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 we 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.

Mother's Day 14th May 2017 Morning 08h30 and Afternoon 12h30, both diesel locos.
Goodie Bags organised for all Mothers on the train by the Inchanga Conservancy on arrival at Inchanga.

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.

Note: trains for 30th April are FULLY BOOKED.

Sun 30 Apr 2017 Steam LocoDept: 08h30
Retn: 11h30
Train Booked Out
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
Train Booked Out
Sun 14 May 2017 Diesel LocoDept: 08h30
Retn: 12h00
-320 Seats Left
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
-350 Seats Left
Sun 28 May 2017 Steam LocoDept: 08h30
Retn: 11h30
-260 Seats Left
Dept: 12h30
Retn: 16h00
-270 Seats Left
Colour Legend (Seats Available)
100+ Seats- 100 Seats - 50 SeatsBooked 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.

AdultChild 2yrs-12yrsPensioner 65yrs+
Price Increase 1st May 2017

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.

Video clip from 26/02/2017 with Wesley.

Posted by Umgeni Steam Railway on Wednesday, 1 March 2017

Photographing the experience. (Photo - Pierre Retief) Inchanga Choo Choo Drummond. (Photo - Greg Hart 26 Mar 2017)