Plan Your Visit

“The Sidings” café and bar, the station museum and shop are open throughout the week. Pop along for a cuppa and cake, or a pint and a meal. A warm welcome is guaranteed! We have a sunny, enclosed rear garden, perfect for relaxing. Railway enthusiasts and families alike will want to make the most of their weekend visit with a train ride along our track.

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Our Facilities


Cafe/Bar


Dogs Welcome


Toilets


Book Shop


Function Room


Garden & Play Area

Opening times

Monday: 10am – 2pm
Tues – Thursday: 10am – 4pm (Food served 11am-3pm)
Fridays: 10am – 9pm*
Weekends: 10am – 6pm

The carpark will be locked at 15 minutes after closing time, so please plan your walk or visit accordingly.

*Our kitchen will close 1 hour before closing times.

If the weather is bad then we may close early or not open, please ring for further information on these sort of days.

Please note: Opening times can be subject to change when we have a function on – feel free to call 01603 871694 in advance to check details. Opening times are extended on our Classic Car evenings (every 2nd and 4th Wednesday) and for Reepham Photographic meetings (every 1st and 3rd Thursday).

Train timetable

Diesel Days:

Diesel engines run each weekend except when a steam service is running. They run to a coded timetable:

TimetableSeasonTrain times
BlueWinter11.00 | 12 | 13.30 | 14.30 | 15.30
GreenSpring/AutumnHalf hourly 11.00 - 12.30 | Half hourly 14.00 - 16.00
YellowSummerHalf hourly 10.30 - 12.30 | Half hourly 14.00 - 16.30

Steam Sundays

(1st Sunday in the month and Sundays of Bank Holidays:)

We run a half hourly public service from 12.30 – 4pm (4.30pm in the summer).

Special events:

Timetables displayed on the day; trains usually commence late morning. Visit our Events page for more information.

Prices

Entry to the site is free and parking is free for customer making purchases from the station and Sidings restaurant, except on special gala days – please see our events pages for details. Customers are required to enter their number plate into the machine within the Sidings restaurant to receive free parking. Please check the Sidings opening times. Parking fees apply for non-customers via the machine located in the main car park.

Train Tickets:

Tickets to ride on the train can be purchased on site.

Rides cost £5 per adult, £3 per child* and £10 for a family**.

Train rides are free for members.

*Child age 2-16 years.
** Family: Two adults and up to three children or One adult with up to three children.

Disabled access

The railway station is on a mainly level site, with a concrete driveway and areas with a layer of very small granite chippings that do not significantly impair mobility. Access to some areas is by ramp or steps. There is a dedicated disabled toilet.

For more details, view our full Access Statement. Alternatively, please get in touch and we’ll be happy to answer any questions.

Events at the Station

We’re proud to host a large number of events at the station, from Steam Rallies to Pub Quizzes. Keep an eye on our What’s on page to ensure you don’t miss out.

Steam Sunday

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