The Swanage Railway is an ideal destination for your next group visit and our friendly team can easily accommodate pre-booked groups of any size on our steam trains.
We can transport your party back in time, in reserved seating, during a memorable 6 mile journey through the beautiful Purbeck countryside.
Most of our trains are hauled by historic steam engines and link together a range of stations offering a wide variety of options to suit all ages and tastes. Our friendly staff, with extensive local knowledge, are always on hand.
Swanage Railway is easily accessible from the main A351 Wareham-Swanage road, with brown tourism signs directing you to Purbeck Park and our adjacent station at Norden. Purbeck Park provides ample coach and car parking with adjoining modern toilets and even a children’s play area plus step free access to our platform.
Swanage has a coach drop off/pick up point, adjacent to our railway station, with nearby long-stay parking.The Coach Pick Up Point in Gilbert Road makes an ideal collection and waiting area as your guests prepare for the return journey by coach or train.
Groups can travel to the unspoilt Victorian seaside town of Swanage which offers a safe bathing Blue Flag winning beach, access to the UNESCO World Heritage Site “Jurassic Coast”, and delightful promenade and a range of independent shops.
While at the station your guests can pick up a memento of their visit or a treat for loved ones in our extensive Gift Shop.