News & Events Events Whitby Winter Excursions We are pleased to announce that we are running special steam hauled excursions to Whitby on Sunday 30th December 2018 & Tuesday 1st January 2019. So why not enjoy a Winter's day out from Pickering and blow the cobwebs away at the seaside, or perhaps work off some of that Christmas pudding with a brisk walk in the fresh air. These pre-booked services depart from Pickering Station and traverse the North York Moors National Park to Whitby. Here you will have just over 2 hours to spend in the town before the steam hauled service departs from Whitby Station. Sunday 30th December 2018, 10:00 departure from Pickering and 14:00 departure from Whitby. Tuesday 1st January 2019, 09:30 departure from Pickering and 14:00 departure from Whitby. Adult £31, Child £15.50, Dog £3 Members Offer - Adult £26, Child £13, Dog Free - To book, please call our Customer Services Team on 01751 472508 with your Membership Number. (Office Open Mon to Fri 0930 - 1630). Working Staff - rates also available, please call Customer Services for details. Book online Please be aware, these excursions do not alight at other stations along the line, if you would like to travel to our other stations please book a Winter Running Service.