Cambridge Model Engineering Society miniature railway is one of your correspondent's favourite places! Here you'll find miniature steam locomotives offering rides & displays maintained by a model engineering society.


It's easy to reach Cambridge Model Engineering Society miniature railway in Cambridge, by train. Simply hop on a train to Cambridge station - then it's a twenty-minute walk through the city and its pleasant streets.


For more visitor info including opening times, visit Cambridge Model Engineering Society miniature railway’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
  • Monday to Friday open from 06:00:00 until 21:00:00
  • Saturday open from 07:00:00 until 20:00:00
  • Sunday open from 08:00:00 until 19:00:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelThe staff is available at all times.
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage phone number01223 307125
Left Luggage Website
Telephone typesCards and coins
Station BuffetAvailable
ATM notes
On platform 1.
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
Lifts available to access the island platforms, all other platforms are step free
Toilets notesThe toilets are located on Platform 4. The accessible (radar key) toilets are on platform 4 and are open during staffing hours
Baby changeAvailable
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
Assistance is provided by station staff during the hours of train service operation.
Customer Service notes
Monday-Saturday 08:00-20:00. Sunday 10:00-20:00. Bank Holidays 09:00-18:00. The hours shown are for the Customer Relations team on 0345 600 7245 (option 8). Closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorNational Car Parks Ltd
Car parking spaces374
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces2850
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Cycle point is by the Car Park
Cycle storage notesThere are stands available.
Step-free accessStep free access is available throughout the whole station.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisAccessible taxis are available at this station, please see below for more information
Accessible taxis notes

Cambridge station is a major station with taxis usually available on a rank. Advance booking is not normally necessary or even possible, unless arriving early in the morning or late at night. Operators who may accept bookings include:

There is no First Class lounge at this station.

Departures and arrivals from Cambridge

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Kings LynnGreat Northern00:061On time
to Stansted AirportCrossCountry04:441Scheduled
to London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia04:484Scheduled
to BrightonThameslink04:548Scheduled
to Birmingham New StreetCrossCountry05:155On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from London Kings CrossGreat Northern00:031On time
from Stansted AirportGreater Anglia00:214On time
from London Kings CrossThameslink00:291On time
from BroxbourneGreater Anglia01:26On time
from London Kings CrossThameslink01:331On time

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