Group Visits

  • A trip on the North Norfolk Railway is just the ticket for a great day out for your group. Full-size steam trains run through 5½ miles of delightful countryside between Sheringham and Holt.
  • There’s a generous discount for pre-booked groups of 15 or more paying passengers and the coach driver or tour leader travels free!
  • Upgrade your trip with Coffee & Pastries or Tea & Cake served to your table!
  • To check availability or to book, please call 01263 820800 (Option 4 then 1) and our Bookings Team will be pleased to help you plan your itinerary and reserve spaces.

Steam Back In Time

Board your train of beautifully restored carriages, settle into your seat, listen for the sound of the guard’s whistle, then see and hear the whoosh of steam as the train sets off on its 11 mile return journey. Enjoy the attractive scenery and listen for the characteristic sound of the powerful steam engine as you journey between the attractive Victorian resort of Sheringham and the smart Georgian town of Holt.

Discounted Fares – 2024

  • Our best-value group tickets are for return travel – you can board the train at either Sheringham or Holt and the return journey takes approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes.

GROUP RETURN FARES

OFF-PEAK
Adult  £15.30      Child £11.00

PEAK
Adult  £16.50      Child £11.90

Group fares for one-way journeys are approximately £1.00 less than those for returns

Peak fares apply during Easter holidays, 1 July – 7 September and October half-term

Special prices will apply on special event days

On Board Refreshments

For that extra treat, book on-board refreshments served at your seats.

Coffee & Pastries

Enjoy a hot coffee (or tea) and freshly-baked pastries aboard selected morning departures from either Sheringham or Holt.

£5.70 per person + appropriate train fare

Tea & Cake

Relax with a cup of freshly-brewed tea (or coffee) accompanied a slice of homemade cake.   Available on selected afternoon trains.

£5.70 per person + appropriate train fare

How To Book

Advance booking is essential for groups and, as our trains are very popular, there are limited spaces for groups on each trip. To check availability or to book, please call 01263 820800 (Option 4 then 1) and our helpful Bookings Team will be pleased to help you plan your itinerary and reserve spaces. Alternatively use the Contact Us form to get in touch.

Opening Dates & Times – 2024

Steam trains run on the following days:

  • Feb    Daily 17 – 25
  • Mar   Sundays 10, 17 and 24
  • Apr    Daily except Mon & Fri
  • May   Daily except Mon & Fri
  • Jun    Daily
  • Jul      Daily
  • Aug    Daily
  • Sept   Daily except Mon & Fri
  • Oct     Daily except Mon & Fri
  • Nov    Norfolk Lights Express
  • Dec     Santa Specials & NLE

See our Opening Times Calendar for full details

Timetables

Timetables vary depending on the time of year – please call the bookings team on 01263 820800 (Option 4 then 1) to check availability

Terms & Conditions

Group travel on the North Norfolk Railway is subject to our Group Travel Terms & Conditions in addition to our general Terms and Conditions.