News & Events Events Santa Specials 2019 Santa Claus is coming to the… North Yorkshire Moors Railway! Santa Special Departure dates from Pickering and Grosmont Stations: 30 November, 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21 & 22 December 2019. Join Santa and his special helpers on a magical adventure aboard the Santa Express, which will take you on a festive journey you won’t forget! Departing from Pickering and Grosmont Stations, the Santa Express brings Christmas to life and gives children the chance to meet the legendary man himself on board the train. They will be able to tell him what they would like to open on Christmas morning - providing they’ve managed to keep themselves off the naughty list this year! Meet Santa on board the train during this festive period Age appropriate present for each child. Approx. 75-90 minute journey on board the Santa Express. Christmas Activity Bag. Mince Pie, Hot Drink & Alcoholic Tipple for each adult. Santa Special Tickets are just being setup and will be available from this Summer. If you want to be notified when tickets go live, join our mailing list below.