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Railway Event, from 1 Dec 2018

Santa Specials

Santa Specials


Bluebell Railway


Sheffield Park Station,
East Sussex,
TN22 3QL

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date event
Sat 1 - Sun 2 Dec Santa Specials
Mon 3 - Wed 5 Dec Festive Feast
Sat 8 - Sun 9 Dec Santa Specials
Mon 10 - Wed 12 Dec Festive Feast
Sat 15 - Sun 16 Dec Santa Specials
Sat 22 - Mon 24 Dec Santa Specials


A Christmas visit to the Bluebell Railway is a magical experience!
Enjoy a journey through the Sussex countryside in all its winter splendour! Santa and his elves will be on board with a present and chocolate treat for all the children (he won’t forget the grown-ups, there’s a mince pie for them!).

Sit back and enjoy the trip to Horsted Keynes station where you will find…
A Victorian Fairground – tokens for rides/attractions will be available to purchase at the station
A Christmas Pantry on platform 3 – serving hot & cold drinks and festive snacks
Santa in his parlour – your opportunity to tell him your Christmas wishes & take a photo with him
A special ‘Elf House’ – for younger visitors.

Santa’s Reindeer on Platform 5 – as Santa uses the train for these journeys his reindeer and can have a rest and would love to meet you!

Your Santa Special experience will last for between 1½ and 2 hours & includes your return train ride and time at Horsted Keynes station.

Trains depart from either Sheffield Park Station or East Grinstead stations. Pre-booking is essential.

Credit cards accepted (with charge)Disabled toiletsGift shopPicnic siteAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencing

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 1 - Sun 2 Dec 2018
Sat 8 - Sun 9 Dec 2018
Sat 15 - Sun 16 Dec 2018
Sat 22 - Mon 24 Dec 2018


Santa Specials
Adult 3rd class - £25.00 | Adult 1st class - £28.00 | Child (3-14 years) - £17.00 |Toddler (under 3 years) - £10.00

‘Twas the train before Christmas
Adult 3rd class - £26.00 | Adult 1st class - £29.00 | Child (3-14yrs) - £17.00 | Toddler (under 3 years) - £10.00

Please note – children under 3 are not allocated a seat, they will need to travel on an accompanying passengers lap.



See location of Bluebell Railway on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TQ 408244  Lat: 51.00212 Long: 0.00604

Sheffield Park Station is located on the A275 midway between Lewes and East Grinstead.
Follow the brown tourist signs off the London to Brighton M23/A23 road at Bolney, near Haywards Heath.

Parking: free


  • Credit cards accepted (with charge)Credit cards accepted (with charge)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing