The Bo'ness and Kinneil Railway


Bo'ness Station, Union Street, Boness, Falkirk, EH51 9AQ

    Based in Bo’ness, just a 40 minute drive from Glasgow and Edinburgh, this railway offers the chance to board a vintage steam or diesel-hauled train.

    Full Steam Ahead for great family fun!

    Soak up the atmosphere of this heritage railway, travel by steam train and explore Scotland's largest railway museum.

    Visitors can enjoy the on-train buffet where afternoon tea is served on most Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

    Open weekends April to October and midweek days during the holiday period.

    There is also a programme of special events for everyone from tiny tots to avid train enthusiasts including Day Out With Thomas™ and Santa Steam Trains.


    3 Visitor Attraction
    Taste Our Best Regional Winner
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2015 Opening Times
    5 Apr 2015 - 31 Dec 2015

    Museum open 7 days a week April-October, trains run most weekends and July & August some weekdays. See for more information.

    Ticket Information
    Adult £10.00 per ticket

    The standard rail fares are for a great value day rover ticket along the full line from
    Bo'ness to Manuel :
    Adult £10
    Concession (over 60 or disabled) £9
    Child (5-15) £6
    Infant (under 5 years) no charge
    Family (2 adults and up to 3 children) £28
    Special fares and timetable may
    apply on special events

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


    • Cafe / Restaurant available on site
    • Kiosk/ Shop
    • Lunch Available
    • Restaurant
    • Self Service
    • Snack Bar
    • Tea & Coffee Available
    • Vegetarian Food Available


    • Public Toilet Facilities

    Leisure Facilities

    • Garden
    • Gift Shop

    Payment Methods

    • American Express Card
    • Cash
    • Debit Card
    • Delta Card
    • Diners Card
    • Mastercard
    • Switch Card
    • VISA Card


    • Accessible Parking or Drop Off Point
    • Coach Parking On-site
    • Free Parking On-Site


    • Baby Changing Facilities Available
    • Children Welcome
    • Children's Menu Available
    • Highchair Available


    • ASVA Member
    • Level Access
    • No Smoking Permitted
    • Picnic Area


    • Town Location
    • Waterfront Location

    Special Requirements

    • Children Welcome
    • Coach Parties Welcome
    • Disabled Citizens
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome
    • Pets Allowed
    • Pets Welcome
    • School Groups Welcome
    • Senior Citizens
    • Single Travellers

    Wedding Services

    • Wedding Packages Available

    Public Transport Directions

    Getting there by railway:- From Linlithgow (Scotrail). For bus services to Bo'ness visit our website, or call Traveline Scotland on 0870 608 2608.

    Transport within Scotland

    For public transport information to visit here from within Scotland, enter your postcode and visit date below.

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    Access to Public Areas (Displays, exhibits, rides etc)

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds) or access by a ramp or lift to :
      • a public toilet
      • a public toilet suitable for visitors who use a wheelchair
      • the gift shop
      • the information point
      • the ticket issuing point

    Cafeteria / Restaurant

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds) or access by a ramp or lift to the :
      • cafeteria
    • Catering staff provide meals for guests with special dietary requirements


    • There is a drop-off point for guests immediately outside the main entrance
    • The route from the parking area to the nearest public entrance is :
      • with a ramp
    • Parking provided for visitors
      • Parking on site

    Attraction Entrance

    • There is a ramp to the main entrance
      • There is a handrail by the ramp


    • Seating available throughout the attraction at appropriate intervals, for visitors with limited mobility
    • Routes / pathways throughout the attraction suitable for visitors with limited mobility
      • some routes

    This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

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