Welcome to the Umgeni Steam Railway's official website.
USR is 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.
Steam returns on the 29th January 2017.
Inchanga Choo Choo
Departs at "Stokers Arms" in Kloof and returns to Stokers Arms in Kloof.
Stops at Inchanga where the Inchanga conservancy organise a Craft Market, picnic area and food stalls.
|Date||AM Dep||PM Dep||EV Dep
Sun 29 Jan 2017|
Sun 26 Feb 2017|
Note: Trains run only on the dates and time listed above.
|Colour Legend (Seats Available)
|100+ Seats||- 100 Seats|| - 50 Seats||Booked Out/Closed
You will be required to arrive at Kloof Station half an hour prior to departure time. Trains run on time.
|Adult||Child 2yrs-12yrs||Pensioner 65yrs+
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.
Cleaning firebox at Inchanga. (Photo - Pierre Retief)
Steam returns on 29th January 2017
Celebrations for the last steam train of 2016. (Photo - Pierre Retief)
Class 19D "Wesley" climbing toward Bothas Hill with the Inchanga Choo Choo. (Photo - Luke Hawkins)