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image for Railway Event item typeBala Lake Festival of Transport at Bala Lake Railway

  • Visit Wales VAQAS

Railway Event, Sun 27 - Mon 28 May 2018

Railway Event

Railway Event


The Festival will feature a selection of vintage and classic tractors, motorbikes, cars, rally cars, stationary engines, classic Landrovers, fairground, military and large scale models. Trade stands and refreshments available. The railway will be operating an intensive timetable, using vintage Hunslet steam engines from the north Wales slate quarries.

Car parking for the Festival of Transport will be in Llanuwchllyn village with a free shuttle bus to the show. Please note parking at the station will be for railway passengers only.

Ride the railway to Bala and take a vintage shuttle bus service to the town to visit the Great Little Trains Model Railway exhibition at Ysgol Y Berwyn Secondary School.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Gift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groups

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 27 - Mon 28 May 2018

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Fri 30 Mar - Mon 2 Apr Easter Egg Hunt
Sat 7 Apr Race the Train
Sat 26 - Mon 28 May Great Little Trains Model Railway Show
Sun 27 - Mon 28 May Bala Lake Festival of Transport
Sat 16 - Mon 18 Jun Steam Gala


Llanuwchlyn Station,
LL23 7DD



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Map reference: SH 882299  Lat: 52.85494 Long: -3.66180

Off the A494 at Llanuwchllyn
Free parking at Llanuwchlyn

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 23 miles from Barmouth station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome