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.

Next trains run on 27 August 2017. Book early.

Stokers Arms Special

Inchanga Choo Choo

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.

SCHEDULE

Date AM PM EV
Sun 27 Aug 2017

Steam Train
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h30
-200 Seats
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
-140 Seats


Sun 24 Sept 2017

Steam Train
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h30
-280 Seats
35 Anniversary
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
-280 Seats
35 Anniversary


Sun 29 Oct 2017

Steam Train
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h30
-290 Seats
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
-280 Seats


Sun 26 Nov 2017

Steam Train
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h30
-280 Seats
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
-290 Seats


Fri 15 Dec 2017

Steam Train


Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
-270 Seats
Santa Train
Dept: 17h00
Retn: 21h00
-280 Seats
Carols-by-Candle
Sat 16 Dec 2017

Steam Train
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h30
-280 Seats
Santa Train
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
-280 Seats
Santa Train
Dept: 17h00
Retn: 21h00
-280 Seats
Carols-by-Candle
Sun 17 Dec 2017

Steam Train
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h30
-280 Seats
Santa Train
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
-280 Seats
Santa Train
Dept: 17h00
Retn: 21h00
-280 Seats
Carols-by-Candle
Fri 22 Dec 2017

Steam Train


Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
-280 Seats
Santa Train
Dept: 17h00
Retn: 21h00
-280 Seats
Carols-by-Candle
Sat 23 Dec 2017

Steam Train
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h30
-280 Seats
Santa Train
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
-280 Seats
Santa Train
Dept: 17h00
Retn: 21h00
-280 Seats
Carols-by-Candle
Sun 24 Dec 2017

Steam Train
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h30
-280 Seats
Santa Train
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
-280 Seats
Santa Train
Diesel Return


Tue 26 Dec 2017

Diesel Train
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h30
-450 Seats
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
-450 Seats


Sat 30 Dec 2017

Diesel Train
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h30
-450 Seats
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
-450 Seats


Sun 31 Dec 2017

Diesel Train
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h30
-450 Seats
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
-450 Seats


Mon 1 Jan 2018

Diesel Train
Dept: 10h30
Retn: 13h30
-450 Seats
Dept: 14h30
Retn: 18h00
-450 Seats


Sun 7 Jan 2018

Steam Train
Dept: 08h30
Retn: 11h30
-290 Seats
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
-280 Seats
Colour Legend (Seats Available)
100+ Seats -100 Seats -50 Seats 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.

PRICE LIST
Adult Child 2-12yrs Pensioner 65yrs+
R240 R170 R170

Children Under 2yrs old are lap passengers and therefore are not booked on the train.

Prices are for the train ride only.
A craft market with food stalls is available at Inchanga and a refreshment bar is on the train.

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


Carols-by-Candlelight at Inchanga Railway Station. (Photo - Andrea Sander) Fire, the inside of the Fire-box when operating. (Photo - Pierre Retief)