RailAdvent Plus

RailAdvent PlusMember Benefits

RailAdvent PlusMember Benefits

Annual Membership

£34.99 per year

Less than 10p a day !

Railway Discounts
Advert Free Website
4K Quality Videos
Over 350 Downloadable Images
Membership Pack with Welcome Gift
15% RailAdvent Store Discount
Dark Mode & More
Exclusive Site Layout
The sheds at Crich Tramway Village & Museum

Railway Discounts

As a RailAdvent Plus member, you will receive discounts
off tickets at various attractions / websites. See FAQs for full list.

4K Quality Videos

Stream selected discs in up to 4K quality.
View on your computer or mobile device - the choice is yours.

44871 stands at Pickering on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway

News Without Adverts

Over 200 news stories each month with no Google Ads.
Why pay for a magazine and still have adverts?

LNER A1 60163 Tornado stands at Hellifield

Downloadable Images

JPEG and RAW images available to download for free.
Over 350 are available, with more added every month

70013 Oliver Cromwell at Oakworth on the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway

Watch Anytime

Access a growing collection of RailAdvent DVDs available to stream anytime of the year. Click here for details

RailAdvent Dark Mode

Dark Mode & More

Exclusive Dark Mode option for desktop or mobile.
A font size toggle is also available to make reading articles easier.

RailAdvent Store Discount

15% discount on everything* in the RailAdvent Online Store, whether its a DVD, Framed Print or Greetings Card.
*- Excludes subscriptions

RailAdvent Plus Homepage

Exclusive Site Layout

Your personalised homepage includes all the shortcuts, news, steam tours and social updates all in one place.

Mainline Steam Calendar

Unrivalled Mainline Steam Calendar

A special calendar view for members, click a date and instantly get the information you need.
Click here for more information.

RailAdvent Plus

News Your Way

With over 200 stories a month, you can now narrow down the news to just what you want to see. Heritage, Rolling Stock, Freight, Network and more

GWR Prairie 5199 at Carrog on the Llangollen Railway

Membership Pack

You will receive a membership card as well as a welcome gift (your choice of 4 A4 Prints or a mouse mat). Click here for details

46115 Scots Guardsman takes 'The Dalesman' through Long Preston

Tours at Your Station

Our new tours at your station feature allows you to check on the upcoming railtours passing through any UK rail station. Members get access to the full list.


As a member you can customise your notifications, choose your favourite subjects,
be notified when tour timings are published and more.
Choose a few or choose them all, the choice is yours!

Annual Membership

£34.99 per year

Less than 10p a day !

Railways / Organisations Offering Members Discount


  • Blackpool Heritage Tram Tours
    10% off
    10% off Coastal and Promenade tours
  • East Anglian Railway Museum
    Extra 10% Off
    Using an exclusive code, you will receive an extra 10% off online tickets.
  • East Kent Railway
    15% Off
    Show your membership card and receive 15% off train tickets
  • Lincolnshire Coast Light Railway
    25% Off
    Show your membership card and receive 25% off train tickets
  • Lynton and Barnstaple Railway
    15% Off
    Show your membership card and receive 15% off train tickets
  • There & Back Light Railway
    25% off
    Produce your membership card and receive 25% off
  • Volks Electric Railway, Brighton
    Up to 35% off
    Show your membership card and receive up to 35% off
  • Wensleydale Railway
    15% off online
    15% off travel tickets bought online
  • Wilton Park Miniature Railway, Melton Mowbray
    25% off
    25% off train tickets when you show your membership card


  • Crich Tramway Village
    15% Off
    Use your membership card to receive up to 15% off standard tickets
  • Head of Steam - Darlington Railway Museum
    2 For 1
    Showing your membership card will give you 2 for 1 on adult tickets during standard opening days.
  • National Railway Museum - York
    10% Off
    Showing your membership card will give you 10% off shop purchases at the NRM at York

Train Simulation & Other Railway Related Products

  • Alan Thomson Simulation
    10% Off
    Get a discount of 10% off an Alan Thomson Simulation subscription
  • Steam Sounds Supreme
    15% Off
    Get a discount of 15% off anything on the Steam Sounds Supreme website
  • Rivet Games
    10% Off
    RailAdvent Plus membership gives you 10% off Rivet Games products on their website
  • UK Departure Boards
    5% Off
    RailAdvent Plus membership gives you 5% off on the UK Departure Boards website.

Book Shops

  • Pen and Sword Books
    25% Off
    Members get 25% off any book from Pen and Sword's Transport series of books (conditions apply)
  • GM Transport Books
    15% off
    15% off books through GM Transport Books either via their website or at shows

Annual Membership

£34.99 per year

Less than 10p a day !

A closer look...

Mainline Steam Calendar

RailAdvent Plus members benefit from a unique traditional calendar view for UK mainline steam information.

Mainline Steam Calendar

No more scrolling up and down a list trying to find the right date, simply click on the day of the week and a list of tours running that day will pop-up with all the information you need.

Our members find it really easy to go straight to the information they need. This is just one of the many benefits of a RailAdvent Plus membership.

Looking for tours passing through your station?

As a member you get full access to our station information page, this shows you all the upcoming tours through your selected station where routings have been confirmed.

You can see a preview here

Click here to view all the benefits included.

Welcome Gift

RailAdvent Plus members in the UK can select a welcome gift.

You can choose from either 4x A4 Prints, or a mouse mat.

Currently being sent out as a welcome gift are:

60009 Union of South Africa Mouse Mat

60009 Union of South Africa mouse mat

A4 Prints

Below are the 4 prints available as a welcome gift

60009 Union of South Africa

Flying Scotsman steam train acrylic frame block

Midland Pullman HST (43055 + 43046) passes through Whalley

Merddin Emrys and David Lloyd George arrive into Waunfawr on the Welsh Highland Railway

Annual Membership

£34.99 per year

Less than 10p a day !

Watch Anytime

RailAdvent Plus members from anywhere in the world can access the Watch Anytime collection.

The Watch Anytime Collection is a growing selection of RailAdvent DVDs that are available to stream throughout the year.

It would cost over £200 to purchase these on Blu-Ray, but you can stream them as part of your membership!

Click the Play Button to watch a trailer

(The music does not feature throughout the DVD’s only during the opening and closing credits)

(As a member you can stream these DVDs at up to 4K resolution at any time during your membership, you will not receive a physical copy)

If you are already a member, please click here for the streaming library

This is just ONE of the many benefits of subscribing
Click here to view all the benefits included

Annual Membership

£34.99 per year

Less than 10p a day !

FAQs / Terms & Conditions

A membership lasts for 12 months. It will renew automatically until cancelled, there is no minimum period.

Subscriptions include a welcome pack (UK Only) You must include your address as part of the registration process. The welcome pack includes the following (subject to availability, and will be sent within 28 days of becoming a member):

RailAdvent keyring
Membership card
A guide to getting the most from your membership

Either 4 Unframed A4 prints or a mouse mat (see above for the current choices)

Google Ads are removed if you are logged in. Pages viewed from a Google search may not have you logged in. This also applies to AMP pages which are provided by Google. Affiliate links to Amazon may be shown on certain pages, even though you are logged in. We may sometimes show adverts of RailAdvent Products and adverts relating to member benefits (For example, to remind members they get a discount at a particular heritage railway), we may also show sponsored ads, e.g. placed by a railway to advertise their Gala.

The store discount is automatically calculated when you are logged in, the prices shown are the discounted prices, so no discount code to enter!

New images will be made available each month. The images will be on our online store, but are included for download at no cost to subscribers. There is no set schedule to when new images are uploaded. Each image download will include an edited JPEG, an un-edited JPEG and an original RAW file. Images are for non-commercial use, and are subject to the Terms Of Use found here.

Each month a different RailAdvent DVD will be added to the watch anytime collection. Additional video from the library may be added from time to time. 

You will automatically be subscribed to our weekly newsletter. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Yes we accept payments by cheque. Please email [email protected] and we will let you have all the details you need.

In the event that your membership expires/is cancelled, you can keep the images downloaded, subject to the Terms Of Use. You will no longer have access to the video library or any members only sections of the website.

We have contacted all existing subscribers on how to change over to the new system.

Please email [email protected] with your membership details, and we can arrange to get you all the new benefits

Use our Live Chat below or email [email protected]

  1. The FAQs above form part of the RailAdvent Plus Terms and Conditions
  2. Discounts may change at any time throughout your subscription period and could be withdrawn without notice by the attraction or website
  3. Other member benefits may be amended or withdrawn at any time
  4. RailAdvent may cease to offer the RailAdvent Plus subscription at any time, but will give members at least 30 days notice of this ending.
  5. No refunds can be given for unused portions of your subscriptions if you cancel early.

Annual Membership

£34.99 per year

Less than 10p a day !

Jubilee offer expires 6th June 2022

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