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North Bay Railway Scarborough

  • Scarborough
  • Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Attraction Information

If your kids just love railway attractions, take them on a picturesque ride along the historic North Bay Railway! You’ll not only get to soak in the beautiful views of Scarborough's North Bay, but you’ll also have the chance to experience history. This 20 inch gauge railway has been running along the line from Peasholm Park to Scalby Mills since 1931, which makes it one of the oldest seaside miniature railways in the country.

There’s a whole (train) load of exciting family-friendly attractions along the railway! From the thrilling Sky Trail Adventure high ropes course, to Lake Adventures, including Water Chutes and Water Walking - your day out can be as thrilling, as you’d like it to be. 

Fancy something special? Whether it’s their Santa Specials at Christmas, or the various Themed Weekends throughout the year - your little train lovers will love the family events at North Bay Railway Scarborough. Don’t miss out!

  • One of England’s oldest miniature railways
  • High ropes challenge, water fun and more 
  • Special events throughout the year
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Opening hours

1st April - 30th September

Please see website for details


General Admission

Adults from £3.00

Kids (3+) from £2.30

Travel & Contact Information


North Bay Railway, Burniston Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO12 6PF, England

Phone number

01723 368791



Click here to visit North Bay Railway Scarborough's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking nearby.

No, there are no toilets available.

Toilets can be found in the car park or in the cafe (with a purchase). There are no toilets on the trains. 

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

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

Yes, North Bay Railway Scarborough is wheelchair friendly.

Yes, North Bay Railway Scarborough have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Dogs are welcome.

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