A green steam locomotive pulling red carriages through Maidstone East station. The sky is blue

A steam rail tour will be passing along all three of our lines on Saturday 11th November, Armistice Day.


Starting from London Victoria at 09:45, the Kentish Belle will travel to Tonbridge before heading north on the Medway Valley Line. 

It will pass Tonbridge at 10:57, reaching Strood at 12:02. Timings can be found here.

The train will depart from Strood at 12:09, arriving in Sheerness at 12:46. Detailed timings here.

It is scheduled to leave Sheerness at 13:30, passing through Sittingbourne around 13:50 before
heading off to tour a large part of Kent, reaching Ashford International at 15:51 to begin the journey back to Victoria along the Kent Downs Line. 

Timings can be found here.

returning via Ashford and Maidstone East to arrive at Victoria for 17:40.


We would like to thank our volunteer Dominic Noades for sharing details of the service.