Hire a Train

Hire a Train

Important information

2022 Private Bookings Full

Thank you for your interest in booking a function with us.  Private bookings at our railway are incredibly popular, and unfortunately all available spots for 2022 are fully booked with no further bookings available at this time.

Bookings for 2023 are open, and should you wish to enquire regarding holding your function at our railway we encourage you to contact us early to avoid disappointment.

We appreciate your understanding and continuing support of our railway.

Ideal for birthday parties, family events or a unique and memorable function of any kind, we offer the opportunity to hire one of our trains for your exclusive use.

Set within beautiful parkland, your guests will experience journeys around the railway behind one of our diesel or electric locomotives operated by our friendly volunteers.

Whether your party or function is railway themed, or you’re just looking for something a bit different, we are sure our trains will be hit with young and old.

To find out more information, please make a booking enquiry and one of our friendly volunteers will in touch to discuss further with you and answer any questions you may have.

Places are limited, so it is best to enquire and book early to avoid disappointment.

Private Train Hire


Includes 6 trips, starting at 12:30 PM

BHMSRS T400 diesel locomotive



For an additional charge, there is also the option of hiring our undercover picnic area within its own siding station, ‘PIC NIC’, for your guests to board and alight their train.

Looking for more information about our picnic area?  Click on the link below to find out more!

Combined Train and Picnic Area Hire