KIDS FOR A QUID TRAVEL OFFER & SPECIAL WEEKEND FAMILY EVENTS AT THE BLUEBELL RAILWAY

KIDS FOR A QUID TRAVEL OFFER: Weekends and School Holidays 2024


Fantastic value for all the family at The Bluebell Railway! We will be opening up our Kids For A Quid Travel Offer to all of our services during Weekends & School holidays throughout 2024!

Any child (aged between 3-15 years old) can travel on our railway for just £1 with any fare paying Adult. This ticket would allow you to travel on our railway as many times as your like throughout your visit!

With plenty to see and do along our railway, such as The Bluebell Railway Museum & Steamworks! at Sheffield Park, our Carriage & Wagon workshops at Horsted Keynes, as well as our train rides through the picturesque High Weald, The Bluebell Railway is the ideal day out for the whole family to enjoy!

Book your tickets now and join us every weekend or school holiday. Its more than just a train ride!


Please be aware that discounted advance tickets are available to buy up until the day before you plan your visit. On the day admissions are available at our booking offices.

Maximum number in a group using Kids For A Quid is up to 4 children per group.

Kids For A Quid Travel Offer tickets will not be available during Bluebell Railway Special Events.

FAMILY FUN EVENTS FOR 2024!

 

We will be bringing you several fantastic family-based events once again in 2024. When we can provide more information and details regarding these exciting days at The Bluebell Railway, they will be released on this page and via our social media pages. You can also find out more information via our weekly Bluebell Railway newsletter for the latest releases.

 

*PLEASE NOTE* These events are subject to alteration and cancellation. More events and information will be added very soon.

DINOSAURS AT THE BLUEBELL RAILWAY

6-8 AUGUST 2024

Get ready for a thrilling adventure as our beloved Dinosaur pals return to The Bluebell Railway for two exhilarating days of roaring fun in both June and August! Regardless of the weather, you’ll have the opportunity to gaze in wonder at our magnificent Dinosaurs on display at Sheffield Park. Even if it starts to rain, these amazing creatures will take shelter in our SteamWorks shed, ensuring that the fun doesn’t stop. What’s more, we have an unbeatable offer where children can join the journey for just £1 when accompanied by an adult with a rail ticket.


Timings For Both Days (at intervals throughout both days) – AUGUST 6TH TO 8TH

Sheffield Park, on the platform & Steamworks: 10:00, 11:10, 12:30, 1:40, 2:55.

In East Grinstead, on the platform 11.10, 12:15, 1:40

Onboard SET A trains in the timetable 10:30 & 1:00 (Depart Sheffield Park) 11:30 & 2:00 (Depart East Grinstead)

WALKING ROBOTS AT THE BLUEBELL RAILWAY

22-23 JUNE 2024

Prepare yourself for an exhilarating outing at Sheffield Park and Steamworks, scheduled for June 22-23. This event promises a fascinating display of walking robots and machinery, varying in all forms and dimensions. Attracting young minds, we have a special ‘Kids For A Quid’ offer, allowing your children to travel for just £1 with any fare paying adult. Make sure to take advantage of this wonderful opportunity. This event is packed with amusement and learning; it’s an experience you wouldn’t want to miss!

TIMINGS OF THE ROBOTS- (AT INTERVALS)

Robot 1:

10.00 AM , 12.30 PM , 1.40 PM

Robot 2:

10.00 AM , 11.10 PM , 2.55 PM 

LAND ROVER DAY AT HORSTED KEYNES

23 JUNE 2024

Returning Again For 2024!

Mark your calendar for Land Rover Day on Sunday, June 23rd! Come join fellow enthusiasts at Horsted Keynes for an informal showcase of Land Rovers, spanning from 1948 models to today’s. Enjoy discounted travel for Land Rover owners who attend and our special ‘Kids For A Quid’ offer will be in place for train travel on this day. Don’t miss this fun-filled day!

If you wish to bring your own Land Rover to the event, contact Mick Blackburn at mtblackburn1@hotmail.co.uk

This event is FREE to anyone who purchases a standard day rover ticket. 

Time: 10 am- 4 pm

PETER RABBIT™ AT THE BLUEBELL RAILWAY

6-7 JULY

Returning Again For 2024!

Peter Rabbit™ is coming back to the Bluebell Railway, and we’re all invited to meet him! Mark your calendars for July 6th and 7th.

This is an amazing opportunity for both kids and adults alike to come face-to-face with their favourite mischievous bunny at intervals throughout the day. Alongside that, bring your favourite teddy bear along and enjoy a picnic at one of our stations! The Bluebell Railway is offering a “Kids For A Quid” travel deal, which means you can bring your little ones along at an incredibly affordable price. Can’t beat that, right?

Imagine the excitement on your child’s face when they get to see Peter Rabbit in person. It’s going to be a truly unforgettable experience. So, gather your family and plan a weekend filled with adventure, laughter, and memories that will last a lifetime at the Bluebell Railway with Peter Rabbit!

REPTILES AT THE BLUEBELL RAILWAY

26-27 JULY & 17-18 AUGUST

Returning Again For 2024!

They are back once again! Reptiles of all shapes and sizes will be at The Bluebell Railway at Kingscote Station in July & August!

 

The reptiles will be located in the booking hall and waiting room at the station. They will be FREE to view, although a donation is required to hold/interact with the animals.

 

Come and see them between 11 am and 3:30 pm on both days. Our ‘Kids For A Quid’ travel offer will be running on the day!

 

Please note: There is no parking at Kingscote station. Access to the event is via rail travel ticket holders only.

UNICORN WEEKEND AT THE BLUEBELL RAILWAY

10-11 AUGUST 2024

Returning Again For 2024!

Experience the enchantment of unicorns, not only in fairy tales but this weekend at the Bluebell Railway! Our exclusive unicorn-themed weekend is ready to add a touch of magic to your journey. Authentic and captivating, they’re designed to ignite joy and wonder. Don’t let this opportunity pass you by!

Travel tickets and timings for these days will be made available in due course!

FAMILY EVENT INFORMATION


ALL EVENTS TAKING PLACE AT KINGSCOTE & SHEFFIELD PARK ARE ACCESSIBLE VIA RAIL TRAVEL ONLY AND FOR THOSE WHO HAVE PURCHASED RAIL TRAVEL TICKETS- THERE ARE NO PARKING FACILITIES AVAILABLE AT KINGSCOTE STATION.