Family Event

Day Out with Thomas™

Thomas the Tank engine

All aboard for a Day Out With Thomas! Meet Thomas the Tank Engine™ and his friends, who are waiting to meet you at the Bo'ness & Kinneil Railway.

Thomas and friends will be at Bo’ness on 11 & 12 May,  27 & 28 July and 7 & 8 September 2019. Tickets must be pre-booked online here when bookings open.

The event is open 10am-5pm and you can book a ticket for your steam train journey at any point during that time subject to availability. So even if your return train journey to Birkhill is at 2.30pm or 3.30pm you can join us much earlier to enjoy the fun. Download a programme here shortly.


The fare for anyone age 2 or over is £14.00 per person and must be pre-booked (booking charge applies). There are likely to be no tickets available on the day.

Under 2s are free but will not be entitled to a seat, please be aware that every seat in your coach could be sold out so we appreciate your co-operation with this.

All entertainment and rides are covered by your ticket!

Please note; visitors cannot access the site at Bo’ness and Birkhill without a pre-booked Day Out With Thomas ticket on these dates, this includes the station platform, visitor trail, fairground rides, Station Buffet and other facilities which are part of the event.

This is a Premium Fare event which means discount vouchers including Tesco vouchers, complimentary tickets, Annual membership cards & vouchers and other discount passes are not valid.