20 Best Railway and Transport Attractions In Dorking Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Railway and Transport Attractions In Dorking

We've rounded up the best railway and transport attractions in Dorking in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 64 Dorking railway and transport attractions to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries, or tourist attractions. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the railway and transport attractions we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Entrance to London Bus Museum in Weybridge

London Bus Museum

  • Weybridge
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

London Bus Museum not only covers the history of public transport over 100 years but also has a great collection of old buses, which still work! So p...

Kids on train at Malden Miniature Railway in Thames Ditton

Malden Miniature Railway

  • Thames Ditton
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Malden Miniature Railway is well known and locally it is referred to as the Thames Ditton Miniature Railway, and this is where they operate their 2 i...

Family by miniature train at Thames Ditton Miniature Steam Railway

Thames Ditton Miniature Steam Railway

  • Thames Ditton
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Thames Ditton Miniature Steam Railway is run by friendly volunteer enthusiasts who love sharing their knowledge of the railway and the trains that ru...

Canal boats at Dapdune Wharf in Guildford

Dapdune Wharf

  • Guildford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The award-winning visitor centre at Dapdune Wharf in Guildford tells the story of the navigations and the people who lived and worked on this 360 yea...

Miniature train at Great Cockcrow Railway in Chertsey

Great Cockcrow Railway

  • Chertsey
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Great Cockcrow Railway is set in a rural location not far from Chertsey and the M25. Note the limited opening. There is a choice of two routes, a...

Hampton and Kempton Waterworks Railway

Hampton and Kempton Waterworks Railway

  • Feltham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Visit a little-known local attraction on your next family day out and discover Hampton & Kempton Waterworks Railway - the “secret railway”. It’s...

Families at Mizens Railway in Woking

Mizens Railway

  • Woking
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Mizens Railway is a fabulous place to visit with children of all ages from 12 months and up. There are ticket offices and guards to welcome you so it...

People exploring London Museum of Water and Steam in Brentford

London Museum of Water & Steam

  • Brentford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Come and discover the story of London's water supply, with an interactive waterworks gallery and working historic engines. London Museum of water and...

Miniature passanger train at Frimley Lodge Park and Miniature Railway in Camberley

Frimley Lodge Park and Miniature Railway

  • Camberley
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Frimley and Ascot Locomotive Club was given permission to build a miniature railway within the 59 acre Frimley Lodge Park in 1988. By 1990 the one ki...

Families on Brockwell Park Miniature Railway in Herne Hill

Brockwell Park Miniature Railway

  • Herne Hill
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Brockwell Park Miniature Railway has been operating in the grounds of Brockwell Park since 2003 and has been enjoyed by thousands of families loo...

Family on miniature train at Beech Hurst Park Miniature Railway in Haywards Heath

Beech Hurst Park Miniature Railway

  • Haywards Heath
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

You have to time your visit to Beech Hurst Park Miniature Railway well, as it's only open on limited weekends. This is because it's run by volunteers...

Passengers sightseeing on ThamesJet boat in London

ThamesJet

  • London
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Did you watch that speedboat chase in James Bond and think, ‘I could do that’? Then get your tux ready for a ride on ThamesJet! This high-speed thril...

Steam train at Bluebell Railway in Uckfield

Bluebell Railway

  • Uckfield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

 All aboard! Little train lovers will be in heaven at Bluebell Railway in East Sussex, and alongside the impressive collection of vintage steam...

Thames Rockets' Boat approach Thames Barriers in London

Thames Rockets

  • South Bank
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Indulge a need for speed with Thames Rockets: a turbocharged boat ride along the iconic River Thames. You’ll quite literally have to hold onto your h...

Boat sailing from London Waterbus Canal Trips in Maida Vale

London Waterbus Canal Trips

  • Maida Vale
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

London Waterbus Canal Trips offers cruises along the historic Regent's Canal as it slips quietly along the green and leafy fringes of Regents Park. T...

Families on train at South Downs Light Railway in Pulborough

South Downs Light Railway

  • Pulborough
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

South Downs Light Railway runs through the grounds of Pulborough Garden Centre and out into the country. Steam hauled trains run every weekend and Ba...

Boy driving bus at London Transport Museum in Covent Garden

London Transport Museum

  • Covent Garden
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Does your little one have a need for speed? Take them for a great day of family fun and interactive adventure at the London Transport Museum. All abo...

Platform 9 and three quarters at Harry Potter London Bus Tour in London

Harry Potter London Bus Tour

  • London
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Witches and wizards alike will love the Harry Potter Bus Tour. See where the legendary films were shot and let a little magic rub off on you! They’re...

Masts, ropes, and crow's nests of The Golden Hinde in London

The Golden Hinde

  • London
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Experience the life of a 16th-century explorer aboard the Golden Hinde, a full sized reconstruction of Sir Francis Drake's Tudor galleon which was us...

A little girl walking around HMS Belfast in London

HMS Belfast

  • London
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Explore HMS Belfast and see what life was like aboard this historic warship during WW2 and beyond. Delve into the depths of the bowels, climb your wa...

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