Santa Steam Specials

STOP PRESS – Sorry all our Santa Steam Specials are full

Autumn is here and Winter is just around the corner and it is a bumper year for Santa bookings. If you haven’t done so already, now is the time for your thoughts to turn to booking your children’s and grandchildren’s place on one of our Santa Specials – the original and the best!

On-line booking is open and the trains are booking up fast. We now only have availability for pairs or single seats, so hurry if you want to reserve your places on a Santa Steam Special. Don’t hesitate, or the last few remaining seats will be snapped up before you know it. Go to our On-Line Booking service or call the Santa hotline on 01535 645214, 09.30 -16.30 every day.

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Haworth Steampunk

For three days in November – 23rd-25th – Haworth plays host to the increasing interest in Steampunk when the village hosts its now annual Steampunk Weekend.

Mince Pie Specials

Mince Pie Specials

Boxing Day to New Years Day

From Boxing day 2018 to New Year’s Day 2019, travel in our toasty, Yuletide carriages as our festive journey continues into the New Year. See our stunning stations transformed with an amazing Christmas display, real coal fires and gas lights, creating a magical glow as your train rolls in. Relax on one of our Mince Pie Specials with free mince pies and an on-train real ale bar serving, not just real ale, but wines, spirits and hot cups of tea and coffee.

If you would like to get involved with the KWVR Christmas spirit onboard our Mince Pie Specials, simply turn up on a day that suits you between Boxing Day and New Years Day, purchase a ticket and come aboard! We hope to see you there soon…

2019 Winter Services

January & February
In January & February, there may be frost or snow on the ground but you can still travel through the Worth Valley by steam train or diesel railcar at weekends right through the Winter months.

Sparkle & Steam

Selected dates in March, April & May
A fabulous journey through the Bronte country in the beautiful Jubilee carriage whilst enjoying a premium prosecco-tasting experience accompanied with a delightful afternoon tea.

Rail Story at Ingrow

TWO awarding winning museums and more
The second station along the branch, Ingrow West, is home to RAIL STORY where there are two Award-winning museums and entry is free with a Day Rover Ticket. Open every day except Christmas Day.


Find Out More
The Keighley & Worth Valley Railway attracts a wide variety of visitors and welcome all in society irrespective of age, gender or any impairment whether physical, intellectual or sensory. Wherever possible, the KWVR strives very hard to provide access for people of all ages who have a variety of mobility or other special needs.

Free Children's Ticket

with a family of five
When purchasing two ‘Small Family Tickets’ for 2 adults and 2 children, a third child can travel free. A family of 5 can take advantage of 1 free children’s rover ticket to add to their ‘Small Family’ rover ticket purchase.

'Worth Knowing'

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‘Worth Knowing’ is the e-Newsletter of the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway, bringing subscribers the latest news of events that will be taking place in the near future on the KWVR. Follow the link to subscribe and make sure you know what is happening in the Worth Valley.

50th Anniversary Video

On sale now!
The pioneering spirit of those early preservationists and of the achievements of the volunteers that have followed in their footsteps, were celebrated in style with an 8-day Gala encompassing all the achievements of those 50 years and captured wonderfully on this commemorative video.

Paw Patrol

20th & 21st February 2019
Meet Chase & Marshall – Paw Patrol – 20th & 21st February 2019 The heroic pups will be making appearances at intervals throughout the day so you can come along and see the famous pair.

Brontë Steam

Available at Haworth & Oxenhope
To mark the occasion of the 50th Anniversary of the re-opening of the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway, the Society commissioned a new booklet charting not only the immense progress over those 50 years but tracing the Railway back to its roots in the 19th century.

Jubilee Bar - Private Hire. the venue with a difference for a celebration your guests will remember for ever!

Do you have that special occasion coming up, be it a special birthday, engagement party, retirement or even looking for somewhere to hold your corporate event? The Keighley & Worth Valley Railway may well just have what you’re looking for and with something a little bit different from your normal venue – the Jubilee Bar Car.

We can arrange for the Bar to be attached to any service train, subject to availability, and it will be yours for your exclusive use. We will also, if required, provide catering to make that special day complete.


Bradford Railways in Colour, Volume 2

Now available from Haworth Shop.

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