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

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Best Railway and Transport Attractions In Stafford

We've rounded up the best railway and transport attractions in Stafford in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 42 Stafford 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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Santa Special Steam Train at Amerton Railway in Stowe by Chartley

Amerton Railway

  • Stowe-by-Chartley
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Amerton Railway is a 1 mile 2 foot gauge line, set in the rolling Staffordshire countryside in the grounds of the popular Amerton Working Farm. A...

Steam Train at Foxfield Railway in Stoke on Trent

Foxfield Railway

  • Stoke on Trent
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Built in the 1890s the Foxfield Railway is still going today, with strength and panache! Take one of the dozens of unique and well cared for steam or...

Train at The Chasewater Railway in Burntwood

The Chasewater Railway

  • Burntwood
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Chasewater Railway operates standard gauge heritage steam and diesel trains on Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays throughout the year, most Saturda...

Train at Woodseaves Miniature Railway in Market Drayton

Woodseaves Miniature Railway

  • Market Drayton
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Woodseaves Miniature Railway is a great little attraction that is definitely worth a visit if you are already in the area on a Sunday between from th...

A train at Churnet Valley Railway Station

Churnet Valley Railway

  • Froghall
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Churnet Valley Railway takes you on a journey back to the classic days of railway travel on a lovely rural line that passes right through beautif...

Trains at Apedale Valley Light Railway in Newcastle under Lyme

Apedale Valley Light Railway

  • Newcastle under Lyme
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Apedale Valley Light Railway is a volunteer operated narrow gauge railway. We operate trains on a short ride alongside the Apedale Community Coun...

Train traveling at Telford Steam Railway

Telford Steam Railway

  • Telford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Telford Steam Railway is a volunteer operated preserved Steam Railway with friendly and informed help available and many interesting things to look a...

People on mini train at Baggeridge Country Park & Miniature Railway in Dudley

Baggeridge Country Park & Miniature Railway

  • Dudley
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Baggeridge Country Park is an area of beautiful and secluded countryside close to the Black Country, that is great for little nature lovers or those...

Raft boat at Shropshire Raft Tours in Ironbridge

Shropshire Raft Tours

  • Ironbridge
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Shropshire Raft Tours is based on the River Severn, located in Ironbridge, Shropshire. The trips cover 2 kilometres with a round trip of 2 hours from...

Statfold Barn Railway

Statfold Barn Railway

  • Tamworth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Got tiny railway enthusiasts at home? Discover Statfold Barn Railway - one of Staffordshire’s hidden gems, for an amazing day out packed with beautif...

Trains at Bridgnorth Cliff Railway

Bridgnorth Cliff Railway5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Bridgnorth
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

For over 100 years now Bridgnorth Cliff Railway has been transporting the fine people of Bridgnorth up and down the 111ft sandstone cliffs which sepa...

Steam train at Rudyard Lake Steam Railway Leek

Rudyard Lake Steam Railway

  • Leek
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Rudyard Lake Steam Railway uses miniature narrow gauge steam engines on its trains to give a 3 mile return trip along the side of Rudyard Lake. T...

Train station at Eachills Wood Railway in Sutton Coldfield

Echills Wood Railway

  • Sutton Coldfield
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

All aboard Echills Wood Railway! Train enthusiasts will love this exciting miniature railway at Kingsbury Waterpark. Climb aboard and take the 20 min...

Lake at Cannon Hill Park in Birmingham

Cannon Hill Park

  • Birmingham
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Cannon Hill Park is a fantastic, free open space built for everyone to enjoy! Made up of 80 acres of formal parkland and 120 acres of conservation an...

Crich Tramway Village

Crich Tramway Village4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Crich
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Go back in time with Crich Tramway Village in Derbyshire and take a ride on a vintage tram, running alongside a period street, and climbing up a mile...

Steam train at Battlefield Line Railway in Shackerstone

Battlefield Line Railway

  • Shackerstone
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The 3 stations on the Battlefield Line Railway are Shenton (an award winner), Market Bosworth and Shackerston, the latter of which is the HQ station...

Severn Valley Railway

Severn Valley Railway

  • Bewdley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Your kids love playing with trains? This is one you simply cannot miss out on - take your little engine drivers on a real steam train ride with Sever...

Kids in mini cars at Transport Museum Wythall in Birmingham

Transport Museum Wythall

  • Wythall
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The museum is home to over 90 buses. Midland Red, WMPTE blue and cream and the corporation fleets from Birmingham, Walsall, West Bromwich and Wolverh...

Train at Peak Rail in Matlock

Peak Rail

  • Matlock
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Peak Rail welcomes your family to journey back (baaack) to a bygone age and experience the historic thrill of steam and diesel on their preserved rai...

Grounds of Steeple Grange Light Railway in Wirksworth

Steeple Grange Light Railway

  • Wirksworth
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Established back in sunny 1985, the Steeple Grange Light Railway is a charming 18 inch gauge railway line built on a branch trackbed of the old Cromf...

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