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.

Keep an eye on the website timetable, Facebook Events, Twitter and Google+ Events for special train running dates.

Holliday Trains run on the 16th to the 18th December 2016.
Please Note: The trains listed in "Pink" below in the schedule are about to "Book Out". Book QUICKLY to not to miss out.

Inchanga Choo Choo Schedule

DateAM DepPM DepEV Dep
Fri 16 Dec 2016 08h30
Santa
12h30
Santa
17h00
Carols-by-Candlelight
Sat 17 Dec 2016 08h30
Santa
12h30
Santa
17h00
Carols-by-Candlelight
Sun 18 Dec 2016 08h30
Santa
12h30
Santa
17h00
Carols-by-Candlelight
Mon 26 Dec 2016 --- 12h30 17h00
Tue 27 Dec 2016 08h30 12h30 ---
Sun 01 Jan 2017 --- 12h30 17h00
Mon 02 Jan 2017 08h30 12h30 ---
Sun 08 Jan 2017 08h30 12h30 ---
Colour Legend Seats Available
100+ Seats- 100 Seats - 50 SeatsBooked Out
Note: All trains depart from Kloof Station (Stokers Arms Restaurant and Bar)
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.

Price List

AdultChild 2yrs-12yrsPensioner 65yrs+
R220R150R150

Children Under 2 are lap passengers.

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.

Important Anouncements

The Inchanga Choo Choo will be running Steam on the 16th - 18th Dec 2016.  The rest of Dec 2016 and 1st, 2nd and 8th Jan 2017 will be diesel due to logistical issues.  Steam will return on 29th Jan 2017

Book Early for the Holliday trains on the 16th, 17th and 18th December 2016.

Check the “Contact” page for links to our social media sites.

Kids with Santa on the locomotive.