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Colne Valley Railway

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.


 Forthcoming Operating Days

Our 2016 leaflet can be downloaded here

Sunday 15th May - Operating Day with Steam

Sunday 22nd May - Operating Day with Steam

Saturday 28th May - Diesel Operating Day

Sunday 29th May - Operating Day with Steam

Monday 30th May - Miniature Railway Gala

Wednesday 1st June - Steam with Colin, the Railway Bear

Thursday 2nd June - Diesel Operating Day

Sunday 5th June - Operating Day with Steam

Saturday 11th June - A Day Out with Thomas

Sunday 12th June - A Day Out with Thomas

Saturday 18th June - A Day Out with Thomas

Sunday 19th June - A Day Out with Thomas

Our new online ticket system is available here

however, tickets for Day Out with Thomas must be purchased 

at the Day Out with Thomas website. 

Looking for presents?

Try our online shop at


You can help us in the following ways:

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

or by donating direct to us using

Fancy building a model of our station? Click here

Our office is usually open Mondays to Fridays 10:00 to 15:00. 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.

Updated 18/04/16 PL