Alice the little Welsh engine

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

Bala Lake Railway - 2015 Timetable

2015 Timetable 

The following Special Timetables apply on the red dates for our Steam Gala on 28th to 31st August:

Friday 28th August            
Llanuwchllyn (dep) 09.20 11.00 12.45 14.15 15.45 17.15
Bala (arr) 09.45 11.25 13.10 14.40 16.10 17.45
Bala (dep) 10.00 11.35 13.20 14.50 16.20 17.55
Llanuwchllyn (arr) 10.25 12.00 13.45 15.15 16.45 18.20

 

Saturday 29th August              
Llanuwchllyn (dep) 09.00 10.40 12.00 13.50 15.15 16.45 18.25
Bala (arr) 09.25 11.05 12.25 14.15 15.40 17.10 18.50
Bala (dep) 09.40 11.20 12.40 14.30 15.50 17.20 19.00
Llanuwchllyn (arr) 10.05 11.45 13.05 14.55 16.15 17.45 19.25

 

Sunday 30th August              
Llanuwchllyn (dep) 09.00 10.40 12.00 13.50 15.15 16.45 18.25
Bala (arr) 09.25 11.05 12.25 14.15 15.40 17.10 18.50
Bala (dep) 09.40 11.20 12.40 14.30 15.50 17.20 --.--
Llanuwchllyn (arr) 10.05 11.45 13.05 14.55 16.15 17.45 --.-- 

 

Monday 31st August          
Llanuwchllyn (dep) 09.15 11.00 12.45 14.15 15.45
Bala (arr) 09.40 11.25 13.10 14.40 16.10
Bala (dep) 09.55 11.35 13.20 14.50 16.20
Llanuwchllyn (arr) 10.20 12.00 13.45 15.15 16.45

Full timetables that include demonstration freight trains, and passenger trains available only to day rover ticket holders, and free bus link at Bala station can be viewed via our 'Special events' page.

Special Note: Parking at Llanuwchllyn station will be limited due to the various displays at the station. It is strongly recommended that you start your journeys at Bala and use the Leisure Centre car park or the car park on the B4391, just after turning off the A494 (old mainline station site), both pay & display operated by Gwynedd Council. A free bus service operates at regular intervals to the station. Please allow additional time, last bus leaves approx. 20 mins prior to each train departure from Bala.

2015 Special Events

We will be running the following events during 2015, further details can be found on our Special Events page

May 23rd to 25th Alice Days
August 28th to 31st Winifred Gala
October 30th & 31st Halloween Trains
December 12th & 13th Santa's Annual Visit


2015 Fares

Adult Return  £9.80    Family Tickets (return fares)   Click here to book your tickets now
Adult Single  £6.50    1 Adult + 1 Child  £12.00
Senior Citizen's Return £9.00    2 Adults + 2 Children £24.00 
Unaccompanied Child Return  £5.00    Each additional  Child £3.00
Unaccompanied Child Single £3.00    Dogs 
(Guide Dogs free)
£1.00 
Child fares available for children aged 3 - 15 inclusive, under 3's travel for free