Experience a real-life railway in operation and learn about the history of railways in Barry and beyond. The Railway is open on dates throughout the year for families, groups and rail enthusiasts, offering a fun and enjoyable trip

What's On?

Bonfire Night

November 5th

Join us to travel from Barry Waterfront to Barry Island for the annual fireworks display and avoid the hassle of taking your car across the busy causeway road.

We will be running evening trains from The Waterfront Station to Barry Island for the Firework exhibition and return afterwards.


Santa Special Trains

December 13th, 14th & 20th, 21st

Join Santa as we steam from Barry Island to the Waterfront.

Every child receives a quality gift and adults are given a glass of hot mulled wine and a mince pie.

Get into the traditional spirit of Christmas at the Barry Tourist Railway.