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Colne Valley Railway

More than just a train ride

Our 2018 Leaflet is now available for download here


We are a unique railway with a short running line but we do have many activities for families, including:

  • Full-size demonstration train ride

  • Interactive Model Railway

  • Ride on Miniature Railway*

  • Signalbox Visits

Click here for full details.

Note: * Miniature Railway currently closed for rebuilding.

Our next major events are:



Our next operating days are:


Saturday 24th March 2018


Diesel Gala 

Saturday 25th March 2018


Operating Day with Steam

Friday 30th March 2018


Operating Day with Steam

Saturday 31st March 2018


Operating Day with Steam

Sunday 1st April 2018


Operating Day with Steam

Monday 2nd April 2018


Operating Day with Steam


 You can help us in the following ways:

by joining Unity Lottery and selecting Colne Valley Railway as your charity

Our office is usually open Mondays to Fridays 09:30 to 16:00. We can take bookings for Driver Experience courses, Wedding Receptions, Private hire of the Railway, Group Visits and Pullman Dining Trains.

Please call 01787- 461174 to discuss your requirements.

If you wish to make any purchases from our shop on a non-operational day, this can be arranged by calling the office in advance.

Large Free Car Park


Note: For your convenience, for all our operating days and special events tickets may be booked in advance or bought on the day. Our on-line booking system closes three days before each event and may report event full, but tickets will still be available on the day until 3.00pm (last entry time).

Updated 28/02/18 PL