Churnet Valley Railway – Steam Train Rides in Staffordshire

Reconnect Leek
The Churnet Valley Railway is working towards its long-term goal of re-opening the railway line into the market town of Leek, Staffordshire

2020 Calendar and Prices

2020 Calendar and Prices

All the dates the railway operates along with Special Events Days and Dining Trains
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On Train Dining & Drive a Train

On Train Dining & Drive a Train

Train Driving Courses and on board Dining Experiences. New for 2020 Murder Mystery & Bombay Express.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Find the answers to the COVID and commonly asked questions.
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History of the Railway

History of the Railway

Find out about our locomotives, coaches, volunteering and how it all began
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Railway News

Borders Explorer Cancelled Until 2021

29/09/2020 It is with regret that we have again had to postpone our Border Explorer Weekend. Initially due to run in April 2020 but curt... Read full news item

NHS Track And Trace QR Code

24/09/2020 Following changes in Government requirements, customer will find our NHS Track & Trace QR code by our check in window at... Read full news item

The Churnet Valley Railway offers a nostalgic steam train ride through Staffordshire's hidden valley, and into the Staffordshire Moorlands on the outskirts of the Peak District. Located near the market town of Leek, this West Midlands attraction is within easy reach of Cheshire and Derbyshire for those looking for a journey into the past through beautiful scenery.