Ticket Prices & Timetables

Puffing Billy Railway operates daily except Christmas Day. The price of your ticket depends on what section of the journey you select. Bookings are essential. 

How to get here

Puffing Billy is located in the Dandenong Ranges, only 40 kilometres or one hour east of Melbourne. Getting to us is easy by car via the Eastern Freeway/Eastlink or Monash Freeway. 


Puffing Billy Railway is committed to offering an enjoyable experience for everyone and has a range of accessible facilities available for our passengers.

Dining Options

The Railway Cafe in the Lakeside Visitor Centre and is the perfect place to go for lunch or a snack. You can visit the Belgrave Kiosk before boarding your train to Lakeside, Menzies Creek or Gembrook. 

Puffing Billy Railway's Journey

Buy tickets

All visitors are required to book tickets online.

Explore our region

Puffing Billy Railway is proud to work with tourism businesses in our local community, which provide you with places to EAT, STAY and DO in conjunction with your visit to Puffing Billy Railway.

Suggested itineraries

Planning a trip to Puffing Billy? We've got you covered. View our suggested itineraries in the region.