Our steaming season has now finished for 2021 and the centre is closed. Our cafe remains open Mon-Fri, 9.30am-1.30pm with no entry ticket required. Our open steaming season will begin again in the spring. 

Welcome to Buckinghamshire Railway Centre!

STEAMING SEASON: This is from 3rd April-30th October, when you can come for steam train rides on our Steaming Days, plus ride the miniature railway, watch the model trains, visit the Railway Museum and Visitor Centre with shop and cafe, plus lots more. Our Steaming Days are on Sundays and Bank Holidays, plus most Wednesdays during school holidays.  

To pre-book tickets for our Steaming Days, including for February half term, and to buy gift vouchers, please CLICK HERE 
(Members/Pass Holders, please use this link instead)

To plan your visit and find out much more information about what's on offer, CLICK HERE

We will be adding more Special Events for 2022 over the coming days and weeks, so please keep checking back to see what's coming for 2022!  
CLICK HERE to pre-book tickets for our Special Events.

QRS Members and Local/Quainton/Bicester Pass holders, please BOOK ALL MEMBER/PASS TICKETS HERE 


February Half Term 2022
We will be opening for Steaming Days on Sunday 20th, Wednesday 23rd and Sunday 27th February from 10.30am. Click here to pre-book tickets.

Day Out With Thomas 2022: TICKETS ON SALE NOW!
Thomas, Percy, The Fat Controller and Rusty & Dusty are coming to visit in 2022 and tickets on sale now! CLICK HERE TO BOOK and for more info

Steam Engine Driving Experience 2022
The perfect gift for a steam enthusiast! We have released our dates for these in 2022. Click here for more information and to book

Cafe Open Monday-Friday ALL YEAR ROUND!
As well as being open on our event days (10am-5pm), our Cafe is now open Monday-Friday 9.30am-1.30pm, every week, all year round, for breakfast, hot drinks, sandwiches, burgers/chips and cake! No ticket required, just turn up! Cafe customers are welcome to wander around our Visitor Centre and the outside area close to the main building. (The bridges and therefore the Railway Museum will remain closed.)

Help us raise £20,000 to keep the Age of Steam Alive!
£7,440 donated so far - thank you! Click to donate

New York Subway Car: 
Click here to read about our intriguing New York Subway Car which is the only one in the world that isn't in America. We have just moved it from one part of the site to another... find out how and why! 

Road Closures:
Station Road is currently open from the A41 into Quainton, please ring us if you have any problems on 01296 655720