Barnards Miniature Railway is One of the best miniature railways in southern England! The trip takes in the popular gardens, outdoor art gallery, and fruit orchards. It's a 20-minute trip - a big loop around.


It's easy to reach Barnards Miniature Railway, in Essex, by train. Simply hop on a train to West Horndon station and 0 a short walk out of town and along the main road.


For more info including facilities and opening times, visit Barnards Miniature Railway’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:15 - 20:30
Saturday 08:15 - 17:40
Sunday Closed
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpAvailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Station BuffetAvailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Departure screens
Toilets notes<p>Within booking hall </p>
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes

Monday - Friday, 08:00 - 20:00.

Saturday - Sunday - Public Holidays, 09:00 - 16:00

Closed Christmas Day - Boxing Day

0345 744 4422 (option 3, followed by option 3)

Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
EverydayOpen 24 hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorNational Car Parks Ltd
Car parking spaces146
Carpark charges
Three Monthly£264.10
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces10
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Car Park & Platform 2 (Shoeburyness bound)
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Step free access is only available from street level if travelling towards Southend from platform 2. There is no lift or step free entrance to platform 1

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

Departures and arrivals from West Horndon

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from London Fenchurch Streetc2c19:42On time
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