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Miniature Railway, next open Sat 20 Jul - Sun 1 Sep 2019, £2.50-£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.

Rail Route: Open Air Theatre > Sealife Centre > Open Air Theatre

Coach parties acceptedOn-site light refreshmentsAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs acceptedSmoking not allowed

Opening details

Season Dates Opening Hours
Sat 20 Jul - Sun 1 Sep 2019 Mon - Sun 10:00 to 17:20
Mon 2 - Fri 6 Sep 2019 Mon - Fri 10:30 to 16:00
Sat 7 - Sun 29 Sep 2019 Sat - Sun 10:30 to 16:30
Mon 30 Sep - Fri 25 Oct 2019 Mon 11:00 to 15:35 | Tue - Fri 11:00 to 15:30
Sat 5 - Sun 20 Oct 2019 Sat - Sun 10:30 to 16:00
Sat 26 Oct - Sun 3 Nov 2019 Mon 10:30 to 16:30 | Tue - Thu 10:30 to 15:30 | Fri - Sun 10:30 to 16:30
Sat 15 - Sun 23 Feb 2020 Mon - Sun 11:00 to 15:30
Trains Running Daily 30th March - 3rd November 2019.
Santa Specials weekends during December and Christmas Eve

On Open Air Theatre Show days the North Bay Railway and all Attractions will close at 4:30pm, show dates are listed in the Open Air Theatre Website.
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.

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Burniston Road,
North Yorkshire,
YO12 6PF



See location of North Bay Railway 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