brought to you by Car-free days out with goodjourney
free entry

How to get toNational Railway Museum, Yorkcar-free

Visit National Railway Museum, York car-free

The National Railway Museum is very near York Railway Station. Walk along the raised bridge over the platforms to emerge behind the station. Go down the steps and follow the fenced path ahead and you’ll soon see the National Railway Museum on your left. It’s also signed from the centre of York (ten minutes’ walk) of you can ride the road train (£3) from Duncombe Place near the minster

There are regular trains to York from London King’s Cross, Liverpool, Newcastle and beyond.

Cyclists welcome - plan your route here

Free entry (car park costs £10)

About National Railway Museum, York

The world’s largest railway museum spans three centuries of train-related history. It’s home to all kinds of incredible locomotives from the world’s fastest steam engine to Eurostar and Japanese bullet trains.

For more car-free adventures in the area, see our guide to York.

For any queries about visiting contact National Railway Museum, York on 0800 047 8124 or

Address: National Railway Museum, Leeman Road, York YO26 4XJ. Visit Website