The catering we do for our charters is carried out by KDRA and will be done in the Spirit of Dufftown under the name of KDRA Catering. The Spirit of Dufftown is our exclusive Catering Coach run by the Keith & Dufftown Railway Association for charters and pre-booked groups in excess of 10 people.  For further information please get in touch through our ‘Contact us’ Page or call Ros Rhodes on 01466 730327.


On the platform at Dufftown Station you will find the Sidings Café where you will be made most welcome. Come in and spend some time whether you come by train or just happen to be passing by. The Sidings Café is currently closed but will reopen on Thursday 1st March 2018.

Housed in two converted railway carriages in the bay platform this quirky Café will be open 7 days a week from the 1st March – November.

Monday – Thursday 10.00am – 4.00pm. Friday 8.00am – 4.00pm Saturday & Sunday 10.00am – 4.00pm

Breakfast, light lunches and afternoon teas are available where all dishes are prepared from the best of local products. Groups and large parties welcome by prior arrangement.

The 42 cover Café is wheelchair accessible and the staff are on hand to provide any further assistance.