Stainmore Railway Company at Kirkby Stephen East

Updated 17/03/2020

Due to COVID 19 Restrictions this event has been  CANCELLED for 2020

It is planned to run in 2021 and the following information gives an idea about the event:

The Classic Vehicle Rally  is the biggest free event of it kind in Europe. There are free classic buses between the exhibit sites and they meet all trains from the mainline Kirkby Stephen station on the Settle and Carlisle railway during the event. 

The event runs over two days Easter Saturday & Easter Sunday from 10am - 4pm each day. On Easter Saturday at 4pm a Classic Vehicle Road Run start from Brough

The East Station is just one of the sites for the rally and the sites are listed below

  • Brough Grand Prix Coach depot and Brough Village (main car-parking site)
  • Winton Village
  • Kirkby Stephen
    • Mountain Rescue Post
    • Auction Mart 
    • Town Centre - children' s fairground with Edwardian rides
    • Stainmore Railway Company - The East Station, South Road
    • Main Co-op car park (Sunday only)

We operate trains from 10-30AM - 4PM  on both days of the rally. In addition to train rides we have a number of stalls on the platform and refreshments are available in our Buffet car. We also have a number of exhibits on site. 



Parking is limited at our site but we will have designated disabled badge holder spaces. We recommend parking at Brough or traveling to us by train and using the classic buses to travel between sites.

We open on Easter Monday from 10am - 4PM for visitors but not operating trains. 

For the most up to date information about the rally check out this link to the Classic Vehicle Rally Facebook Page.