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Miniature Railway, next open Sat 7 Jul - Sun 2 Sep 2018, £1.90-£4

North Bay Miniature Railway, Scarborough

North Bay Miniature Railway, Scarborough


Travel on Britain's most historic seaside miniature railway running for 3/4 mile through the North Bay at Scarborough, with spectacular views of Scarborough's North Bay, historic headland & Scarborough Castle. The railway has been running with the same historic locomotives and coaches since 1931.
Regular trains to Sea Life Centre
We are 100% wheelchair and pushchair friendly.
Dogs are welcome at the North Bay Railway but must be kept on a short lead.
Our Sky Trial Adventure, one of only a few in the country. If you’re after an adrenalin rush, rise to the challenge around our 2 level rope bridge and beam course.
Our other attractions include Historic Water Chute, Water Walking Ball, Boating Lake, Boatman’s Tavern and Scampi Shack.

Coach parties acceptedOn-site light refreshmentsAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs acceptedSmoking not allowed

Opening details

Season Dates Opening Hours
Sat 7 Jul - Sun 2 Sep 2018 Mon - Sun 10:00 to 17:00
Mon 3 - Sun 30 Sep 2018 Mon - Sun 10:30 to 16:30
Mon 1 - Fri 26 Oct 2018 Tue - Thu 10:30 to 16:00 | Sat - Sun 10:30 to 16:00
Sat 27 Oct - Sun 4 Nov 2018 Mon - Sun 10:30 to 16:00
Operating dates and times

Trains run daily from 24th March – 4th November 2018, Local school holidays plus weekends 10th February – 23rd March. Santa Specials operate weekends during December 2018

From 10am (July-August)
10:30am (April, May, June, Sept)
11am (Feb, March, Oct)

Please see website for up-to-date operating times and dates.


Day Return: Adult £4.00 Child (3-15years): £3.00
Single: Adult £3.00 Child (3-15years) £2.50
Children under 3 years travel for FREE
Payment can be made by either cash or card.

Also at this Venue

Events at this Venue

date event
Fri 24 Aug Teddy Bear Express
Sat 22 - Sun 23 Sep Autumn Train Gala
Sun 28 - Wed 31 Oct Hallowscream Express
Sat 1 - Mon 24 Dec Santa Special


David Fardoe

01723 368791


Burniston Road,
North Yorkshire,
YO12 6PF



See location of North Bay Railway and Sky Trail Adventure on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TA 034897  Lat: 54.29304 Long: -0.41164

By Road:
Follow signs to the North Bay attractions. The Miniature Railway is located opposide Peasholm Park main entrance along Peasholm Gap.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Scarborough station


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed