The Exhibition Shed will be closed from 13th November for The Elf Explorer & Festive Flyer.

Steam & Heritage Diesel services through Bronte Country!

The Keighley & Worth Valley Railway is a unique 5-mile branch line railway set in the heart of West Yorkshire, running heritage steam and diesel trains from the industrial landscape of Keighley to the stunning Brontë Country of Oxenhope.

You can either pre-book or ‘turn up and buy’ at your selected Railway Station. You don’t need to pre-book, but if you book a Day Rover 3 days in advance, you can save 10% – and everyone loves a good old Yorkshire bargain!

The quick links below will help you find information about the railway and plan your visit or upcoming special events.

Support the Railway

If you want to support the railway, you can become involved in several ways. Have you thought about becoming a volunteer, a member or donating? Follow the links below to find out more.


Bridge 27 Update

Work is now planned for the 5th to the 10th of November and will involve removing the track and exposing the culvert, along with establishing the location of the foundations of the cottages which used to be present where the track is now.

The Festive Flyer

The Steam-hauled Festive Flyer will take you on a magical journey to our Cracker of a Christmas destination to Meet the Real Reindeer, Enjoy the show and visit the Christmas Market!

Civil Week 2023

The annual Civil Maintenance Department ‘Civil Week’ was held in September. This is our annual possession where anyone and everyone comes together to deliver major civil engineering works under the watchful eye of the railway’s engineers.

Keighley Water Tower

The Keighley and Worth Valley Railway will create a new visitor centre in the historic Water Tower at the end of Platform 4 at Keighley Station.

The Elf Explorer

Tickets on sale for ‘The Elf Explorer’, A journey of festive discovery where the magic of Christmas comes to life!