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Visitor Information: Special Event fares & discounts
Traction Engines at Horsted Keynes - Derek Hayward - 21 August 2010 High Weald Dairy at Horsted Keynes - Derek Hayward - 15 August 2010 178 and 592 approach Kingscote - Derek Hayward - 7 August 2010

2018 - See our Timetables and Calendar.
Tickets may be obtained on arrival; or book online in advance for our Bluebell Bonus discount
Special Events Special Offers & Opportunities Premier Dining Other Catering Services


20-21 October - SteamWorks! Family Festival to help celebrate the opening of our new locomotive exhibition

Kids for a Quid
20-28 October - Special Half-term offer


24-28 October - Hallowe'en Scream Train - Children, and Adults, are welcome to attend in costume! Booking is essential for the specially reserved carriages - our full public timetabled services also operate.


29-31 October (evenings) - Hallowe'en experience - Dystopia Station - we regret this event has been Cancelled

December - Santa & seasonal services:
  • 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23 Dec: Santa Specials
  • 21 Dec: A Horsted Christmas - New for 2018 - Your own private compartment in a train from either Sheffield Park or East Grinstead Stations for all the fun of our Victorian Christmas Fair at Horsted Keynes
  • 24 Dec: Twas the train before Christmas, our new Christmas Eve service
Bluebell Bonus
Book online in advance for discounts
We are a Blue Peter Badge Attraction
Footplate Extra - an intermediate Loco Driving & Firing Experience - 3 Nov 2018 - Sold out
Footplate Tasters
November - Sold out
Now taking bookings for Jan-Feb 2019
Gift Vouchers
Carriage Workshop Tours at Horsted Keynes - New for 2018 - 2pm each Saturday until the end of October
Visit via MetroBus
up to £2.50 off train travel
Elephant Van - children's play carriage at Horsted Keynes

Children's playground at Kingscote
Steam and Vine
in conjunction with Bluebell Vineyard
BRPS Membership
Many benefits including travel and shop discounts

Coach Groups

School Groups


Golden Arrow
Pullman Dining

Luncheon or Evening Meal in our 1920's Pullman Cars

Christmas 2018 on the Golden Arrow Pullman

New Year's Eve Gala Golden Arrow Pullman dining


Full Afternoon Tea on the Wealden Rambler Lounge Cars


Murder Mystery evenings on the Golden Arrow.
Download 2018 and 2019 details


Hotel Package
Mini-break: meal on our Golden Arrow Pullman, choice of top local hotels, unlimited travel on Bluebell and visit another local attraction

Steam & Cream - Book a cream tea on board our service trains - Monday-Friday, April to October


Christmas Festive Feast - Steam train ride from East Grinstead plus Christmas Lunch - 3, 4, 5, 10, 11, 12 Dec


Sunday Carvery in the Birch Grove Suite at Sheffield Park


Restaurants, bars and other catering at:

Sheffield Park,

Horsted Keynes &

East Grinstead


Stepney Lunch Boxes


Children's Parties


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