Vintage Christmas steam train, travelling along the Sussex Coast

All aboard the Sussex Belle

The Sussex Belle will head from across Brighton’s mainline on tomorrow, Thursday 24th November.

Leaving London Victoria at 10.50am, this festive train travels to the Sussex coast, crossing the North and South Downs and passing through the beautiful countryside of the Weald.

The Railway touring company wants the Sussex Belle’s passengers to enjoy a leisurely lunch whilst appreciating the scenic views from your carriage window.

For all details on the route, go to


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