Scarborough North Bay Railway

About Scarborough North Bay Railway

One of the best family days out in Scarborough. Scarborough North Bay Railway is  an historic seaside miniature railway travelling between Peasholm Park and the Sea Life Centre.

Blue locomotive at North Bay Railway

In addition, there are the Sky Trail high ropes, Bumper and Electric Boats, Historic Water Chute and Water Walking Balls.

Bumper boats at North Bay Railway

Now offering excellent coffee, teas, soft drinks as well as light snacks and take-away food. At our Peasholm Station is a well-stocked gift shop perfect for picking up gifts and memorabilia where the Sky Trail Adventure is sited. If you're after an adrenalin rush, rise to the challenge around our 2-level rope bridge and beam course. Scarborough North Bay Railway has been operating trains since 1931, taking passengers for 7/8 mile from Peasholm Park to Scalby Mills station, offering beautiful views of Scarborough's North Bay and transporting people to the Sea Life Centre.

Visit Scarborough North Bay Railway


Accessible parking

On council run car park opposite.
Peasholm Park Station is accessed by a small tarmac driveway on Burniston Road, opposite Burniston Road Car Park.
For Scalby Mills Station,cars may park in the Sea Life Centre Car Park and passengers should take the steps or ramp up to the station.

Accessible public toilet

On council run car park opposite

Adapted experience for people with reduced mobility

Ramp access on train and onboard space for wheelchairs and pushchairs.

Wheelchair accessible restaurant

Outdoor seating area only.

Accessibility summary

The Scarborough North Bay Railway is an attraction ideal for all the family and is dog, wheelchair and pushchair friendly and easily accessible.
All attractions are on the ground floor and are in a safe, car free environment, ideal for children and dogs, together with a covered Station canopy under which to shelter if it rains.
At Peasholm Station enter through our ticket office/gift shop and direct on to the Station Platform, where the Station Guards are happy to assist passengers with mobility difficulties, or to direct wheelchairs or pushchairs to the end of the carriages, where ramp access enables them to park during the journey.
Those visitors with mobility problems may be dropped off/picked up close to the Station Building at Peasholm, where a member of staff will arrange train tickets and assist passengers to the platform area to await the train.

For full details and facilities please visit Scarborough North Bay Railway's website


Scarborough North Bay Railway provides a range of facilities to offer you a fantastic day out


Take-away food with outdoor seating.

Car parking

Council run car park opposite.

Toilets and baby changing facilities

On council run car park opposite.

Picnic site

If purchasing our take-away food.

Dogs at Scarborough North Bay Railway

Dogs are welcome on a lead for a small fee.

Getting here

Contact us

Station building, Burniston road, Scarborough YO12 6PF
Tel 01723 368791
Email Scarborough North Bay Railway


Situated in the North Bay of Scarborough in the picturesque Northstead Manor Gardens, opposite Peasholm Park,

Public transport

East Yorkshire 843 service.
Shoreline Cruiser .

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