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Bluebell Railway

Sheffield Park Station, Uckfield TN22 3QL, England
+44 1825 720800
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Wonderful scenery

A round trip on the Bluebell Railway from Sheffield Park station to East Grinstead, affords the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Pauline P
Purley, United Kingdom
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Fantastic staff,lovely food ,myself and my wife took both are mums as a treat ,unfortunately my... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Sheffield Park Station, Uckfield TN22 3QL, England
+44 1825 720800
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A round trip on the Bluebell Railway from Sheffield Park station to East Grinstead, affords the most beautiful views of the countryside and far reaching vistas at certain points. 45 minutes each way seemed to fly by in the clean, comfortable compartments pulled by a...More

Thank Pauline P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fantastic staff,lovely food ,myself and my wife took both are mums as a treat ,unfortunately my wife's mum didn't feel to well but the staff could not do enough for her.It was definitely worth the money and the journey getting there.

1  Thank Kcasey74
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great day out, relaxing ride through the countryside with stop overs at East Grinstead and Horstead Keyes to see the stations. Smells of oil and steam coal bring back memories of childhood before the end of steam on the railways. Very clean and tidy on...More

1  Thank Jonh82
Reviewed 3 days ago

Whilst exploring the magnificent grounds of Sheffield Park, Uckfield, we took a small detour to the Sheffield Park Bluebell railway station to check it over for a future visit when I intend reviewing much more fully. I have to say that the building was delightful...More

1  Thank Coastal C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We did the trip from East Grinstead, return journey what a wonderful day out bought back memories for me as a train spotter in the glorious days of steam trains. All stations with different periods of the railways history, plus lots of steam trains in...More

Thank Helpsmember
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have been here to this place with one other family Friend joined from surrey at east grinstead station. Overall the trip was good and the food at sheffields park restaurant was descent. Good scenic route and nice little museum too. Was not that sunny...More

Thank vinodhattrip
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

So I booked onto the wealden coaches for afternoon tea. Yes it may seem a little pricey for an afternoon tea at £44, but it was worth every single penny!!!! The trains were stunning, all the staff were attentive and nothing was too much trouble....More

Thank Theresa J
Reviewed 5 days ago

Yesterday we visited the Bluebell Railway, what a fantastic time we had. We took our two year old and she loved it. It was fantastic to see trains from a bygone age. The volunteer staff were so accommodating and informative, helpful and friendly. We couldn't...More

1  Thank 1JacJac
Reviewed 5 days ago

The last time we went on the Bluebell Railway was 30 years ago when the kids were smaller and the line shorter than today. Apart from the extension to East Grinstead, nothing has changed. It's still an excellent day out, with nostalgia the main attraction....More

Thank pcs45
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent a lovely time at this great working station with interesting museum and engine sheds. The plough mans lunch is excellent and served in the traditional way. The return trip to East Grinstead gave passengers views of the countryside. Highly recommended

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Is there a dress code for the Murder Mystery evening?
24 April 2017|
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Response from Bluebell_Railway | Property representative |
We ask for smart clothing (i.e. no jeans or trainers), but beyond that there's no dress code.
The web site doesn't give any details of the departure time and return time of the Dinner Pullman on a Saturday. Perhaps some better information should be added as other railways appear to manage to show such times, e.g. Kent and East Sussex. So, what are the times?
21 March 2017|
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Response from Bluebell_Railway | Property representative |
The Saturday evening Pullman train usually departs at 7:30, ken1green. For operational reasons some trains depart at a different time, and details of the departure time are quoted on the tickets and in the booking... More
Hi we have a trip booked on 08/10 linked in with brighton i360, are we able to bring a small picnic to have on the train journey? Thank you
6 September 2016|
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Response from Bluebell_Railway | Property representative |
Hello 16bagpuss. Looks like we've been beaten to it! Not a problem at all to bring your own picnic. If the weather is kind we have picnic areas at Sheffield Park and Kingscote stations, but if it the weather isn't conducive... More