Everyday 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.

Engineering work between Horsted Keynes & East Grinstead will see our trains run between Sheffield Park & Horsted Keynes only throughout February. A reduced fare and a special timetable will be in operation during this time.

Our railway will be closed from January 9th to 31st. For days when our railway will be open in February, please click here.

 

ICE SKATING AT THE BLUEBELL RAILWAY 10th-19th FEBRUARY

Fire and ice returns back to The Bluebell Railway in February as we welcome back our popular Ice Skating days at Sheffield Park. Tickets are available to book now so grabs yours now!

Why not make it a grand day out for all the family and also book tickets for our Kids For A Quid travel offer this half term! Details can be found below!

KIDS FOR A QUID TRAVEL OFFER: 11th-19th February

Our fantastic Kids For A Quid travel offer at The Bluebell Railway will be returning between February 11th to 19th! Any child (Years 3-15) can travel on our railway for just £1 with any fare paying Adult. The perfect place to escape for all the family this coming February Half Term!

PLEASE NOTE: Due to essential engineering work taking place between Horsted Keynes and East Grinstead, a shuttle service will be in operation between Sheffield Park & Horsted Keynes Only during this event. No trains will be operating between Horsted Keynes & East Grinstead with both Kingscote and East Grinstead stations closed whilst this work is being undertaken.


A SPECIAL SHUTTLE TIMETABLE CAN BE FOUND HERE

A REDUCED TRAVEL FARE WILL BE IN OPERATION DURING THIS EVENT

PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO ESSENTIAL MAINTENANCE WORK ON OUR DISABLED ACCESS COACHES, DISABLED ACCESS WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE ON OUR SERVICE TRAINS BETWEEN FEBRUARY 11TH TO 19TH. WE APOLOGISE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS WILL CAUSE.

Please be aware that advance tickets are available to buy up until the day before you plan your visit. Day admissions are available but a slight increase of cost.