Welcome to the Umgeni Steam Railway's official website.

A non-profit organisation dedicated to the preservation of railway heritage in South Africa.

USR runs trains on the last Sunday of each month for the public in order to share the experience of railways past, and also to raise funds for ongoing and new projects.
The Inchanga Conservancy run the Craft Market at Inchanga Railway Station everytime USR run a train.  Craft goodies, food and refreshements are always for sale on the train days listed below.
Keep an eye on the website timetable, Facebook Events, Twitter and Google+ Events for special train running dates.

Stokers Arms Special
Scottys Plant Hire

Supports Umgeni Steam Railway

de la Plata Special

Umgeni Steam Railway Trains

Departs from Stokers Arms in Kloof and returns to Stokers Arms in Kloof.

Stops at Inchanga where the Inchanga Conservancy organise a Craft Market, picnic area with food stalls.

PRICE LIST
Adult Child 2-12yrs Pensioner 65yrs+
R260 R190 R190

Train Booking Form

No Card Facilities at Inchanga or on the train, please carry cash to use on the train and in Inchanga.

The train is not wheelchair accessible.

Wheelchairs and prams go into baggage compartment.

TRAIN TIMETABLE

DateAMPMEV
Sunday
25 Nov 2018
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h45
 240 seats left 
Inchanga Choo Choo
Steam train
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
 180 seats left 
Inchanga Choo Choo
Steam train



Saturday
15 Dec 2018



Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
 230 seats left 
Santa Train
Steam train
Dept: 17h00
Retn: 21h00
 250 seats left 
Carols-by-Candlelight
Steam train
Sunday
16 Dec 2018
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h45
 250 seats left 
Santa Train
Steam train
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
 220 seats left 
Santa Train
Steam train
Dept: 17h00
Retn: 21h00
 250 seats left 
Carols-by-Candlelight
Steam train
Monday
17 Dec 2018
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h45
 240 seats left 
Santa Train
Steam train
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
 260 seats left 
Santa Train
Steam train



Saturday
22 Dec 2018
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h45
 280 seats left 
Santa Train
Steam train
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
 220 seats left 
Santa Train
Steam train
Dept: 17h00
Retn: 21h00
 240 seats left 
Carols-by-Candlelight
Steam train
Sunday
23 Dec 2018
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h45
 240 seats left 
Santa Train
Steam train
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
 260 seats left 
Santa Train
Steam train
Dept: 17h00
Retn: 21h00
 210 seats left 
Carols-by-Candlelight
Steam train
Wednesday
26 Dec 2018
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h45
 340 seats left 
Boxing Day Morning
Diesel train
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
 310 seats left 
Boxing Day Afternoon
Diesel train



Saturday
29 Dec 2018
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h45
 360 seats left 
Year End Special
Diesel train
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
 350 seats left 
Year End Special
Diesel train



Sunday
30 Dec 2018
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h45
 350 seats left 
Year End Special
Diesel train
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
 350 seats left 
Year End Special
Diesel train



Monday
31 Dec 2018
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h45
 360 seats left 
Year End Special
Diesel train
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
 360 seats left 
2018 Final Train
Diesel train



Tuesday
1 Jan 2019



Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h30
 340 seats left 
2019 New Year
Diesel train



Sunday
6 Jan 2019
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h45
 270 seats left 
Inchanga Choo Choo
Steam train
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
 280 seats left 
Inchanga Choo Choo
Steam train



Sunday
27 Jan 2019
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h45
 280 seats left 
Inchanga Choo Choo
Steam train
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
 270 seats left 
Inchanga Choo Choo
Steam train



Colour Legend (Seats Available)
100+ Seats Left -100 Seats Left -50 Seats Left Booked Out/Closed

Note:  Trains run only on the dates and time listed above.

You will be required to arrive at Kloof Station half an hour prior to departure time.  Trains run on time.






Inchanga Choo Choo climbing to Botha's Hill.
(Photo - Luke Hawkins 16/04/2016)

Perusing the Craft Market at Inchanga Station.
(Photo - Pierre Retief 24/09/2017)