Andrew, the puffing steam locomotive, Kiscenk, the zippy diesel engine, interactive trail, thematic play and fitness park, locomotive exhibition, welcoming and nostalgic atmosphere. Spend an unforgettable day in Nagycenk, in the village of Count István Széchenyi!
The Széchenyi Museum Railway of Nagycenk is located opposite Széchenyi Castle, next to the linden alley.
Visitors arriving by car can park for free in the parking lot next to Road 85. Visitors coming from Road 84 can get to the Museum Railway through Vám Street.
Visitors arriving by train can change from the main line to the narrow-gauge railway in Fertőboz.
Main highlights of Nagycenk
- Traveling with the Museum Railway between Nagycenk and Fertőboz;
- Strolling in the open-air loco museum;
- Getting active in the new play and fitness park
- Easy walk along the beautiful linden alley;
- Visiting the Széchenyi Memorial Museum;
- Taking a short walk and visiting the Széchenyi mausoleum.
We wish you a pleasant trip and a wonderful time in Nagycenk!
The Széchenyi Museum Railway of Nagycenk is open from 22nd May to 24th October 2021 on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays as well as on certain weekdays announced in advance.
Opening times: 8.00 am – 6.00 pm
If the museum railway is CLOSED, the open-air museum and the play and fitness park cannot be visited either.
Please note that it is mandatory to wear a mask or other appropriate mouth and nose covering while traveling on the museum railway. On the train and in the station areas, apart from those who live in the same household, a minimum distance of 1.5 m must be kept. Thank you for your understanding!
Ticket prices 2021
|Type of ticket||One-way ticket,
short distance (Kastély – Barátság-Kastély)
|Full price||650 HUF||1150 HUF|
|Children’s ticket *||450 HUF||650 HUF|
|Steam loco surcharge||500 HUF||900 HUF|
|Family ticket **||1 850 HUF||3 050 HUF|
|Steam loco family ticket **||3 400 HUF||5 800 HUF|
|Bike ticket||450 HUF||650 HUF|
* Children’s ticket: from 3 to 14 years of age
** Family ticket: 2 adults and 2 children
Subject to operating conditions, the museum railway offers bike transport on the trains. The related fare is indicated in the tariff table, tickets are available for one-way trip and return trip alike.
Bike transport is only permitted with a valid train ticket. Due to the historical nature and design of the vehicles, bicycles may only be transported to a limited extent in the luggage car of trains pulled by a steam locomotive.
For operational reasons, special trains must be ordered at least 14 days before the planned departure.
Diesel special train: 130.000 HUF
Requests should be submitted to:
- Mail: GYSEV Zrt. Passenger Transport Division H-9400 Sopron, Mátyás király utca 19.
- Phone: +36 99/577-475
- E- mail: nagycenk-muzeumvasut [at] gysev [dot] hu
The price of the special train will be communicated upon prior request.
Cancellation and changes:
Special trains can be cancelled and - subject to operating conditions – the trip details can be modified free of charge 72 hours before the scheduled departure.
Drive a locomotive
Subject to operating conditions, the museum railway offers driving of the steam locomotive under supervision.
Price of loco drive: 5.000 HUF / person / occasion
Pre-requisite: at least 16 years of age
Before the drive, a declaration must be completed, signed and given to the operations manager.
At the last station, the drivers can pay the price of the loco drive and they will receive a certificate as honorary locomotive driver from the operations manager.
30th May 2021 Children’s Day
Have a wonderful time on Children’s Day with the Széchenyi Museum Railway of Nagycenk! Spend an unforgettable day with us – we are waiting for you with lots of surprises, a humming steam loco, DIY workshops, skill games and a visit to the engine shed.
- A trip with Andrew, the steam loco
- Mascots Cenki Teki and Tekla
- Interactive educational trail
- Play & fitness park
- Photo wall, giant puzzle
18th September 2021 Museum Railway Day
Celebrate the Széchenyi Museum Railway’s birthday with us!
- A ride on the museum railway
- Model railway exhibition
- Handicraft workshops
- Taking photos, numerous programs at our end-of-season event.