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Isle of Man Transport can bring a unique experience to your private hire whether it’s a corporate event, birthday, wedding or any special occasion. Let us help you make your day extra special.

Manx Electric Railway

Create a special ambience of a bygone era by hiring one of the oldest tramcars still on its original railway.

From small private events to large corporate events we can provide this unique way to travel to and from selected locations along the 17.5 miles of picturesque coastal railway.

Trams vary in seating capacity from tramcars eating 32 up to around 90 with a tramcar and trailer.



Douglas Bay Horse Tramway 

The iconic tramway on Douglas promenade is the oldest continuous running horse trams in the world completed in 1876 by Thomas Lightfoot for what was then the booming tourism trade. Whether its a return trip for a group or your special day why not arrive to any one of the establishments dotted along the promenade in style.

Snaefell Mountain Railway 

Built in 1895 the Snaefell Mountain Railway runs to the highest point on the Isle of Man at 2,036 feet above sea level. Its from this viewing point you can see the seven kingdoms (England, Ireland, Wales, Scotland, Isle of Man, the Kingdoms of Heaven and Neptune). Hire the Summit restaurant and create a really unforgettable experience!

Isle of Man Steam Railway 

Operating since 1874 and arguably the oldest narrow gauge railway in the British Isles.

Sit back and enjoy relaxing scenic views, listen to the soothing clickety clack sound of the Steam Railway as you travel along the 15.5 miles of track from Douglas to Port Erin.

Charter a steam train and arrange a welcoming glass of bubbly before departing on your journey.

Standard carriages are divided into compartments for up to 8 adults.

To make that special event memorable enjoy a full culinary experience on the Dining Train shared by up to 88 of your friends and family.

Send us an email and we are sure we can help in some way or offer you options to fit the occasion.


How to book

To enquire and book please send an email in.

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Please send as much information as possible but as a minimum we need to know the following details:

  • Date(s)
  • If it is a single or return journey
  • Pick up and drop off times
  • Exact Locations 
  • How many passengers
  • Brief description of event details

All packages are tailored to meet your individual requirements so let us know exactly what you'd like to do and we'll work out how to do it.

Someone from the team will be happy to answer any queries you may have.