Marvel at our heritage carriages, decorated with thousands of lights, before departing from Pickering Station for an awe-inspiring journey. Let Voice Over Man, from the X-Factor and Britain's Got Talent, entertain you on your journey alongside a DJ-Mix of music that will get you in the mood for a party the whole family will enjoy.

Each passenger will be given their own interactive LED wristband which is synchronised to the music and passengers become part of the show.

This hour-long round trip, with on-board narration and music, departs from Pickering Station for Levisham Station every evening at 6pm and 7.45pm from 23 to 31 October.

Pickering Tea Room will be open until 8pm every evening offering a selection of light refreshments for you to take and enjoy. We will also have a trolley service on-board each service. 


✔ - A one-hour return train journey between Pickering and Levisham
✔ - Synchronised flashing wristbands
✔ - On-board narration and music

Tickets & Fares

The Light Spectacular Adult/Child fare is £25 per person.


Book Tickets

Station Shop & Tea Room Opening Hours

The Station Shop, with a wide selection of souvenirs, and Station Tea Room, serving hot & cold drinks and tasty snacks, will be open at Pickering Station during the event until the last Light Spectacular service of the evening departs.

Open 0830 - 1600 & 1700 - 1945

Terms & Conditions

  • Premier Life Members, Shareholders and Member discounts are not applicable for this event. 
  • ATOC Cards, HRA InterRail passes are not applicable for this event. 
  • Please arrive 20 minutes before departure time.
  • This service is a pre-booked service with seat allocation. 
  • This service includes flashing lights and music which may not be suitable for those with Photosensitive Epilepsy or who are sensitive to noise.
  • Adult (16 years+) and Children (1 – 15 years old). Under 12 months can travel on the service free of charge. A seat will not be provided. 
  • Wheelchair users can travel onboard this service and up to two free carer tickets. Spaces are limited. Book online (please only select one seat) or contact Customer Services on 01751 472508. 
  • Carer tickets are available for the Light Spectacular event – These can be booked at the booking office and you will be issued with a free ticket for your carer when you purchase a standard ticket. We request customers who have purchased a free carer tickets online to please produce one of the following forms of ID at the Booking Office when collecting tickets: Personal Independence Payment (PIP) Document, Disability Living Allowance Record Book, Attendance Allowance Book, Invalidity Benefit Book, Visual Impairment Registration Card (BD8), Blue/Orange Parking Permit or written confirmation of the above from the DWP with photographic identification.
  • Pickering Tea Room and Gift Shop will be open until the last departure.
  • Trolley Service available onboard.
  • We are sorry but Dogs are not allowed on this service.
  • View Terms & Conditions.

Our events will take place as planned adhering to the latest Government guidelines, and we will continue to monitor the situation and update measures closer to the event.

NYMR reserves the right to alter, cancel or suspend events/services, allocations and advertised attractions/locomotives.