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Tanfield Railway

From £5.00
The Engine Shed
Marley Hill
Tyne and Wear
NE16 5ET

Tel: +44 07508 092365

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Tanfield Railway

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£9.00 per ticket type
Child£5.00 per ticket type
Family£23.00 per ticket type
Senior Citizens£6.00 per ticket type

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


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Recent Reviews:

  • hayl2611
    Cumbria, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    North Pole express
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 9th December 2017
    Had a great afternoon visiting Santa, my son particularly enjoyed meeting a mischievous frosty the snowman which made my little boys visit. Overall a great time had, all volunteers lovely and... Read full review
  • Jodie B
    York, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    North Pole Express
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 2nd December 2017
    Came last week for the North Pole express and we were not disappointed! 5 Adults, 1 child and 1 toddler. Volunteers/staff were all lovely. Loved that we had our own little carriage on the train... Read full review
  • Megan S
    Trip Type:
    North Pole Express
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 29th November 2017
    Myself and my best friend took our two children to the North Pole Express event on Sunday 26th November and we had such a lovely afternoon. Both of our boys absolutely loved the trip (aged 1 and 9... Read full review



  • Access Statement - Please see below

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Provider Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted

Access Information

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

* Please see website for details of Train operating times and special events.

Map & Directions

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station in Newcastle. Underground to Gateshead Metro- X30/X31 bus to railway (Mon-Sat). Any bus to Sunniside (daily).

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Saturday, 25th November 2017 - Sunday, 24th December 2017

Tanfield Railway - North Pole ExpressThe Tanfield Railway offers an unforgettable Christmas experience aboard the North Pole Express on a four mile return steam train ride through stunning winter countryside to see Santa Claus in his magical grotto.
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Tuesday, 26th December 2017 - Sunday, 31st December 2017

Tanfield Railway - Mince Pie SpecialsSpend the day at Tanfield after all the hustle and bustle of the Christmas season. A mince pie ia a must for every visitor!
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