"Massive respect to the workers and volunteers who keep this piece of history alive. The effort that goes into maintaining the trains, carriages, stations cannot be underestimated. You'll get the sights, smells and feeling that only a steam engine can give."

Alan H, Newcastle upon Tyne (TripAdvisor)

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10 reasons to choose NYMR:

  1. How your visit supports the North Yorkshire Moors Railway Trust
  2. See 24 miles of Yorkshire’s amazing scenery
  3. Travel behind a Heritage Steam Locomotive
  4. Step back in time and Explore the Stations - themed throughout the different steam eras
  5. On holiday What to do whilst visiting North Yorkshire
  6. Journey behind a Heritage Diesel Engine and experience the sounds and smells of the workhorses of Britain’s railways
  7. Experience an unforgettable meal on the Pullman Dining Train
  8. Stay in our Railway Camping Coaches
  9. Peter's Railway Young Engineer's Centre for kids
  10. NEW Watch Live Webcam at Grosmont Station

Tickets & Timetable

The North York Moors Historical Railway Trust is a not-for profit charity. Every visitor that travels contributes towards preserving our locomotives and rolling stock.


Author: Amin Zaman

Group visits

The NYMR is best enjoyed with a group of people (20+) to experience the age of steam, explore the stations and see the vistas of the National Park!



Railway in wartime

Book now to see the various re-enactments, entertainment and vehicle displays along the line at Pickering, Le Visham, Goathland and Grosmont Stations.





Location: Pickering, Levisham, Goathland & Grosmont ,,

Garnet Appeal

Our Pullman services preserve a special part of railway history. Help us restore 1st class parlour, Garnet, and the extension of the Pullman service into Whitby.



Target amount: £160,000.00

Amount raised: £80,000.00


Latest News

  • First Wedding at Railway

    On Saturday 23rd July 2016 history was made when the first legally binding wedding ceremony took place on the railway. Read more

  • Garnet Appeal Launch

    Our Pullman services capture the imagination and preserve a special part of railway history. Help us to restore the 1st class parlour, Garnet, and to extend the Pullman service into Whitby. Read more

  • Timetable Adjustment - 5th October 2016

    Due to a West Coast Railways Charter Service the timetable for 05/10/16 has been adjusted slightly. Read more


Train Blog

  • What to do this autumn?

    Why not take the heritage line to visit Newtondale Halt?
    Autumn in the North York Moors officially starts in September and runs through to November. The cooler months of September and October are often perfect for walking and cycling while early morning mists and cloud inversions in the dales as the sun rises, are a photographers' dream. Late-summer, going into autumn, starts with the flowering of the heather as the moorland erupts into a purple haze as far as the eye can see. Read more