Ruislip Lido Railway

ADDRESS
Reservoir Road, HA4 7TY†
TELEPHONE
PRICES
Adults £2 (single), £2.50 (return), Children (£1.50 (single), £2 (return), Under 3s FREE

Nearby

  • Visitor Information

The Ruislip Lido Railway is a 12-inch narrow gauge railway running on a line which takes passengers through lakeside woodlands from Woody Bay Station to Ruislip Lido (Water's Edge) Station. A fun family day out, the two and a half mile round trip takes about 35 minutes, passing alongside picturesque scenery as it skirts around the lake. The train is usually powered by a diesel locomotive but on summer Sundays and Bank Holidays, the steam engine 'Mad Bess' pulls the train. In the run up to Christmas they run a Mince Pie Special where children get to meet Santa Claus and adults get a free cup of tea or coffee with a mince pie.

Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Northwood Tube Station
28 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

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Reservoir Road, HA4 | Same location as Ruislip Lido Railway
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