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Afternoon Tea Lounge Car 2014

Enjoy your journey travelling in either Ashdown, Chelwood or Balcombe Cars on board the Wealden Rambler tea train. 

Full traditional Afternoon Tea is served on board as you steam through the beautiful Sussex Countryside. Afternoon Tea includes Indian Tea, a selection of delicious sandwiches followed by mouth-watering cakes, tarts, scones, fruit bread and shortcake.

The Lounge Car runs on selected dates throughout the year including specials for Valentine's, Mother's Day and Christmas.

Lounge Car Gift Vouchers are also available. The perfect gift which can be exchanged for future dates. Valid for one year from date of purchase. £43.00 per person. Please contact the Customer Service Team for more information on 01825 720800.

Please note this service is extremely popular and advance booking of at least two months is advised. 

Starting at East Grinstead?

The Wealden Rambler services starts and finishes from Sheffield Park. Any passengers who wish to start at East Grinstead can do so on a Saturday  until the 18th October, by catching the normal service train before and after the Wealden Rambler. Your Wealden Rambler ticket will cover you for this extra journey.

Timetable from East Grinstead

Passenger train departs East Grinstead:                                     1.15

Sheffield Park arrive:                                                                 2.02

Wealden Rambler departs                                                          3.20

Wealden Rambler arrives back at Sheffield Park                         5.10

Passenger train departs Sheffield Park                                        5.15

East Grinstead Arrives                                                                5.55

Passengers who wish to travel to and from East Grinstead are asked to let the Customer Service Team know in advance so that connections can be maintained


  • Nov 1, 2014
  • Nov 8, 2014
  • Nov 22, 2014
  • Nov 29, 2014
  • Dec 3, 2014
  • Dec 4, 2014


Adult Ticket £43.00
Child Ticket £38.00