Amerton Railway

Welcome to Amerton Railway

2022 Opening Dates

We have now published our opening dates for 2022, including our special events! Please check our Timetable page for more information.

Amerton Railway receives the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

Amerton Railway, a group of volunteers based between Stafford and Uttoxetter have been honoured with The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, the highest award a voluntary group can receive in the UK. For more information and our press release please click here.

Coronavirus Information

Amerton Railway is pleased to announce that are COVID Secure and unless otherwise stated we will be running trains as per our timetable. To protect our guests and volunteers, our museum is currently closed, our shop is now open again. Our Picnic Area is also open, so you will be able to enjoy a ride on the railway and stop off to enjoy the countryside. For more information please click here.

If you are able to support us in our objective to preserve the railway heritage of Staffordshire, please see the donation information on the page below:

Please click here to help support us.


Finally we would like to wish all our past and future customers well in these uncertain times. Please do take care of yourselves and those around you.


Our Picnic Area is open

Why not bring a picnic lunch and have a ride on the train to the Picnic Area at Chartley Halt where you can watch the trains go by, all included in your ticket price! For more information please see our Picnic Area page.


Please keep in touch with us through our website and Facebook page for more details of our steam and diesel train services and special events.

We are a registered charity, registration number 1015635. Amerton Railway is dedicated to preserving our narrow gauge railway heritage and is operated entirely by volunteers. We are independent from our our neighbours, Amerton Farm, though we do recommend you visit them if you are visiting the railway.

Our engines and carriages are heritage vehicles and are all operated and maintained by volunteers. As such, all events, services & locomotives are subject to availability. We will endeavour to update our website and Facebook Page should circumstances change.