passengers boarding a train

Passengers boarding a train

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)


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 ...

passengers with a party train

A party train at Moor Road, waiting for passengers

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

Calendar of Services

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

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


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

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 and Breeze Card holders ...

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

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

Fares for special events ...

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


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.

After the Fire

Following the major arson attack on neighbouring premises, we have launched this appeal to help repair the damage to our rolling stock and buildings. Click here for more details. Click below to donate.


More Information


There are no trains during November.

Click here for details of when our shop will be open for bookings for our Santa Specials

We are now taking advance bookings for our Santa Special trains.

Santa with train

Please click here for more details.

You can book online for trains where seats are still available.

After the Fire

Following the major arson attack on neighbouring premises, we have launched this appeal to help repair the damage to our rolling stock and buildings.  Click here for more details.  Click below to donate.

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