RH&D Railway (Hythe Station)

RH&DR Hythe, Hythe CT21 6LD


Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway runs for 13 ½ miles from the picturesque Cinque Port town of Hythe, through the family-friendly seaside village to Dymchurch, towards the railways headquarters at New Romney and finally reaching the National Nature Reserve of Dungeness. It is a winner of TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence and this world famous steam railway is one of Kent’s top attractions.

The Model Exhibition at New Romney Station is a must-see attraction. Showcasing RH&DR memorabilia, past headboards and of course a working model railway. The interactive features are sure to keep the children intrigued, whilst displays depicting the railway’s history always engages the grown-ups. Set alongside these extensive indoor features, and over the bridge, children will find the train-themed outdoor play area. Younger children can enjoy the Tiny Tots Children’s Play Area adjacent to the picnic area on the station concourse. Catering is available at most stations. Dungeness boasts a newly renovated End of the Line Restaurant specialising in local seafood. The Heywood Buffet at New Romney serves up a warming lunch and a bite sized children’s menu. The vintage style Tea Room at Hythe Station has plenty of homemade cakes to whet the appetite.

An enjoyable and nostalgic day out can be added to by visiting on one of the railway’s unique and special event days. Suitable for all generations and in all weathers, the railway is the perfect day out. It is also the perfect place to celebrate special occasions such as birthdays and anniversaries.

RH&DR Hythe, Hythe CT21 6LD