"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!



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


Online Shop

Our Online Shop offers a wealth of unusual and inspiring gift ideas and you will also be supporting our work to maintain and preserve one of the world's greatest railways.


Author: Laura Strangeway

Latest News

  • Wedding Fair, 30th October

    We invite you to attend our exciting Wedding Fair on Sunday 30th October, 10am to 3pm. Read more

  • Ffantastig Welsh Steam Gala

    The Welsh themed Gala, was a huge success with passenger fares up 15%, with the star of the show being the narrow-gauge locomotive Britomart. Read more

  • Christmas Luxury Hampers

    For Christmas 2016 we have a selection of luxury hampers from local Beverley producers Cartwright & Butler. Their biscuits and preserves are just gorgeous and are firm favourites in the Station Shops. 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