This option is only for those people who wish to use the facilities at Clayton West WITHOUT travelling on the trains.
If you purchase a train ticket, your access to our facilities is included and there is no need for you to buy a facilities-only ticket.
TICKET RELEASE: Tickets are currently only available to purchase for dates up to & including 11 July 2021. Tickets for dates afte this time will be released shortly. Thank you for your patience as we continue to negotiate the ever-changing COVID rules and regulations and the impact those have on our operations.
These tickets allow visitors standard day access to the facilities at Clayton West Station ONLY (i.e. the playground, Clayton Flyer* shop, toilets, platform viewing area and cafe).
No train ride is included with these tickets & this option is not available on special event days. To buy train tickets (which includes full access to all our facilities), please CLICK HERE.
Buy your facilities-only tickets from this page before you visit (subject to capacity limits) and you may arrive between 10am and 3pm on your chosen day and stay until the site closes at 5pm.
Your ticket will allow you to access the facilities at Clayton West Station including the platform viewing point (on the ramp beside the Engine Shed), the playground, the cafe, the shop, the toilets, the picnic areas and the Clayton Flyer* (*additonal £1 fee per rider on the Flyer).
Upon arrival at the station entrance, you will be required to show your e-ticket/email confirmation to our staff who will then issue each paying visitor with a token worth £1.
You may redeem your £1 token(s) in the cafe or against a ride on the Clayton Flyer miniature railway on the day of your visit.
No change will be given for purchases made in the cafe which total under £1 and there will be no cash alternative should you choose not to redeem your token(s) on the day of your visit.
To avoid disappointment, we strongly advise visitors to book their access-only tickets in advance online as there will be a strict capacity limit on the day and we cannot guarantee available for walk-ups on the day.
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