Swale has good rail links to London stations, (including High Speed to St Pancras from Faversham) the East Kent Coast, Margate, Canterbury, Dover and a branch line from Sittingbourne to Sheerness on Sea, for train journey information please go to National Rail Enquiries.
Seasonally operated, the Sittingbourne and Kemsley Light Railway (originally built to haul paper and other bulk materials) provides a steam passenger service on Wednesdays and Saturdays during August 2020. Please check the SKLR special timetable and the SKLR website for the latest information. It has already been announced that the SKLR will NOT be running Santa Specials in 2020.
Swale is also the home of the Bredgar and Wormshill Light Railway, just outside Sittingbourne which is a delightful narrow gauge railway and has a vintage transport collection set on the beautiful North Downs of Kent. Unfortunately due to Covid 19 there are no plans to operate in 2020 with the aspiration to return in 2021 with a series of open days.
In Faversham, there is also the Faversham Miniature Railway Service at Brogdale Collections which unfortunately is currently not operating die to Covid 19 and the challenge to social distance passengers.
Sheppey Model Engineering Society operate at Bartons Point Coastal Park on the Isle of Sheppey seasonally on Sundays.
Sittingbourne & Kemsley Light Railway
Bredgar and Wormshill Light Railway