 18 19 20 21   12 13 14 15 16 17 18   10 11 12 13 14 15 16
22 23 24 25 26 27 28   19 20 21 22 23 24 25   17 18 19 20 21 22 23
29 30 31           26 27 28 29 30       24 25 26 27 28 29 30
                                31            
                                             
August   September   October
S M T W T F S   S M T W T F S   S M T W T F S
  1 2 3 4 5 6           1 2 3               1
7 8 9 10 11 12 13   4 5 6 7 8 9 10   2 3 4 5 6 7 8
14 15 16 17 18 19 20   11 12 13 14 15 16 17   9 10 11 12 13 14 15
21 22 23 24 25 26 27   18 19 20 21 22 23 24   16 17 18 19 20 21 22
28 29 30 31         25 26 27 28 29 30     23 24 25 26 27 28 29
                                30 31          
                                             
                November                
                S M T W T F S                
                    1 2 3 4 5                
                6 7 8 9 10 11 12                
                13 14 15 16 17 18 19                
                20 21 22 23 24 25 26                
                27 28 29 30                      
                                             

 


Orange Timetable

Llanuwchllyn dep 11.30 1.20 3.00    
Llangower dep 11.40 1.30 3.10    
Bala arr 11.55 1.45 3.25    
             
Bala dep 12.05 2.00 3.35    
Llangower dep 12.20 2.15 3.50    
Llanuwchllyn arr 12.30 2.25 4.00    
             
Please Note:
All trains finish their day's work at Llanuwchllyn. It is therefore
not possible to make a return trip with the last departure from Bala

Cafe and Free Parking at Llanuwchllyn

2016 Fares

Adult Return  £10.50    Family Tickets (return fares)   Click here to book your tickets now
Adult Single  £7.00   1 Adult + 1 Child  £12.50
Senior Citizen's Return £9.50    2 Adults + 2 Children £25.00 
Unaccompanied Child Return  £5.50    Each additional  Child £3.00
Unaccompanied Child Single £3.50    Dogs 
(Guide Dogs free)
£1.00 
Child fares available for children aged 3 - 15 inclusive, under 3's travel for free

Blue Timetable

Llanuwchllyn dep 11.00 12.45 2.20 3.55  
Llangower dep 11.10 12.55 2.30 4.05  
Bala arr 11.25 1.10 2.45 4.20  
             
Bala dep 11.35 1.20 2.55 4.25  
Llangower dep 11.50 1.35 3.10 4.40  
Llanuwchllyn arr 12.00 1.45 3.20 4.55  
             
Please Note:
All trains finish their day's work at Llanuwchllyn. It is therefore
not possible to make a return trip with the last departure from Bala

Cafe and Free Parking at Llanuwchllyn

2016 Fares

Adult Return  £10.50    Family Tickets (return fares)   Click here to book your tickets now
Adult Single  £7.00   1 Adult + 1 Child  £12.50
Senior Citizen's Return £9.50    2 Adults + 2 Children £25.00 
Unaccompanied Child Return  £5.50    Each additional  Child £3.00
Unaccompanied Child Single £3.50    Dogs 
(Guide Dogs free)
£1.00 
Child fares available for children aged 3 - 15 inclusive, under 3's travel for free

Black Timetable

Llanuwchllyn dep 11.30 1.20 4.30 5.30 6.30  
Llangower dep 11.40 1.30 Halloween Trains
Will you be brave
enough to join us?

More information
available soon on our
website
 
Bala arr 11.55 1.45  
    Normal Service  
Bala dep 12.05 2.00  
Llangower dep 12.20 2.15  
Llanuwchllyn arr 12.30 2.25  
               
Please Note:
All trains finish their day's work at Llanuwchllyn. It is therefore
not possible to make a return trip with the last departure from Bala

Cafe and Free Parking at Llanuwchllyn

2016 Fares

Adult Return  £10.50    Family Tickets (return fares)   Click here to book your tickets now
Adult Single  £7.00   1 Adult + 1 Child  £12.50
Senior Citizen's Return £9.50    2 Adults + 2 Children £25.00 
Unaccompanied Child Return  £5.50    Each additional  Child £3.00
Unaccompanied Child Single £3.50    Dogs 
(Guide Dogs free)
£1.00 
Child fares available for children aged 3 - 15 inclusive, under 3's travel for free

Festival of Transport - Green Timetable

    Diesel
Service
              Sunday
Only
Sunday
Only
 
Llanuwchllyn dep 10.15 11.00 11.50 12.40 1.30 2.20 3.10 4.00 4.45 6.30  
Llangower dep 10.25 11.10 12.00 12.50 1.40 2.30 3.20 4.10 4.55 6.40  
Bala arr 10.40 11.25 12.15 1.05 1.55 2.45 3.35 4.25 5.10 6.55  
                         
Bala dep 10.50 11.40 12.30 1.20 2.10 3.00 3.50 4.35 5.20 7.05  
Llangower dep 11.10 12.00 12.50 1.40 2.30 3.20 4.10 4.55 5.35 7.20
Llanuwchllyn arr 11.25 12.15 1.05 1.55 2.45 3.35 4.25 5.10 5.45 7.30  
                         
Please Note:
All trains finish their day's work at Llanuwchllyn. It is therefore
not possible to make a return trip with the last departure from Bala

Cafe and Free Parking at Llanuwchllyn

2016 Fares

Adult Return  £10.50    Family Tickets (return fares)   Click here to book your tickets now
Adult Single  £7.00   1 Adult + 1 Child  £12.50
Senior Citizen's Return £9.50    2 Adults + 2 Children £25.00 
Unaccompanied Child Return  £5.50    Each additional  Child £3.00
Unaccompanied Child Single £3.50    Dogs 
(Guide Dogs free)
£1.00 
Child fares available for children aged 3 - 15 inclusive, under 3's travel for free

Steam Gala - Red Timetable

We will be running an intensive service of passenger and demonstration trains over the four days of the August Bank Holiday weekend

Please check back later in the year for full details

2016 Fares

Adult Return  £10.50    Family Tickets (return fares)   Click here to book your tickets now
Adult Single  £7.00   1 Adult + 1 Child  £12.50
Senior Citizen's Return £9.50    2 Adults + 2 Children £25.00 
Unaccompanied Child Return  £5.50    Each additional  Child £3.00
Unaccompanied Child Single £3.50    Dogs 
(Guide Dogs free)
£1.00 
Child fares available for children aged 3 - 15 inclusive, under 3's travel for free