Bluebell Railway | Day Out With The Kids

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Attraction Currently Closed

Bluebell Railway

  • Uckfield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Travel back through time on a beautiful steam train ride and get hands-on with some awesome exhibits.

Attraction Currently Closed

As a result of the ongoing Coronavirus outbreak, Bluebell Railway is currently closed to the public. We'll keep this updated with news of when it might be open again, but always recommend to check before you travel.

Don't worry - you can find lots more great days out in Uckfield, or you can browse days out all over the UK here.

Attraction Information

 All aboard! Little train lovers will be in heaven at Bluebell Railway in East Sussex, and alongside the impressive collection of vintage steam locomotives and carriages, there’s loads of family fun along the way. 

As you stroll around and meet the railway staff in period clothing and the original signal boxes, you’ll feel like you’ve been transported back in time! Jump onboard for an authentic steam train ride, and at each different stop along the way, you’ll find stations preserved in different points of history, from the Victorians to the 1950s - it’s a history buffs dream!

Get up close to a real and working steam engine and don’t miss all of the hands-on interactive exhibitions too. Sit back and relax as your journey back through time through the glorious Sussex scenery, train enthusiasts and history lovers will love it. 

  • Great collection of vintage steam locomotives and carriages 
  • Travel back through time 
  • Loads of great interactive exhibits 
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Opening hours

Times vary, please check website for more details


General Admission
Adults from £17.00 
Kids from £8.50

Travel & Contact Information


Sheffield Park Station, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 3QL, England

Phone number

01825 720800



Click here to visit Bluebell Railway's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Yes, there are toilets.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant and snacks are available.

Yes, Bluebell Railway is wheelchair friendly.

Yes, Bluebell Railway have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Dogs are welcome.

Additional Info

Anything else I should know?

There is an onsite shop

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