Special Offers

Golden Arrow - New Year's Eve Gala Dinner

Steam into the New Year!

Come and join us for a fantastic start to the New Year!

Your evening will begin with a sparkling wine and canapé reception prior to boarding your train. Once on board, sit back and relax in the nostalgic atmosphere whilst your delicious 5-course gala menu is served by our attentive, liveried staff. Adding to the atmosphere will be a magician who will be on hand to entertain you throughout your evening!

At midnight you will welcome in the New Year with a lovely glass of fizz to the chimes of Big Ben, and Auld Lang Syne at Horsted Keynes station!

Book your seats before 31st October and get £10 off per person!

Blue Peter Badge Attraction

Free travel with a Blue Peter Badge!

The Bluebell Railway is one of over 200 attractions throughout the UK that Blue Peter badge holders can get into for free. At Bluebell Railway, Blue Peter badge holders with a valid badge card are eligible for free One Day Unlimited Travel.

To take advantage of this offer badge holders must be accompanied by a full paying or concessionary adult and a valid badge holders card must be shown at the time of purchase.

Before you visit any of the attractions, grab a grown-up and read the Blue Peter Terms and Conditions.

Apply for a Blue Peter Badge today if you haven’t already got one and remember to take your badge ID card to take advantage of this offer!


This offer only applies to ‘On the Day’ ticket purchases of One Day Unlimited Travel tickets. It does not apply to advance tickets and is not valid during Special Events, Christmas Specials, on-board dining services or Observation Car Specials.
If a paying adult is accompanied by two children with badges and valid badge cards, free entry will be given for both children.
If a disabled badge holder is accompanied by a registered carer, both can gain free entry. Carers must bring supporting documents.

Bluebell Bonus Pass

Family travel at discounted rates

Register a family (up to 2 adults and 3 children at the same address) and pay £15.00 for a year’s reduced travel on the railway!

Adults travel half-price and children (3-15yrs) for only £1.

Passes can be purchased at the Travel Centre at East Grinstead station, the Sales and Information Office at Sheffield Park station or by calling our Customer Service Team on 01825 720800.

Please note – Annual Pass cannot be used in conjunction with any other special offer or discount, is not valid during Special Events and cannot be used for any of our dining services

Stepney Saver (Society Membership)

A great option for regular visitors who are interested in the history, operation and future of the Bluebell Railway.

Included in membership of the Bluebell Railway Preservation Society:

  • Free admission to all the stations, museums, locomotive running shed and ‘Steam Works!’*¹
  • Unlimited travel at greatly reduced rates, including during selected Special Events*²
  • Free quarterly copy of the award winning Society magazine ‘Bluebell News’
  • 10% discount on selected items from the gift shop
  • Reduced rates for Lineside photographic permits
  • Social events
  • The opportunity to become a working member and help out at the Railway

*¹ During normal opening hours
*² Discounted 3rd class travel for ordinary members,. Free 1st class travel for life members

Standard Travel - Bluebell Bonus

Book in advance and enjoy discounted standard travel

Book your travel tickets online for a specified date and get unlimited day travel with a saving of up to £3 per adult. Discount available on tickets purchased until midnight the day before travel.

Please note that bookings made under this special offer do not qualify for a refund and are non-transferable.

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Kids for a Quid

Special half-term offer

On selected dates children (3–15yrs) can enjoy unlimited day travel for just £1 each!

(All children must be accompanied by at least one fare paying adult. Kid for Quid tickets valid for unlimited travel only on travel date for which they issued )


Next Dates – 8th & 9th September