• We love the original Canadian road paint schemes! Like on this RS-3.

      2017 Williams RS-3 scale diesel with True-Blast Plus sound in early Canadian National colors.

    • We love to run CP & CN passenger trains. Like these F7 and F3 diesels !

      Lionel Canadian National FP4 2005, K-line Canadian Pacific F7, 2000; Lionel Legacy CN F3, 2011

    • We play with our Toy Trains! Like these VIA Rail ALCOs.

      Lionel 1957 ALCOs custom painted.

    • We love to shop & buy trains at YORK !

      CTTA York group, October 2014

    • We like to play with toy trains on our Vancouver Modular layout!

      CTTA Engineers at CN Thornton Yard Family Day, September 2016

    • We love Lionel Engineering !

      Like this 1947 #221 Dreyfuss Hudson & whistle tender.

    • We love tinplate trains ! Like this Marx streamliner.

      Marx M10000 Union Pacific streamliner, 1934

    • We run our model Toy Trains ! Now departing, CN Turbo, Train 66.

      M.T.H. CN Turbotrain, 2013

Welcome to the Canadian Toy Train Association

Upcoming Events

Our next CTTA Club Meeting and Annual General Meeting is Sunday September 24. Join us for our annual AGM and the Fall BBQ.

More shows in October! Check the calendar for details.

Become a Member

Join us for a club meeting if you’re close by, or become a member wherever you are. Annual dues are $20.

Read about us to discover more about our club of model railroaders, toy train collectors and operators, the things we do and how we have fun with our trains!

This happy group takes a break from shopping for trains at the TCA York meet to enjoy the National Toy Train Museum close by.

Upcoming features

If Trains Could Talk’ : A Hornby Princess Elizabeth with a history & ‘What Happened to the Other Half’ : Some interesting tin plate lithography has these American Flyer trains doing double duty. By Frank Schmidt

‘What will it take?‘: To haul a train of 30 and more Lionel 6464 Series I – X boxcars. By Kyle Miller 

Club Car Sales

Our exclusive limited edition Club Cars are available to members and hobbyists.

Coming Soon! Available to order NOW. A Pacific Great Eastern crane from MTH. Delivery is expected in October 2017.

Coming Soon! Our first locomotive project is a PGE RS-3 from MTH. This very limited run of this 1st generation diesel is SOLD OUT from CTTA.

Coming Soon! Available to order NOW. A Pacific Great Eastern crane from MTH. Delivery is expected in the early 2018. PGE-Crane-3_web
In celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday, and as a thank you to club members, CTTA members can buy a maximum of two PGE cranes for the special price of $ 30.00 each, which includes shipping. Don’t miss it. Not a member ? Join now.


Club Meetings

Next one is our AGM on September 24! The Canadian Toy Train Association meets on the last Sunday of the month 9 times a year, every month except July, August & December. Meets take place in Burnaby, BC.

Doors open at 11:00 am, lunch is served at noon. Business meeting starts at 12:30, and auction starts at 1:00 pm.

View Map

CTTA 3630 map

Canadian Flyer Club Newsletters

Here’s the September 2017 issue!

CTTA Canadian Flyer January 2017 newsletter V15.1


CTTA Front Page Video

Miniatur World, Hamburg ! One of the most popular tourist attractions ever, this could be the worlds largest and most amazing model railway. Check out more member’s videos and lots more toy train fun on our Videos page and YouTube channel!

Train News & Club Activities