Today at the Railway

Opening Times

Please check our timetables page for all services. Opening times may vary depending on different services and times of the year. (Please note that all our stations are closed when we are not running trains.)

Between February 19th and March 22nd 2024, No service trains will operate between these dates and the railway will be closed. This is to allow for essential engineering work to take place on our railway during this time.
Service trains will resume once again on the weekend of March 23rd-24th.


 The Bluebell Gifts & Models Shop at Sheffield Park will, however, be open at selected times on selected days displayed on the model shop webpage.

Horsted Keynes Station is currently undergoing restoration work as part of the “Jewel In The Crown Project“, this will inevitably cause some disruption at the station over the coming weeks. We are ensuring disabled access to Platforms 3 and 4 will always be available.


To book tickets for weekday travel, weekend travel and special events, please click here

To find out information regarding fares, please click here

(First departures from Sheffield Park will be earlier than those off East Grinstead) Please check our departure times on our timetables before you travel.

You can book tickets online to save money on everyday travel services. trains.

Customer Enquires

For all customer services enquiries, including bookings, please email:

For all contact details please visit our Contact Us page.

Sheffield Park Shop

Please click here for the opening days and times

For shop enquiries please email:

Catering Outlets

Please note: these outlets will be open when trains are running at the railway. They will be closed when service trains are not running.

The opening days of our catering outlets can be found below:


Bessemer Arms

Open 10am to 5.30pm

Weekends and Bank Holidays full breakfast will be available 9am to 11.30am, Midweek breakfast baguettes will be available 9am to 11.30am

Hot food –  served 12pm to 3pm

Ice Cream Hut

Open 11am to 5pm – weather dependent

Serving ice cream, drinks & snacks

Birch Grove Suite

Available as overflow seating


Horsted Keynes Buffet

Open 10.45am to 4.30pm

Serving hot drinks, soft drinks, crisps and confectionary


Kingscote Well House

Open 11am to 4.30pm

Serving hot drinks, soft drinks, crisps, confectionary and ice cream


East Grinstead Buffet

Open 10.45am to 4.30pm

Serving hot drinks, soft drinks, crisps, confectionary, sandwiches and ice cream


Serving hot drinks, soft drinks, alcoholic drinks, crisps and confectionary



Bluebell Railway Museum At Sheffield Park


Our Museum at Sheffield Park will be open when service trains will be operating. Please click here to find running days at the railway.


Opening times are from 10am to 4:30 pm.

To find out more, please visit


Locomotive Roster


The monthly locomotive roster for service trains can be found here

BLUEBELL TELEPHONE NUMBER: 01825 720800. Phone lines are open 10:00 – 3:00 Monday- Friday/ 10:00 am- 1:00pm Saturday & Sunday