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Colne Valley Railway

 More than just a train ride

Next Special Events

Our 2019 timetable is now available to view online

The Colne Valley Railway reopened on Saturday 23rd March 2019 featuring the following:

  • New Highway Entrance

  • New Car Park

  • New Reception & Shop Building

Our New Interactive Museum will open later in the season.

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Our next operating days are:

                Saturday 15th June                  Diesel 

                Sunday 16th June                    Steam

                Saturday 22nd June                 Diesel 

                Sunday 23rd May                     Steam

                Saturday 29th June                  Diesel 

                Sunday 30th June                    Gruffalo

                Saturday 6th July                     Diesel 

                Sunday 7th July                       Steam

                Saturday 13th July                   Diesel 

                Sunday 14th July                     Steam

                Saturday 20th July                   Diesel 

                Sunday 21th July                     Peppa Pig

                Saturday 27th July                   Diesel 

                Sunday 28th July                     Steam

                Wednesday 31st July                Steam

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 Indoor Model Railway

  • Garden Model Railway

  • Ride on Miniature Railway

  • Signalbox Visits

  • Woodland Walk Educational Trail

Click here for full details.


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 10/06/19 PL