Train Services

Our trains normally run ...

  • at weekends (including Bank Holiday Mondays)
  • on Wednesdays during school holidays (between March and October)
  • every 40 minutes (with a one hour lunch break)



passengers boarding a train

Passengers boarding a train


the party coach

The saloon coach decorated for a party train.
The table at the end can be used for catering

We can also run special trains ...

  • for birthday parties or other family occasions (usually on normal train days)
  • for coach tour parties
  • for school visits
More information ...


In the calendar below ...

  • uncoloured squares are days when no public trains run
    • and so we are closed to visitors
  • coloured squares are days when trains are running
    • click on a square for a summary of the train service


passengers with a party train

A party train at Moor Road, waiting for passengers



The key to the different colours in the calendar is as follows.

 Colour   Type of service
   Diesel service
   Steam service
   Special events
   Santa Specials


Applicable Notes:               WNX
Moor Road Depart 11:00 11:40 12:20 13:00 14:00 14:40 15:20 16:00
Park Halt Arrive 11:08 11:48 12:28 13:08 14:08 14:48 15:28 16:08
Park Halt Depart 11:15 11:55 12:35 13:15 14:15 14:55 15:35 16:15
Moor Road Arrive 11:25 12:05 12:45 13:25 14:25 15:05 15:45 16:25

Notes: WNX: This train does not run on Wednesdays, or in November.


The guard setting a train off

The guard setting a train off.
Make sure you don't miss your train!

Special Events Timetables ...

  • some special events use the normal timetable, as above
  • other events have special timetables
  • the calendar of train services above shows which timetable applies


Normal Fares

  Adult Child Family
Return ticket £6.00 £3.00 £16.00
Single ticket £3.00 £1.50 -

Which fare applies ...

  • children aged under 3 years travel free
  • children aged 3 to 15 years inclusive need child tickets
  • those over 15 years need adult tickets
  • up to 2 adults and 3 children can use a family ticket
  • pets can travel free
  • admission to the Engine House is free


a mixed train

A special train

Concessions for carers ...

  • for fare-paying adult passengers who need a carer ...
    • one carer may travel with them free
    • on production of a disability travel pass from WY Metro or other local authority

Concessions for Leeds Card holders ...

  • for normal running days only, on production of the card ...
    • £1 reduction for an Adult Day Rover ticket
    • 50p reduction for a Child Day Rover ticket

Fares for special events ...

  • for some normal fares apply
  • for others special fares apply
  • or family tickets may not be available



passengers on a train

Passengers enjoying a ride on the train.
The verandah at the end of the coach gives a good view of the locomotive


Tickets are not transferable and are valid on the day of issue only.

Whilst every effort will be made to ensure that services run as advertised, the Railway reserves the right to cancel, alter or suspend any train service without notice and no liability is accepted for any loss, inconvenience or delay caused.

 Full details are given in our Conditions of Carriage, which will open in a new browser tab or window.

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