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North Yorkshire Moors Railway

Steam Railway

North Yorkshire Moors Railway, Pickering Station, Park Street, Pickering, YO18 7AJ

Tel: 01751 472508

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The North Yorkshire Moor Railway is one of the world’s greatest heritage railway experiences with thrills and family fun at its heart. Climb on-board a steam or heritage diesel train and experience 24 miles of Yorkshire’s amazing scenery at this must-see visitor attraction.

Explore the Railway:-
•Pickering Station is a must-see 1930’s themed station that will transport you back in time to the steam era.
•Discover the North York Moors National Park and visit Levisham Station. Visit the Lamp Room on the station and the exhibition in the Box Van.
•A must-see is the celebrity station, Goathland, which became Hogsmeade Station in the first Harry Potter film.
•Explore Grosmont Station which is home to the operating and engineering world of the NYMR. If you are lucky you
might be able to catch a sneaky peak at the work taking place on our engines!
•Visit Whitby with its narrow streets and bustling harbour overlooked by the striking ruins of Whitby Abbey.

Daily running from 3rd April to 31st October 2017. For the latest travel information, news, events and prices check before visiting.

There are toilets, baby-changing facilities and disabled access at Pickering Station. The station also provides a tearoom, shop and customer services reception. The railway welcomes dogs and pushchairs.

Guide Prices

Pickering - Whitby, Return Off Peak
Family (2+2) £60
Adult £29
Child Under 16 £14.50
Concession including over 60 £24.65
Children under 5 travel free with a fare paying Adult/Concession

Check the website for fares during our gold timetable and special events at

First class service is available on some trains at a supplement of £3.50 per person per single journey payable to the guard or ticket inspector.


Site Features

  • Regional Tourist Board Member

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Property Facilities

  • Dogs accepted
  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed


  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome


  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site


  • Parking with charge

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Facilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitality


  • Education/study area
  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups


  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Facilities for hearing impaired
  • Wheelchairs available


  • Yorkshire AwardsYork Pass Runner Up York Pass Runner Up 2017

Road Directions

By Road: Thirsk to Scarborough, turn left at traffic lights in Pickering town and follow brown tourist signs for Steam Railway

By Public Transport: The main bus stops are outside Pickerig TIC at The Ropery and on Eastgate both within a 5 minute walk from the station.

Accessible by Public Transport: Malton station is 8 miles away.

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