Halloween is coming to… North Yorkshire Moors Railway!

Join us on board the Halloween Train, which will take you and your family on a spooky journey this Halloween!

Children and their scaredy-cat grown ups will love meeting our silly, spectacular and sometimes spooky cast of storytellers. Hear their ghoulish tales, join in with their scary songs and be prepared for moments of magic. This will be an evening of Steam & Scream!

Join Wendy the Witch for a truly interactive scarefest! Sing along with Vinnie the Vegan Vampire, be amazed by the ghoulish powers of our spooky magician and find yourself on the edge of your seats to the terrifying tales of the pirate captain. There’s a special gift for every child who dares to ride and remember to dress up in your best Halloween costume to really get into the spirit of things.

Departing from Pickering, the spooktacular Halloween Train will travel to Levisham Station with scary storytelling along the way. This will be a return non-stop journey with Tricks and Treats! 

Services will run on an evening, children (and adults) will be encouraged to come in fancy dress! 

  • Journey on board the Halloween Train, lasting approx one hour.
  • Halloween Activity Bag (Crayons, Activity Sheet, Selfie Frame and Selfie Props).
  • Come face-to-face with with spooktacular characters as they tell ghost stories and frightful tales along the way! Hold on tight you might get a fright!
  • Spooky Packed Lunch (To be collected from Pickering Tea Room before departure). 
    • Adult Packed Lunch: Yorkshire Pasty (Vegetarian option available), Crisps, Tray Bake Slice and a Drink
    • Child Packed Lunch: Cheese Roll (v), Crisps, Biscuit and a Juice.

A spooky service will run on the 27, 28, 29, 30 & 31 October from 6:45pm, lasting approximately one hour. Price Adult £20, Child £20 including packed lunch. 


Buy Tickets 

For group bookings (20+ paying passengers) Adults £18, Child £18 please contact our Group Coordinator on 01751 477700 or email [email protected]

Please ensure you arrive at least 30 minutes before departure to ensure enough time to collect packed lunches. This is recommended for children aged 5 to 12 years old.