Charnwood Forest Garden Railway

We're more than just a railway....

Running Saturdays, Sundays and Bank holidays throughout the year.

Proud Supporters of the GCR Model Show

Contact Us

How to find us:
The Charnwood Forest Garden Railway is located at the north end of Rothley Station car park.

People with mobility difficulties or walking problems will find this the best place to start their journey, as parking

is adjacent to the platform whose access is via a ramp. A Station Tea Room serves light refreshments, available most weekends, and Ellis's Tea Room selling light lunches and homemade cake.

By Car
A post code near to Great Central Railway, Rothley is LE7 7LD
Follow signs for Rothley Station on A6 between Loughborough and Leicester.


Come For a Run

The CFR always welcomes visiting engine (Especially Live Steam) so fill the info in below to lets us know when you are coming!


We run Saturdays, Sundays and bank holidays throughout the year,

10.00 - 16.00 Winter time

10.00 - 17.00 Summer time

We look forward to hearing from you!


Please fill out the form below and click "Submit." We will get back to you as soon as possible, or send us an Email at

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