"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. Your visit supports the North Yorkshire Moors Railway Trust
  2. See 24 miles of Yorkshire’s amazing scenery
  3. Travel behind Heritage Steam Locomotives in Historic Carriages
  4. Step back in time and Explore the Stations - themed throughout the different steam eras
  5. 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. Explore Peter's Railway Young Engineer's Centre
  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 stunning seaside town of Whitby!



Become a member & preserve the NYMR

Take away the hassle of renewing and join our Direct Debit scheme! Your membership fee will help preserve our railway.



Yorkshire's Magnificent Journey Appeal

A £2.5 million appeal has been launched to secure the future of the NYMR and you can now pledge your support online.


Author: Laura Strangeway

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