Week Day Train Travel

More Than a Train Ride - a Whole Day Out

travel on a steam train at Bluebell Railway


More than a train ride… a steam train adventure!

Immerse yourself in the luxury of a bygone era and experience the theatre of steam. Explore your heritage at the first preserved standard gauge passenger-carrying steam railway.

Visit our locomotive shed, exhibits, Bluebell Railway Museum and other interactives at Sheffield Park Station, taking the little ones to the Elephant Van at Horsted Keynes Station (made famous as Downton Abbey Station in the popular TV series) and enjoying the Sussex Countryside during the February Half Term.

Food and drink can be located at The Bessemer Arms at Sheffield Park and will be open on selected days when the railway will be open. Opening days can be found here.

Our railway will be running service trains again from Saturday March 23rd. To find out more information, please click here

To find out what locomotives will be operating on certain days, please click here


Come and join us to welcome back both Bluey & Bingo at The Bluebell Railway over the weekend of March 23rd and 24th at Sheffield Park. With meet and greets (at intervals), photo opportunities at our station and Steamworks! Even if it rains, Bluey & Bingo will be able to seen undercover at Steamworks! Not only that, when you also take a train ride over our railway, its the perfect fun and action packed day out for all the family to enjoy at all our stations! This event is FREE when purchase an all day travel ticket and kids (between 3-15 years old) can travel for just £1 with any fare paying adult. So what are you waiting for? Come along and say hello to Bluey & Bingo in March! Click below to purchase your advance tickets!