Groups

Coach & Group Information

With discounted rates and several options available, we welcome coach and organised groups of any size at the Bluebell Railway.

To be eligible for these special discounts, please ensure your group consists of 15 or more people.

Our group deals include one return journey between Sheffield Park and East Grinstead stations, with reserved seating.

Not forgetting Coach Drivers, we are pleased to offer them the opportunity to unwind with a free cuppa in our Bessemer Arms restaurant on platform 1.

Guides are available upon request, subject to availability.

Please note the group rate is only available to coach groups and organisations.

Group Travel

One return trip between Sheffield Park and East Grinstead stations

Cost: £13.50 per adult | £6.75 per child (3-15 yrs)

Notes
Only available for groups of 15 people or more. A non-refundable deposit of £50 is required no later than 14 days after booking. Final passenger numbers and full payment of the balance are required at least 14 days before the travel date. Cancellations can only be accepted if made at least 1 month prior to date of travel. A £10 admin fee will apply to any cancellations.
Advance booking only. Not available during Special Events. Service starts at Sheffield Park station.

Guided tour of Sheffield Park Station

Guided tour of Sheffield Park station including the Museum, SteamWorks! and the Loco Shed.

Cost £5.00 per adult | £3.50 per child (3-15yrs)

Notes

Only available for groups of 15 people or more. A non-refundable deposit of £50 is required no later than 14 days after booking. Final visitor numbers and full payment of the balance are required at least 14 days before the visit date. Cancellations can only be accepted if made at least 1 month prior to date of travel. A £10 admin fee will apply to any cancellations.
Advance booking only. Not available during Special Events.

Ploughman's Plus

One weekdays from April to September, relax with a Ploughman’s on board the lunchtime train from Sheffield Park.

Cost: £23.00 per adult | £16.25 per child (3-15yrs)

Notes
Only available for groups of 15 people or more. A non-refundable deposit of £202.50 is required no later than 14 days after booking. Final passenger numbers and full payment of the balance are required at least 14 days before the travel date. Cancellations can only be accepted if made at least 1 month prior to date of travel. A £10 admin fee will apply to any cancellations.
Advance booking only. Not available during Special Events. Service starts at Sheffield Park station.

Steam & Cream

On weekdays from April to September, enjoy a Cream Tea on board the afternoon train from Sheffield Park.

Cost:  £21.50 per adult | £14.75 per child (3-15yrs)

Notes
Only available for groups of 15 people or more. A non-refundable deposit of £202.50 is required no later than 14 days after booking. Final passenger numbers and full payment of the balance are required at least 14 days before the travel date. Cancellations can only be accepted if made at least 1 month prior to date of travel. A £10 admin fee will apply to any cancellations.
Advance booking only. Not available during Special Events. Service starts at Sheffield Park station.

Sheffield Park and Garden (National Trust) - Joint Tickets

The Bluebell Railway and the National Trust Sheffield Park and Garden are delighted to offer a joint ticket enabling you to enjoy both attractions at a discounted price.

Included in the price is a return journey at the Bluebell Railway and entrance to Sheffield Park & Garden.

We are approximately 1 mile away from Sheffield Park Gardens.

Cost: £23.50pp

Notes
Only available for groups of 15 people or more. A non-refundable deposit of £50 is required no later than 14 days after booking. Final passenger numbers and full payment of the balance are required at least 14 days before the travel date. Cancellations can only be accepted if made at least 1 month prior to date of travel. A £10 admin fee will apply to any cancellations.

You will need to book your visit to Sheffield Park and Garden, and make payment for your visit there, separately. Please call 01825 790231 to make your arrangements with them, quoting the ‘Bluebell Railway Joint Ticket offer’.
Advance booking only. Not available during Special Events. Service starts at Sheffield Park station.

Borde Hill Garden - Joint Tickets

Enjoy the best of historic Sussex at two iconic attractions, including a return journey on one our trains and admission to Borde Hill Garden, renowned for its rare trees and shrubs and tranquil ‘garden rooms’.

Cost: £20.00pp

Notes
Only available for groups of 15 people or more. A non-refundable deposit of £50 is required no later than 14 days after booking. Final passenger numbers and full payment of the balance are required at least 14 days before the travel date. Cancellations can only be accepted if made at least 1 month prior to date of travel. A £10 admin fee will apply to any cancellations.
Advance booking only. Not available during Special Events. Service starts at Sheffield Park station.