Title of Tour: Award Winning Vintage Bus Steam Train with Afternoon Tea with the option to Visit the Oldest Wooden Church in Europe!
Day of Tour: Saturdays and Sundays only:
Time: 12.15am- 4.30pm
Dates of Tours: April 13, 2019; every Saturday and Sunday till October 13, 2019. * 27th & 28th April, 5th May, 14th & 15th September 2019, there are no tours.
Price: £49.99.(Excludes visit to Oldest wooden church in Europe).
Description of Tour:
Step back in time and experience the romance of travel from a time gone by as you soak up a stunning Essex countryside on this award winning Tour.
The Epping Ongar Railway is a Heritage railway, run by a small team of dedicated staff and volunteers, in North Weald Ongar, Essex, England.
The Tour includes a return ticket, starting at Epping underground Station Central line to and via vintage bus to North Weald and Steam train to Ongar
This experience is a self- guided tour. However, a tour guide is usually present to meet and greet customers at Epping Underground station before boarding the 1st of their Vintage bus to North Weald for the start of their Steam train journey.
Below is a representative itinerary. All customers receive a detailed final itinerary, two weeks prior to the tour, as well as information for your tour and other things you can include to enhance your experience in Ongar.
12:15am: Arrive at Epping station with your itinerary and meet your tour guide.
12:25am: Board your vintage bus for the start of your journey to North Weald for your steam train experience. North Weald is a village in the civil parish of North Weald Bassett, the Epping Forest District of the County of Essex.
12:45am: Collect ticket from ticket office.
1:00pm: Board steam train to Ongar.
1:15pm: Arrival at Ongar and Comfort Break.
1:30pm: Tour of Ongar and main attractions; optional visit to the amazing Greensted Church, the oldest wooden church in Europe (Shared taxi for 4 people, £12.00). Shop and enjoy the history and Local Park opposite the station. Have fun checking out the local pubs, famous cheese shop, wine stores and museum
2:00pm: Afternoon tea & Free time. Enjoy afternoon Tea at the Kings Head, 177 High Street, Ongar, CM5 9JG.
2:50pm: Arrive at Ongar station and board train.
3:00pm: Steam train journey to North Weald; journey through the beautiful Epping Forest (steam or diesel train).
3:45pm: Return and Explore North Weald Station.
4:00pm: Board vintage bus back to Epping underground station, where the tour ends.
Call the office for details on how you can upgrade.
Group bookings are also available.
For further information, visit our Terms & Conditions here.
For any enquiries, call Kate 020 8500 9912
Terms and Condition applies.