Today at the Railway

Bluebell Railway is open and running trains. Please see our timetables and calendar page to see what’s running and when.

Please note all services are subject to change and availability and we advise customers to check our website before they travel for the latest updates.

You can book tickets online. Tickets for our standard travel services are available to book online up to midnight the day before travel, or on the day from any station.

Admission (platform-only) tickets are available to purchase at our booking offices for visitors who wish to visit the platforms without travel.

Dining trains must be pre-booked in advance.

Opening Times

Please our timetables page for all services.

Please note No. 35028 ‘Clan Line’ will be available for footplate visits at Sheffield Park from 10:00 to 4:00, Saturday and Sunday (16 – 17 October).

Customer Services

Our customer services number is: 01825 720800. Phone lines are open 10:00 – 3:00.

If you have an existing booking, please email: bookings@bluebell-railway.com

For other customer services enquiries, please email: enquiries@bluebell-railway.com

For all contact details please visit our Contact Us page.

Sheffield Park Shop

The Shop is open every day 9:30 – 5:00

You can also shop online here.

For shop enquiries, please email: retail@bluebell-railway.com

The Bulleid Shop at Sheffield Park is now open on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday.

Opening times

Our opening times vary according to the timetable. Please see our timetables and calendar page to see which service is running.

Catering outlets

Friday 15 October

Sheffield Park

The Bessemer Arms

  • Open 10:00 to 3.30 for alcoholic drinks, hot drinks, cold drinks and snacks
  • Breakfast baguettes 10:00 to 11.3
  • NO HOT MEALS – SAUSAGE ROLL/SLICES ONLY served 12:00 to 2:00

Refreshment Kiosk/Ice Cream Hut on platform

  • Will be open dependant on weather conditions

Horsted Keynes & East Grinsted catering outlets will be closed

Saturday 16 October and Sunday 17 October

Sheffield Park

The Bessemer Arms

  • Open 8.30 to 4.30 for alcoholic drinks, hot drinks, cold drinks and snacks
  • NO FULL BREAKFAST – BREAKFAST BAGUETTES ONLY served 10:00 to 11.30
  • NO HOT MEALS – SAUSAGE ROLL/SLICES ONLY served 12:00 to 2.30

Refreshment Kiosk/Ice Cream Hut on platform

  • Will be open dependant on weather conditions

Horsted Keynes Buffet will be closed

East Grinstead Buffet

  • Open 11:00 to 3:00 for takeaway hot drinks, cold drinks and snacks

Monday 18 October and Tuesday 19 October

Sheffield Park

The Bessemer Arms

  • Open 10:00 to 3.30 for alcoholic drinks, hot drinks, cold drinks and snacks. NO HOT FOOD

Refreshment Kiosk/Ice Cream Hut on platform

Will be open dependant on weather conditions

Horsted Keynes & East Grinstead catering outlets will be closed 

Wednesday 20 October and Thursday 21 October

Sheffield Park

The Bessemer Arms

  • Open 10:00 to 3.30 for alcoholic drinks, hot drinks, cold drinks and snacks
  • Breakfast baguettes 10:00 to 11.30
  • NO HOT MEALS – SAUSAGE ROLL/SLICES ONLY served 12:00 to 2:00

Refreshment Kiosk/Ice Cream Hut on platform

Will be open dependant on weather conditions

Horsted Keynes & East Grinsted catering outlets will be closed

 

Museum at Sheffield Park

  • 11 – 15 October 10:15 – 4:00
  • 16 – 17 October 9:30 – 5:00
  • 18 – 22 October 10:15 – 4:00
  • 23 – 25 October 9:30 – 5:00
  • 25 – 29 October 10:15 – 4:00
  • 30 – 31 October 9:30 – 5:00

SteamWorks!

SteamWorks is open every day at Sheffield Park when trains are operating.

Locomotive roster

Visit our locomotive roster page for information about which locos are running when.

Accessibility

We regret there will be NO wheelchair accessible carriage available on our everyday standard travel service trains from 6 to 31 October. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.