Shoreline Trolley Museum, Branford, Connecticut.

Ride a streetcar named dire

Creeping, crawling trolleys are trolling toward Halloween Unlike travel aboard modern rail cars and coaches, a ride aboard an antique trolley is an experience of many charms. Though you may think it’s easy to imagine the long-departed travelers who once haunted vintage streetcars, Halloween trolleys leave nothing to the imagination. A far cry from today’s […]


All aboard across Ireland for a train full of Halloween fun   Republic of Ireland Kilmeadan, County Waterford Waterford & Suir Valley Railroad Spooky Express Train runs Saturday 28th October. Telephone: 051 384058.   Northern Ireland Belfast Railway Preservation Society of Ireland Broomsticke Belle Train operates Sunday 29th October. Telephone: 02893 373968. Downpatrick, County Down […]

Northern England

Trains in Northern England chasing Halloween hoots and howls   North East England Sunniside, Tyne and Wear Tanfield Railway Halloween Ghost Train runs Saturday and Sunday, 28th and 29th October. Telephone: 08454 634938.   North West England Bury, Lancashire East Lancashire Railway Halloween Ghost Trains operate Thursday through Saturday, 26th through 28th October. Telephone: 01617 647790. […]

MIdlands and Wales

Halloween trains bring frights and delights to the Midlands and Wales   East Midlands Chapel Brampton, Northamptonshire Northampton & Lamport Railway Halloween Specials operate Saturday and Sunday, 28th and 29th October. Telephone: 01604 820327. Loughborough, Leicestershire Great Central Railway Halloween Steam & Scream Ghost Train runs Tuesday 31st October. Telephone: 01509 632323. Ripley, Derbyshire Midland Railway […]


Halloween trains haunting Canada’s rails with scary, merry fun   Alberta Stettler, Alberta Alberta Prairie Railway Harvest Pumpkin Fest trains operate Saturday, October 14th. Telephone: +1 (800) 282-3994.   British Columbia Duncan, British Columbia BC Forest Discovery Center Halloween Train operates Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, and selected weekdays, October 20th through 30th. Telephone: +1(250) 715-1113. Kamloops, […]