The Blue Belle Dining

Celebrate Bluebell Railway’s 61st year by enjoying a delicious luncheon or evening meal in style on The Blue Belle.

This named service remembers the rail tours of the sixties, when steam enthusiasts travelled between London and Brighton and took The Blue Belle along the now disused Ardingly line to visit the newly preserved Bluebell Railway.

Ticket prices are person and include your journey from Sheffield Park to East Grinstead and a delicious 3-course meal.

Set menus are offered, and these vary dependant on the date of travel. We also offer an alternative main course for vegetarians, please select your choice of main course (traditional or vegetarian) during the booking process.

See our menus for The Blue Belle Dining.

  • Menu one – 19 and 20 June, 21, 22 and 26 August
  • Menu two – 29 and 30 May, 17, 18 and 21 July, 28 and 29 August
  • Menu three – 5 and 6 June, 24 and 25 July
  • Menu four – 12 and 13 June, 14 and 15 August

A cup of tea or coffee at the end of your meal is included in the ticket price. A selection of wine and other drinks is available to pre-order and drinks will be available to purchase onboard. If you would like to pre-order your drinks, please make your selection during the booking process.

Why not make your journey extra special with a souvenir? We have a selection available for you to purchase when you make your booking!

Please visit our Covid-19 safety measures page for information about our current safety measures.

Table for 2 – £130.00   |   Table for 3 – £195.00   |   Table for 4 – £260.00

(£65.00 per person)

The Blue Belle Evening Dining departs at 7:30 from Sheffield Park on most Saturday evenings. The Blue Belle Luncheon services depart at 12:45 on most Sunday afternoons. Tickets must be pre-booked in advance.

Please see our timetables and calendar for all services.