Model Train Stores

6168 Wellington Road 29
Fergus, Ontario

2B in Trains is located just north of Guelph, Ontario.
N1M 2W5
197 Lansdowne Ave
Kingsville, Ontario

Action Hobbies is located in Kingsville, Ontario.
(519) 733-2619
N9Y 1S6
717 5th St S.W.
Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada

Avalon Hobbies is a full service hobby shop located in Medicine Hat, Alberta.
(403) 528-3440
(403) 528-9771
T1A 4H7
742 Fort St, Victoria, BC

Radio control vehicles, model trains, metal detectors, slot cars and much more.

Monday – Friday: 09:00 AM – 06:00 PM
Saturday: 09:00 AM – 05:30 PM
Sunday & Holidays: Closed
V8W 1H2
1444 Glenora Drive, London, Ontario, Canada

Broughdale Hobby is located in London, Ontario.

Open Monday-Friday 10 AM-6 PM, Saturday 9 AM-5 PM.
(519) 434 0600
N5X 1V2
20454 Fraser Hwy. Langley, B.C.

C&R Hobbies is a full service hobby store located in Langley, BC that includes model trains.
(604) 539-2283
V3A 4G2
2825 Grandview Hwy, Vancouver, B.C.

A full service model train store.

Hours available on their web site.
V5M 2E1
Chinook & Hobby West
5011 Macleod Tr. SW
Calgary, AB

CLOSED in 2018.

A full service hobby store.

Located on the northwest corner of 50th Ave. & Macleod Trail in Calgary, Alberta.

Store Hours:
Mon. - Sat. - 10 am to 6 pm
Sunday 12 - 5 pm
Holidays - (Call for details)
T2G 0A9
7 Kakulu Road
Ottawa, Ontario

The Christmas Train Store is a Lionel and Canadian specialty train store in Ottawa, Ontario.

Store Hours

Tuesday - Thursday: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday: 11:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Sunday and Monday: CLOSED
(800) 387-2467
K2L 2L4
8726 Highway 9
Tottenham, Ontario

Clark Industries is located in Tottenham, Ontario, northwest of Toronto.
(905) 936-2131
L0G 1W0
14121 County Road 10 R.R. #1, Elmwood, ON

Located next to ex CN flanger #56390, near Hanover, Ontario.

Open Saturday 9 AM - 6 PM, Sunday 10 AM - 5 PM and by appointment.
N0G 1S0
24-2900 Argentia Road
Mississauga, ON

Canada's Premier Resource For Model Trains
The Credit Valley Railway Company Ltd
L5N 7X9
185 Thickson Road North
Whitby, ON

Store Hours

Tuesday-Thursday 11 AM - 6 PM
Friday 11 AM - 8 PM
Saturday 10 AM - 5:30 PM
Sunday 11 AM - 4 PM
(905) 404-2100
L1N 6T9
100 Ferguson Street
North Bay, Ontario

This gift shop in North Bay, Ontario is located in the historic ex CP train station, now a museum.

(705) 476-2323
P1B 1W8
1259 Mountain Road
Moncton, NB

A full service model train store. Located in the grey building beside the house.

Store hours

Wednesday evenings from 7pm - 9pm
Saturdays 9am to 4pm.
(506) 384-8721
E1C 2T9
561 Horton St E, London, ON
N6B 1M8
15 Cootes Drive, Dundas, Ontario

Dundas Valley Hobby is a full service hobby store located near Hamilton, Ontario.

Store Hours
Monday to Thursday: 10:00am to 6:00pm
Friday: 10:00am to 8:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am to 5:00pm
Sunday: 12:00noon to 4:00pm
905 628 9156
L9H 1B1
1779 Route 640, Hanwell, NB, Canada

Elm City Hobbies is located in Hanwell, NB just outside Fredericton.

Store Hours

Tue-Sat: 10am to 6pm, Friday nights until 9pm
(506) 454 8273
E3C 2B3
411 34th Street East, Saskatoon, SK

Express Hobbies is a full service hobby store, located in the Diamond Center Mall.
S7K 0S9
George’s Trains
550 Alden Road, Unit #101 & #102,
Markham, Ontario

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George's Trains is a well-known Canadian model train store.

Store Hours

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday: 11:00am - 7:00pm
Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: 11:00am - 4pm

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Other Toronto area model train stores
(877) 887-2467
(905) 470-6302
L3R 6A8
Gooch’s Hobbies
1046 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba

CLOSED September 2016

Gooch's Hobbies was colocated with Gooch's the Bicycle Specialists. They had an extensive collection of hobby supplies, including model trains and plastic models.
R3G 0S2
80 Montreal Avenue, Ottawa ON

Hobby House is an Ottawa-based model train store, open since 1953.


(613) 749-5245
K1L 6E7
1761 Ave Cardinal, Dorval, QC

Hobby Junction Express is located in Dorval, Quebec.

(514) 631-3504
H9P 2W4
5356 rue Bélanger,
Montréal, QC

Hobby Vermont & Essex is a hobby shop in Montreal. It also houses a club model train layout that you can see from the store.

The store is open Saturdays from 10 AM to 5 PM.
(514) 723-4666
H1T 1E3
6136 Gateway Blvd NW
Edmonton, AB

Featuring model trains, radio control vehicles, toys, games, puzzles and more.

Open Monday-Wednesday 10 AM-6 PM; Thursday and Friday 10 AM-9 PM; Saturday 10 AM-5 PM; Sunday 11 AM-4 PM.
T6H 2H8
3610 - 50.Ave SE, unit 23
Calgary, AB

Specializes in European trains such as Märklin and TRIX, and also has Walthers, Athearn and Intermountain among others.

Store Hours

Monday - closed
Tue - 11:00 - 17:00 (5 pm)
Wed - 11:00 - 18:00 (6 pm)
Thu - 11:00 - 17:00 (5 pm)
Fri - 11:00 - 16:00 (4 pm)
Sat - 10:00 - 16:00 (4 pm)
Sunday - closed
T2B 3N9
4492 Adjala-Tecumseth Townline, ALLISTON, Ontario, CANADA

The Hockley Valley Railroad store is located just south of Alliston, Ontario. It is a train store and art gallery combined.

Thurs, Fri & Sat: 10:30 - 5:00
1 (888) 942-9900
L9R 1V4
1563 O'Connor Drive,
East York, Ontario, Canada

Hornet Hobbies is a full service hobby store located in northeastern Toronto.
(416) 755-4878
M4B 2V7
769 Saint Clair Street
Chatham ON Canada

Hover Haven is located in Chatham, Ontario.

Store Hours

Monday - Thursday 10:00am - 6:00pm
Friday 10:00am - 8:00pm
Saturday 10:00am - 5:00pm
(519) 354-1531
N7M 5J7
333 Tranquille Rd.
Kamloops, BC, Canada

Interior Crafts and Hobbies is located in Kamloops, British Columbia on the north side of the Thompson River.
(888) 565-5800
(250) 376-2278
V2B 3G4
800 Blvd St-Martin Ouest, Laval, QC

JacHOBBY is a full service model train store in Laval, Quebec.
(450) 667-9988
(450) 667-9179
H7M 0A7
395 Water St. N., Peterborough, ON

Jack's Hot Spot is located in Peterborough, Ontario. They specialize in radio control (R.C.) vehicles, but do have a model train section.
(705) 775-5225
K9H 3L7
1091 Victoria Street, Edmundston, NB

Located in a replica of a train station in Edmundston, New Brunswick, the shop is located with a railway interpretive centre.
(506) 739-9644
E3V 3V5
2188 Danforth Avenue
Toronto, Ontario

John's Hobbies is a full service hobby store featuring many hobbies including model trains.
(416) 421–1850
(416) 421–7441
M4C 1K3
5253 King Street, Beamsville, Ontario

Just Train Crazy is located on Highway 81 between Hamilton and St. Catharines, Ontario.
(905) 563-9200
L0R 1B3
6648 Savona Access Road, Savona, B.C.

Kelly's Kaboose was located in downtown Kamloops, British Columbia and featured an extensive model train selection together with antiques. It relocated to nearby Savona, BC in early 2017.

Hours: Tuesday through Saturday 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, closed Sunday and Monday.
(250) 377 8510
V0K 2J0
230 St. Lawrence Street
PO Box 416
Merrickville, ON

Store Hours

Thursday, Friday & Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., & Sunday from 12 noon to 4:30 p.m.
(613) 269-3690
(613) 269-3256
K0G 1N0

Leading Edge Hobbies features radio control kits and equipment, model trains, and more.

Store Hours

Monday-Thursday 10am - 5:30pm, Friday 10am - 6:30pm,
Saturday 10am - 4pm, Sunday Closed
(866) 389-4878
K7M 3Y4
1521 Grafton St
Halifax, Nova Scotia

This is Canada's oldest hobby store. Maritime Hobbies & Crafts is located in historic Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Store Hours:
Mon - Sat 9:30am - 6:00pm
Sun - Closed
B3J 2B9
Centre Laval, Suite 19
1600 Boul. Le Corbusier, Laval, QC

Max Trains is a specialized store in selling and servicing electric toy trains.
(514) 322-8626
(514) 322-8624
H7S 1Y9
Plaza 1
#116 104 13th St N
Lethbridge, AB

Model trains, plastic models, paints and more.

Open 10 AM-5:30 PM Monday-Saturday.
T1H 2R4
303 Rue Heriot, Drummondville, QC

Modèle B.T. is a full service hobby store located in Drummondville, Quebec.

Store Hours

Thursday, Friday: 1 PM to 9 PM
Saturday: 10 AM to 5 PM
(819) 850-6205
J2B 1A6
865 Upper James St. - Unit 4, Hamilton, Ontario

Modeller's Choice is a retail hobby store located in Hamilton, Ontario. They feature model trains, diecast models, plastic models and more.
L9C 3A3
53546 James Line, RR #6
Aylmer, Ontario

The Otter Valley Railroad train store is located southeast of London, Ontario.
N5H 2R5
1120 Sprucedale Rd, Woodstock, ON

Oxford Miniatures is located in Woodstock, Ontario.

(519) 539-7885
N4S 4Z9
Unit #68, 15515 24th Avenue, Surrey, BC

Store open 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Pacific Standard Time Mon-Fri and 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM on Saturdays.
V4A 2J4
2580 Wharton Glen Avenue
Mississauga, ON

Panther Hobbies has a variety of hobby supplies, model kits, model trains and more.

Store Hours

Monday to Thursday – 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Friday – 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Saturday – 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
(905) 848-0743
L4X 2A9
300 Grand River Street,Paris Ontario Canada

Paris Junction Hobbies is located in Paris, near Brantford, Ontario.

Hours of operation

Monday through Thursday 10am until 5 pm
Friday 10 am until 8 pm
Saturday 10 am until 5 pm
(519) 442-5800
N3L 3R7
Pete’s Sparetime Hobbies
1514 Regent Ave W, Winnipeg, MB

CLOSED in the summer of 2016.

Sparetime Hobbies was located on Regent Street in Winnipeg.

(204) 654-9008
R2C 3B4
PM Hobbycraft
2020J, 32 Ave NE Calgary,

PM Hobbycraft is a full service hobby store located in Calgary, with a large model train section.
(877) 764-6229
T2E 6T4
215 Dominion Street
Bridgewater, Nova Scotia

R/C Wings & Wheels is a full service hobby shop located in Bridgewater, Nova Scotia.

Store Hours

Tuesday-Thursday 10am - 5pm
Friday 10am - 6pm
Saturday 10am - 4pm
(902) 530-3169
B4V 2G8
Railhead Model Trains
524 Pandora Ave, Victoria, BC

The Railhead is located in Victoria, BC on Vancouver Island. The store is densely packed with model railroad items and is minutes from downtown.


(250) 298-9033
V8R 1A8
9 Hiawatha Street, St. Thomas, ON

They recently opened a brick and mortar store in St. Thomas, Ontario.

Store hours

Tuesday & Wednesday 11-5
Thursday & Friday 12-7
Saturday 10-3
(226) 636-0664
N5P 2S8

A full service hobby store featuring RC cars and trucks, model trains and more.

Store Hours:

Monday-Wednesday - 9:30 am-5:30 pm
Thursday - 9:30 am-7:30 pm (NEW HOURS)
Friday - 9:30 am-5:30 pm
Saturday - 9:30 am-5:30 pm
Sunday - Closed
(306) 721-4322
S4N 6P6


Roundhouse Sales was located in the Strathearn Centre in Edmonton, Alberta.


68 Station Street
Duncan BC

Scott's is located in scenic Duncan, BC on Vancouver Island. They carry a large selection of trains, models, art supplies, rockets, games, puzzles and more.

I had the pleasure of visiting the store in the summer of 2015 and I was very impressed by the selection and presentation.
V9L 1M4
4841 47 St, Sedgewick, AB

Believe it or not, the Sedgewick, AB IDA Pharmacy has a good selection of HO and N scale models and supplies!


Model Train Section
(780) 384-3528
T0B 4C0
920 Memorial Avenue, Thunder Bay, ON

The GameShelf is located in Thunder Bay, Ontario.
(807) 768-8748
P7B 3Z9
6-33 Roydon Place
Ottawa, Ontario

The Hobby Centre is located in Ottawa, Ontario.
K2E 1A3
130 Main Street North, Mount Forest, ON

The Train Cellar is located in Mount Forest, Ontario, northwest of Guelph.
(519) 323-3935
N0G 2L0
Tiny Railroads
479 Main Street
Delhi, ON

Store hours:

Friday - 12pm to 8pm
Saturday - 10am to 4pm
Sunday - 10am - 2pm
(519) 429-2482
54 Arthur Street, Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Toad Hall Toys is Manitoba's oldest independent toy retailer and is located in downtown Winnipeg.
(204) 956-2195
(204) 947-5918
R3B 1G7
Trains and Such
6043 Centre St S Calgary, Alberta, Canada

A full service model train store, serving all scales. They also have an extensive book and magazine section.

Monday to Friday 10 am – 5 pm
Saturday: 10 am – 5 pm
Sunday: 11 am – 4 pm
Holidays: Closed
877 955 7245
T2H 0C2
4668 Boulevard Décarie, Montréal, QC

Udisco is a wholesale warehouse in Montreal that is open to the public.
(514) 481-8107
H3X 2H5
111 Blvd St Martin East, Laval, QC

Van Horne Hobby is located in Laval, Quebec.

(514) 631-3504
H7M 1Z1
265 Rouge Road,
Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Ware House Hobbies is a full service model railroad store located in Winnipeg.

Hours of Operation: Tuesday 11 AM-4PM; Wednesday 11 AM-3 PM; Thursday 11 AM-8 PM; Friday 11 AM-4 PM; Saturday 10 AM-4 PM; Call for seasonal hours


(204) 837-7887
R3K 1J7
17 Arnold Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Westend Trains in Toronto features European trains such as Märklin.
(416) 251-6124
(416) 251-1637
M8Z 5A5
3895 Tecumseh Road East, Windsor, ON

Windsor Hobbies is located in its namesake city, Windsor Ontario.


(519) 945-5471
N8W 1J1
123 Main Street
Winnipeg MB

The gift shop in the Winnipeg Railway Museum has a decent selection of model train equipment, books and related material.
R3T 1A3
7457 Boyce Dr., Guelph ON

The Winona Garden Railroad is just south of Guelph, Ontario.

Open Monday-Saturday 10 AM-5 PM.
(519) 763-9477
N1H 6H9

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