You can travel to Puffing Billy by either public transport, car or jump on an organised tour from Melbourne to the Dandenong Ranges and Yarra Valley.
Before you visit
We have put together this page to help answer any questions you may have before your visit to Puffing Billy.
Get the full details of our time tables for departure and arrival times as well as other information.
Your fare depends on how far you travel on Puffing Billy. Discounted Family Fares are available for up to two adults and up to four children.
Accessibility for Passengers with Special Needs
Our friendly staff can provide special attention to Seniors or passengers with reduced mobility.
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Visiting with Kids
Our discounted family fares provides an opportunity for a fun family day out! Find out about facilities available for families at our stations.
Puffing Billy for couples
The Steam & Cuisine Luncheon Train perfect for a few hours’ escape with your loved one. Alternatively, travel to Emerald Lake Park for a picnic!
Things to do in the region
Enjoy a day out in the Dandenong Ranges and Yarra Valley, combining Puffing Billy with local attractions, markets and wineries.
There is a variety of accommodation options available in towns and villages close to Puffing Billy Railway.
Group Bookings & Charter Trains
Puffing Billy is the ideal outing for your group. Discounts are available on our Excursion Trains for pre-booked group travel (20 or more paying passengers
The Questions below are frequently asked by our passengers, and we trust you’ll find the answer to some of your queries here.