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North Yorkshire Moors Railway

'Sir Nigel Gresley' at Goathland
'Sir Nigel Gresley' at Goathland
Autumn Wonderland
Autumn Wonderland
Double-headed through the moors.
Double-headed through the moors.
Under the viaduct to Whitby - John Hunt.
Under the viaduct to Whitby - John Hunt.

An 18 mile long standard gauge railway from Grosmont (junction with BR) to Pickering, passing through the heart of the North York Moors, an area of outstanding scenic beauty, with many services now running to and from Whitby.


  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access


Pickering Station Pickering Yorkshire YO18 7AJ

  • 01751 472 508
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Open days

10-18 Feb; 3-4, 6-8, 10-11 Mar. Daily 24 Mar-4 Nov. 27 Dec-1 Jan; 16-24 Feb 2019. Santas in Dec.


By Rail: Grosmont / 0 miles

Climb aboard a steam or heritage diesel train and ride like Harry Potter for the ultimate trip through Heartbeat country. Enjoy stunning scenery along 18 miles of railway through the majestic North York Moors, and continuing through to the popular seaside town of Whitby.


Sat 27th - Wed 31st Oct 2018: Halloween Trains

Visit website for more details and booking.

Halloween / Railways

Sat 1st - Sun 23rd Dec 2018: Santa Specials

Join Santa and his special helpers for some festive fun this Christmas at the North Yorkshire Moors Railway, with the Santa Express shuttle service departing…

Railways / Santa

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