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Beat the post-Christmas blues with a journey on a heritage train.

Red steam locomotive pulling passenger carriages on snow covered railway


Tuesday 26 December

Saturday 30 December

Sunday 31 December

Visitor Information

Train running times released soon.

Ample free parking


Looking for something fun to do, that isn’t sales shopping between Christmas and New Year? Plan a trip to Stephenson Steam Railway and enjoy a relaxing heritage train ride on our 4 mile historic urban line.

After your train ride, enjoy a visit to our museum and explore our new displays detailing the remarkable lives of railway pioneers George and Robert Stephenson on Tyneside. Don't forget to say hello to Billy, the world's third oldest surviving steam locomotive!

Pre-booking recommended.